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Simpson's Santon straight

Kelly wins Handicap Cup

James Simpson hit a perfect 50 straight to win the sixth round of the Colin Bowen Memorial English skeet league on Sunday.

 

He pipped John Moore and Dave Corlett, who notched 49, to take the top prize at Meary Veg in Santon.

 

That score was matched by Peter Kelly who hit 49 to triumph in B class from Ted Kermeen (45) and Guilio Fabrizio and Ted Davis (43).

 

It also secured the Wilf Cannell Handicap Cup for Kelly.

 

Rob Marshall won C class with a score of 41 from George Noble (36).

 

Eleven shooters carried on to complete 100 targets with Moore and Corlett firing an impressive 99, one shot ahead of Simpson.

100 League: 1 (equal), J. Moore and D. Corlett 99; 3, J. Simpson 98; 4, S. Cross 96; 5, R. Bowen-Matthews 94; 6 (equal), T. Kermeen and I. Stockil 89.

Next week is the sixth round of the Tower Insurance DTL league at 10am with the sixth round of the Sadler Agricultural Supplies ABT league and the Manx Petroleums Olympic skeet league in the afternoon.

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