Ex-Services Club bowls report

TOP STUFF: Roger Goode, along with partner Bill Cosgrove, played some sensational bowls during the major pairs event. Picture: Contributed

TOP STUFF: Roger Goode, along with partner Bill Cosgrove, played some sensational bowls during the major pairs event. Picture: Contributed

ROGER Goode and Bill Cosgrove recorded one of the biggest upsets in defeating Jim White and Roman Bondaruk with some outstanding bowls, with the final score being 27-16. Wally Chater and Denis (Ginger) O’Brien had a close call in their 16-15 win over Graeme Dennis and Tony Curtis. Terry Smith and Geoff Manwaring defeated Steve Stanton and Neil Blackett 30-14, Terry McDonald and Jim Deacon comfortable winners over Steve Leggett and Alan Small 24-12.

Maestro: Winners were T Smith, John Harriott, John Cooper (Young), Col Stokell (Young), Ron Rosengreen (CCC), who all move to the next round.

Social: Wednesday Rocky and P Hoang accounted for P Cockram and J White 21-12. A Hutchison and J Cook won over K Hampton and R Hillier 21-7 while S Fisher, Grumpy and A Small had a narrow win over O Lopez, Froggy and M Willis, 27-25.

Friday: R Hillier, J Huntington and P Hoang defeated S Leggett, M Andrews and A Amall 27-17.O Lopez, T Cosgrove and P Cockram 27-19 winners over K Medcalf, G Hillier and Ginger.

Sunday: A Cooper, G Snape and B New, narrow winners over K Medcalf, A Small and J Cook. The Duck and P Cockram won 21-16 after leading Froggy and P O’Brien 20-2 with six ends to play. O Lopez and Pickles won 23-15 against R Hillier and J Goggin.