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SWF Advanced League Division One Bristol 7 Nailsea 2

[<<] [>>] by Marcus Evans at Bristol
2 Sep 2019 (AC)

Bristol win the Parkstone Trophy for the umpteenth consecutive year.

David Goacher beat Marcus Evans +20
James Galpin beat Ed Duckworth +26tp
Robert Wilkinson beat Kathy Wallace +11

David Goacher beat James Galpin +25
Ed Duckworth beat Kathy Wallace +18
Marcus Evans beat Robert Wilkinson +4tp

David Goacher beat Kathy Wallace +26sxp
Ed Duckworth beat Marcus Evans +26tp
Robert Wilkinson beat James Galpin +10

This is David Goacher's first ever completed sextuple peel in a ranking game, which I assume is probably a record both in terms of number of years and games between first ranking game and first sextuple. I haven't checked, but I suspect it also means James Galpin replaces David as the currently highest ranked player not to have a sextuple recorded in the rankings.

Despite being a 'ladies' sextuple, he required a straight double to finish, which included his rover peel attempt finishing in the jaws with striker's ball in contact, allowing him to complete the peel with a pseudo croquet stroke (which would of course been a fault had the balls not been in contact). Even then he mishit the rush to the peg and had an eight yard peg out.



 

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