ALMONDBURY Bowling Club Ladies Day is on Saturday week, July 16.

Prizes are paid from quarter-finals upwards and a full card of 32 will contest the pairs competition (10.00am start, 10.15 scratch and then when called).

Draw: M Thornton & C Ramsden v B Hirst & S Joyce, I Crowther & S Livesey v G Todd & S Proctor, S Unwin & C Hardy v E Smith & P McDonagh, R Byram & S Byram v P Bray & J Wadsworth, M Cooper & M Whitehouse vB Kaye & J Taylor, L Drury & Partner v B Buckley & J Evans, H Easingwood & C Proctor v H Abbott & S Gibson, P Beever & Partner v S Winterburn & M Carter, L Gledhill & C Harpin v A Buckley & M Hoyle, M Golden & P Armitage v B Toon & K Atkinson, J Mcdonagh & R Abbott v M Beaumont & Partner, A Throssell & P Singleton v S Gibson & P Wilde, A Vickers & M Hennigan v M Cawtheray & Partner, M Nicholson & K Gant v B Bentley & P Dennett, M Lockwood & F Beaumont v B Berry & C Milnes, J Thompson & M Robb v L & A Skelton.

Gary Ellis has booked his place in the Champion of Champions and Oceanico Masters in Portugal at the end of the season after winning the John Smith’s Classic for the fourth time.

A crowd of over 300 watched Ellis come through a strong field to beat Robbie Fitzpatrick 21-15 in the final and win a first prize of £1,200. Fitzpatrick collected £700.

Quarter-finals – Gary Ellis 21 Callum Wraight 10, Wayne Dichfield 18 Simon Coupe 21, Noel Burrows 16 Robbie Fitzpatrick 21, David Jackson 19 Nick Hughes 21.

Semi-finals – Ellis 21 Coupe 16, Fitzpatrick 21 Hughes 9.

Final – Ellis 21 Fitzpatrick 15.

Latest from the Ladies Works League:

Section I results – Longwood Engineering (142) 7 Palace Bar (136) 3, Canalside ‘A’ (145) 6 Longwood (144) 4, Acre Mills Canalside (144) 6 Sellers International (123) 4, Feelgood Factory ‘B’ (133) 4 Frontier Software (142) 6, Palace Bar (143) 7 Schofield Metal Merchants (139) 3, Acre Mills Canalside (164) 8 Canalside ‘A’ (141) 2, Schofield Metal Merchants (140) 8 Longwood Engineering (15) 2, Frontier Software (139) 6 Palace Bar (137) 4, Feelgood Factory ‘A’ (152) 8 Feelgood Factory ‘B’ (137) 2, Holmes Dresser (125) 4 Feelgood Factory ‘A’ (130) 6, Schofield Metal Merchants (135) 3 Canalside ‘A’ (140) 7.

Section I table – Feelgood Factory ‘A’ 8-53, Frontier Software 8-53, Feelgood Factory 7-47, Acre Mills Canalside 7-37, Holmes Dresser 7-37, Schofield Metal Merchants 8-35, Palace Bar 8-34, Canalside ‘A’ 8-32, Longwood Engineering 7-22, Sellers International 5-20.

Section II results – Broadhead & Graves (153) 8 Trusted (111) 2, Brook Hansen ‘A’ (153) 7 Canalside ‘B’ (139) 3, Shaw Son & Greenhalgh (151) 7 Brook Hansen ‘B’ (140) 3, Pearce Displays (161) 9 Colne Valley Gdn. Centre (121) 1, Kevin J. Buckley Bldg. (127) 3 Broadhead & Graves (146) 7, Canalside ‘B’ (140) 7 Shaw Son & Greenhalgh (118) 3, Brook Hansen ‘B’ (144) 7 Colne Valley Gdn. Centre (119) 3, Bower Roebuck (151) 8 Kevin J Buckley Bldg. (124) 2, Broadhead & Graves (143) 4 Brook Hansen ‘A’ (147) 6, Trusted (128) 6 Bower Roebuck (123) 4, Trusted (120) 4 Pearce Displays (121) 6, Canalside ‘B’ (160) 9 Colne Valley Gdn. Centre (120) 1, Shaw, Son & Greenhalgh (116) 3 Broadhead & Graves (157) 7, Pearce Displays (139) 6 Brook Hansen ‘B’ (130) 4.

Section II table – Pearce Displays 9-57, Broadhead & Graves 8-51, Canalside ‘B’ 8-44, Shaw, Son & Greenhalgh 9-43, Brook Hansen ‘B’ 9-41, Brook Hansen ‘A’ 8-40, Bower & Roebuck 8-38, Trusted 8-38, Kevin J Buckley Bldg. 8-36, Colne Valley Garden Centre 9-32.

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