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THE November 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 a comprehensive coverage of the world's richest pairs event at Moama, the recent Asian Championships in China, USA's big win over Canada in California, a [...]
Kiwis champs strike gold at St Johns Park It was an All-Black show at St Johns Park in Sydney when New Zealand superstars Jo Edwards and Shannon McIlroy were World Singles Champion of Champions. Edwards, the reigning Commonwealth Games singles gold medalist became the most-successful competitor in bowls history when she claimed the women’s title. [...]
World Singles Champion of Champions at St Johns Park Bowling Club, Sydney NSW. Day 6: Men: Elimination finals: T Cheung (HKC) bt M Rice (SCO) 8-2 7-6, Z Redzuan (MAS) bt C McGreal (IOM) 3-8 8-5 4-1. Semi finals: S McIlroy (NZL) bt Redzuan 7-6 10-6, Cheung bt L Schraner (AUS) 6-7 9-6 3-2. Women: [...]
World Singles Champion of Champions at St Johns Park Bowls Club, Sydney NSW Day 5: Men: Section 1: Rd.12: Tony Cheung (HKC) bt Clive McGreal (IOM) 10-8 8-8, Surend Prasad (FIJ) bt Ralph Goodliffe (ARG) 6-9 7-6 3-2, Shannon McIlroy (NZL) bt Ozkan Akar (TUR) 11-7 6-11 7-0, Todd Priaulx (GUE) bt Mark Wilson (IRE) [...]
2018 World Singles Champion of Champions at St Johns Park, New South Wales, Australia Day 4: Men: Sec.1: Rd.10: Shannon McIlroy (NZL) bt Hank Satoh (JPN) 9-6 7-6, Clive McGreal (IOM) bt Surend Prasad (FIJ) 12-6 10-8, Mark Wilson (IRE) bt Ralph Goodliffe (ARG) 13-2 14-2, Jerome Kirby (CAN) bt Todd Priaulx (GUE) 3-11 8-4 2-1, Tony [...]