BCGBA Events

Good luck to SJB tomorrow!

Sir John Bayley represent Shropshire tomorrow at the Pitchcare World Club Championship hoping to give the county its first winner of the competition since it was rebranded in 2011. The Wellington based team won the Flowfit Shropshire Premier League for the first ever time last season but played in this newer competition in 2014 after winning the County Cup, but lost …

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Closing Dates for 2017 SCGBA Individual Competitions

Below is a list of 2017 all BCGBA and SCGBA Individual and Inter League Competitions for this forthcoming season. I have now added the entry dates for the SCGBA Competitions which appear in italics on the right hand side.  The Competition Forms will be available very soon to download but if you contact Competitions Secretary Mike Potter on 01952 617200 …

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BCGBA Champion of Champion Qualifiers

The list of BCGBA Champion of Champion Qualifiers are below. We had two qualifiers last season, Wayne Rogers for winning our Senior Merit, and Callum Wraight for winning the Fleetwood Festival. Let's hope for more this one! Once again the Meole Brace Open is on the list again, while Wrockwardine Wood Open is the last reserve again. BCGBA Champion Of …

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Bowring & Sir John Bayley accept invitation

The Bowring and Sir John Bayley have both accepted invitations to the 2017 BCGBA World Club Championship. Both teams from the Haygate Road in Wellington will represent Shropshire at Fox Lane in Leyland come March and April next season, with the draw done in the New Year. The Bayley won the Flowfit Shropshire Premier Bowling League and the Bowring won …

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Further Coverage of Flowfit Champion of Champions

See below for further coverage on BT Sport of the Flowfit Champion of Champions. 09/11/2016 20:00 BT Sport 3 Crown Green Bowls - Champion of Champions '16 - Quarter Final 10/11/2016 13:00 BT Sport 2 Crown Green Bowls - Champion of Champions '16 - Quarter Final 10/11/2016 07:30 BT Sport 3 Crown Green Bowls - Champion of Champions '16 - …

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BCGBA Flowfit Champion of Champions Broadcast Dates

The BCGBA Flowfit Champion of Champions is being broadcast on BT Sport on the following dates, which could feature some of our players: First Round: BT Sport 1        21/10/2016        08:30 BT Sport 2        26/10/2016        06:00 BT Sport 2        27/10/2016        09:00 BT Sport 1        28/10/2016        06:15 BT Sport 2       31/10/2016        05:00   Second Round: BT Sport 2 …

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BT Sport Coverage of BCGBA Senior Individual Merit Finals

There is still coverage of the BCGBA Senior Individual Merit Finals on BT Sport, including our own Andy Moss in the Quarter Final and Final, with Greg Smith, who plays in our County for Hanwood, and Matt Gilmore playing in the Semi Final. The dates are as follows: BT Sport 3        04/10/2016        12:30    Crown Green Bowls - Senior Merit '16 …

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Jackie & Stuart so close to final

Jackie & Stuart Rutter were so close to reaching the final of the BCGBA Centenary Pairs after they were beat 21-20 in the Semi Finals by Karen Hughes & Bradley Cooke, who went on to lose 21-19 to Catherine & Graeme Wilson in the final. Jackie & Stuart had beaten Heather & Ian Johnson first game 14, and then had …

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BCGBA Centenary Mixed Pairs Preview

Shropshire have two qualifers for the BCGBA Centenary Mixed Pairs today at the Waterloo Hotel in Blackpool. Dave Card Memorial Rose Bowl Winners Jackie & Stuart Rutter play Heather & Ian Johnson first on while runners-up Helen & Phil Clee take on Hannah Drewett and Neil Withers. We wish both competitors the best of luck in bringing home the trophy …

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Wayne reaches Quarters and Callum second round

Wayne Rogers did the best of our two qualifiers as he reached the Quarter Finals of the Flowfit Champion of Champions. He had beaten Jason Jones 15 and Matt Horton 14 before losing to Matt Gilmore in the Quarters. Callum Wraight won 19 again against Lee Heaton, like he did on Tuesday, before coming up against an inspired Leighton Roberts, who …

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