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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) [...]

30 10, 2017

World Singles Champion of Champions, St Johns Park, NSW – Day 1

By |2017-10-30T23:24:03+00:00October 30th, 2017|News|

Day 1: MEN: Sec.1: Rd.1: Chadwick Chen (HKC) bt Uthen Ontong (THA) 9-13 10-5 3-2, Todd Priaulx (GUE) bt Tomas Leong (SIN) 9-4 11-3, Zvika Hadar (ISR) bt Andries van der Walt (BOT) 15-1 12-3, Cabous Olivier (NAM) bt Pat Bird (CAN) 12-7 10-4, Dean Elgar (NZL) bt Simon Green (ENG) 8-8 7-6, David Kingdon [...]

25 10, 2017

Countdown to world singles glory

By |2017-11-02T15:49:02+00:00October 25th, 2017|News|

Two international representatives will join bowls immortality in Australia over the next two weeks when the sport crowns this year’s men’s and women’s world singles champions. A stellar field of fifty-three contenders hailing from thirty-two countries will strive for the ultimate honour at Sydney’s palatial St Johns Park Bowls Club in the 15th World Singles [...]

10 10, 2017

Malaysian Tigers bare claws at Asian Championships

By |2017-11-02T15:49:02+00:00October 10th, 2017|News|

THE formidable Malaysian team snared five of a possible eight senior gold medals at the 12th Asian Lawn Bowls Championships which concluded in India yesterday (9th October). In a powerhouse display at the RK Puram's Sports Complex in New Delhi, the Malaysians, in their distinctive yellow and black Malay Tiger outfits captured gold in the [...]

1 10, 2017

Latest Inside Bowls Magazine Now On-Line

By |2017-10-01T00:10:53+00:00October 1st, 2017|Inside Bowls, News|

THE October 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 Bowls England national championships, Welsh women's championships, British men's under-25 internationals and the exciting African States Tournament in Johannesburg, plus [...]

29 09, 2017

Ireland quartet strikes Euro gold on Channel Islands

By |2017-11-02T15:49:02+00:00September 29th, 2017|News|

THE youthful Ireland team of Catherine Beattie, Megan Wilson, Andrew Kyle and Mark Wilson epitomised those immortal Fleetwood Mac lyrics ‘people out there turning silver into gold’ at the 11th European Bowls Championships on the Channel Islands at the Le Creux Bowls Club in St Brelade, Jersey today. Demonstrating great consistency to claim silver medals [...]

16 09, 2017

Proteas clinch overall gold in African States Tournament

By |2017-09-16T00:12:10+00:00September 16th, 2017|News|

THE powerful South African Proteas team emerged from this week's 2017 African States Tournament at Edenvale Bowling Club as overall champions in men's and women's teams competition. Individually, the South African squad collected gold in the men's singles (Wayne Rittmuller) and pairs (Rittmuller and George Lotter) along with the women's fours (Vicky Frost, Esme Kruger, [...]

6 09, 2017

European Championships to showcase in Jersey this month

By |2017-09-06T02:35:02+00:00September 6th, 2017|News|

SEVERAL new faces will be appearing in the forthcoming European Championships hosted in Jersey 24th to 29th September. It will be the third time the island has staged the event, having previously done so in 1999 and 2001. The Les Creux Bowls Club in St Brelade will again be the venue for the competition as [...]

2 09, 2017

Latest Inside Bowls Magazine Now On-Line

By |2017-11-02T15:49:02+00:00September 2nd, 2017|Inside Bowls, News|

THE September 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 great features are a comprehensive coverage of the recent SEA Games in Malaysia, the Welsh men's outdoor and Australian indoor championships, plus an interesting insight into the sport's [...]

9 08, 2017

Latest Inside Bowls Magazine Now On-Line

By |2017-08-09T01:00:16+00:00August 9th, 2017|Inside Bowls, News|

THE August 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 great features are a comprehensive coverage of the British Isles Men's Championships and Under-25 Women's Championships, plus there's a most informative section on bowls in Asia. Click here http://www.insidebowlsmag.com/aug17/html5/index.html?page=1&noflash [...]

