Robert Paxton

Profile

9374682-largeAfter the shakeup of Ranking Points at the end of the season and a good respectable season under his belt Robert rose 3 places to World Number 3 after  the points shakeup at the end of the 2017-18 season. Runner up in the World Open Singles in 2018 added massively to his points for this year.

Robert is one of the players that came through the Professional Bowls Associations hard fought qualifiers to get into the top 16 and having reached there he will not be giving up his space without a hard fight.


Bio

Date of Birth  11 June 1978
Occupation  Retail
Marital Staus/Children  Married
Hometown  Taunton
Indoor Club  Taunton Dean
Outdoor Club  Crediton
Bowls Manufacturer Outdoor  Drakes Pride XP Size 4
Indoor  Drakes Pride Professional  & D Tech  4
Favourite Green  Any true quick green
Favourite Food  Curry
Hobbies  All sports
Other items of interest  General music, fishing

Ranking History

2006 25 2007 25
2008 21 2009 25
2010 20 2011 18
2012 10 2013 3
2014 2 2015 4
2016 3 2017 6
2018 3

Recent Rounds Reached

  • 2018     SF     Just World Indoor Pairs
  • 2018     QF     Just World Mixed Pairs
  • 2018     RU      Just World Indoor Singles
  • 2018     QF      The Co-op Funeralcare International Open
  • 2017     R2      The Co-op Funeralcare Scottish International Open
  • 2017     QF     Just World Indoor Pairs
  • 2017     R2      Just World Indoor Singles
  • 2017     SF      The Co-op Funeralcare International Open
  • 2016    SF       The Co-op Funeralcare Scottish International Open
  • 2016    RU      Just Retirement World Indoor Singles
  • 2016    QF      Just Retirement World Indoor Mixed Pairs
  • 2016    QF      Just Retirement World Indoor Pairs
  • 2016    R2      The Co-operative Funeralcare International Open
  • 2015    R2      The Co-operative Funeralcare Scottish International Open
2015 QF Just Retirement World Singles
2015 W Just Retirement World Mixed Pairs
2015 W Just Retirement World Pairs
2015 R2 The Co-operative Funeralcare International Open
2014 SF Just Retirement World Singles
2014 QF Just Retirement World Mixed Pairs
2014 QF Just Retirement World Pairs
2014 QF The Co-operative Funeralcare International Open
2014 SF Co-operative Funeralcare Scottish Open
2013 QF Fred Olsen Cruiselines World Singles
2013 QF World Pairs
2013 RU Co-operative Funeralcare Scottish Open
2013 QF Co-operative Funeralcare Scottish Open
2012 R1 Co-operative Funeralcare Welsh Grand Prix
2012 R2 Fred Olsen Cruise Lines World Singles
2012 SF Co-operative Funeralcare Scottish Open
2011 W Co-operative Funeralcare Scottish Open
2010 SF Potters World Indoor Singles
2010 SF Co-operative Funeralcare Scottish Open
2009 R2 Potters World Indoor Singles
2008 R1 Welsh International Open
2008 QF International Open
2007 R1 engage International Open
2006 SF Potters World Indoor Singles
2003 R1 World Pairs

Achievements

2004 National Champion of Champions R/up
2003 Under 25’s Champion
2001 National Singles R/up

News

Marshall plays his way right into the semi’s

Second quarter final of the day here in the Co-op Funeralcare International Open was between England's Robert Paxton and the ...
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Paxton is through to the quarters

England's Robert Paxton went up against Scotland's Darren Burnett to look for a place in quarter final number 2 in ...
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Willgress and his supporters army bow out of the World Indoor Singles Championships

The semi final for the last remaining spot in the ‘Just’ Indoor Open Singles Championships saw World No.6, Robert Paxton, ...
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Paxton takes the last semi final berth in the Open singles

In the last of the quarter finals it was Norfolk’s Mervyn King going head to head with Devonian Robert Paxton ...
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Paxton makes the quarter finals in the World Indoor Open Singles

First match here today on Thursday 25th January 2018 was Leicester’s dynamic Les ‘Razor’ Gillett, ranked at No 11 in ...
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anderson and merrien into mixed pairs semi final

Second match of the day in the World Indoor Mixed Pairs was Robert Paxton and partner Ellen Ryan, from Australia ...
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Salmon takes paxton right to the edge in a nailbiter match

It was England’s Robert Paxton up against Daniel Salmon, the Professional Bowls Association qualifier from Wales in the first match ...
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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 ...
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Burnett secures quarter final berth

The day continued to see England v Scotland in most of the ties and next up was Scotland's Darren Burnett ...
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seeds have a good morning

In the the two morning matches here at the Dewars Centre in Perth it was the seeds that came out ...
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