Top scores in the Open Knockout Cup 1st round were Rodney Smith of Royal Oak Country Boys at the Royal Oak, Bere Regis, Matt Downton of Wareham Legionaires at the Swan Inn, Abbotsbury and Jason Hallett of Colliton Wide Boys on alley two at the Colliton Club all with 73. The highest team score was 466 by Royal Oak Country Boys as the Section B team beat Hammers of Section A by 41-pins at the Royal Oak, Bere Regis. Country Boys also notched the highest hand of the week finishing the game with 76. Other notable wins came from Plodders of Section D who beat Brewers Bees of Section B by 7-pins, while in the all ladies clash at the Royal Oak, Bere Regis the visitors Crackerjacs hit an impressive 445 to beat Oakettes by 29-pins. The highest stick up was 18 by Mike Azzaro of Essentials at the Spitfire Club.