OXFORD & District performed superbly to finish runners-up on their debut in the Harman Cup Inter-League competition at Racks, Maidenhead.

The Oxford side won through the the last four by coming second to Thames Valley A in Group B, beating Harrow 5-3 and drawing 4-4 with Milton Keynes A.

In the semi-finals, they whitewashed Thames Valley B 5-0 to earn a place against Byfleet in the final.

After sharing the first four frames of the decider thanks to wins from Ross Barker and Karl Walker, Oxford succumbed 5-2 to the Surrey side.

l NEIL Craycraft produced the top break in the Gentworks Oxford & District Snooker League season.

His 60 helped Abingdon Conservative A beat Eynsham A 5-1 in Premier & Division 1.

John Ayres had a break of 51 as Eynsham B drew 3-3 with J’s Sports Bar C in Division 3.



Premier & Div 1: Abingdon Con A 5, Eynsham A 1; New Club A 3, Witney B 3; Woodstock 1, J’s Sports Bar 5; Litlemore RBL C 3, Thame A 3.

Div 2: Witney A 2, Green Rd A 4; Oxford Bowls Club 1, Thame B 5; Highfield A 3, Littlemore RBL A 3; Thame C 6, East Oxford Con B 0.

Div 3: Green Rd B 2, Abingdon Con B 4; Eynsham B 3, J’s Sports Bar C 3; East Oxford Con A 4, Highfield B 2; Yarnton RBL A 5, Littlemore RBL B 1.



Fieldside 1, Ashton 2; Oxford Bowls A 0, Eynsham 3; Headington Con 0, Littlemore RBL 3; Thame 3, Oxford Bowls B 0.