Yearly Archives: 2019

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8 04, 2019

The passing of a legend

By |2019-04-08T00:58:24+01:00April 8th, 2019|News|

THE lawn bowls fraternity is in mourning at the passing of one of the sport’s greatest trailblazers, Bruce Hensell, chairman and former managing director of Henselite, the world’s largest bowls manufacturer. Grandson of Henselite’s founder William Hensell, who mastered the art of turning materials into uniform bowls shapes, and son of Raymond Hensell, who introduced hard [...]

1 04, 2019

Latest Inside Bowls Magazine Now Online

By |2019-04-01T03:01:51+01:00April 1st, 2019|Inside Bowls, News|

THE April 2019 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 last month's World Cup indoor singles at Moama, the British indoor nationals, Hong Kong's marvellous new CCC Masters singles, and a fine profile on Lynsey [...]

22 03, 2019

‘Dream Team’ to lead bowls renaissance

By |2019-03-22T02:57:21+01:00March 22nd, 2019|News|

Lawn Bowls, the iconic game contested on sport’s most level playing field with its roots firmly entrenched in the times of Merry Olde England, the Spanish Armada and swashbuckling British sea captain Sir Francis Drake, is to undergo a facelift in the near future. England-based John Bell, president of World Bowls, the sport’s global governing [...]

13 03, 2019

World Cup indoor singles – Day 9

By |2019-03-13T06:15:01+01:00March 13th, 2019|News|

World Cup champions crowned Irish international Gary Kelly and New Zealand superstar Jo Edwards were crowned as World Cup indoor singles champions in Australia at the Warilla Bowls & Recreation Club today. In his first tournament start at the mega club’s indoor stadium Kelly triumphed in his World Cup debut, while Edwards claimed an unprecedented [...]

11 03, 2019

World Cup indoor singles – Day 7

By |2019-03-11T05:31:02+01:00March 11th, 2019|News|

Results of today's play at the Warilla Bowls & Recreation Club, Shellharbour, NSW, Australia Men: Sec.1: Rd.11: Gary Kelly (Ireland) bt Koko Ontong (Thailand) 14-5 10-5; Aaron Teys (Australia) bt Hirendra Bhartu (Canada) 10-4 9-9; Soufi Rusli (Malaysia) bt Tomas Walti (Switzerland) 10-5 13-1; Seamus Curtin (New Zealand) bt Tom Rogers (Spain) 7-4 11-4; Tony [...]

10 03, 2019

World Cup indoor singles – Day 6

By |2019-03-10T06:36:40+01:00March 10th, 2019|News|

Results of today's play at the Warilla Bowls & Recreation Club, Shellharbour, NSW, Australia Men: Sec.1: Rd.10: Aaron Teys (Australia) bt Tony Cheung (Hong Kong China) 6-6 9-9 4-0; Koko Ontong (Thailand) bt Tom Rogers (Spain) 11-7 7-12 5-0; Soufi Rusli (Malaysia) bt Ryan Dixon (Norfolk Island) 10-7 13-2; Gary Kelly (Ireland) bt Hirendra Bhartu [...]

9 03, 2019

World Cup indoor singles – Day 5

By |2019-03-09T02:35:08+01:00March 9th, 2019|News|

Results of today's play at the Warilla Bowls & Recreation Club, Shellharbour, NSW, Australia Men: Sec.1: Rd.9: Aaron Teys (Australia) bt Soufi Rusli (Malaysia) 8-7 7-5; Koko Ontong (Thailand) bt Ryan Dixon (Norfolk Island) 9-6 8-10 4-2; Seamus Curtin (New Zealand) bt Hirendra Bhartu (Canada) 7-4 8-6; Tan Kah Hock (Singapore) bt Ozkan Akar (Turkey) [...]

8 03, 2019

World Cup indoor singles – Day 4

By |2019-03-08T08:38:56+01:00March 8th, 2019|News|

Results of today's play at the Warilla Bowls & Recreation Club, Shellharbour, NSW, Australia Men: Sec.1: Rd.8: Tom Rogers (Spain) bt Tomas Walti (Switzerland) 10-2 9-8; Seamus Curtin (New Zealand) bt Aaron Teys (Australia) 5-8 9-6 4-1; Soufi Rusli (Malaysia) bt Hirendra Bhartu (Canada) 14-2 6-6; Gary Kelly (Ireland) bt Tony Cheung (Hong Kong China) [...]

7 03, 2019

World Cup indoor singles – Day 3

By |2019-03-07T10:23:07+01:00March 7th, 2019|News|

Results of today's play at the Warilla Bowls & Recreation Club, Shellharbour, NSW, Australia Men: Sec.1: Rd.6: Tony Cheung (Hong Kong China) bt Ryan Dixon (Norfolk Island) 7-5 12-6; Seamus Curtin (New Zealand) bt Ozkan Akar (Turkey) 6-3 7-6; Hirendra Bhartu (Canada) bt Tomas Walti (Switzerland) 11-6 14-3; Gary Kelly (Ireland) bt Tan Kah Hock [...]

6 03, 2019

World Cup indoor singles – Day 2

By |2019-03-06T23:29:15+01:00March 6th, 2019|News|

Results of today's play at the Warilla Bowls & Recreation Club, Shellharbour, NSW, Australia Men: Sec.1: Rd.4: Koko Ontong (Thailand) bt Ozkan Akar (Turkey) 11-3 10-7; Gary Kelly (Ireland) bt Ryan Dixon (Norfolk Island) 12-5 8-6; Tom Rogers (Spain) bt Hirendra Bhartu (Canada) 10-8 8-7; Seamus Curtin (New Zealand) bt Soufi Rusli (Malaysia) 9-2 6-8 [...]

5 03, 2019

World Cup indoor singles – Day 1

By |2019-03-05T10:04:45+01:00March 5th, 2019|News|

Results of today's play at the Warilla Bowls & Recreation Club, Shellharbour, NSW, Australia Men: Sec.1: Rd.1: Tony Cheung (Hong Kong China) bt Thomas Walti (Switzerland) 8-8 6-5; Gary Kelly (Ireland) bt Tom Rogers (Spain) 12-8 15-3; Hirendra Bhartu (Canada) bt Koko Ontong (Thailand) 11-6 9-6; Aaron Teys (Australia) bt Ozkan Akar (Turkey) 12-3 8-7; [...]

1 03, 2019

Latest Inside Bowls Magazine Now Online

By |2019-03-01T00:15:28+01:00March 1st, 2019|Inside Bowls, News|

THE March 2019 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 an announcement of the fantastic new World Bowls Challenge teams event at Moama, comprehensive coverage of last month’s South African Masters, Hong Kong Champion of [...]

2 02, 2019

Latest Inside Bowls Magazine Now Online

By |2019-02-02T22:32:57+01:00February 2nd, 2019|Inside Bowls, News|

THE February 2019 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 last month's WBT World Indoor Championships in England at Potters, the New Zealand and Hong Kong national championships plus Australia's prestigious [...]

1 01, 2019

Latest Inside Bowls Magazine Now Online

By |2019-01-01T00:09:19+01:00January 1st, 2019|Inside Bowls, News|

THE January 2019 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 last month's Australian Championships and the IIBC World Under-25 Championships, along with the recent US Open and National Championships, plus many [...]