Hitman Hills climbs up Golden Fleece Darts Premier Division into second spot

Darts

Tuesday, 22nd May 2018, 12:44 pm
Graeme Hills.
Graeme Hills.

Graeme Hills is becoming a dark horse in the quest for the Golden Fleece Darts Premier Division title after slowly edging his way up the table.

This week, Hills secured two convincing victories to move into second spot, just behind league leader Paul Williams.

Hills stormed to a 5-0 victory over Tom Davies, and then saw off the threat of Davy Thompson to win 5-2, with winning legs of 14, 18, 20 (twice) and 21 darts (twice).

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Williams continues to lead the way at the top of the league after he defeated Mark Reeves 5-0, with winning legs of 17 (twice), 19 (twice) and 20 darts.

Gary Richardson beat Norman Place 5-1, while Richie Thoms defeated his son, Jordan, 5-3, with both players’ best leg coming in 20 and 21 darts.

Anth Skelton fought back from 4-1 down to draw with Jordan Cook.

Both players’ best leg was a 20-darter, with Skelton also hitting a fine 180.

Neil Rose resoundingly came back from 3-0 down to beat Pete Wilson 5-3.

Marco Laybourn eased to a 5-1 win over Steve Carr, while Davy Thompson beat Steve Richardson 5-1.

Last game of the night saw Mark Reeves held to a draw against Marco Laybourn.