HOME advantage failed to save Carcroft from an 83-64 Doncaster Bowls Association Doubles League Division One defeat against Armthorpe.
Denaby posted an 84-62 win over Yorkshire Main.
Ron Mortlock and Neil Gregory (21-6) were the only winners for Thorpe Marsh-Bentley in their 69-65 defeat at Pilkingtons Recreation.
Dave Henson and David Hunt (21-8) starred for Armthorpe in their 75-65 win over Pilks Recreation.
Trevor Cotterill and Steve Shannon (21-6) helped Unison beat Yorkshire Main 73-68.
Mick Wainwright and Dennis Reilly won 21-0 for Askern in their 70-63 Division Two win over Wickersley Village.
Thorne Colliery pipped visiting Adwick 84-72. Westfield Park won 79-71 at Wickersley.
Gary Stanley and Calum O’Brien (21-4) were the best pairing for Pilkingtons Recreation C in their 82-54 Division Three win over Bentley Colliery.
Parklands B claimed a narrow 81-77 win at Adwick B.
Wayne Barker and Steve Walker (21-7) gave Pilkingtons Rec C a winning start in their 72-68 victory at Yorkshire Main B.
John Clewer and Andrew Kershaw (21-7) couldn’t prevent Armthorpe B’s 61-51 defeat as visiting Carcroft B had good wins from Joan and Stan Job (21-4) and John Burton and Mark Daniels (21-5).
Tony Scotting and Brian Randerson (21-6) excelled for Unison B as they extended their unbeaten run in Division Four with an 84-50 win at Westfield Park C.
Moira Robb and Peter Hutchinson (21-9) were the match-winners for Tickhill in their 73-60 victory over Pilks Rec D.
Tickhill got a good start from John Hodgson and Dennis Turner (21-6), but Westfield Park B fought back to win 67-53 through Eric and Jo Bubb (21-5) and Bob Knibbs and Bob Sisman (21-6).