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Alan Boulton reached the Quarter Finals of the Groconintental Jack & Jean Isherwood Veterans before bowing out 15 to Tony Cavanagh, who lost to Noel Burrows in the final 18. Alan had beaten Chris Lord 14 and then John Bonatti 20 to get that far, with Noel Burrows getting his name on the trophy for the first time.
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Adderley’s Alan Boulton earned the one ticket for the Jack & Jean Isherwood Veterans on a tricky Hadnall green on a scorching day. It was all about the control of the bowls today with the sun blaring down, it was survival of the fittest! In the qualifier he beat Dave Brown of Bowring 10 to gain a place on Wednesday 6th July at Prees.