Being as Graham Hall didn’t play in week eight of the Black Country Thursday Night Singles League he lost pole position to Nick Fullwell who had 8-0 wins over both Paul Harrison and Angie Carroll to take his points to 133 from 16 games with Hall now second four points behind him with two games in hand.

Biggest climber of the week was Rich Bowen who on the night completed no fewer than five games winning four of them, 5-3 against Grace Angell and Benjamin Hollowood, 7-1 against Heather Wright and 8-0 against Martin Angell. Bowen’s other game saw him lose 5-3 to Jason Lowe. Bowen’s five games saw him move up seven places in the table to sixth on 96 points. Jason Lowe also improved on his position as in addition to his win over Bowen added 8-0 wins over Angie Carroll and Alex Mason to take him up to seventh place from twelfth with 88 points.