BCGBA Events

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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Two reach second round in BCGBA Senior Individual Merit Finals

Two of our players reached the second round of the BCGBA Senior Individual Merit Finals. Spencer Clarke and Tony Rhodes both got past their first round games after beating Jason Worsnop 18 and Chris Ward 11 respectively. But Spencer lost out to last year's winner Darren Plenderleith 16, while Tony lost to Ed Furniss 10. Ash Wellings just dipped out …

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Good luck to our 5 hopefuls in the BCGBA Senior Individual Merit

The SGCBA wishes our 5 qualifiers all the best at the BCGBA Senior Individual Merit today at the Grange in Warrington. Odds are available here, along with live scores too. Callum Wraight is second favourite. There is also live coverage here from 2 p.m. THE BCGBA SENIOR INDIVIDUAL MERIT 2018 to be played at THE GRANGE SPORTS & SOCIAL CLUB, 52 GRANGE AVE, …

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Senior Individual Merit Qualifiers 5: Ash Wellings

Name: Ash Wellings Club: Hanwood Premier League Record: 11 out of 17 Qualification: Semi Finalist Ash Wellings will be making his debut at the All England after enjoying a great run in the Shropshire Merit to the Semi Finals. He has improved greatly over the seasons, especially since playing in the Salop Leisure Shropshire Premier Bowling League after helping Hanwood into the league. He …

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Senior Individual Merit Qualifiers 4: Tony Rhodes

Name: Tony Rhodes Club: St Georges Premier League Record: 11 out of 15 Qualification: Highest Scoring Qualifier Tony Rhodes has qualified for the All England for the 5th time after reaching the last 16 of it twice before, so will know what to expect from the day. He has won the Premier League Averages and the Merit in the past and has been a …

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Senior Individual Merit Qualifier 3: Callum Wraight

Name: Callum Wraight Club: Castlefields Premier League Record: 15 out of 16 Qualification: Runner-up Callum Wraight has won this competition before after triumphing in 2009 in Merseyside, and would love to repeat that triumph and join an elite club. He has been in great form this season, winning the Meole Open and Big Smash amongst other competition wins, and will be one of the …

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Senior Individual Merit Qualifier 2: Spencer Clarke

Name: Spencer Clarke Club: Sir John Bayley Premier League Record: 14 out of 16 Qualification: Winner Spencer's dream came true in June as he finally lifted the trophy he had craved, especially after losing in two previous finals. He has All England experience from those two seasons, and is in excellent form still, having won 14 out of his 16 games in the Salop …

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BCGBA Senior Individual Merit Finals Draw

Shropshire have 5 qualifiers in the BCGBA Senior Individual Merit Draw below. I will look at them individually on here over the next few days. THE BCGBA SENIOR INDIVIDUAL MERIT 2018 to be played at THE GRANGE SPORTS & SOCIAL CLUB, 52 GRANGE AVE, WARRINGTON, WA4 1QH on SATURDAY 28TH JULY 2018 at 10AM ADMISSION £10 RESERVED SEATING ADDITIONAL £10 …

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BCGBA Jack & Jean Isherwood Veterans Championship Review

Cedric Bancroft managed to get through to the second round but lost out to last year's Spring Waterloo winner Mike Leach 21-12. He had beaten Merfyn Jones 9 first game, while Ian Smith lost out to Allan Parsons on a very quick Prees green. Ian Johnson beat Tony Freeth 18 in the final to earn his ticket to the Champion …

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Good luck to our two players at the Jack & Jean Isherwood Veterans Championship

We have two players involved in the BCGBA Jack & Jean Isherwood Veterans Championship tomorrow at Prees. Ian Smith of Prince of Wales Hotel takes on Allan Parsons, who plays at Chadsmoor in Staffordshire. Cedric Bancroft from Woore is the other qualifier, and will face Merfyn Jones from Wales 1st game, with a potential clash with former winner Mike Leach …

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