Bowling season welll under way

Broughty Club Fixtures: tomorrow (Saturday) – Craigie v Broughty, 2.30 p.m., six rinks; Broughty v Barnhill, 2 p.m., six rinks. Wednesday – Lochee v Broughty, 2.30 p.m., five rinks.

Carnoustie BC

Carnoustie started their competitive season on Saturday with a 20-shot victory over Abbey Bowling Club.

Tomorrow (Saturday), they have two fixtures, entertaining Letham at Maule Street whilst the other team travel to Dundee to play Dudhope in a mixed fixture.


Carnoustie v Abbey

17 J.F. Cumming R. Webster 18

29 I. Riddell J. Ross 9

22 G. Gilmour K. Tosh 17

21 D.A. Robertson J. Arthur 17

20 S. Wallace F. Cook 15

16 M. Granger J. Patterson 25

18 A. Spalding R. Wilson 22

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Fixtures: Tomorrow (Saturday) - Carnoustie v Letham, 2. p.m., four rinks; Dudhope v Carnoustie, Mixed, 2 p.m., four rinks.

Carnoustie West End

Fixtures: Saturday April 26 – Carnoustie West End v Arbroath.

Angus Bowling


Trial Game on Sunday, May 4, at Strathmartine BC, local players involved – A. Fuyre, D. McGill, R. Burnett, R. Torrie, M. Stewart, Carnoustie West End. If unable to play, contact ABA Secretary Peter Clyne on 01575 573156 or email

City of Dundee Bowling


Trials, Saturday, May 3, at 10.30 a.m. at Balgay BC, local players involved – G. Grant, S. Buist, Barnhill BC; L. Hunter, Broughty; G. McComskie, K. Smit, I. Bell, Broughty Castle. If Unable to play contact association secretary J.R. Duncan on 01382 612264.

Specsavers Leagues

Friday, May 2, Division One – Carnoustie West End v Dudhope; Brechin v Broughty. Division Two – Letham v Broughty Castle; Barnhill v Monifieth.

Hunter Cup

Round One – Strathmartine (2) 8, Monifieth (1) 24; Carnoustie West End (2) 19; Maryfield (2) 7; Broughty (2) 16, Barnhill (1) 13; Broughty Castle (2) 17, Carnoustie (2) 15; Carnoustie West End (1) 12, Longforgan (2) 8; Carnoustie (1) 7, Newgate (2) 19.


Carnoustie Ladies

A good win for Craw’s Nest’s makes them this season’s Knockout Cup winners.

British Legion have taken the honours in the Consolation Cup.

Results: Knockout Cup, round robin - All Stars A 2, Craw’s Nest 7.

Consolation Cup Round-Robin - British Legion 6, Corner 3.

Final Placings

Knockout Cup

P W L Pts

Craw’s Nest 2 2 0 14

All Stars A 2 1 1 7

Stag 2 0 2 6

Consolation Cup

P W L Pts

British Legion 2 2 0 12

Corner 2 1 1 8

Stag A 2 0 2 7

Fixtures: Thursday, May 1 - Champion of Champions, in British Legion.


Belhaven Carnoustie League

British Legion are the 2014 Knockout Cup winners after defeating 19th Hole in the final.


Knock Out Cup Final – British Legion 7, 19th Hole 4. 6-0 win for I. Smart snr, British Legion.

Monday – Captains’ meeting in the British Legion at 7.30 p.m. Entries for the open singles, doubles and triples to be handed in.

Next fixtures Monday May 12.

Broughty Ferry League

There will be new names on both trophies this season with Fort and Anchor A winning through to the Neil Spring Cup final and Occidental Ex. and Papa Jacques making it through to the Spring Consolation Cup.

Results: Neil Spring Cup, semi-finals – Doc Ferry’s 71, Anchor A 94; Occidental 77, Fort 79.

Spring Consolation Cup, Semi-Finals – Anchor 73, Occidental Ex. 85; Bar Leo 77, Papa Jacques 93.

Fixtures for Tuesday: Neil Spring Cup, Final – Fort v Anchor A. Spring Consolation Cup, Final – Occidental Ex. v Papa Jacques.

Extraordinary general meeting to be held in The Occidental on Sunday, May 4, at 11a.m. sharp.

This meeting is open to all members.