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Short Mat

Didcot Bowls Club is affiliated to: 

Oxfordshire County Short Mat Bowling Association  www.osmba.org.uk 

For information, email Didcot Bowls Club:           Contact D.B.C.

We play mixed gender teams from October until April.
Most Saturday mornings during the winter seasons, the clubhouse is used for roll-ups (practice).
If you are interested in playing (and maybe joining), drop in between 10am and midday.


The 2018/19 Short Mat Singles Competition that is open to all Didcot Bowls Club bowling members, was won by Dave Watts who beat Lynn Orlando in the final.

2x Evening league teams and 2x Afternoon league teams.

Didcot RAMS play in the South & Vale Division 1 evening league.                     Division 1 Table

Last three games:::
 W  Last match played:  31 Oct 19  RAMS 22 vs 18 Abingdon Knights
 W  Prev. match played:  17 Oct 19  Benson 19 vs 33 RAMS
 W  Prev. match played:  10 Oct 19  RAMS 33 vs 18 Grove Grovelands

Didcot HOUNDS play in the South & Vale Division 2 evening league.                  Division 2 Table

Last three games:::
 L  Last match played:  07 Nov 19  HOUNDS 16 vs 24 Cholsey Choughs
 W  Prev. match played:  29 Nov 19  Abingdon Night Owls 14 vs 26 HOUNDS
 L  Prev. match played:  08 Oct 19  Cholsey Canaries 19 vs 13 HOUNDS

Didcot RED KITES play in the South & Vale Division 1 afternoon league.            Afternoon Division 1 Table 
CONGRATULATIONS champions 2018/19.

Last three games:::
 L  Last match played:  06 Nov 19  RED KITES19 vs21 Drayton Wasps
 L  Prev. match played:  28 Oct 19 Benson Sunnysiders30 vs19 RED KITES
 W  Prev. match played:  16 Oct 19  RED KITES35 vs12 Stanford Greys

Didcot Buzzards play in the South & Vale Division 2 afternoon league.            Afternoon Division 2 Table

Last three games:::
 W  Last match played:  05 Nov 19  Drayton Hammers 19 vs 20 BUZZARDS
 L  Prev. match played:  30 Oct 19  BUZZARDS 21 vs 24 Charlbury Chestnuts
 L  Prev. match played:  16 Oct 19  Abingdon Optimists 23 vs 22 BUZZARDS


CONGRATULATIONS to Santo, Lynn, Roger, Phil, Tina and Dave for winning the Oxfordshire Teams Competition for 2019 against 9 other teams.
This was played at Sandy Lane West in Oxford on Sunday 10th March 2019.



The 2018 England Ladies Short Mat Team played Belgium in the 
final in Europe in the early part of the year, and WON.

If you hadn't noticed our very own Lynn Orlando representing
England, I have shown this clearer photo of her.
WELL DONE LYNN. Congratulations.