Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

Cleveland Crash in County Openers; BOWLS

Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

Cleveland Crash in County Openers; BOWLS

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CLEVELAND County Bowling Association played the first of five inter-county matches against Humberside at Ropner Park.

Both Cleveland teams lost to a strong Humberside squad whose Newton team are the current national champions.

The Adams team won on two of the six rinks the best performance of which was from B Hall (T Gilbert, M Demoily) who beat M Burman 29-23.

Other Adams results were a 28-25 win for J Gillespie (J Walker, G Walker) against A Hall, but losses for W Shand (19-35 against J Neilson), N Willey (25-30 against P Cranidge), L Dring (23-33 against J Gray) and R Serginson (23-26 against S Hutchinson).

The Newton team fared better and won on three rinks. Best result was a 40-23 victory for G Fleming (B Lewis, B Summerhill) against D Rutt.

B Horsfield (G Allen, S Meadows) triumphed 30-23 over J Dunn while D Hunter (N Roberts, D Mallaby) beat B Firth 27-25 . Other results: M Tucker 20 H Dixon 42, J Bowes 21 R Ledgerwood 38, I Hewitson 15 A Hutchinson 40. …

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