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30 11, 2019

Last ditch charge to Jackaroos glory

By |2019-11-30T07:38:23+00:00November 30th, 2019|News|

LOVE ‘em or hate ‘em, but you can’t deny ‘em – my neighbour in the grandstand said after Australia’s all-conquering Jackaroos upped and snatched the inaugural World Bowls Challenge trophy at the swish Moama club this afternoon. Trailing by eight match points after two of today’s sessions against the hand-picked ‘Rest of the World’ team, [...]

29 11, 2019

Jackaroos draw first blood

By |2019-11-29T21:22:37+00:00November 29th, 2019|News|

AFTER a jaw-dropping day/nighter of classic international play at Moama Bowling Club, Australia’s Jackaroos, the world and Commonwealth champions, hold a two-point buffer leading into tomorrow’s culmination of the first-ever World Bowls Challenge. A capacity audience saw the scene set with a spectacular opening mixed triples clash between two of the sport’s foremost skippers when [...]

28 11, 2019

Battle lines drawn for Clash of the Titans

By |2019-11-28T10:30:25+00:00November 28th, 2019|News|

IT'S been billed as the most electrifying flat green encounter since 1588 when dashing British sea captain and adventurer Francis Drake insisted on finishing his match on Plymouth Hoe before sailing out to engage the fast-approaching Spanish Armada off the English coastline. The inaugural World Bowls Challenge between Australia’s all-conquering Jackaroos and a hand-picked ‘Rest [...]