Robert Burroughs

Harry reaches Semi Finals

Harry Church reached the Semi Finals of the BCGBA Junior Individual Merit Championships, as he went as far as any Shropshire Junior has in recent years. He beat Tom Farmer 10 and then Sam Farmer 6, before having a tougher game against Liam Dennis, coming out on top 17, before losing 11 to eventual winner Matty Worden. Kieran Jones also …

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Good luck to Harry and Kieran!

The SCGBA would like to wish Harry Church and Kieran Jones the best of luck as they take their place in the BCGBA Junior Individual Merit Finals at Netherseal starting at 10 a.m. They both take on Potteries & District players in Tom Farmer and Matt Packett respectively. Harry has had a great season in Mid Shropshire Division One for …

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Sir John Bayley 2018 Competitions

There are two competitions running in September at Sir John Bayley. To enter the Mixed Doubles there on Saturday 8th September please click here. To enter the Dennis Lewis Open on Sunday 9th September please click here.

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Wrockwardine Wood American Mixed Doubles 2018 Details

Bank holiday ‘American Mixed Doubles’ Monday 27th August •at Wrockwardine Wood BC •9:30 start time •£12 per pair •Bar open all day •Food available •Group stage / limited ends format •Max 1 Home bowler per pair Entries taken up till and on the day. Contact Jamie King on 07584 704610.

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KGJ Insurance County Cup 2018 Final Report

Sir John Bayley won the 2018 KGJ Insurance County Cup Final as they beat Newport by 15 chalks at a very wet Bowring. They were always ahead after man of the match winner Alex Jones won 7 for them on his usual 20/25m marks. Pete Farmer though had a great run in the corners to win 12 after being only …

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Burway Open 2018 Report

Please find below the results and report from today's Burway Open as done by Steve Burmingham.  Burway Bowling Club hosted its Burway Open competition this past Sunday and the competition attracted a good amount of entries with competitors travelling from as far away as Blackburn and Derbyshire to take part. The predicted dodgy weather held off and a good days …

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Shropshire Juniors survive for another season

Shropshire Juniors guaranteed their place in the Premier Division next season after beating Derbyshire by 17 overall, with a big Welsh defeat meaning that they will finish at least above Derbyshire or Wales regardless of their result next month. It was the away team who did another excellent result, winning by 43 overall on Littleover with 8 winners, Kelly Price …

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Shropshire v Derbyshire Junior County Preview

Shropshire take on Derbyshire tomorrow knowing that they must win or be relegated from the Premier Division of the BCGBA Drakes Pride Junior County. Shropshire have failed to win so far despite some promising performances, so have turned back to Maddocks, scene of our last Junior final in 2014, to try and get that win. Selector Rich Lawson says "it's …

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KGJ Insurance County Cup Final Preview

The KGJ Insurance County Cup Final takes place tonight in a rematch of the 2013 final between Sir John Bayley and Newport. On that night the Bayley took Newport apart but Newport won it the year after that, and that is the last time both experienced success in this competition. Since then both teams also won the Premier League, and …

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