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  • