Bathford B visited bottom club Bitton and returned with 23 points to the home side’s 9. Josh Kashdan-Brown chalked up another nine points, with Steve Husbands and Ray Bennett earning 6 and 5 respectively. Alan Papier (6) and Chris Toft (3) replied for Bitton.
Paul Crocker and Steve Moss both scored maximum points as Radstock C won 21-16 away to Batheaston B, for whom Mel Henry (6) Phil Gentle (5) and Norman Thomas (3) were on the scoresheet.
Bear Flat B are well placed in division 2 following a 25-12 win away to Bathford E, for whom Mark Davis and Tony Parr were on the scoresheet with 5 points apiece. Tim Cahill and Trevor Floyd both scored the full 9 points for the victors, and Lucy Bowskill added 4 points.
Bottom team Bitton suffered another heavy defeat, going down 29-4 away to Oldfield C with Alan Papier the only player to register. Sasi Anandraj and Nick Branch both carded a full 9 points for the hosts, with Bill Guibarra contributing a further eight.
Bathford B progressed to the next round with an excellent 5-3 home win against Oldfield D, which was entirely due to the Kashdan-Brown brothers. Older brother Josh carded a fine hat-trick and Leon added a double for Bathford, with Ali Pearson (2) and Charlie Joyce replying.
Chippenham E, however, are at the other end of the table and were victims of an even heavier defeat (30-2) at home to Oldfield F, whose team of Lee Bailey, Paul Harris, and Colin Dowding all scored the full 9 points. The home team’s points were earned by Mike Entwistle and Simon Tandy....
Updated handicaps to include a couple of missed players attached
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Player Handicaps to be used for the first round of matches in the Handicap Cup:
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Chippenham C visited Key Centre B with only two players, but Brenda Baldwin and Paul Vincent carded maximum points for a 21-11 win which left them just behind Radstock in the table. Matt Timpson and Dave Carter won a point each for the home team to add to the forfeited points.