Monthly Archives: April 2018

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26 04, 2018

It’s Official!

By | 2018-04-26T07:56:00+00:00 April 26th, 2018|News|

OUR sport was the big winner recently in England, during the World Indoor Bowls Council’s championships at Hartlepool on the north east coast. At an historic and positive meeting the WIBC, with it’s roots back in 1983 when it was the premier indoor organisation, changed its name to the International Indoor Bowls Council (IIBC) and [...]

13 04, 2018

Commonwealth Games Results – Day 9

By | 2018-04-13T11:00:24+00:00 April 13th, 2018|News|

2018 Commonwealth Games bowls competition at Broadbeach Bowls Club, Queensland, Australia Day 9: Men's singles: Semi finals: Aaron Wilson (Australia) bt Rob Paxton (England) 21-16, Ryan Bester (Canada) bt Darren Burnett (Scotland) 21-19. Finals: (gold medal) Wilson bt Bester 21-14, (bronze) Paxton bt Burnett 21-14. Women’s pairs: Finals: (gold medal) Malaysia (Emma Firyana Saroji, Siti Zalina Ahmad) bt South [...]

12 04, 2018

Commonwealth Games Results – Day 8

By | 2018-04-12T11:45:47+00:00 April 12th, 2018|News|

2018 Commonwealth Games bowls competition at Broadbeach Bowls Club, Queensland, Australia Day 8: Women's triples: Semi finals: Scotland (Kay Moran, Stacey McDougall, Caroline Brown) bt Canada (Jackie Foster, Joanna Cooper, Pricilla Westlake) 17-9, Australia (Carla Krizanic, Natasha Scott, Bec van Asch) bt England (Katherine Rednall, Ellen Falkner, Sian Honnor) 16-13. Finals: (gold medal) Australia bt Scotland 21-12, (bronze) [...]

11 04, 2018

Commonwealth Games Results – Day 7

By | 2018-04-11T13:18:12+00:00 April 11th, 2018|News|

2018 Commonwealth Games bowls competition at Broadbeach Bowls Club, Queensland, Australia Day 7: Women's pairs: Sec. A: Rd.4: South Africa (Nici Neal, Colleen Piketh) bt India (Lovely Choubey, Ruparani Tirkey) 19-17, Wales (Laura Daniels, Jess Sims) bt Northern Ireland (Catherine Beattie, Sandra Bailie) 19-17. Rd.5: Northern Ireland bt Jersey (Rachel Macdonald, Chris Grimes) 27-8, South Africa bt Wales 23-17. [...]

10 04, 2018

Commonwealth Games Results – Day 6

By | 2018-04-10T13:29:08+00:00 April 10th, 2018|News|

2018 Commonwealth Games bowls competition at Broadbeach Bowls Club, Queensland, Australia Day 6: Women’s pairs: Sec. A: Rd.2: South Africa (Nici Neal, Colleen Piketh) bt Northern Ireland (Catherine Beattie, Sandra Bailie) 20-12, India (Lovely Choubey, Ruparani Tirkey) bt Jersey (Rachel Macdonald, Chris Grimes) 22-12. Rd.3: Wales (Laura Daniels, Jess Sims) bt Jersey 22-14, Northern Ireland [...]

9 04, 2018

Commonwealth Games Results – Day 5

By | 2018-04-09T13:52:27+00:00 April 9th, 2018|News|

2018 Commonwealth Games bowls competition at Broadbeach Bowls Club, Queensland, Australia Day 5: Men's pairs: Finals: (gold medal) Wales (Dan Salmon, Marc Wyatt) bt Scotland (Paul Foster, Alex Marshall) 12-10, (bronze) Cook Islands (Aidan Zittersteijn, Taiki Paniani) bt Malta (Shaun Parnis, Brendan Aquilina) 17-11. Women’s fours: Finals: (gold medal) Australia (Kelsey Cottrell, Carla Krizanic, Bec Van Asch, [...]

8 04, 2018

Commonwealth Games Results – Day 4

By | 2018-04-08T11:41:00+00:00 April 8th, 2018|News|

2018 Commonwealth Games bowls competition at Broadbeach Bowls Club, Queensland, Australia Day 4: Women’s singles: Semi finals: Jo Edwards (New Zealand) bt Colleen Piketh (South Africa) 21-17, Laura Daniels (Wales) bt Kelly McKerihen (Canada) 21-13. Finals: (gold medal) Edwards bt Daniels 21-17, (bronze) Piketh bt McKerihen 21-17. Men’s pairs: Semi finals: Scotland (Paul Foster, Alex [...]

7 04, 2018

Commonwealth Games Results – Day 3

By | 2018-04-07T13:33:32+00:00 April 7th, 2018|News|

2018 Commonwealth Games bowls competition at Broadbeach Bowls Club, Queensland, Australia Day 3 Women’s singles: Sec. A: Rd.5: Karen Murphy (Australia) bt Catherine Beattie (Northern Ireland) 21-19, Colleen Piketh (South Africa) bt Getrude Siame (Zambia) 21-9. Final standings: Murphy 12 points +44 shots, Piketh 9 +32, Beattie 6 +3, Kioa 3 -31, Siame 0 -48. [...]

6 04, 2018

Commonwealth Games Results – Day 2

By | 2018-04-06T13:51:44+00:00 April 6th, 2018|News|

2018 Commonwealth Games Bowls Competition at Broadbeach, Queensland, Australia Day 2: Women’s singles: Sec. A: Rd.3: Karen Murphy (Australia) bt Getrude Siame (Zambia) 21-3, Colleen Piketh (South Africa) bt Malia Kioa (Tonga) 21-4. Rd.4: Catherine Beattie (Northern Ireland) bt Kioa 21-13, Murphy bt Piketh 21-16. Current standings: Murphy 9 points +40 shots, Piketh 6 +20, Beattie 6 [...]

5 04, 2018

Commonwealth Games Results – Day 1

By | 2018-04-08T04:01:48+00:00 April 5th, 2018|News|

2018 Commonwealth Games Bowls Competition at Broadbeach, Queensland, Australia Day 1: Women's singles: Sec. A: Rd.1: Karen Murphy (Australia) bt Malia Kioa (Tonga) 21-4, Catherine Beattie (Northern Ireland) bt Getrude Siame (Zambia) 21-14. Rd.2: Colleen Piketh (South Africa) bt Beattie 21-13, Kioa bt Siame 21-10. Sec. B: Rd.1: Caroline Brown (Scotland) bt Rachael MacDonald (Jersey) 21-13, Laura Daniels (Wales) bt [...]

4 04, 2018

Latest Inside Bowls Magazine Now On Line

By | 2018-04-04T23:47:26+00:00 April 4th, 2018|Inside Bowls, News|

THE April 2018 edition of Inside Bowls, the official magazine of World Bowls, is now on line and ready to read FREE of charge. Among the many top features is the recent World Cup indoor singles from Warilla, WBT international open from Blackpool and the British Isles indoor championships from Paisley. Click here http://www.insidebowlsmag.com/april18/html5/index.html?page=1&noflash to enjoy [...]

2 04, 2018

Further honours for New Zealand great

By | 2018-04-02T04:52:50+00:00 April 2nd, 2018|News|

ARGUABLY the greatest bowls person of the modern era - champion international player, coach and manager, administrator, leader and visionary, Kerry Clark CNZM OBE, the recently retired chief executive of Bowls New Zealand, has been bestowed with further honours from his bejewelled career in bowls administration. At a special Commonwealth Games Federation meeting on the [...]