Billingshurst darts team reaches national final

Tony Ayres
Tony Ayres

The all-conquering Billingshurst Kings Arms dart team of Dave Ansell, Nigel Wakefield, Ross Gilingham, Mark Knight, Tony Ayres and Tom Knight have reached the Finals of the Punch Taverns sponsored National Cup.

In the South East Regional Finals on Saturday at Twickenham, they beat a team from Tottenham and then Newmarket from Brighton, both 6-2.

This latest success comes having overcome teams from Redhill, Horley and Earlswood in the rounds leading up to the regional finals.

The Kings Arms swept the board locally last season and in Ayres have a player who has appeared at the PDC world finals. The National Finals are in Coventry on Saturday October 27.