Long Eaton Singles Darts League

2020 Rules

      

Format for league Matches:


Each match shall consist of 8 legs of   501, straight start and double finish.

Bull Up to decide who throws first in legs 1,3,5,7.

All 8 legs to be played.

1 point awarded for each leg won.

      

Format for Cup Matches:


Each singles match shall consist of   legs of 501, straight start and double finish.

Each pairs match shall consist of legs of 701,   straight start and double finish.

Bull up, home player/pair to throw   for bull first.

      

Singles Cup Leg Format:

  

Pre Lim's = Best of 5

1st Round = Best of 7

2nd Round = Best of 7

Semi Finals = Best of 9

Final = Best of 11

      

Pairs Cup Leg Format:

  

Pre Lims, 1st Round & Semi Finals   = Best of 5

Final = Best of 7


Rules:     

1: Players must pay £5 registration to   enter the league plus 4 matches subs of £5 / Match, Total = £25.

 

2: Players must pay £5 per match (cash only), this includes the Decathlon event as this is a fixture, even if you are unable to attend.

 

3: Player's subscriptions to be paid in full by the stated deadline to allow the treasurer to prepare the players pay outs:

2020 Spring Season = 27 May 2020

2020 Autumn Season = 18 Nov 2020

 

4: The match boards shall be 5' 8"   from the bull to the floor and a throwing distance of 7' 9.25".

 

5: Bust Rule applies.

 

6: Players will Bull up to determine who throws first, home player to go for Bull first. In the event of a bounce out that throw will be retaken. If the first player hits Bull or 25 the dart is to be retrieved before the second player throws, in the event the first dart blocks the Bull, the second player can request to the marker to rotate the position of the dart clear without removing the dart.

 

7: Players must be up to date on their subs prior to playing their match.

 

8: Games to start at 8pm.

 

9: All fixtures for the evening will be distributed via WhatsApp / Facebook groups.

 

10: Order of play will be drawn up prior to 7:45pm.

 

11: Players to mark as defined by the order of play or arrange someone to mark for them.

 

12: Please be at the board ready to mark your turn, (Smoke, Drink and Toilet breaks to be timed accordingly).

 

13: No use of Mobile Phones, Drinking or E Cigarettes whilst marking.

 

14: Holidays / Unable to attend a fixture:
Each player can potentially reschedule up to 7 fixtures, 5 x pre-booked and 2   x emergency / late cancellations, (all fixtures to be fulfilled).
Anything over and above this allocation will be reviewed on an individual   basis by the committee and a 4 points deduction maybe applied.

 

15: Players shall inform the fixtures secretary prior  to 6pm on the Tuesday prior if they cannot fulfill their fixture, this will   incur no penalty. Players who know in advance they are away, are to inform   the fixtures secretary as early as possible to aid the rearrangement of   fixtures.

 

16: Players knowing to be late for their match must notify the fixture secretary before 6pm on match night, so that the fixture secretary can amend the order of play accordingly.

 

17: In the event of a player being called away from the venue in an emergency only No penalty shall be imposed.

 

18: Catch-up and rearranged matches will be added to the night's fixture list by the fixture secretary.

 

19: League Cup and Pairs matches will be played within the league fixtures up to the semi-finals.

 

20: Pairs will be assigned based on  league position at the turn around, after the last fixture has been played.   1st place will pair with 26th, 2nd with 25th and so on to 13th paired with 14th.

 

21: All monies to be played for will be   shown at the start of the season, but is subject to change if players drop   out of the league or any sponsorship alters.

 

22: Any player leaving the league during  the season, not fulfilling their fixtures or behind on their fees shall for forfeit any monies and winnings accrued for that current season. However any subs paid in advance of leaving date shall be returned but must be collected personally by the leaving player.

 

23: In the event of a tie in the league position at   the end of the season, after points it will go on head to head, (most legs wins),  then if still not separated it will go to the better season average.

 

24: Scores of 180,140,100, Least Darts, Highest   Finish and 8 leg match average will be recorded in League matches only.

 

25: All prize monies must be collected by   the winning player, (no 3rd party to collect on behalf of another player).

 

26: All matches including catch ups, cups   and Decathlon must be played at The Sportsman on Wednesday nights only to the   treasurer.

 

27: No Decathlon Catch up will be available.


28: In the event any payout is split between more that one player, the prize paid out will be rounded up to the nearest £5.

 

29: The committee's decision is final on all matters.

