PREMIER League darts at the Dyers Arms in Leek starts this Friday night.
The opening fixture sees the first round of Steve Keates Memorial Trophy.
Although the pub league is in its sixth year, it is only the second year of this competition. Steve, who was an original member of the league, passed away last February.
Last year's winner Geoff Whitworth will start his defence of the trophy with a tricky tie against an in-form Cliff Beswick.
The remainder of the draw is as follows:C Barber v J Burke; C Brace v C Corden; C Rushton v I Rogers; D Smith v S Salt; G Stone v A Carter; G Jones v J Dawson; I Keeling v R Lyford; I Wood v D Finney; J Hughes v P Heath; M Whitworth v D Tamblyn; N Platts v C Dunn Fox; P Wedgebury v S Blunt; R Jones v T Gould; T Banks v R Mellor; P Richardson v S Carter; N Schonau v G Riley; K Plant v N.Rutter; D Reid v J Carnihan; M Harvey v D Graham; W Hall v M Barlow.