Arun are on a run ... bowlers beat Sutton and Horsham

Arun bowles returned to winning ways when the men’s team beat Sutton IBC.

Tuesday, 7th January 2020, 8:00 am
Arun's men gather for an Osborne Trophy match versus the club's ladies / Picture: Kate Shemilt

They won five of the six rinks comfortably and lost the sixth by just one shot, giving them an overall score of 146-89.

Top rink was skipped by Alan Avery who, with help from H Pearson, R Huber and N Waddock, won 29-11

Other rink scores: J Elliott F Biggs G Miller C Chester (s) won 24-17; B Fitch J Pickard J Whitfield J Brazier(s) lost 17-18; J Sparrow G King B Sanford L Corne (s) won 24-11; M Bird T Hayes M Desmond T Sayers (s) won 27-15; D Ford D Wright M Johnson M Campbell (s) won 25-17.

Arun men gave nothing away when they played host to Horsham, winning on all six rinks for an overall score of 179-82.

Comfortably achieving top rink status were Tony Sayers’ team of P Lichfield, B Smith and N Waddock, who won 42-10.

Also worthy of mention was the next door rink skipped by Ash Plater who was helped to a 37-10 win by N Short, B Smith and C Spicer.

Other scores: D Ford P Ward M Johnson P White won 22-11; D Cripp G Kendall C Chester and L Corne (s) won 21-13; J Sparrow G King L Hall and M Campbell (s) won 28-22; P Wakeford D Wright R Pearson M English won 29-12.


Bognor Goodwoods Greens played a home league match against Southbourne Rangers and had a comfortable 59-23 win taking all six points.

Scores: David Stansmore, Tony Unicombe, Brenda Jones, Clive Andrews (skip) won 40-11; Eric Jones, Stella Singleton, Pam Andrews, Brian Mills won 19-12.

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