3 07, 2017

Latest Inside Bowls Magazine Now On-Line

By |2017-07-03T04:05:56+00:00July 3rd, 2017|Inside Bowls, News|

THE July 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 great features are coverage of last month's Multi Nations dress rehearsal event for the Commonwealth Games at Broadbeach and the rich Australian Open Championships, plus the recent British Isles Women's Internationals. Also, [...]

23 06, 2017

Young stars crowned singles champions at world’s richest tournament

By |2017-06-23T06:47:34+00:00June 23rd, 2017|News|

2017 Australian Open Championships, Broadbeach, Qld MEN’S SINGLES: Round of 16: Shannon Gittoes (NSW) d Glenn Scott (Vic) 21-19, Wayne Ruediger (SA) d Scott Walker (WA) 21-15, Jay Breust (NSW) d Dale Shillington (Qld) 21-17, Nathan Rice (Qld) d Ian Stone (NSW) 21-9, Jesse Noronha (NSW) d Jayden Christie (Qld) 21-15, Aaron Teys (NSW) d Troy [...]

7 06, 2017

Aussie and Kiwis tops in Games rehearsal

By |2017-06-07T13:16:30+00:00June 7th, 2017|News|

THE hosting Australian bowls team dominated today’s finals in the Gold Coast Multi-Nations tournament at the Broadbeach Bowls Club in Queensland. And in something of a declaration of Australia’s depth of talent, a ‘second string’ line-up was pressed into service when only seven acceptances to compete in the traditional rehearsal staged a year out from [...]

6 06, 2017

Queens Birthday honour for New Zealand great

By |2017-11-02T15:49:02+00:00June 6th, 2017|News|

PRESIDENT John Bell, speaking on behalf of his World Bowls board colleagues, staff and the global bowls community, has congratulated Bowls New Zealand chief executive Kerry Clark OBE on his latest accomplishment. Yesterday (5 June 2017), Her Majesty The Queen appointed Mr Clark a Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit in recognition of his services to bowls. [...]

4 06, 2017

Latest Inside Bowls Magazine Now On-Line

By |2017-06-04T20:50:42+00:00June 4th, 2017|Inside Bowls, News|

THE June 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 great features, this month's cover story provides an exclusive almanac of the sport's greatest gold medallists. Click here http://www.insidebowlsmag.com/june17/html5/index.html?page=1&noflash to enjoy the latest news and great stories from all around the world.

2 05, 2017

Latest Inside Bowls Magazine Now On-Line

By |2017-05-02T04:14:26+00:00May 2nd, 2017|Inside Bowls, News|

THE May 2017 edition of Inside Bowls, the official magazine of World Bowls, is now on line and ready to read FREE of charge. This month's edition includes a comprehensive coverage of last month's World Youth Championships at Broadbeach and the English Indoor Bowling Association's nationals. Click here http://www.insidebowlsmag.com/may17/html5/index.html?page=1&noflash to enjoy the latest news and great [...]

19 04, 2017

Rising corporate star joins World Bowls board

By |2017-04-19T09:44:44+00:00April 19th, 2017|News|

WORLD Bowls president John Bell and his executive colleagues are delighted to announce the appointment of Claire Leonard, one of the UK’s leading lights in the field of strategic marketing and business development, to the organisation’s Board of Directors. ‘It’s a further extension of our resolve to grow the World Bowls brand and capture the [...]

7 04, 2017

Latest Inside Bowls Magazine Now On-Line

By |2017-04-07T03:57:23+00:00April 7th, 2017|Inside Bowls, News|

THE April 2017 edition of Inside Bowls, the official magazine of World Bowls, is now on line and available to read FREE of charge. This month's edition included a comprehensive coverage of last month's World Cup at Warilla and the British indoor championships from Belfast. Click here http://www.insidebowlsmag.com/april17/index.html?r=78 to enjoy the latest news and great stories [...]

