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Junior All England Report

Callum Sharples used green knowledge to his advantage as he beat Ben Hinton of Shropshire in the final 15 to become Cumbria’s first ever winner of the event at the 45th time of asking. He had beaten Alfie Knight 12 in the Semi Finals with Ben defeating Tom Hirst 14. …

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BCGBA Junior Merit Preview

The BCGBA Junior Merit takes place today at Netherfield in Cumbria. There are some familiar names in the field, but no previous winners. Cumbria pairing Callum Sharples and Shawn Fisher will look to use home advantage as they play Harry Parsonage and Jacob Parratt respectively. Full draw is here, hopefully …

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BCGBA Junior County Matchweek 4 Preview

Premier Division Yorkshire look to be in pole position to win the championship again if they beat Wales. They use Crosland Moor, which was flooded on Friday night, while Wales go to Criag-y-Don. Shropshire are level with them, but have played a game more, and take on Staffordshire. They use …

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BCGBA Semi Finals Review

Warwick and Worcester will look to retain the Crosfield Cup as they play Merseyside in the 2019 final. They won by 38 at the Greville Arms with Greg Smith best winner 4 and Dan Petcher best for Derbyshire 11, which earned him the overall man of the match award. In …

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BCGBA Senior County Semi Finals & Supplementary Preview

Warwick and Worcester and Shropshire will look to reach another final but Derbyshire and Merseyside stand in their way respectively. The holders Warwick and Worcester are favourites to reach another final but Derbyshire came through their group impressively. They turn to Stretton while Warwick and Worcester go to the Greville …

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All England Preview

The All England takes place at Rolls Royce today with 64 hopefuls looking to lift the title, and with it a place in the Champion of Champions. Callum Wraight won this in 2009, and is favourite to do so again given his blistering form recently, and plays Roy Moxham first …

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BCGBA Junior County Junior Matchweek 3 Preview

Premier Division Shropshire take on Wales looking to draw level with Yorkshire at the top of the table. They play on a green that actually is in Wales in Hanmer, while the Welsh use a familiar green in Llandudno Oval. Staffordshire look for their first win as they play Warwick …

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BCGBA Veterans County Championships Live Scores

A link has been set up via the BCGBA website to allow all team individual scores to be shown for tomorrow’s Veterans County Championship through Mike Beckett’s Bowling Results system. The link to the results is here, then click on VETERANS COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP 2019 – REGIONAL RESULTS REGION 1 Host County …

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BCGBA Senior County Matchweek 3 Review

Section 1 Derbyshire didn’t slip up as they reached the Semi Finals by beating Lancashire by 30. They won by 56 at Stretton with Darren Carter leading the way at number 1 winning 8. For the visitors it was Kevan Shaw who was best of their five winners 15. At …

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BCGBA Senior County Matchweek 3 Preview

Section 1 Derbyshire are in the driving seat and know a win over pointless Lancashire will seal progress. They use Stretton Bowls Club, where last year’s Midland Masters were held, while Lancashire look for a possible Supplementary place as they turn to Wigan Subscription Club. North Midlands and Potteries & …

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