Representatives from Kent, Norfolk, Sussex and Worcestershire will contest the semi-finals of the Women’s Senior Pairs competition, sponsored by Bowling Abroad Holidays, after four tightly contested quarter-final matches this afternoon.
In the first semi-final, Sussex’s Lorraine Hume and Rachel Mackriell will face Worcestershire’s Viv Hall and Joan Parfitt, with Norfolk’s Pat Clarke and Christine Webb playing Kent’s Veronica Pink and Eileen Simpson.
Herefordshire (M Wheatley) bt Middlesex (K Stockley) 23-9;
Sussex (R Mackriell) bt Yorkshire (J Abel) 18-6;
Worcestershire (J Parfitt) bt Northumberland (E Boaden) 20-7;
Devon (L Lock) bt Gloucestershire (J Stannard) 17-7;
Dorset (P Cresswell) bt Isle of Wight (S Arnott) 21-8;
Norfolk (C Webb) bt Cumbria (N Newton) 15-5;
Kent (E Simpson) bt Hampshire (S Pullin) 30-5;
Lincolnshire (G Bolt) bt Cambridgeshire (V Hughes) 26-16.
Sussex (R Mackriell) bt Herefordshire (M Wheatley) 20-12
Worcestershire (J Parfitt) bt Devon (L Lock) 20-16;
Norfolk (C Webb) bt Dorset (P Cresswell) 18-13;
Kent (E Simpson) bt Lincolnshire (G Bolt) 15-12.
Live scoring from all semi-finals and finals can be located at https://www.bowlsengland.com/live-scoring/
Official photographs can be viewed and purchased at: https://www.bobsaundersphotography.co.uk/bowls-events
Entry to the championships is free of charge. Chargeable parking is available in Victoria Park and in nearby town centre car parks. The Tournament Office will be open daily from 8.30am until close of play. Should you have any queries related to the National Championships please telephone 07444 272672.