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30 11, 2016

World Bowls Championships Christchurch NZ – Day 2 results

By |2016-11-30T08:59:23+00:00November 30th, 2016|News|

Women’s singles: Sec.1: Rd.4: Kelly McKerihen (CAN) bt Fran Davis (CYP) 21-13, Karen Murphy (AUS) bt Sainiana Walker (FIJ) 21-3, Saskia Schaft (NED) bt Susan Kariuki (KEN) 21-10, Jo Edwards (NZL) bt Kim Heiser (USA) 21-10, Laura Daniels (WAL) bt Jackie Nicolle (GUE) 21-6. Rd.5: Schaft bt Nicolle 21-12, Edwards bt Davis 21-12, Murphy bt McKerihen 21-19, [...]

29 11, 2016

World Bowls Championships, Christchurch NZ – Day 1 results

By |2016-11-29T09:12:04+00:00November 29th, 2016|News|

Women’s singles: Sec.1: Rd.1: Karen Murphy (AUS) bt Frances Davis (CYP) 21-7, Saskia Schaft (NED) bt Sainiana Walker (FIJ) 21-9, Jo Edwards (NZL) bt Susan Kariuki (KEN) 21-8, Kim Heiser (USA) bt Jackie Nicolle (GUE) 21-5, Kelly McKerihen (CAN) bt Laura Daniels (WAL) 21-16. Rd.2: Walker bt Kariuki 21-12, Murphy bt Heiser 19-13, Daniels bt Schaft 21-17, [...]

28 11, 2016

Christchurch takes centre stage

By |2017-11-02T15:49:04+00:00November 28th, 2016|News|

A kaleidoscope of colour and sound - brightly assembled international teams in a spectacular street march to the strains of New Zealand’s renowned Army Band - traditional Maori singing and welcome messages of faith and hope from local civic elders including Christchurch mayor Lianne Dalziel. These were just some of the features of a postcard [...]

20 11, 2016

Wizards Of Oz

By |2016-11-20T06:41:19+00:00November 20th, 2016|News|

LOCAL heroes Scott Thulborn and Natasha Scott have emerged victorious at the 2016 World Singles Champion of Champions at Club Helensvale on the Australian Gold Coast. Thulborn, who was bundled out in last year’s semi finals, also at Helensvale, made every post a winner today (Nov 20) when he blitzed Jon Tomlinson from Wales in [...]

19 11, 2016

World Singles Champion of Champions – Day 6

By |2016-11-19T06:38:29+00:00November 19th, 2016|News|

CLUB HELENSVALE, GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA Men: Elimination finals: Jon Tomlinson (WAL) bt Pete Bonsor (ESP) 9-4 5-8 3-1, Rahman Omar (BRU) bt Frank de Vries (NED) 9-5 3-9 5-0. Semi finals: Tomlinson bt Mohammad Soufi Rusli (MAS) 8-8 10-5, Scott Thulborn (AUS) bt Omar 8-5 9-7. Women: Elimination finals: Virginia Longfellow (SIN) bt Anne Nunes (USA) 1-11 11-4 6-0, Amalia Matali [...]

18 11, 2016

World Singles Champion of Champions – Results Day 5

By |2016-11-18T08:10:37+00:00November 18th, 2016|News|

CLUB HELENSVALE, GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA Men: Sec.1: Rd.10: Ben Sherwen (ENG) bt John Bjornson (CAN) 5-8 8-4 3-1, Mohammad Soufi Rusli (MAS) 17-2 13-3, Frank de Vries (NED) bt Phil Jones (NFI) 9-9 10-6, Ronnie Chia (SIN) bt Pete Bonsor (ESP) 8-6 15-5. Rd.11: Jones bt Des Hipa (NIU) 14-2 10-3, Bonsor bt Sherwen 14-2 11-7, Rusli [...]

17 11, 2016

World Singles Champion of Champions – Results Day 4

By |2016-11-17T09:16:05+00:00November 17th, 2016|News|

CLUB HELENSVALE, GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA Men Sec.1: Rd.8: Rudi Jacobs (RSA) bt Ronnie Chia (SIN) 9-4 6-5, Pete Bonsor (ESP) bt Phil Jones (NFI) 12-3 7-5, Jim Preston (CYP) bt Ben Sherwen (ENG) 6-11 10-4 5-0, Mohammad Soufi Rusli (MAS) bt John Bjornson (CAN) 10-6 10-6. Rd.9: Bonsor bt Des Hipa (NIU) 14-2 17-2, Jacobs bt Sherwen [...]

16 11, 2016

World Singles Champion of Champions – Results Day 3

By |2016-11-16T07:55:32+00:00November 16th, 2016|News|

CLUB HELENSVALE, GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA Men: Sec.1: Rd.6: Ben Sherwen (ENG) bt Phil Jones (NFI) 8-7 12-6, Jim Preston (CYP) bt Des Hipa (NIU) 12-1 5-7 2-1, Pete Bonsor (ESP) bt Mohammad Soufi Rusli (MAS) 8-5 8-14 3-2, John Bjornson (CAN) bt Rudi Jacobs (RSA) 5-13 8-7 3-2. Rd.7: Bonsor bt Preston 20-1 14-6, Rusli bt Ronnie [...]

15 11, 2016

World Singles Champion of Champions – Results Day 2

By |2016-11-15T07:30:41+00:00November 15th, 2016|News|

AT CLUB HELENSVALE, GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA Men: Sec.1: Rd.4: Mohammad Soufi Rusli (MAS) bt Frank de Vries (NED) 13-4 11-8, Ronnie Chia (SIN) bt John Bjornson (CAN) 6-5 7-5, Ben Sherwen (ENG) bt Des Hipa (NIU) 13-3 11-5, Phil Jones (NFI) bt Jim Preston (CYP) 5-6 12-4 5-0. Rd.5: Chia bt Hipa 13-4 11-2, Preston bt Rusli [...]

14 11, 2016

World Singles Champion of Champions – Results Day 1

By |2016-11-14T09:14:35+00:00November 14th, 2016|News|

At Helensvale Bowls Club, Queensland, Australia Day 1: Men: Sec.1: Rd.1: Rudi Jacobs (RSA) bt Jim Preston (CYP) 11-4 11-8, Mohammad Soufi Rusli (MAS) bt Phil Jones (NFI) 12-7 15-4, Pete Bonsor (ESP) bt John Bjornson (CAN) 10-7 12-8, Ben Sherwen (ENG) bt Ronnie Chia (SIN) 8-5 11-3, Frank de Vries (NED) bt Des Hipa (NIU) 8-7 10-6. Rd.2: De [...]

13 11, 2016

A ‘fairytale finish’ at Helensvale?

By |2017-11-02T15:49:04+00:00November 13th, 2016|News|

ALL is in readiness for the start of this year’s World Singles Champion of Champions at Club Helensvale on Australia’s Gold Coast tomorrow, when no fewer than forty-five international representatives from 26 countries will compete at the award- winning Queensland venue, with the men’s and women’s champions being crowned next Sunday afternoon. In effect this [...]

1 11, 2016

Latest Inside Bowls Magazine Now On-Line

By |2016-11-01T01:12:23+00:00November 1st, 2016|Inside Bowls, News|

THE November 2016 edition of Inside Bowls, the official magazine of World Bowls, is now online and ready to read FREE of charge. Click here http://www.insidebowlsmag.com/nov16/index.html?r=12 for all the latest news and great bowls stories from around the world. These include a feature coverage of the recent Australian Singles Champion of Champions, last month’s televised [...]