Roffey darts ace Peters in Sussex win

Sussex Darts at the Roffey Club
Sussex Darts at the Roffey Club

Sussex began their campaign to win promotion back to Division 2 of the Inter Counties Darts League with a 19-17 defeat of Buckinghamshire at the Roffey Club.

The weekend started badly with a 6-0 loss for the women’s B team, before the men’s B started an epic fightback after goiing 2-0 down early on.

On Sunday, Sussex drew comfort from he presentation by Carlsberg Sales Divisional Manager Steve Brick and Roffey Club Secretary Carol Connett of a cheque for £5,000 to the County’s Chairman Dave Quinney and Treasurer Chrissy Allen. The ladies A team then drew 3-3 before Roffey’s Tony Peters helped the men’s A team team pull off victory as Sussex came from 9-15 down.