Two good wins for RBC.
In the Border League on 11th July RBC came out winners against Godstone 10-0.
In a tight match on 12th July RBC ‘B’ (Alex Gaunt, John Davison, Roger Gatland & Bryan Gaunt) won the final two ends by 3 shots to secure the win 19-16 against a strong Wallington ‘A’ team.
Well done all.
RBC continued their good run in the Border League with an 8-2 win over Horsham Park on 4th July. At the halfway stage RBC are well placed for promotion from Division 2 with an aggregate score of 30-10.
Another good win was in the North Downs League on 6th July. RBC overcame Bletchingley 56-48. RBC currently are 6th in the table but with matches in hand.
Congratulations to Paul Eales, Alex Gaunt & Bryan Gaunt who were selected to play for Surrey County BA (SCBA) Area 3 against Area 4 in the Walter Cross Trophy at Old Dean BC on Sunday 7th July.
In Round 3 of the Surrey section of the National Champions of Champions on 9th July Paul Eales lost against Paul Gingell of Egham.
Both RBC teams are through to the 2nd round of the SCBA Area 3 Top 4. RBC ‘A’ play Felbridge ‘A’ away on Friday 19th July and RBC ‘B’ play Wallington ‘A’ at home on Fri 12th July.
REIGATE & BANSTEAD BOROUGH PAIRS
sponsored by Beadles KIA Coulsdon
Closing date for entries is Sunday 14th July. The competition is scratch so open to men, ladies or mixed teams. The draw will take place at Redhill BC shortly after 14th July and will be circulated by e-mail to entrants together with the rules. It will also be posted on Facebook and Latest News on our website. Any queries to Ames Brisley please.
National Champion of Champions – Paul Eales plays Sean Gingell of Egham BC in the next round at RBC on Tuesday 9th July starting at 6.00 pm. Come and support!
Also the deadline for the next round of club competitions has been extended to Tuesday 16th July.
North Downs League – RBC continued their winning run in this league with a very good 7-3 victory away at Caterham on Wednesday 19th June.
Border League – After 2 wins RBC’s run came to an end at Reigate Priory losing 4-6 on 20th June. Overall RBC’s total score is 22-8. In the Border League Cup on Sunday 30th June RBC played Newdigate home and away and won 21-5 at home (Alex Gaunt, John Davison, Bryan Gaunt & Gary Parsons) and 19-16 away (Alex Stepney, David Rigg, Roger Gatland & Steve Whiting) giving an overall win to RBC of 40-21. Next match is the semi-final on 21st July.
Surrey Area 3 Top 4 – Redhill B (Alan Stepney, Brian Styles, Roger Gatland & John Davison) had an emphatic 27-8 win away against Bletchingley B on Tuesday 25th June. In the next round they are at home v Wallington A.
Redhill A were given a walkover by Warlingham A in the same round. They now play Felbridge A away.
National Champion of Champions – Paul Eales progressed to the last 8 of the Surrey pool in this competition on Friday 28th June beating Steve Cooke away at Purley Bury 21-18. He now faces Sean Gingell of Egham BC in the next round.
Well done all!
Message from Captain Sam:
To those who entered the drawn triples this year, rather than the 10 am start time as stated, it will now be played at 2.30 on Saturday 29th June. Can a member of each team please make sure that your team are available.
BOROUGH PAIRS KNOCKOUT COMPETITION sponsored by Beadles KIA Coulsdon
This will follow the usual format as a scratch tournament (i.e open to Men, Ladies or Mixed Teams). Preliminary rounds are played at the entrant’s bowls clubs determined by the draw leading to semi-finals and finals at Redhill BC on Bank Holiday Monday 26th August. Any questions to Ames Brisley – email: email@example.com
Entry forms will be available in the clubhouse from tomorrow (Monday 24th June)
The players for yesterday’s colourful Chicken Run. A good afternoon enjoyed by all. Steve Whiting won the chicken.
Thanks go to Barry for the organisation and for the usual good BBQ spread put on by Belinda and David.
It is not too late to add your name to the list. Numbers need to be confirmed by Thursday 20th. Contact David Rigg (catering) or Barry Martyn (bowls organiser).
Tomorrow’s match v Epsom Court has been cancelled by them. They couldn’t get a team.