Over 60’s Double Rink Daventry v Kingsthorpe 29-36
The Daventry B team had an interesting encounter against Kingsthorpe in the above competition on Tuesday.
The away team skipped by Brian Scott made a promising start and after ten ends held a 9-6 advantage. However, they had a torrid time over the next seven ends conceding 17 shots without reply and, although they picked up a single on the final end, they eventually went down 23-10.
The home team led by Alan Davies conceded a single on the first end but thereafter were well in control of the game with all four players playing well. After eleven ends they had built up a substantial 17-3 advantage. They still had a healthy advantage of 19-5 after fifteen ends to leave the match result on a knife edge. The Kingsthorpe four finished strongly over the final three ends picking up 8 shots to leave Daventry winning 19-13. The combined result was Kingsthorpe 36 Daventry 29.
Rink 1: Adge Smith, Ray Rumble, Richard Holland and Alan Davies  T Chapman 
Rink 2: Morris Freeman, Chris Jalland, Mick Isom and Brian Scott  P Morris 
Score For: 19
Score Against: 13
Score For: 10
Score Against: 23