SATURDAY October 7 – Sunday October 8
96 players including 32 guests from other clubs along with many spectators as well as founder members, enjoyed some excellent matches played over two days last weekend.
Everyone managed to play one match on Saturday before the heavens opened and play had to be suspended.
Fortunately, the weather on Sunday was perfect for bowls and play resumed.
Several teams tied on maximum points after winning all their matches and on shot difference the eventual winners were Rod Warnes and Patty Johnson from Benitachell Bowls Club, with David Gardiner from Javea Green.
Northern League – Monday October 2
Last Monday saw both the Lions and the Tigers win their matches with 10 more points for the Lions playing at home to Bonalba whilst the Tigers away to Finca Guila picked up 6 points, both teams won their Challenger League matches. The Jaguars home to the Javea Green Opals for their first match shared the rinks but lost out on shot difference to go down 4-6, the Jaguars also won their Challenger League match.
Northern League – Monday October 9
Tigers were home to Javea Green Quartz and had another excellent team performance taking the match 8-2 and a shot difference of +20. The challenge team won 23-19.
Jaguars were away to El Cid Swords.Facing a tough game, they won on 2 rinks and with a drawn game gave them a 7-3 win with a shot difference of +19. El Cid won the challengers.
Lions were away to Calpe and shared the rinks and the shot difference of +8 with a 6-4 win.