McGuigans B have opened up a 4pt lead at the top of div 1 on 22pts after a great match with improving Canal street side Trainors Bar.
Damien Flanagan gave home side McGuigans the lead with some lovely potting against Joe Fearon. Cathal McCoy can't buy a win at the minute and he struggled badly against Alex Carlon & Alex levelled up the match.
Luckily for trophy hunting McGuigans Austin Gilbraith & Paul McGuigan were a bit more reliable and it was 3-1 to McGuigans after they defeated William McShane & Kenny Kearns.
Paul McParland dragged the visiting Trainors back Into contention getting the better of the steady Keith Gilbraith. Danny McGuigan ensured at least a draw for McGuigans beating Connor Quinn well to leave score 4-2.
Ciaran Magill left a nervy finish for title chasing McGuigans when he beat Liam McLoughlin to make it 4-3.
But after a bit of a tactical battle the home team claimed all the points when Paddy Kelly saw off the plucky challenge from Joe O'Connor for a 5-3 result.
Catholic Working Men's Club are 4pt behind McGuigans on 18pts after thumping fellow promotion rivals Dan's Bar 6-2. Dan's had been on a great run of late but CWC won the last 5 frames to take both points on offer.
Niall McVerry had given Dan's the lead beating Seamus McKeown.
Paul McKay levelled up 1-1 beating the in-form Jimmy McVerry. James O'Hagan himself playing super stuff gave the Bessbrook side a 2-1 lead beating Tommy Rooney in a great game.
After that it was all one way with Cathal Murphy, PJ Gilmore, Paul Kelland, John McClorey and Paul Murphy giving CWC an immaculate finish when they defeated Garry Boyle, Seamus Tumilty, Barry Boyle, Seamus McVerry & Gerard Hughes.