PREMIER Division Dominoes toppers Hop Pole A stay six points clear after a 5-3 win at Vine A, with West End Band Club C, 5-3 victors over LMR B, taking their turn to head the chasing group of six separated by just four points.

Division One Dominoes pacemakers Delamere Arms overturned a 3-0 deficit to snatch a draw with fourth-placed Flying Lady A.

Up to second after a 6-2 defeat of Cheshire Cheese are Broughton Arms, with White Lion a third after beating their B team 6-2.

Nantwich Road A are demoted from second to fifth after a disastrous 7-1 defeat by Pioneers Club B, in which Pete Shone prevented the whitewash.

Bottom-placed Earl of Chester gained a first win of the season, 5-3 over Amalgamated A.

Division Two Dominoes leaders Oddfellows Club let slip a 4-1 lead in their draw at Horse Shoe, but remain one point ahead of Rising Sun A, who themselves let slip a 3-1 lead in their draw at Express.

Division Three Dominoes top two Liberal Club and Kings Arms B remain separated by two points after respective 5-3 wins at third-placed Raven and Rileys Club A.

Coppenhall Club’s second successive 6-2 win, this week at the Hawk, lifts them to joint fourth with Swan and Chequers.

Division Four Dominoes toppers White Lion let a 4-1 lead slip away in their draw at Coach and Horses, but are seven points clear of Duke of Bridgewater C, up a place from third after beating their B team 7-1, the latter needing to thank Andy Norbury for preventing the whitewash.

Division Five Dominoes pacemakers Prince of Wales A beat a depleted Foresters Arms B 7-1, Dave Dodd’s win staving off the whitewash to open up an eight points gap over Brunel Arms C.

They were 3-1 up in their draw with Rileys Club B. Third-placed Brunel Arms B overturned a 3-0 deficit to win 5-3 at Hop Pole B, but are seemingly involved in a battle for the runners-up spot.