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harlow and brett edge past thomson and royal

The second semi final of the Pairs was between Andy Thomson MBE and Mark Royal against Greg Harlow and Nick Brett. This was an incredible match with all four players and none giving way to the other. In the first set Harlow and Brett took an early lead of 2-4 going into the 5th end

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Chestney into the pairs final with Dawes

The first match here in the afternoon at Potters Resort in the International Arena was semi final 1 of the ‘Just’ 2018 World Indoor Pairs. With the pairing of Jonathan Ross and Robert Paxton playing against Jamie Chestney and Mark Dawes the stadium was almost full with only a few spare seats and an eager

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Burnett just tips out European Qualifier of the year, mckee

In the first match of the day here at Potters Resort in the ‘Just’ 2018 World Indoor Championships it was Darren Burnett from Scotland up against Graham Mckee from Scotland. Mckee said he was really looking forward to it, especially having received the European Qualifier of the Year Award just two days ago at the

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WBT AWards Night 2018

The 11th. World Bowls Tour Gala Dinner and Awards show was held in the Atlas Theatre at the 5star Potters Resort in Hopton on Sea during the ‘[email protected] 2018 World Indoor Champions. With an audience of some 900 Potters Resort guests the players, WBT guests and Officials of WBT gathered together to enjoy a spectacular

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Harlow and Brett complete the Pairs semi final line up

The last quarter final in the ‘Just’ 2018 World Indoor Pairs Championships being played at Potters Resort here in Hopton on Sea saw England’s pairing of Greg Harlow and Nick Brett up against the Scottish duo of Stewart Anderson and Darren Burnett this afternoon on the blue portable rink in the International Arena. What a

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Thomson and royal line up for the second pairs semi

Scotland’s David Gourlay and England’s Mervyn King lined up against the England pairing of Mark Royal and Andy Thomson MBE in Quarter final 3 of the World Indoor Pairs Championship here at Potters Resort in Hopton on Sea. Set one saw some superb bowls from both partnerships with neither pair getting the advantage of the

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Chestney and Dawes join Paxton and Ross

In a sudden change in the pairings it was Scotland’s Alex Marshall MBE with Neil Furman from the USA against England’s Jamie Chestney and Mark Dawes. Marshall’s change in partnership came after his long time partner, Paul Foster MBE, who was travelling down to the championships had to return back home due to the sudden

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Pairs defending champions lose out

In the first of the Pairs quarter finals it was defending champions Jason Greenslade and Les Gillett that took on Robert Paxton and Jonathan Ross and it was Paxton and Ross that totally dominated the first set.  At 7 up going into end five of the first set Paxton and Ross dropped a count of

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Healey & Walker make it to the first round of the pairs

It was a jubilant Trentan Healey and Scott Walker that made it through the hard two day slog of the preliminary pairs round robin to face up against the the Irish pairing of Mark McPeak and Stuart Bennet on the famous blue portable rink. Into the first round and it was nailbiting stuff as both

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Paul Foster MBE receives devastating news

Current World Indoor Champion, Paul Foster MBE, was on the way to Potters Resort in Norfolk on Thursday 11th January from his home town of Troon to compete in the World Indoor Championships, he had almost reached his destination when he received a shock telephone call to inform him that his father had suddenly passed

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