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Aus Indoor singles

August 26, 2016
Congratulations to Jeremy Henry the new Aus Indoor sets play Champ and his 2nd win in the event 11-2, 9-8, commiserations to Curtis Hanley who pushed two stars of the game to the limit.

August 25, 2016
Who shot the Sherriff ? Curtis Hanley did when he won this morning's game against Aron Sherriff 6-5, 9-9, he will play Jeremy "King" Henry.
It wasnt all that long ago when our own Lance Strahan played Henry in the Aus Indoor sets play final, Henry won that final with the very last bowl of the game drawing to the ditch with four feet between Strahan's bowl and the ditch.

Scores from BowlsAus

2016

Some bad news for those who thought we would be receiving a live televised broadcast of the finals that was streamed thru the internet like we had last year, they will be disappointed to learn they will have to wait to see it on SBS over the next few weeks.

Surely if the camera's are going to be there, why not go live? Not much interest in watching any sporting event if you are aware of who won before a replay of the event..

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Warnbro Split fours

August 25, 2016
The main action in town last weekend was down Warnbro way when they held their annual Split Fours, a huge amount of teams had entered, sure has been a while since we have seen an event with such a huge field, it is reminscent of when Frank McGrath was organizing off season events

Results

Men's Champion of Champions Scroungers

August 24, 2016
The "Men's Champion of Champions Scrounger" competition being held at the North Beach Bowling Club, Sunday 18th September 2016 9.30am start .
Men's representative nomination from the clubs playing Scroungers must be in before the 14th September .

Limited number available.

Contact Russ Wilkinson - Mob. 0412 194 486 for more info.

Have bowls will travel

August 23, 2016
Neville Stevens has covered a lot of territory getting around Australia this year and done pretty well for himself, he along with Ross Pringle and Yogi Best were in far away Weipa recently

Result

Carnival Guide

Kardinya Shots up August 27th Details
Stirling George Zrinski Fours August 28th Details
Gingin AG Split 4's Sept 3rd-4th Details
Mt Lawley AG Split 4's Sept 3rd Details
Men Consistency Singles Friday Sept 9th Details
Ladies Consistency Singles Sept 14 Details
Yarloop Lightning Triples October 9th Details
Gingin Mixed Fours November 13th Details
Nth Territory Carnival guide April to October Details

Rumours/facts

August 22, 2016
Stirling sign up a very good player

August 18, 2016
Wanneroo lose a handy player.

August 17, 2016
Mosman Park are preparing for the 2016-17 season with some good additions to their playing strength, they have just landed a pretty handy player who will add some grunt to the side.

August 12, 2016
Doubleview sign up a star player


Rumours/facts

June 28, 2016
Kardinya possible recruit...

Where to get a game off season

Osborne Park Sat Pairs Saturdays Details
Sth Perth Sat Pairs 12.30 start April 9th on Details
Sth Perth Triples 12.30 start Thursdays Details
Cambridge Mufti 3 Bowl pairs Thursdays Details
Bassendean Pairs 2x4x2 Saturdays Details
Como Mixed Triples Wednesdays Details
Melville Mufti Power pairs Fridays Details

Northlands Shopping Centre
Saturday Pairs

August 21, 2016
Another big day at Osborne Park for the Northlands Shopping centre pairs
The winners were...........
Details

BowlsWA go it alone and sponsor the Australian Premier League series

August 9, 2016
BowlsWA will sponsor W.A's participation in the annual BPL (formerly known as the APL) Fox television program due to the lack of a primary sponsor.

We are asking visitors to this site to tell us their feelings as to whether or not BowlsWA should be paying this fee on behalf of WA Bowlers......

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PBA Finals today

August 19, 2016

Cann/Brown def Twist/Murphy World Indoor Pairs National qualifier
Many thanks to Dave Farley and Ryan Brown for providing the score updates

Final -8-4 2nd set

lead Cann/Brown lead 1-0 on 1
Cann/Brown lead 3-1 on 3
Cann/Brown lead 3-2 on 4
Cann/Brown lead 5-2 on 5
Cann/Brown lead 5-4 on 7
Cann/Brown lead 8-4 on 8
1st set 9-8 to Cann/Brown

Ben Twist/Karen Murphy lead Cann/Brown 5-2 after 4 ends
Cann/Brown lead 6-5 on 6
Twist/Murphy lead Cann/Brown 7-6 on 7
Twist/Murphy lead 8-6 0n 8
Brown converts 1 down trails jack a tickle over a metre to make a 3 and wins first set.

