Cambs bowlers reach English last four
The Cambridgeshire team in the English Short Mat Bowls Inter-County Championship had a fabulous quarter-final win of 27-13 points over in-form Cheshire at Church Gresley IBC in Derbyshire on Sunday.
Singles: R. Spriggs W 21-10 W 16-8. J. Peters W14-8 W 16-11. Pairs: G. Ward & B. Fox W11-10 L 14 - 15. M. Bell & P. Bretagne L 9-16 L9-15. Triples: D. Fincham - J. Thorpe & K. Stanford W16-8 D 11-11 S. Smith - L. Mitchell & J. Russell L 6-20 W10 -9. Fours: G. Lunn - J. Charter - R. Bonello & C. Buck W12-6 L5-12 L. White - M. Fox - G. Russell & R. Fincham L9-11 W14-7
l North Cambs BA won their final match in the Derbyshire Trophy on Sunday at Huntingdon IBC. They recorded their first victory and avoided the wooden spoon in the Southern section.
Details: R.Croxford, J.Fox, A.Hailes 12, Hunts 32; S.Engledow, D.Stanton, R.Allen 29, Hunts 15; D.Saunders, M.Hartopp, J.Ivatt 24, Hunts 16; E.Clarke, T.Read, N.Eagle 25, Hunts 17.
l North Cambs stage their indoor competition finals this weekend.
Schedule, Saturday: 2pm 4 Bowl Singles: S.Engledow v. A.Hailes; 4pm 2 Bowl Mixed pairs: D.Bailey & L.Quibel v. S.Engledow & L.Clare. Umpire: C.Griffin.
Sunday: 11am 2 Bowl pairs: S.Engledow & D.Stanton v. N.Eagle & T.Reed or D.Bailey & N.Carter. 1.30pm 2 Bowl rinks: R.Croxford, S.Engledow, D.Stanton v. D.Bailey, C.Ayres, N.Carter. 4pm 2 Bowl Mixed rinks: D.Bailey, L.Quibel, N.Carter v. S.Engledow, L.Clare, D.Stanton. Umpire: J.Fox.