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South Grafton Men’s Bowls

Wednesday 19th August – men’s social bowls: Lovely warm weather. Not much wind and a fast running Green saw six rinks of triples with thirty five bowlers, one a swinging Lead. The results of all games were as follows: Rink (1) – B Worthy, J Ashendon & M Myers d B Kenny, J Flaherty & L Flaherty 24-8; Rink (2) – D Andrews, B Ashbrooke & T Scott d L Bond, K Evans & N Harrison 20-12; Rink (3) – E Cura, K Van Beek & L Preston d G Williams, P Linacre & R Cornell 20-13; Rink (4) – S Weber, J Betts & T Weber d T Newsome, W Peterson & L Andrew 20-16; Rink (5) – K Fitzsimmons ( Swinging Lead), P Gillespie & J Pye d K Fitzsimmons (SL), M Andrews & G Kilduff 24-14; Rink (6) – D James, J Gaddy & G Mallison d M Revell, W Powell & B Kowal 27-9. Winning rink: (2) D Andrews, B Ashbrooke, T Scott. Lucky rink: (6) J Gaddy, D James, G Mallison. Resting Toucher: B Kowal. Jackpot won: Rink (2) L Bond, K Evans, N Harrison, D Andrews, B Ashbrooke, T Scott. Friday 21st August – men’s mixed barefoot bowls: Cool but fine and a good roll-up with twenty four players and four rinks of Triples. Results of these games: Rink (1) – H Nickless, M Glass & J Glass d T Cameron, S Ford & B Hayes 19-12; Rink (2) – M Bettison, L Perrett & L Bond d D O’Brien, B Ford & J Pye 27-18; Rink (3) – B Essex, J Betts & A Bunn d A O’Brien, B Kenny & S Weber 25-10; Rink (4) – R Pendergast, P Desborough & D McLachlan d S Scott, L Betts & L Andrew 29-6. Winning rink: (3) B Essex, J Betts, A Bunn. Resting Toucher: T Cameron. Chook ends; End 8. D McLachlan; End 14. D McLachlan. Jackpot not won. Saturday 22nd August – men’s Championship Triples rounds: Rink (1) – S Weber, S Bridle & G Mallison d L Bond, B Ashbrooke & D Barker 20 – 14; Rink (2) – P Robinson, G Kilduff & L Preston d P Gillespie, P Chevalley & J Pye 27-14. ‘Battle of the Sexes’ this coming Sunday 30th August. Come on guys, names on the board this week for a great day. D McLachlan