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Paxton makes the singles semi’s in style

The first of the afternoons matches from the International Arena in the ‘Just’ 2020 World Indoor Championships was the first of the two semi finals in the World Indoor Open Singles and it was Les Gillett up against Robert Paxton. Paxton started the first set well, getting his draw bowls into the head from the

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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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Gillett lives up to his nickname of the ‘Razor’

Last match here in the International Arena in the ‘Just’ 2020 World Indoor Championships Open Singles was a second round match between World Indoor No 5. Les ‘Razor’ Gillett and six times World Indoor Champion, Alex Marshall MBE. It was Gillett though that was absolutely on top form and playing some of the best bowls

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anderson & cameron take last space in the mixed pairs

Last match of the day here in the International Arena at Potters Resort in the ‘Just’ 2020 World Indoor Mixed Pairs Championships was in front of a packed arena and featured Scotland’s duo of Stewart Anderson and Lorna Cameron up against England’s Les Gillett and Rhonda Adams from New Zealand. The first set was a

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Brett bags the first final place

It was Les Gillett, World Number 5, up against Nick Brett, World Number 6, both from England facing each other for the first place in tonights final here at the Dewars Centre. Set one and immediately you could see that both players were in good form and by end five it was Gillett that was

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gillett fills the last place in the semi finals

England’s Les Gillett, World No. 5, was up against the defending champion and World No1, Scotland’s Stewart Anderson in the last of today’s quarter finals. Gillett started off well, as did Anderson, but it was Gillett that found the first three ends taking three singles in a row but Anderson dug in and took the

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gillett makes the quarter finals

Mark Royal, World No. 14, was first up today against World No 5, Les Gillett in the start of todays 2nd round matches in the Scottish International Open. It was Gillett that started well with Royal fishing a little out there on the portable for his weight and line. By end five it was Gillett

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foster is in top form and ready for the final

First semi final off the afternoon saw Les Gillet face off against Paul Foster MBE in front of a packed house here at the Dewars Centre in Perth, Scotland. Into the first set and it was Foster that got of to a great start taking 7 shots in the first three ends. Gillett responded then

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Gillett takes the first semi final slot of the day

First quarter final of the day here at the Dewars Centre in the Scottish International Open 2018 was between Les ‘[email protected] Gillett and England’s Perry Martin. What a match the full house crowd were treated to as both players were playing to a very high calibre – if you did not see it it is

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‘Razor’ Gillett makes the quarter finals

Scotland’s David Gourlay, recently awarded the MBE, was up next against Les Gillett from England and it was a match that was inviting in the programme. Into set one and it seemed as if Gourlay was struggling to find the correct weight as he was short quite a few times and did just not settle

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