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Harlow and Brett take the last semi final place

The last quarter final saw Greg Harlow and Nick Brett up against the successful Australian Pair Dave Rankin and Kyle McIlroy who had fought their way through the prlim matches, got past Darren Burnett and Stewart Anderson and who were looking good out there on the portable rink. The first three ends of set one

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foster takes out brett in a stunning display

In another great Quarter final it was Scotland’s Paul Foster MBE up against England’s Nick Brett and it certainly lived up to expectations. Both players have the knowledge and experience on the portable rink and neither player got away from the other to start with. By end five it was a mere 3 all but

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LeMessurier bows out of the Scottish Interntional Open

First match of the day here at Scotland’s Dewars Centre in Perth was between Seed No 6, England’s Nick Brett up against USA Qualifier Dan LeMessurier. LeMessurier had been practicing well on the portable and he started of great guns and it looked as if we had a great match on out hands. Taking a

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The king does it again and takes out brett

The first match here today in the Co-op Funeralcare International Open was between the World Number 2, Nick Brett, and the king of the draw shot, Mervyn King. True to his form this year King went out and demonstrated the art of the opening draw bowls. Though King took the first two ends in set

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nick brett manages to edge past graham mckee

England’s Nick Brett faced off against Ireland’s Graham McKee in what was probably the best match of the tournament thus far. Both players were trading shots to within millimetres of the jack and it was real tension in the air as they both fought to dominate each other on the rink, and neither succeeded.  The

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The king draws his way into the quarter finals

The ‘Just’ 2018 World Indoor Open Singles Championship at Potters Resort kicked off this morning with a second round match between Norfolk’s legendary Mervyn King and Cambridge star Nick Brett, both of whom were looking for a win here this morning. Into the first round and the battle commenced between these two exponents of the

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Chestney and Dawes beat favourites Brett and Harlow for the 2018 World pairs title

First match of the afternoon was the much awaited ‘Just’ 2018 World Indoor Pairs Final. It was a packed International Arena as the two pairs came out onto the blue rink to do battle – It was Jamie Chestney and Mark Dawes, who had reached the semi final last year in their first year together,

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it will be a new mixed pairs champion this year

The first match of the day here at Potters Resort in the ‘Just’ 2018 World Indoor Championships World Mixed Pairs got off to a cracking start with the Defending Mixed Pairs Champions, England’s Nick Brett and Scotland’s Claire Johnston against Scotland’s Darren Burnett and England’s Rebecca Field. A packed stadium eagerly awaited as the players

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George Lotter – South Africa- did not get out of the blocks

Last match of the afternoon here was between World Ranked No. 2 – England’s Nick Brett and George Lotter from South Africa. Lotter took a while to grab the pace of the rink and put up a valient fight but it was Brett that took to the rink straight away and showed him a clean

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Coach Gourlay drives into the semi finals

The first quarter final featured two of the most naturally talented players in the world. David Gourlay from Scotland and England’s Nick Brett – the World No5 against World No2. The first set was played with extraordinary level of concentration and both players went shot for shot at each other.  By end 4 it was 2-3

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