August 19, 2016

Brown/Cann defeated Knott/Farley, winning 13-2, 10-5

August 19, 2016
Shane Knott and Dave Farley play in the semi-final of the World Indoor pairs this morning starting at 11.00AM this morning at Tweed Heads

Best of luck to Shane Knott and Dave Farley in their endeavours to win trip to the UK/

Best wishes

August 19, 2016
I congratulate the selectors on the side. The inclusion of Robbie Ball will add a great deal of stability to the backend while the front end looks solid.
I wish all the boys great success and I think the side will perform extremely well.
Fred Holt

I sure hope they do the business for it is a long time overdue and hope they can bring home the bacon
Geoff Gunning

Senior State side announced

August 18, 2016

BowlsWA announced the Senior State side to play in the National sides series in early October

Team

Congrats to Paul Butler

August 18, 2016
Congratulations to Paul Butler who had the biggest thrill of his bowling career when he won the Australian PBA World Indoor singles National qualifer which in turn won him a trip the UK to compete for the World title.
The success of Butler brings to three WA players to play in the UK

Shane Knott and Dave Farley play in the semi-final of the World Indoor Pairs tomorrow, we wish both players every success in their endeavours to win the trip to the U.K

Draw for Helensvale 5 aside

August 17, 2016
Helensvale have released the draw for the annual $60,000 5 aside Challenge and what a field it is.
WA are represented by Cambridge and also Daniel Trewhella who will play for East Cessnock.

Teams

Schedule

Manning 5 aside

August 19, 2016
Cockburn name their side to complete the field

Sides


August 17, 2016
Kardinya name their marquee player


August 16, 2016
Manning Bowling Club announced the 5 aside draw this afternoon.

August 9, 2016
Morley Mavericks and Middleton Beach name their Marquee players.

June 27, 2016

The loss of Bassendean and Cambridge to the Manning 5 aside challenge has been overcome with country Club Middleton Beach and the Manning Ladies accepting invitations.
Congratulations to Shane Knott and his helpers for inviting another country Club who some very talented players to chose a team from, who will their marquee player be?

Stirling Indoor centre approved

August 16, 2016
More news from Stirling Bowling Club, we have been informed they are to build an indoor bowling centre. Approval from the council for the construction of the building is complete with work ready to commence sometime soon.

The facility will be the most modern of the indoor bowling greens here in W.A with the ability to be fully enclosed or open depending on the weather conditions.

The building is expected to be ready for the commencement of the 2017-18 pennant season.

Neville Stevens wins in a large field at Weipa Old

August 13, 2016
Neville Stevens played extremely well to win the Wiepa two bowl pairs
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Northlands Shopping Centre
Osborne Park Saturday afternoon Pairs


August 26, 2016
The Northlands Saturday Afternoon any gender Pairs
Get in early and nominate a team for to avoid disappointment

To nominate a team Ring Trevor Barron 0431 160 008

Details

Stirling Bowling Club incentive scheme

August 11, 2016
As the Stirling Bowling Club prepare for the new season starting in late October, they have announced to their members an excellent incentive scheme for the players in their Premier League side for the 2016-17 season.

They will reward the highest winning rink each Saturday with $400 to be shared equally for their endeavours

Individual players have been sponsored in the past, so I must commend the Club through their sponsor Mandoon Estate that they are giving the rank and file player an opportunity to a share of cash incentives for each pennant game.

The 2016-17 season will see the end of the traditional 18 game season. The following year the 2017-18 season will see all grades play a fourteen game plus finals pennant season.

Stirling who regained PL status for this coming season has timed the incentive scheme for the players just right in their attempt to remain in the PL.

Mt Lawley Consistency singles

August 10, 2016
The Mount Lawley BC Mens Consistency Singles event has been approved as a Tier 4 national rankings event for 2016/17.

Thought any potential players in the event would be interested to know that points are awarded for the first 4 places as follows:

Winner 48pts
Runner up 32pts
3rd/4th 16pts.

Also for those players still considering entering, Friday Sept 9th is filling very quickly only a few spots left. Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th plenty of space.

Mandoon wins best wheat beer award

August 8, 2016
Congratulations to Allan Erceg and the Homestead Brewery after winning the Cryer Malt Trophy for best wheat draught named Kaisers Choice at the Perth Royal Show.
I must say it is one of the highlights for Sherro when I visit the Mandoon Homestead Brewery to sit down and enjoy a pint of Kaisers Choice Wheat Beer.
It is simply the best and little wonder the Homestead Brewery won the award.
If any of our visitors are intending to go to Mandoon Wine Estate and Home Brewery try Kaisers Choice, you are sure enjoy it as much as I have

Mandoon

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August 26, 2016
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Mandurah Cup

August 4, 2016
The Mandurah Cup will get underway in late September, Pieter Harris sent some information regarding the event.....
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Disclaimer

April 3, 2008
Disclaimer:
The opinions expressed in this Bowls Column are not necessarily the views of the Osborne Park Bowling Club Board, Management or its members. and is written as a matter of general interest and news in the public interest to lawn bowlers worldwide.
Terry Sheridan.
Without Prejudice

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