Sheila & Bernie Durcan made an impressive start in the Peter Coward Pairs League last Sunday at the NSC, winning all three matches to top the table.
The Durcans dispatched Richard Faragher & Maurice O’Reilly 19-2 before beating Harry Minor & Chris Holland 18-5 and finished with a 22-4 victory over James Teare & Stephen Bradley.
Jayne Smith & Stephen Gale are in second place, having played a game less after comfortable wins over James Teare & Stephen Bradley (20-3) and Richard Faragher & Maurice O’Reilly 24-4. Seamus Whelan & Collin Holland are also on 6 points after 2 games with wins over Tony Quine & Pat Mason (17-2) and an impressive fightback against Harry Minor & Chris Holland to win 15-10.
The early table is:
|1||Jayne Smith / Stephen Gale||10||9||111||28|
|2||Seamus Whelan / Collin Holland||10||6||54||19|
|3||Sheila Durcan / Bernie Durcan||9||5||33||15|
|4||James Teare / Stephen Bradley||10||4||-50||13|
|5||Tony Quine / Pat Mason||9||4||-27||12|
|6||Chris Holland / Harry Minor||9||3||-16||10|
|7||Richard Faragher / Maurice O’Reilly||9||0||-105||0|