CORNWALL COUNTY SHORT MAT BOWLING ASSOCIATION
NEWS RELEASE 19 January 2020
Over the weekend the Finals of the County Singles, Pairs, Triples and Fours were played at Carnmoggas Indoor Bowling Club.
First up on Saturday morning was the Singles. The Quarter Finals saw Nigel Nicholls (Newlyn Trinity) defeat Kevin Williams (Newlyn Trinity) 11-5. Percy Tripp (Newlyn Trinity) won 15-2 against Dennis Shorthouse (Landrake). John Worton (St Newlyn East) defeated Martin Boraston (Duloe) 11-10. Callum Beale (Withiel) received a bye after the withdrawal of the final qualifier.
The Semi Finals saw Tripp defeat Nicholls 12-5 and Worton defeat Beale 12-6. Tripp won the final 12-6 against Worton.
Saturday afternoon saw the Fours contested. The Quarter Finals saw Peter Ramsden, Christine Kitley, Sandra Worton & John Worton (St Newlyn East) defeat Leonard Lee, Roy Saxby, Caroline Trubshaw & Alan Trubshaw (Duloe) 8-7. Simon Lees, Morgan Lees, Ray Jeffery & Nigel Nicholls (Newlyn Trinity) won 17-9 against Nathan Waters, Glynn Roy, Luke Jolly & Callum Beale (Withiel). Elise Daniell, Nicholas Truscott, Peter Hore & David Studden (Holmans) edged out Janet Carter, Jane Spatchett, Bob Banks & David Topliffe (Boscastle) 8-7. John Garrison, Howard McCormack, Annette Topham (Penlee) & Mark Payne (Penzance) won 11-8 against Stephen Goddard, Carole Dunn (Penlee), John Thomas & Kevin Williams (Newlyn Trinity).
In the Semi Finals Nicholls defeated Worton 10-2 and Studden won 15-6 against Payne. Studden won the final against Nicholls 14-4.
On Sunday morning attention turned to the County Pairs. In the Quarter Finals John Garrison (Penlee) & Kevin Williams (Newlyn Trinity) won 10-8 against Derek Foulds & David Balow (Marazion). Karen Watson (Saltash) & Callum Beale (Withiel) defeated Elise Daniell & Peter Hore (Holmans) 8-7. Janet Carter & David Topliffe (Boscastle) won 13-3 against Diane Crocker & Shane Aldridge (Luxulyan). Ray Jeffery & Nigel Nicholls (Newlyn Trinity) won 17-7 against Sandra & John Worton (St Newlyn East).
In the Semi Finals Watson & Beale won 13-7 against Garrison & Williams. Jeffery & Nicholls edged out Carter & Topliffe 11-10. Jeffery & Nicholls won the final against Watson & Beale 11-10.
Sunday afternoon saw the Triples decided. In the Quarter Finals Martin Boraston, Caroline & Alan Trubshaw (Duloe) defeated Betty Temple-Smith, Max Burden & Keth Matthews (Blisland) 14-12. Dennis Shorthouse, Richard Kerr & Neil Gribble (Landrake) won 16-8 against Nathan Waters, Ken Horrell (Withiel) & Luke Jolly (Holmans). Michael Liddicoat, Glynn Roy & Callum Beale (Withiel) won 14-2 against Lynn & Bob Smith (Porthleven) & Frank Plummer (St Ives). Elise Daniell, Nicholas Truscott & Peter Hore (Holmans) won 21-2 against Louise Williams & Nicola Ellis (Helston) who were playing with a player short.
In the Semi Finals Gribble won 10-6 against Trubshaw and Beale came from behind to defeat Hore 11-10. Beale won the final against Gribble 13-6.
ESMBA OPEN SINGLES
On Saturday some local bowlers travel to Solihull for the English Short Mat Bowling Association Open Singles competition with a place at March's World Championships up for grabs for the winner. Unfortunately no further information is available from the ESMBA.
INTER AREA LEAGUE
On Sunday Carnmoggas hosts the final round of Inter Area League matches with North against East and Central against West. West lead the way with 55 points from the first two rounds of matches. Central are second on 45, East third on 35 and North fourth on 25.
The CCSMBA offer a full fixtures and results service for the media.
Fixtures can be accessed here https://ccsmba.co.uk/content.php?pg=fixtures
Results can be accessed here https://ccsmba.co.uk/content.php?pg=results
League Tables can be accessed here https://ccsmba.co.uk/content.php?pg=tabledisplay