2 04, 2017

World Youth Championships Broadbeach Qld – Day 7

By |2017-04-02T08:58:27+00:00April 2nd, 2017|News|

Salmon is biggest fish in youth pond In a brilliant exhibition of international bowls Welshman Daniel Salmon has captured the 2017 World Youth Championships men's singles gold medal at the Broadbeach Bowls & Community Club on Queensland's Gold Coast. Salmon, a 22-year-old painter and decorator from Cardiff, won 21-17 against 20-year-old Australian Corey Wedlock, a green [...]

2 04, 2017

Women’s youth singles champion crowned

By |2017-04-02T06:46:23+00:00April 2nd, 2017|News|

In one of the biggest upsets in recent bowls history Canada's Pricilla Westlake has claimed the World Youth women's singles championship final at Broadbeach Bowls Club on Australia's Gold Coast today. She snatched victory from defending champion and hot favourite Ellen Ryan from Australia 21-20 in the gold medal match. And earlier on in the day Westlake [...]

2 04, 2017

World youth pairs champions decided

By |2017-11-02T15:49:02+00:00April 2nd, 2017|News|

The composite team of Connie Rixon from Malta and Australia's Bill Johnson emerged victorious in the World Youth mixed pairs championship final at Broadbeach Bowls Club on Australia's Gold Coast today. They defeated the gallant Scottish duo of Claire Walker and John Fleming 21-17 in the 18-end gold medal match. Last night Rixon and Johnson [...]

1 04, 2017

World Youth Championships Broadbeach Qld – Day 6

By |2017-04-01T13:46:14+00:00April 1st, 2017|News|

Men's singles: Sec.1: Rd.11: Izzat Dzulkeple (MAS) bt Rob Law (CAN) 21-9, Corey Wedlock (AUS) bt John Fleming (SCO) 21-10, Connor Rabey (GUE) bt Martin Sham (HKC) 21-7, Aaron Tennant (IRE) bt Lawrence Paniani (CKI) 21-3, Aaron Teys (AUS) bt Carlos Tigere (BOT) 21-5. Final standings: Wedlock 30 points +76 shots, Teys 27 +85, Tennant 21 +31, [...]

31 03, 2017

World Youth Championships Broadbeach Old – Day 5

By |2017-03-31T13:16:39+00:00March 31st, 2017|News|

MEN'S SINGLES: Sec.1: Rd.7: Aaron Teys (AUS) bt Connor Rabey (GUE) 21-8, Izzat Dzulkeple (MAS) bt Lawrence Paniani (CKI) 21-10, Corey Wedlock (AUS) bt Gariga Babona (PNG) 21-17, Aaron Tennant (IRE) bt Rob Law (CAN) 21-11, Martin Sham (HKC) bt Carlos Tigere (BOT) 21-11. Rd.8: John Fleming (SCO) bt C Rabey 21-19, Law bt Tigere [...]

30 03, 2017

World Youth Championships Broadbeach Old – Day 4

By |2017-03-30T04:29:31+00:00March 30th, 2017|News|

'Debbie' interrupts championships Only one round of Mixed Pairs (Section 1) was possible at the Tweed Heads indoor bowls facility today. With the imminent arrival of 'Tropical Cyclone Debbie' in the area, local authorities requested all players, officials and spectators return to their lodgings at noon for their own safety. It is anticipated that normal competition will resume [...]

29 03, 2017

World Youth Championships Broadbeach Qld – Day 3

By |2017-03-29T10:15:59+00:00March 29th, 2017|News|

MEN'S SINGLES: Sec.1: Rd.5: Aaron Tennant (IRE) bt Connor Rabey (GUE) 21-20, Izzat Dzulkeple (MAS) bt Martin Sham (HKC) 21-11, Corey Wedlock (AUS) bt Rob Law (CAN) 21-18, John Fleming (SCO) bt Carlos Tigere (BOT) 21-7, Aaron Teys (AUS) bt Gariga Babona (PNG) 21-6. Rd.6: Fleming bt Lawrence Paniani (CKI) 21-16, Teys bt Tennant 21-11, [...]

