Important wins for Kalkara SJ and Cospicua R.
Mosta HB A- Kalkara SJ 2-6 Gameweek 4 saw two title contenders face each other in division one, with Kalkara St Joseph securing the points with a 6-2 away victory.
After two games the score was level with Kirsten Aquilina winning for the visitors and Albert Scerri for Mosta.
The next three games were crucial in deciding the outcome of this match with Kalkara winning all three which meant securing a minimum of a draw. Chris Cohen and Andy Keen winning in the singles and K.Aquilina/Stanmore in the doubles.
Brian Abela gave the home side a glimmer of hope by reducing the score to 2-4, but a strong finish by the visitors secured all points with wins coming from Stanmore and Keen/Ciantar in the doubles.
Next week will not feature any national league matches due to the Malta International Open scheduled between 15-17 November, with matches returning on 25 November which includes a mouth-watering clash between Kalkara SJ and Floriana Ajax A, two teams on maximum points in the top division.
Cospicua R-Hamrun EB A 7-1 In division two, Cospicua Rangers comfortably defeated Hamrun Education Bar A in a top of the table clash. All square after two games with Antnick Bugeja winning for the hosts and Mario Tonna for the visitors.
From that point onwards, Rangers took control and managed to win all the remaining six games to secure all 3 points which meant that these two teams now still together on top of the table with 9 points followed by Floriana Ajax B on 8 points. T
he wins for Cospicua came from Martin Debono, Andre Zammit, George Mizzi, Melchior Farrugia in the singles and Bugeja/Debono and Mizzi/Farrugia in the doubles.
Results Game - Week 4 (11/11/2016)
Division 1 Zejtun Beland Bullseye v Gudja POs Bar A 2-6; Mosta Horseshoe Bar A v Kalkara St Joseph 2-6; Bormla Bocci Club v Zejtun Juventutis Domus 4-4; Floriana Ajax A v BBugia Cox Sports Club A 6-2.
Cospicua Rangers vs Hamrun Education Bar A 7-1; Bugibba Munchies Pub vs Senglea M. Conquest 5-3; Gudja POs Bar B vs Mosta Bocci Club 6-2; BBugia Cox Sports Club B vs Floriana Ajax B 0-8.
Mgarr The Hatch Sports Bar vs St Paul`s Diamonds 2-6; Hamrun Education Bar B vs Bugibba Interc. Sun City 3-5; St. Venera Red Square vs Mosta Horseshoe Bar B 3-5.
Standings Game - Week 4 (11/11/2016)
Division 1 1st Floriana Ajax A, Kalkara St Joseph – 12 points; 3rd Mosta Horseshoe Bar A, Gudja POs Bar A – 7 points; 5th B’Bugia Cox Sports Club A, Zejtun Beland Bullseye – 3 points; 7th Bormla Bocci Club, Zejtun Juventutis Domus – 0 points.
1st Cospicua Rangers, Hamrun Education Bar A – 9 points; 3rd Floriana Ajax B – 8 points; 4th Bugibba Munchies Pub – 7 points; 5th Mosta Bocci Club – 5 points; 6th Senglea M. Conquest – 4 points; 7th Gudja POs Bar B – 3 points; 8th B’Bugia Cox Sports Club B – 0 points.
1st Mosta Horseshoe Bar B – 12 points; 2nd Bugibba Intercontinental Sun City – 10 points; 3rd Hamrun Education Bar B, St. Pauls Diamonds – 3 points; 5th Mqabba St Mary BC, St. Venera Red Square – 2 points; 7th Mgarr The Hatch Sports Bar – 1 points.
Fixtures Game-week 5(25/11/2016)
Division 1 Bormla Bocci Club v Mosta Horseshoe Bar A; BBugia Cox Sports Club A v Zejtun Beland Bullseye; Zejtun Juventutis Domus v Gudja POs Bar A; Kalkara St Joseph v Floriana Ajax A.
Gudja POs Bar B v Bugibba Munchies Pub; Floriana Ajax B v Cospicua Rangers; Mosta Bocci Club v Hamrun Education Bar A; Senglea M. Conquest v BBugia Cox Sports Club B.
Hamrun Education Bar B v Mgarr The Hatch Sports Bar; Mosta Horseshoe Bar B v Mqabba St Mary BC; St Paul`s Diamonds v St. Venera Red Square.