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‘razor’ gillett’s run continues into the singles semi finals

The first match this afternoon was the second quarter final for a place in Friday’s Semi finals and was between Les ‘Razor’ Gillett from England up against Scotland’s David Gourlay MBE. The arena was solidly packed with eager audience for the afternoons action. Set one started with an incredible demonstration of unsurpassed bowls and Gillett

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gourlay fast track to quarter finals in the Open Singles

The last match of the day out of the International Arena at Potters Resort in the ‘Just’ 2020 World Indoor Open Singles was between World No 13, Michael Stepney and World No 4, David Gourlay for a place in the quarter finals. First set and Michael simply could not compete against an on fire Gourlay.

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Harlow & Merrien in the Mixed Pairs Final

First match of the afternoon here at the 5star Potters Resort in the ‘Just’ World Indoor Mixed Pairs Championships it was the pairings of Scotland’s David Gourlay MBE with England’s Janice Gower up against Engalnd’s Greg Harlow and from Guernsey his pairs partner, Alison Merrien MBE. The arena was packed solid and the atmosphere was

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Gourley and Gower remove defending champions in the mixed pairs

In the first match of the mixed pairs day here at Potters Resort in the ‘Just’ 2020 World Indoor Mixed Pairs it was the defending Champions Robert Paxton and Ellen Falkner up against David Gourlay and Janice Gower and it looked a good match on paper. The first set in the packed arena was a

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brett recovers his poise and gets the semi berth

Second match of the afternoon was between World Number 4, Scotland’s David Gourlay MBE, and World Number 6, England’s Nick Brett both of whom were looking for the next semi final place in the Scottish International Open. It was Gourlay that took charge in the first set, dominating Brett with a stunning show of world

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Gourlay heads into the quarters

It was Scotland’s Head Coach, David Gourlay MBE, up against the ‘Welsh Wizard’ , Jason Greenslade in the second match of the afternoon looking for a quarter final berth in the Scottish International Open. It was Gourlay that started the first set in electric style as he peppered the jack and very quickly built a

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Game on for the World’s top Indoor players in Perth

The World Indoor Bowls Tour descends on Perth in the first week of November for  an incredible “Lucky for someone” thirteenth consecutive year at the Dewars Centre. And another star stacked line up will be live on show at the Scottish venue. Defending Champion David Gourlay will be hoping to have a successful title defence

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David Gourlay takes the Co-op Funeralcare International Open 2018 Title

The final of the Co-op Funeralcare International Open 2018 was a cracking match full of twists and surprises with both players missing a few here and there and then also playing some blinding cracking millimetre perfect edge of seat bowls. David Gourlay from Scotland  and England’s Greg Harlow faced off for the title and it

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Gourlay takes the route to the final in the tie break

First semi final of the day here in the Co-op Funeralcare International Open here at Newton Hall Holiday Park in Blackpool was an all Scottish affair between two exponents of the sport with Head Coach for Scotland’s Commonwealth Games Team, David Gourlay, facing up to one of the masters, six times World Indoor Champion, Alex

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Gourlay on to form heads into the semi finals

The first quarter final of the Co-op Funeralcare International Open here at Newton Hall Holiday Park in Blackpool got off to a flying start with Scotland’s David Gourlay, up against England’s Mark Royal. With just a small crowd in first thing due to closed roads and travel as the cold weather and snow settled back

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