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Harlow and Merrien make it in the mixed pairs tie break

In the ‘Just’ 2020 World Indoor Championships Mixed Pairs it was the pairing of England’s Greg Harlow and Alison Merrien MBE from the Channel Islands up against Scotland’s Darren Burnett and pairs partner from England, PBA No 1 Lady, Nicole Rodgers. With all four players in good form on the portable rink no pair really

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harrison fights hard but it is burnett through

Last match of the afternoon was between Scotland’s Darren Burnett and England qualifier Kevin Harrison here at Potters Resort on the portable rink. Harrison opened up the first set taking two shots on the first two ends before Burnett could respond with a two count on end three. Harrison then promptly took a great single

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mervyn on top form

First match today in the second round of the Scottish International Open hosted by Live Active at the Dewars Centre, Pert was between Scotland’s Darren Burnett and England’s Mervyn King Burnett opened up proceedings in the first set taking to singles off King but it the Englishman that then pounced right back with a treble

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burnett makes the grade

First round match between Scotland’s Darren Burnett and PBA Qualifier from Hong Kong, Bronson Fung, took to the portable rink in the second match of the afternoon. It was Fung’s first appearance on the WBT Circuit and also on the fast paced portable rink and it took him a few ends to settle into this

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Qualifier willgress takes out burnett

Last match of the day here at the Dewars Centre in the Scottish International Open was between Wayne Willgress, the qualifier from Lincoln against Scotland’s Darren Burnett. Willgress is just outside the Top 16 at No. 17 and was full of determination and said before the match ,” I just want to bowl well and

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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 the Co-op Funeralcare International Open here at the Newton Hall Holiday Park in the village of Staining near Blackpool. Paxton got off to a great start and was 6-4 up by the sixth end. It

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Burnett scrambles past Martin in day 3

Day 3 here at Blackpool Newton Hall in the Co-op Funeralcare International Open and it was the turn of Scotland’s Darren Burnett to face off with England International Perry Martin. It was a confident Martin that opened up proceedings to go 5 shots ahead by end 3 in the first set and it looked as

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‘dawes’ are shut for Burnett’s road to the final

The first semi final here in the International Arena for the World Indoor Open singles featured Mark Dawes, the player that broke into the top 16 only two years ago after qualifying through the ranks of the Professional Bowls Association and World Ranked no 9 from Scotland and Commonwealth Games Gold Medallist, Darren Burnett. It

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Burnett trickles over the line into the semi finals of the Singles

It was Jason Greenslade from Wales up next against Scotland’s Darren Burnett and you see the determination on both players faces as they came out onto the portable rink in front of a capacity audience in the arena. It was Burnett that laid down the challenge as he opened up with a blistering display to

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burnett and field into the mixed pairs final

First match of the afternoon was Semi Final 1 of the ‘Just’ World Indoor Mixed Pairs and was Darren Burnett & Rebecca Field against Stewart Anderson & Alison Merrien MBE and the stadium was packed with eager spectators.   It was Burnett and Field that got off to a flying start with a 7,0 lead

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