 

30: The League will guarantee existing players of any  given 6 month season first refusal in the following years season. For Example,  player completing the 2020 Spring season will be Guaranteed a place in the 2021 Spring season. Existing player complete the 2020 Spring Season is not necessarily   Guaranteed a place in the 2020 Autumn Season, however will have second priority.   For Details of our player admissions policy see our priority table below:

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Long Eaton Singles Darts League

2019 Rules

      

Format for league Matches:

  

Each match shall consist of 8 legs of 501, straight start and double finish. 

Home Player throws first in legs 1,3,5,7.

All 8 legs to be played.

1 point awarded for each leg won.


Format for Cup Matches:


Each singles match shall consist of legs of 501, straight start and double finish.

Each pairs match shall consist of legs of 701, straight start and double finish.

Bull up, home player/pair to throw for bull first.

First player throwing for the bull shall retrieve their dart if bull or outer bull is hit prior to the second player throwing.

In the event of a bounce out, that throw will be retaken.

    

Singles Cup Leg Format:

  

1st Round = Best of 5

2nd Round = Best of 7

Quarter Finals = Best of 7

Semi Finals = Best of 9

Final = Best of 11

      

Pairs Cup Leg Format:

  

Pre Lims, 1st Round & Semi Finals   = best of 5

Final = Best of 7


League Rules for 2019:

 

1: Players must pay £5 registration to enter the league plus 4 matches subs of £5 / Match, total = £25.

 

2: Players must pay £5 per match (cash only), this includes the Decathlon event as this is a fixture, even if you are unable to attend.

 

3: Player's subscriptions to be paid in full by 27/11/2019 to allow the treasurer to prepare the players pay outs.

 

4: The match boards shall be 5' 8" from the bull to the floor and a throwing distance of 7' 9.25".

 

5: Bust Rule applies.

 

6: Players must be up to date on their subs prior to playing their match.

 

7: Games to start at 8pm.

 

8: All fixtures for the evening will be distributed via WhatsApp / Facebook groups.

 

9: Order of play will be drawn up prior to 7:45pm.

 

10: Players to mark as defined on the order of play or arrange someone to mark for them.

 

11: Please be at the board ready to mark your turn, (smoke, Drink and toilet breaks to be timed accordingly).

 

12: No drinking or use of E Cigarettes whilst marking.

 

13: Holidays / Unable to attend a fixture:
Each player can potentially reschedule up to 12 fixtures, 9x pre-booked and 

3 x emergency / late cancellations, (all fixtures to be fulfilled).
Anything over and above this allocation will be reviewed on an individual basis by the committee and a 4 points deduction maybe applied.

 

14: Players shall inform the fixtures secretary prior to 6pm on the Tuesday prior if they cannot fulfil their fixture, this will incur no penalty. Players who know in advance they are away, are to inform the fixtures secretary as early as possible to aid the rearrangement of fixtures.

 

15: Players knowing to be late for their match must notify the fixture secretary before 6pm on match night, so that the fixture secretary can amend the order of play accordingly.

 

16: In the event of a player being called away from the venue in an emergency only No penalty shall be imposed.

 

17: Catch-up and rearranged matches will be added to the night's fixture list by the fixture secretary.

 

18: League Cup and Pairs matches will be played within the league fixtures up to the semi-finals.

 

19: Pairs will be assigned based on league position at the turn around, after Match Night #23. 1st place will pair with 24th, 2nd with 23rd and so on to 12th paired with 13th.

 

20: All monies to be played for will be shown at the start of the season, but is subject to change if players drop out of the league or any sponsorship alters.

 

21: Any player leaving the league during the season, not fulfilling their fixtures or behind on their fees shall for forfeit any monies and winnings accrued for that current season. However any subs paid in advance of leaving date shall be returned but must be collected personally by the leaving player.

 

22: In the event of a tie in the league position at the end of the season, after points it will go on head to head, (most legs over the 2 matches wins), then if still not separated it will go to the better season average.

 

23: Scores of 180,140,100, Least Darts, Highest Finish and 8 leg match average will be recorded in League matches only.

 

24: All prize monies must be collected by the winning player, (no 3rd party to collect on behalf of another player).

 

25: All matches including catch ups, cups and Decathlon must be played at The Sportsman on Wednesday nights only.

 

26: No Decathlon Catch up will be available.

 

27: The committee's decision is final on all matters.

 

28: The League will guarantee existing players of the 2019 season a place in the 2020 season if registered by 27/11/2019.

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