Yearly Archives: 2017

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21 12, 2017

Royal Leamington Spa to host 2022 Games Bowls

By |2017-12-21T12:49:50+00:00December 21st, 2017|News|

Bowls England has welcomed the news that Birmingham has been selected as the host of the XXII Commonwealth Games in 2022. The decision also means that the lawn bowls events will take place at Victoria Park in Royal Leamington Spa – the home of Bowls England. At a special Media Conference staged at the Arena [...]

17 12, 2017

Landmark World agreement draws near

By |2017-12-17T14:42:21+00:00December 17th, 2017|News|

FOLLOWING a succession of very constructive meetings between leading officials of World Bowls and World Indoor Bowls Council, both organisations are pleased to announce that a draft agreement is in the process of being finalised whereby World Indoor Bowls Council (WIBC), renamed as International Indoor Bowls Council, will affiliate to World Bowls. ‘The proposed new [...]

1 12, 2017

Latest Inside Bowls Magazine Now On Line

By |2017-12-01T00:23:03+00:00December 1st, 2017|Inside Bowls, News|

THE December 2017 edition of Inside Bowls, the official magazine of World Bowls, is now on line and ready to read FREE of charge. Among the many features are a comprehensive coverage of the recent World Singles Champion of Champions, and the fiercely contested Trans-Tasman Series that were contested in Australia last month – plus [...]

5 11, 2017

Singles crowns to Wales and Australia

By |2017-11-06T07:54:37+00:00November 5th, 2017|News|

YOUNG stars Aaron Teys from Australia and Laura Daniels from Wales rose to the sport’s dizziest height today when they won the men’s and women’s World Singles Champion of Champions title in Sydney, Australia. Ironically, when young Teys won the Australian Open singles championships in 2015 a small band of doubters reckoned it was a [...]

4 11, 2017

World Singles Champion of Champions, St Johns Park, NSW – Day 6

By |2017-11-04T06:03:36+00:00November 4th, 2017|News|

Elimination finals: Men: Aaron Teys (AUS) bt Arun Kumar (FIJ) 10-5 7-6, Dean Elgar (NZL) bt Barry Kane (IRE) 7-4 7-7. Women: Laura Daniels (WAL) bt Nici Neal (RSA) 10-4 6-5, Emma Firyana Saroji (MAS) bt Carla Krizanic (AUS) 10-2 4-9 5-0. Semi finals: Men: Aaron Teys (AUS) bt David Kingdon (WAL) 7-7 8-6, Dean [...]

3 11, 2017

World Singles Champion of Champions, St Johns Park, NSW – Day 5

By |2017-11-03T08:45:43+00:00November 3rd, 2017|News|

Day 5: Men: Sec.1: Rd.13: Tomas Leong (SIN) bt Izzat Dzulkeple (MAS) 2-13 10-7 3-1, Arun Kumar (FIJ) bt Andries van der Walt (BOT) 9-5 11-2, Chadwick Chen (HKC) bt Pat Bird (CAN) 10-4 8-4, Simon Green (ENG) bt Clive McGreal (IOM) 10-7 9-4, Cabous Olivier (NAM) bt Uthen Ontong (THA) 13-5 12-4, Dean Elgar (NZL) [...]

2 11, 2017

World Singles Champion of Champions, St Johns Park NSW – Day 4

By |2017-11-02T16:32:48+00:00November 2nd, 2017|Events, News|

Men: Sec.1: Rd.10: David Kingdon (WAL) bt Cabous Olivier (NAM) 7-5 18-2, Simon Green (ENG) bt Chadwick Chen (HKC) 10-6 6-6, Dean Elgar (NZL) bt Uthen Ontong (THA) 9-8 12-6, Pat Bird (CAN) bt Clive McGreal (IOM) 8-5 3-17 5-0, Andries van der Walt (BOT) bt Todd Priaulx (GUE) 7-3 4-14 3-1, Zvika Hadar (ISR) [...]

1 11, 2017

World Singles Champion of Champions, St Johns Park, NSW – Day 3

By |2017-11-01T08:32:12+00:00November 1st, 2017|News|

Day 3: Men: Sec.1: Rd.7: Cabous Olivier (NAM) bt Arun Kumar (FIJ) 10-3 33-10 6-0, Clive McGreal (IOM) bt Tomas Leong (SIN) 8-7 15-4, Zvika Hadar (ISR) bt Pat Bird (CAN) 7-5 14-2, Uthen Ontong (THA) bt Andries van der Walt (BOT) 8-5 9-5, Izzat Dzulkeple (MAS) bt Simon Green (ENG) 7-14 5-11 4-1, Todd Priaulx (GUE) [...]

1 11, 2017

Latest Inside Bowls Magazine Now On Line

By |2017-11-01T00:20:22+00:00November 1st, 2017|Inside Bowls, News|

THE November 2017 edition of Inside Bowls, the official magazine of World Bowls, is now on line and ready to read FREE of charge. Among the many features are a comprehensive coverage of the recent European and Asian Championships plus two of the world's richest events that were contested in Australia last month - plus [...]

31 10, 2017

World Singles Champion of Champions, St Johns Park, NSW – Day 2

By |2017-10-31T08:16:19+00:00October 31st, 2017|News|

Day 2: MEN: Sec.1: Rd.4: Todd Priaulx (GUE) bt Zvika Hadar (ISR) 16-3 10-3, Cabous Olivier (NAM) bt Clive McGreal (IOM) 11-10 6-12 3-2, Andries van der Walt (BOT) bt Dean Elgar (NZL) 10-7 8-8, Pat Bird (CAN) bt Tomas Leong (SIN) 10-5 10-5, Simon Green (ENG) bt Uthen Ontong (THA) 10-5 12-6, Izzat Dzulkeple (MAS) [...]