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Wrockwardine Wood Open Finals Day 2016 Report

I am grateful for a report and pictures from Mike Potter about the finals day of the 2016 Wrockwardine Wood Open Competition. Wrockwardine Wood Bowling Club - Open Mixed Singles Competition – Finals Day - Sun 6th November 2016 It may come as no surprise to hear Stoke based Matt Fellows describe the old green at Wrockwardine Wood amongst his …

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Wrockwardine Wood Open 2016 Finals Day Preview

The final 16 of the 2016 Wrockwardine Wood Open commences at 11 a.m. on Sunday and there are seven Shropshire hopefuls in the field. Two of them clash first round as Glyn Picknell and Dave Rhodes collide in what promises to be a quality clash. Another two clash as well, and are both team mates of Flowfit Shropshire Premier Bowling …

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Wrockwardine Wood Open Day 4 Review

Dave Rhodes continued his good competition form by qualifying for the finals day of the Wrcokwardine Wood Open. The Bowring Open runner up beat County Handicap Winner Rich Lawson in the qualifier 21-12 after defeating Mick McGuinness 19 first game and Chris Marshman 5 in the second. Elliott McGuinness was impressive in qualifying but had to work hard to edge …

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Wrockwardine Wood Day 3 Review & Day 4 Preview

There were no Shropshire Qualifiers on Day 3 of the Wrockwardine Wood Open, only Nick Wyer out of the 4 is playing over in Shropshire for Hadley USC. He beat former Huskie Paul Hemming in the qualifier after beating Carl Preece of Elephant and Castle and Kevin Keary of Newport 19 first game. Aimee Allcock was the other qualifier, beating …

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Wrockwardine Wood Open 3rd Day Preview

The 3rd Day sees reigning champion Scott Simpson of Sir John Bayley try and retain his crown and starts with Matt Bates of Victoria Park in the 1st round in the morning. Ant Bracken is another big name from the Bayley in the draw and plays Geoff Boulton of the Potteries first game. Clay Flattley of Castlefields has won competitions …

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Wrockwardine Wood Open 2nd Day Review

There were 3 more Shropshire qualifiers today at the Wrockwardine Wood Open as only North Midland's Darren Plenderleith broke the mould. He beat Ifton's Dickie Jones in the qualifer 16 after beating Mark Street and Vic Gray comfortably in the first two rounds. Paul Reeves from Sir John Bayley was the other qualifer in the morning, receiving a walkover then …

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Wrockwardine Wood Open 1st Day Review

Two Shropshire qualifers in the first afternoon was the highlight of the first day of the Wrockwardine Wood, with one not even down to play! Phil King of Hadley USC came in as reserve and produced three super games, including a 21-19 win over Sir John Bayley's Chris Ward in the qualifier after beating Lee Cavill and Simon Dreher in …

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Wrockwardine Wood Open First Weekend Preview

The Wrockwardine Wood Open starts today with 64 players vying for the 8 spots on Finals Day. There are several Shropshire players looking to earn those spots including former County players Mick Jones and Tony Rhodes, who both clash this morning, and Chris Worthington and Aaron King, who played two games this season. Ex homesters Stuart Clee and Dan Taylor …

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Burway Open 2016 Review

Stuart Rutter won the 2016 Burway Open after beating Darren Wellings in the final. This title adds to his Dennis Lewis Open win as well as the Dave Card Rose Memorial win with his wife, Jackie Rutter. Well done to Stuart on his success. Stuart Rutter (right) collects the trophy off Len Lewis.

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