DARTS: South Holland’s Ball given England nod

ENGLAND CALL: Claire Ball
ENGLAND CALL: Claire Ball

Darting ace Claire Ball is to represent England at the annual BDO British Internationals in Halifax next month.

A regular player on the South Holland darts scene, Ball has become a fixture of the England side since winning her first call-up in 2012.

The battle of Britain’s finest females will take place from April 4-6 at The Venue in Barkisland, Halifax.

Ball, who represents Cambridgeshire at county level, will be joined by Lisa Ashton (Lancashire), Trina Gulliver (Warwickshire), Deta Hedman (Oxfordshire), Lorraine Winstanley (Yorkshire) and Fallon Sherrock (Cleveland) in the squad.