28 03, 2017

World Youth Championships Broadbeach Qld – Day 2

By |2017-03-28T11:21:22+00:00March 28th, 2017|News|

MEN'S SINGLES: Sec.1: Rd.3: Izzat Dzulkeple (MAS) bt Connor Rabey (GUE) 21-18, Aaron Tennant (IRE) bt Martin Sham (HKC) 21-18, John Fleming (SCO) bt Rob Law (CAN) 21-10, Gariga Babona (PNG) bt Lawrence Paniani (CKI) 21-16, Corey Wedlock (AUS) bt Carlos Tigere (BOT) 21-2. Rd.4: Aaron Teys (AUS) bt Dzulkeple 21-17, Babona bt Fleming 21-10, [...]

27 03, 2017

World Youth Championships Broadbeach Old – Day 1 results

By |2017-03-28T02:05:56+00:00March 27th, 2017|News|

MEN'S SINGLES: Sec.1: Rd.1: Carlos Tigere (BOT) bt Gariga Babona (PNG) 21-20, Aaron Teys (AUS) bt John Fleming (SCO) 21-12, Lawrence Paniani (CKI) bt Connor Rabey (GUE) 21-8, Corey Wedlock (AUS) bt Izzat Dzulkeple (MAS) 21-10, Martin Sham (HKC) bt Rob Law (CAN) 21-17. Rd.2: C Rabey bt Tigere 21-14, Dzulkeple bt Babona 21-15, Fleming [...]

27 03, 2017

Youth championships rolled out at Broadbeach

By |2017-11-02T15:49:03+00:00March 27th, 2017|News|

A glittering twilight function at the Broadbeach Bowls and Community Club on Queensland’s Gold Coast last night saw Australian great Karen Murphy roll out the inaugural World Youth Championships. This is the third incarnation of the only under-age competition conducted by World Bowls, the sport’s global governing body, having started out as the World Junior [...]

22 03, 2017

World Cup Indoor Singles Warilla NSW – Day 9 results

By |2017-11-02T15:49:03+00:00March 22nd, 2017|News|

High Fives for 'Jezza' and Jo   International greats Jeremy Henry and Jo Edwards struck gold in Australia today at the Warilla Bowls & Recreation Club. Henry, the adopted Aussie known as  'Jezza' to his mates, was the defending champion and defeated young Malaysian star Soufi Rusli in the men’s final, while Edwards clinched the [...]

21 03, 2017

World Cup Indoor Singles Warilla NSW Day 8 results

By |2017-11-02T15:49:03+00:00March 21st, 2017|News|

SUPERSTARS STRIVE FOR FIVE AUSTRALIA'S Jeremy Henry and Jo Edwards from New Zealand have powered their way into tomorrow's World Cup indoor singles finals in Australia at the Warilla Bowls & Recreation Club in Shellharbour south of Sydney. Both have previously won this prestigious title on four occasions and played brilliantly to come through eight [...]

20 03, 2017

World Cup Indoor Singles Warilla NSW – Day 7 results

By |2017-03-20T05:41:35+00:00March 20th, 2017|News|

MEN: Sec.1: Rd.13: Jeremy Henry (AUS) bt Su Hong Lam (MAC) 13-2 6-8 3-2, Phil Jones (NFI) bt Tom Rogers (ESP) 9-7 10-5, Hirendra Bhartu (CAN) bt Selwyn Hare (ISR) 13-3 13-5, Ken Emura (JPN) bt John Gaborutwe (BOT) 16-4 12-4, Ronnie Duncan (SCO) bt Soufi Rusli (MAS) 10-5 6-9 2-1, Gariga Babona (PNG) bt [...]

