Bowls


BRIDPORT Bowls Club were beaten 63-58 in the friendly triples match against the South Dorset Bowls Association where the top triple was  S.Jenkins, C.Robins & P. Tibble. But Wells were defeated 120-87 in the next friendly with M.Craddock, S.Strange & M.Soloman the top trio. Bridport 1 team had a good 69-51 win over Portland BO …

THE Dorchester Bowls Club’s Championship side continued their improved form as they travelled to Lyme Regis and came away with useful points against very tough opposition in a 46-65 (4-6) reversal. The 7-30 defeat inflicted on Mike Lay, Peter Stevenson, John Dyer & skip Ged Costello by Lyme’s T Allman, S Pommeroy, S Chant & …

THE FENITON Bowls Club’s men’s team had a good 75-65 win against Ottery St Mary in the County Trophy Competition. The winning rinks were; D Sanders, R Smith, R Clarke & A Smith 28-10 and A Morgan, D Downs, J Skinner & I Veitch 19-12.They followed this up with a 41-29 win against Budleigh Salterton …

AFTER six consecutive defeats Dorchester A finally achieved their first win of the season in Dorset County League Division One when they beat Lyme Regis 2 66-43 (6-4) on a hot, sultry evening at the County Town’s home ground. A day of baking sunshine had left the Dorchester green playing with the pace and swing …

IT WAS another great week for Ottery St Mary bowlers in the Men’s Over 60s League with all four teams winning for the second week running. The A team took maximum points away to Feniton A with Richard Bland, Peter Jones & skip Terry House enjing a convincing 30-16 success. The B team also gained …

DORCHESTER Bowls Club’s A team were knocked off their unbeaten perch at the top of South Dorset Division One as they crashed to a 49-69 (0-10) defeat to Greenhill A in a match played overlooking Weymouth’s golden sands. Two of the Dorchester losses were in winnable games. A late rally by the County Town’s Robbie …

DORCHESTER Bowling Club are having a mixed season with the B Team performing well in both the County and South Dorset Leagues whereas the Championship and A teams are both struggling in the Monday night County League. However, the A team are unbeaten in their South Dorset games so far and the four Percy Baker …

THE Chardstock Bowls Club’s men’s team travelled to Budleigh Salterton on Thursday for a match in the Top Club Competition and came away with a superb win. With the match standing all square at 2-2 everything hinged on the pairs match. With one end to go scores were still level but, with he light fading, …