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Essex League 1st Team

Essex League Division 2

Played Won Drawn Lost Points
10 6 2 2 14

   To see match report, click on score, or scroll down.

Day Date Venue 0pponents Result
7.40 pm
AwayBarking II W 5-3
7.15 pm
AwayUpminster II D 4-4
Wed15-Nov-17HomeBarking II W 6-2
Thu23-Nov-17AwayWanstead II W 5-2
Wed6-Dec-17HomeWanstead III W 5-3
Wed20-Dec-17HomeIlford W 6-2
Wed21-Feb-18HomeUpminster II D 4-4
Thu15-Mar-18AwayWanstead III L 2-5
Mon30-Apr-18AwayIlford W 5-3
Wed9-May-18HomeWanstead II L 2-5



Match reports


St Ethelburga Club, Barking   Thur 12st Oct 2017
Barking II Loughton I
1Ramage, Colin R159-Bowmer, Kevin174
2Clow, Kenneth W1560-1Stirling, William J172
3Ansari, Gholamreza139-Faulkner, David J158
4Monk, George H1330-1Kershaw, Graham J137
5Figgins, John A1331-0Van Tol, Martin134
6Sinha, Nikunj126-Moth, Simon C130
7Loh, Tony1060-1Groce, Ken120
8Bowhill, Alexander W H  89-Jones, Barry E117

The first team won their first game of the season with a little bit of luck.

St Laurence Minor Hall, Upminster   Tue 7th Nov 2017
Upminster II Loughton I
1Khoda, Noor1691-0Bowmer, Kevin174
2Iannetta, Robert1470-1Stirling, William J172
3Corish, Aidan T148-Faulkner, David J158
4Abbott, Stephen J141-Kershaw, Graham J137
5Hannaford, Jamie137-Van Tol, Martin134
6Rahaman, Mustapha131-Moth, Simon C130
7Rosenfeld, Paul1310-1Groce, Ken120
8Johal, Satnam S1221-0Clarke, Gordon  94

A tight match.
Good wins for Bill and Ken. In the final game to finish Simon was very close to winning but his opponent held on for a draw.

Loughton Bowls Club    Wed 15th Nov 2017
Loughton I Barking II
1Bowmer, Kevin1741-0Ramage, Colin R159
2Stirling, William J172-Clow, Kenneth W156
3Faulkner, David J1581-0Ansari, Gholamreza139
4Kershaw, Graham J137-Monk, George H133
5Van Tol, Martin1341-0Chtym, Vladimir125
6Moth, Simon C130-Stebbings, Robert J121
7Groce, Ken120-Loh, Tony106
8Newby, Jonathan1091-0Bowhill, Alexander W H  89

A convincing win with no defeats.

Wanstead House   Thur 23rd Nov 2017
Wanstead II Loughton I
1Murrell, Mark R A158-Eames, Robert S199
2Whitton, Terry D1680-1Bowmer, Kevin174
3Jones, Keith S153-Stirling, William J172
4Barclay, Paul R149-Faulkner, David J158
5Saravanan, Aadarsh145-Kershaw, Graham J137
6Lu, Andy W H144-Van Tol, Martin134
7Siddo, Charlton1290-1Moth, Simon C130
8Sharman, Jay1210-1Groce, Ken120

Another excellent result with no individual defeats.

This win currently puts us top of Essex league division two.

Loughton Bowls Club    Wed 6th Dec 2017
Loughton I Wanstead III
1Bowmer, Kevin174-Burtt, Laurie J150
2Stirling, William J1721-0Smith, David146
3Faulkner, David J1581-0Harte, Ben128
4Kershaw, Graham J1371-0Collyer, Alex131
5Van Tol, Martin1341-0Sweeney, Kevin M130
6Moth, Simon C130-Siddo, Charlton129
7Nadeem, Raja I0-1Bui, Kyan127
8Groce, Ken1200-1Rawlings, David J124

This win currently extends our lead at the top of Essex league division two, though all the other teams have games in hand.

Loughton Bowls Club    Wed 20th Dec 2017
Loughton I Ilford
1Bowmer, Kevin1741-0Twitchell, Neville H168
2Stirling, William J1721-0Barton, Tom A168
3Faulkner, David J1581-0Kent, Anthony R150
4Spear, Brian J1420-1Kalinsky, Syd M148
5Kershaw, Graham J137-Page, Jeffrey144
6Van Tol, Martin1341-0Ainkaran, Lavanan134
7Moth, Simon C130-Gesthuysen, Malcolm131
8Groce, Ken1201-dDee, Fault

Good wins on the top boards gave us a comfortable win and increase our lead at the top of the division two Christmas tree. The team will have a well earned winter break while our rivals play their games in hand.
see Ilford report.

Loughton Bowls Club    Wed 21st Feb 2018
Loughton I Upminster II
1Bowmer, Kevin1801-0Khoda, Noor175
2Stirling, William J1771-0Corish, Aidan T151
3Faulkner, David J1560-1Iannetta, Robert151
4Kershaw, Graham J140-Abbott, Stephen J145
5Van Tol, Martin137-Foley, Phil T140
6Moth, Simon C131-Rahaman, Mustapha137
7Groce, Ken1210-1Rosenfeld, Paul133
8Newby, Jonathan114-Hannaford, Jamie129

A tight match with an exciting finish.

With two games left and match score level ...