19 03, 2017

World Cup Indoor Singles Warilla NSW – Day 6 results

By |2017-03-19T10:10:19+00:00March 19th, 2017|News|

MEN: Sec.1: Rd.12: Tom Rogers (ESP) bt Gariga Babona (PNG) 8-8 10-3, Soufi Rusli (MAS) bt John Gaborutwe (BOT) 16-4 16-1, Ronnie Duncan (SCO) bt Phil Jones (NFI) 13-5 13-4, Jeremy Henry (AUS) bt Hirendra Bhartu (CAN) 12-2 4-11 3-2, Selwyn Hare (ISR) bt Ross Davis (JER) 10-5 5-8 5-0, Su Hong Lam (MAC) bt [...]

18 03, 2017

World Cup Indoor Singles Warilla NSW – Day 5 results

By |2017-03-18T09:17:14+00:00March 18th, 2017|News|

MEN: Sec.1: Rd.10: Jeremy Henry (AUS) bt Ken Emura (JPN) 17-2 16-3, Gariga Babona (PNG) bt Selwyn Hare (ISR) 9-9 13-6, Ronnie Duncan (SCO) bt Su Hong Lam (MAC) 9-7 15-4, Soufi Rusli (MAS) bt Phil Jones (NFI) 11-6 10-9, Ross Davis (JER) bt Hirendra Bhartu (CAN) 15-3 10-5, Tom Rogers (ESP) bt Cabous Olivier [...]

17 03, 2017

World Cup Indoor Singles Warilla NSW – Day 4 results

By |2017-03-17T11:27:11+00:00March 17th, 2017|News|

MEN: Sec.1: Rd.7: Cabous Olivier (NAM) bt Phil Jones (NFI) 6-9 10-2 5-1, Soufi Rusli (MAS) bt Su Hong Lam (MAC) 7-7 8-8 2-1, Ronnie Duncan (SCO) bt Gariga Babona (PNG) 13-4 12-4, Ken Emura (JPN) bt Selwyn Hare (ISR) 11-6 8-5, Jeremy Henry (AUS) bt John Gaborutwe (BOT) 10-6 10-3, Ross Davis (JER) bt [...]

16 03, 2017

World Cup Indoor Singles Warilla NSW – Day 3 results

By |2017-03-16T11:37:15+00:00March 16th, 2017|News|

Men: Sec.1: Rd.5: Ronnie Duncan (SCO) bt Jeremy Henry (AUS) 5-9 12-4 3-2, Tom Rogers (ESP) bt John Gaborutwe (BOT) 8-8 11-4, Cabous Olivier (NAM) bt Selwyn Hare (ISR) 4-12 13-5 3-2, Ken Emura (JPN) bt Phil Jones (NFI) 4-10 10-5 3-1, Hirendra Bhartu (CAN) bt Su Hong Lam (MAC) 14-1 13-2, Ross Davis (JER) [...]

15 03, 2017

World Cup Indoor Singles Warilla NSW – Day 2 results

By |2017-03-15T10:59:24+00:00March 15th, 2017|News|

Men: Sec.1: Rd.3: Su Hong Lam (MAC) bt Selwyn Hare (ISR) 11-4 10-6, Soufi Rusli (MAS) bt Ken Emura (JPN) 12-5 7-7, Ronnie Duncan (SCO) bt Hirendra Bhartu (CAN) 10-4 7-6, Jeremy Henry (AUS) bt Phil Jones (NFI) 13-3 13-5, Ross Davis (JER) bt Cabous Olivier (NAM) 9-3 7-5, Gariga Babona (PNG) bt John Gaborutwe [...]

14 03, 2017

World Cup Indoor Singles Warilla NSW – Day 1 results

By |2017-03-14T11:22:33+00:00March 14th, 2017|News|

Men: Sec.1: Rd.1: Jeremy Henry (AUS) bt Soufi Rusli (MAS) 9-2 5-7 6-0, Ronnie Duncan (SCO) bt Selwyn Hare (ISR) 17-2 12-5, Ross Davis (JER) bt Su Hong Lam (MAC) 10-4 12-2, Ken Emura (JPN) bt Tom Rogers (ESP) 16-1 11-3, Hirendra Bhartu (CAN) bt Phil Jones (NFI) 6-9 11-5 2-1, Cabous Olivier (NAM) bt [...]

