April 23 2014 Latest news:
With no games in the top division the focus of last weekend’s fixtures in the Norfolk CIBA County Bowls League centred on the fight for promotion from Division Two.
Police officer Darren Burnett was back pounding the beat after achieving world bowls glory against Norfolk champ Mervyn King.
Norfolk’s Mervyn King played some of the best bowls of his career at the weekend - but he still didn’t manage to add a second world indoor title to his collection at Potters Resort, Hopton-on-Sea.
Norwich bowls player Rebecca ‘Bex’ Field has been defeated in the WBT World Women’s Matchplay singles final by East Anglian rival Katherine Rednall.
Today’s final in the Just Retirement World Bowls Tour Women’s Matchplay singles at Potters Resort in Hopton-on-Sea will feature two young East Anglians, whose ages add up to only 42 years – a record statistic that reflects how younger bowls players are coming to the fore.