DOMINOES: Leaders knocked off top of tree

LEADERS Station Hotel (Newstead) were knocked off the top of the tree for Christmas in the HUCKNALL WINTER DOMINOES LEAGUE after suffering only their second defeat of the season.

Station were hammered 4-1 at Shamrock to fall two points behind the new top dogs, Talk Of The Town, who beat Bestwood Village Social Club 3-2.

There is then a further two-point gap back to Station Hotel (Hucknall) B, who whitewashed Bentinck Club 5-0, and defending champions Constitutional Club, who triumphed 4-1 at Little John.

At the bottom of the table, Royal British Legion celebrated only their second victory of the campaign, disposing of fellow strugglers Empire Strikes Back 4-1.

The week’s remaining fixture resulted in a 3-2 win for George Street B, away to Crafty Conny.