DBE vs Sawbridgeworth B C Report
DBE North South Challenge – 2019
For the second year the DBE North South Challenge was held at Royal Leamington Spa Bowls Club and was a featured event during Bowls England’s National Championships. Players turning out for this event was, again, excellent travelling from all over England and bringing with them many, many, supporters.
The match was over 6 rinks and the teams were as follows:-
DBE National Outdoor Singles Final
The DBE National Outdoor Singles final was held on Saturday 3rd August at Royal Leamington Spa during Bowls England National Championships.
Mike Robertson and Mike Distin played their final just prior to the North South Challenge. On a bright sunny day the match started in Mike Robertson’s favour quickly taking a 7-0 lead before Mike Distin picked up two shots and the mat. The course of the match changed with Mike Distin chipping away at his opponents lead. At 7 all the mat changed hands when Mike Robertson picked up a 3 then piling the pressure on finally running out Champion at 14-10. An excellent performance by both bowlers in ideal conditions.
DBE at the Oundle Gala
Two DBE members attended the Oundle Gala Day and gave them a lesson in outdoor bowls winning all their matches winning 10-5, 11-0, 12-10 and 6-3. An excellent display against able bodied bowlers.