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ABOVE: Jamie Pye & Peter Gillespie 2016 SGMBC Pairs champions.

South Grafton Men’s Bowls

ABOVE: Jamie Pye & Peter Gillespie 2016 SGMBC Pairs champions.
ABOVE: Jamie Pye & Peter Gillespie 2016 SGMBC Pairs champions.


Wednesday 29th June, Men’s social bowls
Lovely afternoon with a Green running well and six rinks in play. These including five triples matches and one game of pairs. The results of all six as follows:
Rink (1). J Bessant, N Harrison & M Ransome d D James, J Gaddy & G Mallison 27-12.
Rink (2). N Wilson, K Van Beek & L Preston d M Andrews, G Taylor & L Bond 23-17
Rink (3). D Andrews & M Revell d K Cummings & M Vanzino 20-17.
Rink (4). M Myers, M Pickard & M Marr d P Gillespie, J Pye & K Fitzsimmons 36-14.
Rink (5). J Davis, L Andrew & T Latter d W Powell, T Newsome & C Roger 16-15.
Rink (6). S Weber, J Betts & B Kowal d B Kenny, J Flaherty & L Flaherty 38-12.
Winning Rink (4). M Myers, M Pickard, M Marr.
Lucky team: P Gillespie, J Pye, K Fitzsimmons.
The resting toucher went to Peter Gillespie and the Jackpot was won by:
Rink (4). Peter Gillespie, Jamie Pye, Kevin Fitzsimmons, Mal Myers, Mark Pickard, Michael Marr.
Friday 1st July, Mixed Triples championship round
Rink (1). D Allison, M Revell & G Mallison d K Van Beek, L Perrett & L Bond 20-12
Friday 1st July Men’s mixed bowls
Alongside the championship game three rinks of social Triples matches were played out. The results as follows:
Rink (3). C Roger, M Bettison & A Bunn d B Kenny, L Evans & B Hayes 36-14.
Rink (4). R Pendergast, J Flaherty & L Flaherty d B Essex, A Haynes & D Fitzsimmons 27-12.
Rink (5). S Scott, J Axon & K Fitzsimmons d A O’Brien, S Ford & D McLachlan 32-14.
Winning Rink (1). Dee Allison, Mark Revell, George Mallison.
The Chook end, No 8 went to Allison O’Brien and the Jackpot was won by Rink (1). Dee Allison, Mark Revell, George Mallison, Kaine Van Beek, Leanne Perrett, Lee Bond.
Sunday morning mixed bowls
A beautiful clear morning saw just two social games, one of pairs and one of Triples.
In the first game Allison O’Brien & Sep Weber defeated Rhonda Pendergast & Cliff Roger 25-17. The second match saw Taz Cameron, Peter Desborough & John Betts defeat Lynn Betts, Jim Thorpe and Dennis O’Brien 14-6.
Sunday Men’s Championship final
Meanwhile on an adjacent rink the final of the Men’s Pairs was underway and it wasn’t long before Jamie & Peter took the title, defeating Mick and Noel in a convincing display of top bowling.
Congratulations to all four men and especially to Jamie Pye and Peter Gillespie 2016 SGMBC Pairs champions.
D McLachlan