Fine weather for opening games of new outdoor bowling season

Carnoustie Bowling Club Opening Day 2013
Carnoustie Bowling Club Opening Day 2013

Barnhill Bowling Club

FIXTURES: April 23, Hunter Cup, round one, at Muirhead & Birkhill – Dudhope 1 v Barnhill 2. April 25, round two, at Newport – Carnoustie 1 v Dudhope 1/Barnhill 2; Barnhill 1 v Newgate 1.

Broughty Bowling Club

FIXTURES: April 23, Hunter Cup, round one, at Muirhead & Birkhill – Broughty 2 v Craigie 1: at Carnoustie West End – Balgay 2 v Broughty 1. April 25, round two, at Fairfield – Newport 1 v Broughty 2/Craigie 1: at Broughty Castle – Balgay 2/Broughty 1 v Baxter Park 1/Hillcrest 2.

Broughty Castle Bowling Club

FIXTURES: April 23, Hunter Cup, round one, at Muirhead & Birkhill – Broughty Castle 2 v Lochee 2: round two, April 25, at Fairfield – Abbey 1/Errol 1 v Broughty Castle 2/Lochee 2: at Abbey – Broughty Castle 1 v Fairfield 2/Newgate 2.

Carnoustie Bowling Club

CARNOUSTIE Bowling Club opened their gents’ season on Saturday with a fixture between the president’s team and that of the vice-president. It culminated in a victory for the president Tom McLean over the vice-president John Cumming.

President v vice-president

18 Tom McLean John Cumming 8

15 Ian Riddell Angus McKay 14

15 Brian Petrie Bob Millar 15

17 Ally Gray Art Spalding 10

22 Dave Robertson Matt Granger 14

11 Ed Fullerton Sandy Willocks 10

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Fixtures: April 20, Gents v Abbey, 2.30 p.m., seven rinks: April 23, Hunter Cup, round one, at Hillcrest - Newport 2 v Carnoustie 2. April 25, round two, at Fairfield – Newport 2/Carnoustie 2 v Muirhead & Birkhill 2/Monifieth 1: at Newport – Carnoustie 1 v Dudhope 1/Barnhill 2.

Monifieth Bowling Club

FIXTURES: April 20, Gents v Barnhill, 2 p.m., eight rinks; Barnhill v Gents, 2 p.m., eight rinks. April 22, Stewart Cup Fours, 6 p.m. April 23, Hunter Cup, round one, at Hillcrest – Muirhead & Birkhill 2 v Monifieth 1: April 25, round two, at Fairfield – Newport 2/Carnoustie 2 v Muirhead & Birkhill/Monifieth 1: at Newport – Monifieth 2 v Balgay 1/Strathmartine 1.

All midweek matches start at 6.30 p.m.