13 03, 2017

World Cup kicks off at Warilla

By |2017-11-02T15:49:03+00:00March 13th, 2017|News|

REIGNING world singles champion Karen Murphy wore a different hat for the World Cup opening ceremony at the Warilla Bowls & Recreation Club in Shellharbour near Sydney last night. The legendary Aussie, who claimed her second successive world outdoor crown in Christchurch last November, took centre stage in her role as the World Bowls regional [...]

7 03, 2017

Countdown to World Cup glory

By |2017-11-02T15:49:03+00:00March 7th, 2017|News|

TWO international stars will join bowls immortality in Australia this month when the sport crowns this year’s mens and womens World Cup champions. A stellar field of fifty-two internationals representing twenty-six countries will be competing for the ultimate honour at Shellharbour’s magnificent Warilla Bowls & Recreation Club in the 13th World Cup indoor singles championship. [...]

20 02, 2017

Quest for ‘Olympic Dream’ draws closer

By |2017-11-02T15:49:03+00:00February 20th, 2017|News|

LAST year a pathway for lawn bowls to achieve official International Olympic Committee (IOC) Recognition arose when our number of participating member nations was formalised to be in excess of fifty – a minimum requisite criteria. And although there is more work to be done, a meeting last week in Lausanne, Switzerland at IOC headquarters, [...]

9 02, 2017

Future stars set for World Youth Championships

By |2017-11-02T15:49:03+00:00February 9th, 2017|News|

A top class field of forty-two players from seventeen countries will compete for honours at next month’s World Youth Championship in Australia. Commencing on March 27 for seven days, the newly rebranded world event for competitors aged 18 to 25 features twenty-one men and twenty-one women competing in singles and mixed pairs at the magnificent [...]

3 02, 2017

Top field set for World Cup title showdown

By |2017-11-02T15:49:03+00:00February 3rd, 2017|News|

A CRACK field of fifty-two players from twenty-six countries will compete for honours at next month’s World Cup indoor singles championship in Australia. Commencing on 14 March for eight days, the World Cup features twenty-eight men and twenty-four women in action on the indoor stadium carpet at the Warilla Bowls & Recreation Club. Defending champion and four-times [...]

2 02, 2017

2018 COMMONWEALTH GAMES – ELITE ATHLETES WITH A DISABILITY (EAD)

By |2017-02-03T09:35:46+00:00February 2nd, 2017|News|

2018 COMMONWEALTH GAMES - ELITE ATHLETES WITH A DISABILITY (EAD) All CG MNA’s are reminded that there are two disciplines in the 2018 CG for the above group of athletes. Pairs (B2/B3) As was the case in Glasgow in 2014, the pairs must include a male and female athlete. They can compromise two B2, or [...]

28 01, 2017

Bowls South Africa Masters Final

By |2017-01-30T16:12:45+00:00January 28th, 2017|News|

The final of the Warwick Wealth/Bowls SA Open Masters Championships at The Wanderers Club, Johannesburg will be streamed live on 12 February. This match is expected to begin at 11.30AM; Conditions will if dictate whethere the men’s or women’s Open final. The link www.streamit360.tv/#805 is already displayed on the Bowls South Africa website (www.bowlssa.co.za) under Tournaments [...]

1 01, 2017

Latest Inside Bowls Magazine Now On-Line

By |2017-01-01T23:29:44+00:00January 1st, 2017|Inside Bowls, News|

THE January edition of Inside Bowls is now on-line and available for all bowling folk to read FREE of charge. Click here http://www.insidebowlsmag.com/jan17/html5/index.html?r=62 to enjoy this special edition which includes no fewer that 68 pages of stories and colour photos from the recent World Bowls Championships in Christchurch, New Zealand.