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Seaton Sports Merit: 1 Day to go – Preview

The Seaton Sports 2019 Merit takes place at Hadley USC at 5.30 p.m. today with 16 quality players looking to win the John Coxill Trophy. Record winner Pete Farmer looks for his seventh crown and first since 2009, and plays Mike Wainwright first game who has come back into the …

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Week 17 Preview

North Shropshire 30 pointer, Telford Derby, Fields look for home advantage Hanmer and Chester Road meet in week 17 of the Salop Leisure Shropshire Premier Bowling League with both teams needing the points at the bottom. Hanmer’s form has dipped after a tough run of fixtures while the Road have …

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Castlefields end Bylet run

Castlefields won 10-6 on the Bylet to move into second place and 11 points behind the leaders Sir John Bayley. Captain Alan Peach says it was a “great win at the Bylet on a very difficult green which is very unkind to all bowlers. We lost 2 games 21-20 in the …

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Seaton Sports Merit – 5 Days to go: History

The Shropshire Premier League Merit has been played for since 1994, with Pete Farmer having won it 6 times, but not since 2009. He won it three times on the bounce from 2007 to 2009, while James Grimston also won it consecutively at Coddon and Abbey. The only other player …

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Bylet v Castlefields Preview

Bylet take on Castlefields in the last of the rearranged games from the June rains. It is a big game for both teams, with Castlefields under the more pressure as they look to capture the leaders Sir John Bayley. They are now 21 points behind and with the Bayley also …

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Week 16 Review

Super six for Ifton, Wrockwardine win big, Bayley extend lead Ifton scored a super six at Chester Road in week 16 of the Salop Leisure Shropshire Premier Bowling League. It meant Chester Road only closed the gap on them by two points at the bottom. Captain Dickie Jones was “happy …

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