BILLIARDS: Whitewash win extends Consti lead

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It’s now nine wins on the trot for Spalding and District Billiards League leaders Holbeach B as they extended their lead to seven points with a perfect show.

They crushed basement boys Gosberton 7-0, with a 20 break from Nigel Ward (R100) the highlight.

Second-placed Consti C went down 4-3 against friendly foes Consti B. Although he lost, Mick Johnson (O160) shone for the ‘B’ team with a fine 46 break.

The best break of the week went to Holbeach a ace Hugh Pinner (O170), who racked up scores of 53, 43 and 32 in his sides’ 5-2 win at Pyramid A.

Elsewhere, Crowland B prevailed 5-2 at Donington thanks to wins from Paul Holland (R70) and Neil Burton (R80), while Consti D saw off club rivals Consti A 5-2. Alan Hansard (R70) sealed that success.

Results: Pyramid A 2 Holbeach A 5 (538-551); Donington 2 Crowland B 5 (456-596); Consti C 3 Consti B 4 (577-485); Holbeach B 7 Gosberton 0 (600-521); Holbeach USC A 2 Consti C5 (438-592); Consti A 2 Consti D 5 (582-587).