Merry Beez Charity Cup Champions 2024

MENS FINAL

1ST MAY 2024

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FLYERS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MERRY BEEZ

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JOHN GRANT

9

8

9

13

7

5

51

 

GRAHAM PIKE

6

7

6

7

5

6

37

MIKE SEXTON

7

9

7

7

7

7

44

 

JOHN LING

6

4

6

7

8

8

39

DEREK STEVENS

7

6

6

5

9

9

42

 

GARY SHARRATT

8

6

7

5

5

7

38

 

23

23

22

25

23

21

137

 

 

20

17

19

19

18

21

114

 

 

46

68

93

116

137

23 UP

 

 

 

37

56

75

93

114

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

At halfway stage the Flyers took a 12 pin lead.   John of the Flyers stepped up in the 4th hand and floored 13 spare giving them an 18 pin lead into the 5th hand.   Going into the second leg the Flyers were 23 pins ahead.
                                 

ANDY BUCKLAND

6

7

9

14

8

6

50

 

SEAN DOONER

9

8

6

8

7

13

51

STUART WHITE

5

6

7

8

8

5

39

 

DAN LLEWELLYN

5

7

9

7

6

7

41

NIGEL SEXTON

15

6

8

8

4

8

49

 

CRAIG TAYLOR

9

7

5

12

7

5

45

 

26

19

24

30

20

19

138

 

 

23

22

20

27

20

25

137

 

 

45

69

99

119

138

24 UP

 

 

 

45

65

92

112

137

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Nigel of the Flyers opened his account with a 15 spare - however going into the 3rd hand all level on this leg.   Andy of the Flyers floored a 14 spare in the 4th hand giving the Flyers A 30 hand and then Craig of the Merry Beez also floored a 12 spare taking pins off the top but still leaving the Merry Beez 7 pins down on this leg.   Sean of the Merry Beez floored a 13 spare in the last hand enabling them to pull back 6 pins and going into the third leg 24 pins down on the game.
                                 
JAMIE POWELL

6

8

8

7

7

8

44

 

BEN RYAN

9

9

5

6

6

8

43

CHRIS MORRIS

4

7

7

6

5

4

33

 

JIM DUNNING

6

8

7

4

6

8

39

KIERAN HENDZEL

8

8

5

7

7

5

40

 

MARK JAMES

7

6

9

6

8

12

48

 

18

23

20

20

19

17

117

 

 

22

23

21

16

20

28

130

 

 

41

61

81

100

117

11 UP

 

 

 

45

66

82

102

130

 

Merry Beez pulled back 4 pins in the first hand.   At halfway stage Merry Beez had pulled back 5 pins on this leg.   Going into the 5th hand Flyers had pulled back 4 pins so now just 1 pin down on this leg.   Mark of the Merry Beez floored a 12 spare in his last hand giving them a 28 pin hand and 13 pins ahead in this leg (11 pins down on the game)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PHIL SEXTON

4

7

9

7

6

7

40

 

MARK PINCHIN

9

5

8

12

8

7

49

MATTY PARSONS

5

9

7

9

7

7

44

 

ANDREW WILSHAW

6

7

7

8

7

9

44

RYAN BUCKLAND

8

4

8

7

8

6

41

 

ANDY NEATHER

16

4

9

5

7

5

46

 

17

20

24

23

21

20

125

 

 

31

16

24

25

22

21

139

 

 

37

61

84

105

125

 

 

 

 

47

71

96

118

139

 

Andy of the Merry Beez stepped up and floored a 16 spare in his first hand to give them a 31 pin hand and a 14 pin lead in this hand (3 pins ahead on the game)   Flyers pulled back 4 pins in the second hand so now they are 1 pin up on the game.   Level hand in the 3rd.   Mark of the Merry Beez floored a 12 spare on the 4th hand to put them 1 pin ahead on the game.    Merry Beez pulled another pin in the 5th hand so going into the last hand 2 pins up on the game.    Merry Beez pulled another pin in the last hand so winning the game by 3 pins.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FINAL SCORES

FLYERS

 

 

517

 

 

 

MERRY BEEZ

520

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

THIS TURNED INTO A VERY CLOSE GAME IN THE LAST TWO LEGS, ESPECIALLY IN THE LAST LEG WITH THE LEAD CHANGING HANDS AND A VERY INTERESTING AND FRIENDLY GAME TO WATCH PLAYED WITH GREAT FUN ON BOTH SIDES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CONGRATULATIONS TO JOHN GRANT OF THE FLYERS AND SEAN DOONER OF THE MERRY BEEZ SHARING THE TIM MASLING SHIELD WITH A TOP SCORE OF 51

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Flyers  Runners - up in the Charity Cup 2024.

 

John Grant of the Flyers and Sean Dooner of the Merry Beezs shared the Tim Maslin shield

with joint top score of 51

Merry Beez Captain collecting cup from Chairman Tony Meadows