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28 Jan 2023
Cambridgeshire win their group in ICC Premier 2

We started our ICC game on Saturday 28 January against Northampton needing to score 21 points to tie the lead of the group with Hertfordshire.  The final score was a win for Cambridgeshire 22-18 making us the winners of Group 1 in Premier 2.  This me... [ Read more ]

10 Dec 2022
Chairman’s Christmas ‘Fun’ Drive

The chairman Mr Barry Fox presided over an excellent drive which had attracted 40 members to enter.  Many members entered into the spirit of Christmas by wearing Christmas jumpers and hats but some pushed the boat out with some first class fancy dres... [ Read more ]

04 Dec 2022
County Triples Championship and National Qualifier

County Championship Triples and National Qualifier held at MIBC on 4th December 2022  A total of 14 teams entered the county championship triples competition, 5 of which entered the national qualifier. The teams were split into 2 groups of 5 and 1 ... [ Read more ]

05 Nov 2022
County Pairs Championship and National Qualifier

A total of 18 teams entered the county championship pairs competition on bonfire night, 9 of which entered the national qualifier. The teams were split into 2 groups of 5 and 2 groups of 4 a format required by the ESMBA rules on national champions... [ Read more ]

09 Oct 2022
Good Win for Cambridgeshire over Northamptonshire

Singles Charlie Waling          Won   13 -12, Lost 10 - 20. Dave Wilcox             Lost   15 -11, Won 13 -12. Pairs Maureen Bell, Josie Charter.         Won 19 -11, Won - 20 - 6. Rob Bonello, Derek Retchless.     Draw 11 -11. Won 12 -11. Tr... [ Read more ]

02 Oct 2022
Four Wood Pairs

The inaugural 4 wood pairs competition attracted good interest although some players were understandably cautious as to how the format would work in practice. Following some late call offs and a bit of re-jiggling the event was contested by 15 tea... [ Read more ]

18 Sep 2022
Cambridgeshire Ladies v England Ladies at March IBC

Cambridgeshire Ladies team recently played against the England Ladies team at March indoor bowling association.   The games were played in mainly teams of four with 5 rounds of play.  After two rounds the scores were very close but Cambridgeshire the... [ Read more ]

10 Sep 2022
County Singles Championship and National Qualifier

24 entrants competed in this years county singles championship.  Players were split into 6 groups of 4 via open draw with the winners of each group together with the two highest losers overall going through to the knock out stages. Group 1 winner ... [ Read more ]

27 Aug 2022
Over 55 Pairs Competition

Over 55 Pairs Saturday 27 August 2022 12 teams contested another excellent day of bowls at the MIBC. The event was run as the county championship but was also the national qualifier for the over 55 pairs which ran alongside. Jeff Saunders unfortu... [ Read more ]

28 May 2022
Three Wood Pairs

47 players contested an excellent day of bowls at MIBC.  Unfortunately there were a few late call offs in the preceding week and again on the morning, but thankfully with planned reserves we still managed to keep to the 24 team schedule over 7 rounds... [ Read more ]