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ross departs the event and the wbt top 16

Last match here today was between Jonathan Ross and Alex Marshall MBE with Ross needing the win more than Marshall. Ross desperately needed a win in this match to keep his hopes alive of staying in the WBT Top 16. First set and it was Marshall that opened up proceedings taking the first three ends

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Ross blows past Bester

Scotland’s Jonathan Ross was up against Canadian Mike Bester in the 7th match of the first round as first match of the afternoon in the Co-op Funeralcare International Open. Ross is in danger of slipping out of the World’s top 16 and needed to get this match under his belt and he gave Bester no

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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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Qualifier Rippey takes top seed Ross out the World Singles

In the first match of the afternoon here at Potters Resort in the Just 2017 World Open Singles Championship PBA qualifier James Rippey squared up to Ireland’s Jonathan Ross. With two coachloads of supporters it was not a quiet affair as Rippey launched into the attack against Irishman Ross. Both players were producing bowls at

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chestney & dawes topple seeds paxton & ross in the World Indoor pairs

In the first match of the afternoon here at Potters Resort in the ‘Just’ World Indoor Pairs it was the new kids on the block, Jamie Chestney and Mark Dawes up against the top seeds of Robert Paxton and Jonathan Ross in the 3rd quarter final. It was a tight fought match and in the

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First seed exits the Scottish international open

The first match of this years Co-op Funeralcare Scottish International Open here at the Live Active centre in Perth, Scotland was between England’s Wayne Willgress and Scotland’s Jonathan Ross. Ross has been struggling for several months with a back injury but stepped out onto the blue portable with grim determination and the first set saw

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Glassey topples second seed from the International Open

Scotland’s Jonathan Ross came up against a determined New Zealand’s Murray Glassey and in the first set it looked as if it was going to be Ross all the way through. As Glassey seemed to struggle a little to find line and pace and Ross took full advantage as he powered his way through to

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Ross passes first hurdle

First match of the day here at Potters Resort in the Just Retirement Professional World Indoor Championships was between Jonathan Ross and qualifier from Scotland Ryan Clark and it was a good match to watch with Clark coming out very confident onto the blue portable rink. He was playing exceptionally well and did not leave

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Harlow gets into the Semi-Finals

The fourth and final quarter of the day pitted Greg Harlow against Jonathan Ross. Harlow showed he is a man in form and took the first set without much reply 10.1. Ross got off to a better start in the second set scoring at the first two ends. Harlow then picked up a two and

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Ross clinches the tie-break against chestney

Ross takes the glory in the opening game of Tuesday at the Co-operative funeral Scottish International Open here at the Dewars Centre in Perth. Having already taken the World No 6 David Gourlay out in the opening Chestney made short work of World No 11 Jonathan Ross in the first set winning 8.3. However the

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