BOWLS: Grantham lose friendly to Erewash

Grantham and Erewash bowls teams.

Grantham and Erewash bowls teams.

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Grantham and District Indoor Bowling Club’s friendlies winning spell came to an end with the visit of Erewash to their Trent Road green.

Despite the defeat to the visitors, a great time was had by all, whilst the over-60s enjoyed a great win over Long Sutton in the Lincolnshire League.



Grantham 87

Erewash 119

K Germnany J Hobbs J Morris M Goodchild lost to A Porter M Morris P Bradshaw M Sankey 8-28; J Baker J Baker P Royce T Asher lost to V Robinson Derek/Ivan B Fasey L Smith 12-30; J Asher J Hall G Hall J Lewis lost to A Streets D Murray M George S Streets 14-21; J Morris J Priest R Baxter R Sowerby beat T Rashmowski R Dakin M Dawes B Thomas 18-11; J Potts E Ward L Smith G Smith lost to J Henderson J Foulds M Banks D Donson 12-18; S Potts H Whatley P Greer J Kime beat A Stingmore T Morris N Fasey B Atkinson 23-11.

Lincs Over-60s League

Grantham 127

Long Sutton 82

D Abernethy S Potts F Atter R Turnbull beat D Bills E Clarke P Clarke C Dillnot 24-19; G Hall R Payne N Smith D Hill beat T Markely P Ridley G Stewart T Grant 29-9; C Richardson I Cole T Asher I Lord beat P Ridley N Elliot K Steward T Crane 27-16; J Wyles C Jones J Kime J Lewis beat R Hix G Howe R Ward M Hartop 24-19; T Sumner R Smith C Goodley B Allen drew with G Collin S Bass D Moss J Fox 20-20.

Jack High

Grantham 75

Bingham B 39

T Sumner R Sumner J Lewis drew with P Jaques B Davey P Thornhill 20-20; P Hainsworth R Sowerby J Kime beat J Cullen A Brailsford K Brailsford 31-4; B Patten P Riches Joe Lewis beat A Cornshaw A Cullen K Handlely 24-15.

Knipton 46

Barnstone 45

J M Baker J Baker K Noble lost to H McCandless R Spencer L Payling 10-18; D Abernethy L Smith G Smith beat S Quibell S Wrate J Parker 26-6; P Sheardown K Abbs W Leadenham lost to W Snowdon R Smith J McCandles 10-21.

Long Bennigton 58

Bottesford 51

T Hoole J Morris P Fordham beat B Hawes S McLean M Wakfield 20-17; J Hall Ju Morris G Hall beat R Payne R Barnes J Millington 21-16; P Griffiths S Griffiths J Orrey lost to V Palmer S Barnes R Hibbert 17-18.