ViveMenorca drop to ACB's relegation zone
A home defeat against CB Murcia, 84 to 94, on Sunday saw ViveMenorca drop to 16th place in the ACB league, one place above the bottom of the table; the last two teams being in the relegation zone.
This Sunday the local team has an away game against 7th-placed Pamesa Valencia which will start at 1230 hrs. and be shown live on IB3.
Home win for the Valeriano Allès team
A 3-0 home win against CV La Caja de Canarias on Saturday kept Valeriano Allés in third place in the Spanish Super League, on equal points with the second-place Murcia team who are ahead on set difference. CV Albacete heads the table with a 2 point advantage.
The Ciutadella ladies' volleyball team's next match will be on 14th February.
Start of the 2009 Menorcan Golf league
Saturday saw the start of the 2009 Menorcan Golf League at Son Parc which will run until 8th December, this being the third year of the league.
A competition will be held each month (except May, July and August) and participants will have to play in a minimum of five competitions of the nine that will be held in order to qualify for classification, the seven best results being counted.
Start of second half of Winter Darts League
The first fixtures in the second half of the darts league were played last Tuesday. As a result, San Mames' advantage was cut back to 3 points in Division A, after the team was beaten 6-3 by the Casino, and leads with 73 points, closely followed by Skippy's on 70. In Division B Village Pub (ex Champs) increased their lead at the top of the table to 5 points, following an 8-1 win against Bar Pins, and now have 84 points with Aloha, on 79, in second position.
The Mixed Pairs tables are shown this week as there was an amended result in Division B.
The Open competition, entries for which should now be in, will be played on a Thursday, the date to be confirmed. The Captains' Cup will be played on Tuesday 31st March and the Ladies' Singles on 7th April, at different venues.
The finals of all three competitions will be played on Presentation Night, the venue and date of which are yet to be confirmed.