BCGBA Events

Castlefields bow out at first hurdle

Castlefields put up a good fight but just lost out to local side Lower Hopton today. They found themselves just three down after four games off with Jon Palmer winning 11 and Rich Goddard 17. They then were seven up as Mike Beer won 11, but Rob Hitchen won 7 for Lower Hopton which meant Adie Rowe's 19 win was …

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Good luck to Castlefields

Castlefields look to go one better than last year as they start their BCGBA World Club Championship campaign today at Spen Victoria. They have a tough draw though, playing local team Lower Hopton, featuring Graeme Wilson, Robert Hitchen and former Shropshire County player Ian Booth. Captain Alan Peach comments "to be honest it will be a very difficult game against …

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Sir John Bayley lose out 1st round

Sir John Bayley lost their first game at the 2019 BCGBA World Club Championships by 25 to the Grapes of Greater Manchester. They were 3 down after four as Spencer Clarke won 14 to be the best of two winners, but an 8 and 11 loser in the back four meant they lost out. Castlefields try to repeat their exploits …

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Good luck to SJB at World Club Championships!

KGJ County Cup winners Sir John Bayley take part in the World Club Championships today hoping to make the finals day for the first time. They took part two years ago on Fox Lane, winning their first game easily but then just dipping out second game versus Newdigate. That was at Fox Lane though, this time they travel to Spen …

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BCGBA World Club Championships Draw

The draw has been made for our two representatives in the 2019 BCGBA World Club Championships. Sir John Bayley play on Sunday 17th March against the Grapes of Greater Manchester while Castlefields have a very tough game against Lower Hopton of Yorkshire, especially given their knowledge of the green at Spen Victoria in Yorkshire. The full draw is below. 17th …

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Spencer and Callum fall at first hurdle!

Spencer Clarke and Callum Wraight both fell at the first hurdle of the BCGBA Champion of Champions. Callum lost 18 to Martin Gilpin while Spencer got 16 off Matt Gilmore. Full results are here.

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Good luck to Spencer and Callum!

The SCGBA would like to wish Spencer Clarke and Callum Wraight all the best at the Champion of Champions. Shropshire Merit champion Spencver Clarke plays Matty Gilmore in a tough opener, while Callum Wraight, who qualified firstly through winning the Meole Open, is against Martin Gilpin first game on the green. Full draw is here. Live scoring will be here. …

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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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BCGBA Junior Individual Merit Draw

The draw for the BCGBA Junior Individual Merit is here. We have Harry Church and Kieran Jones as our representatives at Netherseal on Saturday 18th August starting at 10 a.m.

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