Match Report Tuesday, 3 July 2018
A beautiful day for bowls with high cloud, no rain and no sun. Twelve bowlers today so ideal for a pairs round robin.
Big welcome back to Eric who unfortunately brought some congestion back with him from cold England.
Big winners today were Tom & Malcolm with 4 wins from 5 matches. Joint 2nd Ron & Don, Paul and Jon and Eric and Gary with 3 wins each. Wooden spoon today to Leon and Andre.
Match Report Tuesday, 26 June 2018
The first really wet day all wet season but 6 intrepid bowlers played on like pros. Gary seemed to relish the conditions and partnered with Tom and Ron swept past Chris, Andy & Richard M 41 to 16.
Here's hoping for beter conditions on Thursday.
MATCH REPORTS 2018
Match Report Thursday, 12 July 2018
Despite a very close measure (see photo), Eric, Maureen & Chris went down 18-10 to Mai, Roon and Richard.
In the other triples Tom, Dutchie & Don beat Martin, Martc and arun 16-4.
MATCH REPORTS JUNE/JULY 2018
Match Report Sunday 29 July 2018
Sunday turned out to be a dry afternoon with quite a challenging wet green. 10 of us turned up for play,v split into pairs and triples. The results are as follows:
Ron, Maureen, Mark trailed behind Eric, Richard B and Roon 18 to 8.
Chris and Martin were overtaken in the final 3 ends being fairly beated by 17 to 12 by Dutchy and Ian Cox.
Match Report Tuesday 31 July 2018
A great turnout today with 20 bowlers filling all rinks. Welcome back Howard and farewell to Ian, coming from and returning to Aussie.
Pairs - Eric and Ron held Paul and Roon to a 21-all draw. Well played
In another close match Leon and Chris beat Andy and Richard M by 24-20.
Triples - Garry, Richard B, Malcolm beat Arun, Howard and Ian 26-14. Tom, Don, John beat Maureen, Andre, Ric over 2 sets. Don finding a bit of form prior to the 100 up.
Remember the draw for 100up this Thursday.
Match Report Tuesday, June 5 2018
Twelve bowlers and good for another round robin doubles match.
Very hot and humid but not enough to deter Paul and Jon who won 5 of their 6 matches. runners up with 3 wins, Tom 7 Leon.
Match Report Sunday, 3 June 2018
New bowler Dutchie combined with Marc to beat Malcolm & Richard B by 23 to 16.
In the other pairs Tom & Andy beat Richard M & Eric by 19-16.
Happy birthday Tom
Match Report Sunday, 15 July 2018
Ron and Tom played well against Mark and Dutchy pulling back from 11-4 down to draw at 15 all. Chris and Mai won by one point after don generously offered 2 more ends to complete the day.
Match Report Tuesday 17 July 2018
A reasonable turnout today and some good bowls being played. Well done Malcolm, Andy, Garry beating Tom, Ron and Arun with a 10 point lead 24 to 14.
In the pairs Chris and Leon were overtaken midway through after having a significant lead and beaten 27 to 23 by Eric and don Cox (visitor from Adelaide).
And a nice comeback surprise for Richard M and Maureen who has been playing like a pro recently taking top spot of the day winning 34 to 9 against Ric and Paul C.
Match Report Thursday, 7 June 2018
Report and photos from Chris - many thanks
A dry and humid afternoon tested everyone's skills today.
Tom and Sam lost to Don & Martin 9-19
Arun & Chris lost to Paul and Richard M.13-14
Dutchie & Jon last to Ron 7 Marc 11-16.
Player of the day Arun who with Chris only went down on the last end 13-14 against the strong combination of Richard M and Paul.. Look out for the new Arun !
Match Report Sunday, 24 June 2018
Despite being bitten by a dog during the week, and undergoing rabies injections, Maureen played some great bowls and partnered with John beat Dutchy & Ron by 12 to 11.
Sam and Mark had a bit of a blow out against Chris and Richard losing 27-6. Mark had around 14 touchers in the match.
Match Report Thursday, 21 June 2018
Great conditions before the rain came at 6.15 pm. It is typical wet season bowls and a matter of dodging the showers. I have been putting the weather forecasts on LINE and that helps a bit.
Today's results - Tom and John drew with Richard M and Don 16 all after overcoming a 9-2 deficit. A fair result in the end with some great bowls played by all.
Match of the day, however went to Martin & Ron who narrowly beat Marc & Chris by 18-13.
A lot of touchers and close ends & laughs today.
Match Report Thursday 19 July 2018
A good turnout today but rained out. We have been lucky dodging showers for most of the wet season but today was a flood after only 2 ends. so it was plan B - back to the bar !
Match Report Tuesday 24 July 2018
Seeded Pairs today - see Competitions page fpr full results and photos
Match Report Thursday, 5 July 2018
A good turnout for Thursday twilight bowls.
In the triples Arun struck a fine vein of form and combined with Marc & Paul to beat Tom,Duchie and Richard M by 18-4. Tom has been unbeatable lately so quite a turn around.
In the pairs Maureen and Eric found some late form to beat Sam & ron 19 to 13.
Good luck to Sam Torr who is returning to England for a medical check up. Hurry back Sam.
Match Report Tuesday, 10 July 2018
14 bowlers today including Don Cox, a visitor from Sunshine Coast, Queensland. He partnered Ron and Gary to a loss of 28 to 15 against Ric, Richard M and Maureen. Don was hampered to start with using the widely swinging Taylor 2's and once he changed to Greenmaster 3 heavy he bowled really well.
In the pairs Arun & Paul C. suffered from the random draw and lost 42-10 to the A team of Tom & Leon.
In the match of the day we had a 27-all draw between Malcolm & Eric up against Andy & Paul H.
Now Eric is back we will start the monthly competitions again. See the NEWS section for details.