BCGBA Events

Michael beats Callum in Champs!

Shropshire had two finalists in the 2017 Champion of Champions, in a day that the county was done proud. Michael Beer beat 2015 champion and Castlefields team mate Callum Wraight in the final, running out from 11-10 down. Mike had continued his form from winning the Talbot Trophy but had to fightback in his 1st round game from 18-10 down against Darren …

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Michael wins Talbot Trophy!

Mike Beer won the Talbot Trophy to earn his place at Saturday’s Champion of Champions. He put behind him the disappointment of his narrow loss in the last 16 Autumn Waterloo to storm back and win at the Raikes Hotel after beating Scott Simpson, who plays for Sir John Bayley over here, in the final 17. In the 1st round he …

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Blackpool Draws tonight!

The draws for some of the remaining Blackpool Competitions will be made tonight with several of our players being an interested party. In the Autumn Waterloo Handicap we have three Castlefields players through with Callum Wraight, Rich Goddard and Mike Beer all still in with a chance. Callum is also our only remaining player in the Charlie Tattersall Memorial 31 …

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Harry and Susie dip out first round

Harry Church and Susie Lawson didn’t progress past the first round of the BCGBA Junior Individual Merit as both came up against two of the eventual last four. Fergal Wright defeated Susie Lawson and made the semi finals, where he lost to Lucas Hall, and Harry Church lost to Jack Bushell who made the final, only to be defeated by …

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Good luck to our two hopefuls in BCGBA Junior Individual Merit Finals

Harry Church and Susie Lawson are our two hopefuls in the BCGBA Junior Individual Merit aiming to be our first winner since Callum Wraight in 2003. Harry has been in superb form this season winning the Junior Merit as well as the Mid-Shropshire Under 18 Merit. He has won 11 out of 19 games for Sinclair in Division One of …

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BCGBA Junior Individual Merit Draw

BCGBA  JUNIOR  MERIT  2017 at Wigan Subscription BC, Park Crescent West, Wigan, WN1 1SA on Saturday 19 August 2017,  commencing at 10 a.m.  Draw   1   *     Lewis Cooper              (Yorkshire)                  v          2          Lucas Hall                   (Warwick & Worcs) 3   *     Josh Herbert                (Greater Manchester)  v          4          Liam Dennis                (North Midlands) 5          Owen Evans                (Staffordshire)   …

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Beaman so close to Semi Finals!

Meole Brace’s Colin Beaman was so close to the Semi Finals of the Senior Individual Merit as he fought his way back from 20-13 down to lay game on at 20 across with a good lead before his opponent Ross Meese drew it last bowl. He had previously defeated Liam Baxter 8, Andrew Raymond 12 and Phil Lee 15 to …

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Good luck to our four hopefuls at the Senior Individual Merit

SCGBA would like to wish our four hopefuls at the Senior Individual Merit the best of luck at Nuneaton Griff & Coton Social Club as they aim to be the first winner since Callum Wraight in 2009. Callum Wraight is first up and faces Adam Kirby of Warwick and Worcester in a repeat of last year’s Midland Masters Final which …

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Senior Individual Merit Qualifier 4: Callum Wraight

The Senior Individual Merit is this Saturday so we are looking at our famous four hopefuls who are hoping to lift the Trophy. The fourth qualifier is Callum Wraight Name: Callum Wraight Club: Castlefields Premier League Record: 15 out of 18 How did he qualify: Winner Who did he beat to get there: Graeme Wornell 21-11 Gary Neal 21-9 Duncan Pressley 21-11 Craig Baugh …

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Senior Individual Merit Qualifier 3: Pete Bound

The Senior Individual Merit is this Saturday so we are looking at our famous four hopefuls who are hoping to lift the Trophy. The third qualifier is Pete Bound. Name: Pete Bound Club: Meole Brace Premier League Record: 9 out of 17 How did he qualify: Runner-up (Lost 12 to Callum Wraight) Who did he beat to get there: Sam Cartwright 21-19 Andy Wigginton 21-17 …

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