On the 8th & 9th of December, the Auckland Bowls Open Pairs was played across many bowling clubs in Auckland, with all teams battling it out for a Centre Title.
After the first day of qualifying, Carlton Cornwall had an outstanding 11 teams qualify for Post-Section which made Balmoral Bowling Club (Headquarters) look like a wave of gold and black.
In the Women’s Event:
Ashleigh Jeffcoat / Kimberley Hemingway – Through to the Final
Darshani Jayasinghe / Helen Blick – Through to the Final
Hetty Bolcher / Estelle Hickey – Made it to Quarter Final
Helen van der Walt / Liz Badenhorst – Made it to Quarter Final
Karen de Jongh / Bev Crowe – Made it to Quarter Final
Selina Goddard / Rebecca Jelley – Made it to last 10
In the Men’s Event:
Tony Garelja / Michael Farac – Made it to last 16
Peter Blick / Gojko Bulog – Made it to last 16
Gary Lawrence / Grant Keats – Made it to last 22
John Collins / Chris Charles – Made it to last 22
Rob Ashton / Petar Sain – Made it to last 22
The final of the Auckland Pairs will be played on April 7th 2019.