Hexthorpe hit back

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KEN Newcombe (21-6) starred for Pilkingtons Recreation in their 141-129 Doncaster BA Over-60s Division One win over Brodsworth, for whom Inez Willoughby won 21-9.

Keith Johnson (21-8) stood out for Tickhill in their 150-129 win over Parklands.

Nora Buxton (21-9) was Askern’s best in their 157-136 Division Two success at Bentley.

Brian Parker (21-8) caught the eye for Bentley Colliery in their 152-128 win at Carcroft.

Brian Coates saw his 21-3 win for Adwick cancelled out by Eden Grove-Peglers’ Eric Cullingworth (21-8) and Danny Ruffini (21-6), as the home side posted a 137-116 victory.

Yorkshire Main had the first three winners, including Cliff Smith (21-4), but Hexthorpe won the remainder, with Don Borthwick (21-5) starring, to claim a 140-120 success.

Norman Whittaker won 21-7 for Westfield Park, but his side were well beaten (149-124) with Ken Booth (21-8) leading the way for Armthorpe.

Colin Nicholson (21-5) was the only success for Mexborough B as Brian Turner (21-3) inspired Thorne’s 152-104 Division Three win.