KTBC v Buckfastleigh July 10

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Kingsbridge Town welcomed Buckfastleigh on Sunday in the South Devon Mixed Bowling League.  Due to various reasons, Town were without several key players and had to field a pair instead of a triple on 1 rink. In recent matches Town have fallen away in the 2nd half of matches but this time they bucked the trend. The score at the … Read More

Paignton v KTBC July 3

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Town’s woes continued when they travelled to Paignton for a Mixed Friendly. Their cause was not helped when 2 players reported sick on the day of the match and Town was grateful that the home side provided a player to equalise the sides. Town’s only successful rink, skipped by Keith Brayne, was 10-3 ahead after 10 ends but 5 shots … Read More

KTBC v Marldon June 26

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Town entertained Marldon for a Friendly Match and were again pipped at the post, losing by 53 shots to 62. On Keith Brayne’s rink a very close match was played but 5 shots in the last 2 ends gave the home side the edge as they won by 4 shots. In a seesaw match on John Yeabsley’s rink a 2-9 … Read More

Totnes v KTBC Summers Trophy June 25

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Town played at Totnes in the 1st leg of the Summers Trophy. This was a very close contest with the home side winning by 2 shots on the final end, 58-60. So Town have a great chance of winning the trophy in the return leg in August. Keith Baston’s rink was always in control as they took an 8 shot … Read More

Kingsbridge Park v KTBC June 21

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Town’s 2nd half blues manifested themselves again in this double header. 3 rinks contributed to the South Devon Mixed Bowling League whilst 4 rinks made up the 1st leg of the cup competition between the sides. Town was only 1 shot down, 31-32, at half time but they lost the plot in the 2nd half as Park won 48-92. The … Read More

Tim Lewis Memorial Event June 18

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Kingsbridge Town remembered their Secretary, Tim Lewis, on Saturday. The afternoon was programmed to be Captain’s Day but Captain Keith Brayne and wife Sandra organised an event in memory of Tim with all the proceeds going to Tim’s nominated charity, Devon Air Ambulance. A spider was held where all players bowl at the same time to a central jack. This … Read More

Stoke Fleming v KTBC June 14

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Town finally broke their duck when they travelled to Stoke Fleming for a Friendly Match. In the last 2 matches, Town have thrown leads away and history nearly repeated itself. Town was 39-25 up at half time but the match was only decided on the final end, as the visitors won by 71 shots to 69. On Keith Baston’s rink, … Read More