County Cup

St Georges edge out brave Ifton

St Georges won their 12th County Cup in 2017 after edging out Ifton in a thriller which went down to the last game on the green. It was Tom Langford who was the hero for the Dragons as he was left on the green with Ian Metcalf with the scores dead level, and he won 18 to cue delirious scenes …

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St Georges win 2017 KGJ Insurance County Cup

St Georges have won the 2017 KGJ Insurance County Cup by 3 chalks against Ifton tonight against Battlefield. Tom Langford was the hero last on as he beat Ian Metcalf 18. Full report and pictures with scores to come.

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KGJ Insurance County Cup 2017 Preview

The 2017 KGJ Insurance County Cup Final takes place today between Ifton and St Georges. There is a huge contrast between the two teams’ history in this competition. This is Ifton’s second ever final, after losing to Castlefields in 2002, while St Georges have won this competition 11 times, the last in 2010. Both will fancy their chances of winning …

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St Georges Player Profiles

Below are the profiles of the players taking part for St Georges in the 2017 KGJ Insurance County Cup Final. Pete Grimston. Grimp. Quality player at number 1 for us. Now rightly back in the county set up. Key part of the team. Lewis Scott. Talented and infectious. Brings further quality to our team and humour. Jim Kellett. Stalwart of …

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Ifton Player Profiles

Below are the profiles for the Ifton team in the 2017 KGJ Insurance County Cup Final. Darren Lacey (Lace the Ace) Back to his best this season and invaluable member of Iftons Squad. On his day right up there with the best of them and lethal on the green when on song. Brian Hayes (Haysey) The Elder Statesman who has …

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KGJ Insurance County Cup Final Pairings

Please find below the pairings for the 2017 KGJ Insurance County Cup Final between Ifton and St Georges. There will be a full preview on the website this week. Ifton v St. Georges Darren Lacey v Peter Grimston Nick Jones v Lewis Scott Dave Dickie Jones v Jim Kellett Geraint Williams v Dave King Leighton Roberts v Clay Flattley Craig …

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KGJ Insurance County Cup Final Venue

The 2017 KGJ Insurance County Cup Final between Ifton and St Georges will take place on Saturday 12th August at 6.30 p.m. at Battlefield Bowling Club. A reminder dress code will apply and that all players will have needed to have played 8 league games in one or a combination of leagues affiliated to the SCGBA.

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2nd KGJ Insurance County Cup Semi Final Review

St Georges comfortably beat Bowring last night in the 2nd KGJ Insurance County Cup Semi Final to set up a final with Ifton. They won by 50 overall but only after being down off the first four and then having all 8 winners since then. Winning captain Tony Rhodes described the game. “Superb performance against a very talented team. So …

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2nd KGJ Insurance County Cup Semi Final Preview

The 2nd KGJ Insurance County Cup Semi Final takes place at Sinclair tonight with holders Bowring looking to make their second final in as many years and St Georges their first since 2011. Both teams have plenty of experience at Sinclair this season but this rain may have made the green more holding than usual this season. Bowring won’t want …

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1st KGJ Insurance County Cup Semi Final Report

Ifton won the first KGJ Insurance County Cup Semi Final comfortably on Meole Brace beating 2014 winners Newport by 39. They were only 10 up after the first four though with Leighton Roberts’ 9 win being cancelled out by Chris Grocott. But two single figure winners in the middle, Martin Jones 6 and Brian Hayes 8, extended the lead to …

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