Matches to be played on Fridays.
2. Raised oche and matchboard at
3. Matches best of 9 games,
consisting of 3 pairs followed
by 6 singles. Each game is best
of 3 legs 501. 2 points awarded
to the winning team. Each player
can only play in one pairs and
one singles game. Minimum number
of players required to fulfil a
fixture is 4, forfeiting one
pairs and two singles. Team are
requested not to cancel fixtures
unless they have less than 4
players. All games must be
played subject to licensed
opening hours. All licence
holders are responsible for
venue to be available on
scheduled match dates.
4. Bust rule applies in all
5. Pairs to be on the board by
8.00pm and toe the oche at
6. All games to be DRAWN. Away
team draw the Home teams names
and vice versa.
7. Teams with less than 6
players must include blanks for
the draw. Games drawn with
blanks will be the forfeited
8. Home Team chalk.
9. The first throw of each game
is decided by the players
throwing closest to the bull.
The away team throw for bull
first. Winner throws first in
leg one and three. The loser
starts the second leg. In pairs
the player listed first on each
pair must throw for the bull. If
the first dart is in the bull or
outer bull the second player can
request the dart be removed from
the board. If both darts land in
the bull and the outer bull it
is classed as a draw. Players
then throw for the bull again,
with the home team throwing
10. When an agreement is reached
between captains that a player
can leave early/arrive late the
draw is still made and the game
is played first/last.
11. Result to be sent by text on
the night of the game by the
winning team to
07510 938 650
All results are still subject to
result card. Result cards to be
posted or handed in by the
WINNING team to the league
secretary by the following
week’s fixture. Only list the
player’s names on the result
card that actually played in the
Match. You do not have to list
who they played against. Defaced
cards will result in a void
12. The opposing captains must
countersign all 180’s.
13. All games to be played on
the date assigned to the
fixture, unless both captains of
the two sides agree to play on a
different date. All
re-arranged games must be played
before the original scheduled
date, and the non offending team
do not have to agree to play the
game on any other.
If an away team cancels a Match
on the day of the fixture a £20
fine will be issued to cover the
costs of food for the home team,
all fines to be paid in full to
league before entry to the next
season will be granted.
14. The points from any
cancelled Matches by teams not
complying with rule 13 WILL be
awarded to the non-offending
team. Result 9-0. Teams
failing to turn up to matches
will be deducted two points.
The committee hold the right to
remove teams from the league for
persistent breach of rule.
15. League table will be based
on points won in the season. If
tied in any position the team
who is won the most amount of
games throughout the season will
be in the higher position. If
still tied and the position in
the league is a Prize Wining
position then a one Match
playoff will be played at a
neutral venue officiated by the
16. If any team withdraws from
the league during the first half
of the season then all results
including that team, including
180s and 100+ will be removed
from standings. If team
pulls out in second half of
season, only those game after
the turn around will be removed
17. Entrance fee to join the
league is £30 per team.
New teams entry fee £60
(including a £30 deposit). £30
deposit will be returned on
completion of first season.
18. To enter the end of season
knockout Players must have
attended four games during the
season. The main pairs knockout
must consist of two players from
the same team.
19. Players can only play for
one team during the season. In
exceptional circumstances an
appeal can be made which the
full committee will appraise.
For a trial period of one
season, summer 2011,
Landlords/Landladies are allowed
to play for any sides registered
to their public house throughout
the league campaign only, but
must only play for one side on
20. Team Knockout Rules (Event
held in summer league only)
• Match format same as the
league, A2Z Travel only – Double
• Toss the coin to decide who is
the home team.
• Complete the draw for the
• Home team chalks first, then
• All games must be played
subject to licensed opening
21. Summer league trophies will
22. Winter league Cash Prize
Fund to be as follows: - Winners
of each Division £100 - Runner
Up of each Division £50
23. The full committee will
adjudicate breaches of rules or
disputes throughout the season;
the committee’s decision is
24. Charity box to be circulated
at all matches.
Agreed on the 12th March 2012
• The committee should consist
of five members voted in at the
AGM. Part year resignations will
not be filled until the next AGM
unless an extraordinary general
meeting is called.
• Every player in the league has
the right to attend AGM and
Winter Registration Night.
• Every player has the right to
vote on the election of the
committee at the AGM.
• Every player has the right to
vote on which charities the
league will support at the
• Every team that is entered in
to the league has the right to
vote on rules at the AGM.
Strictly one vote per team.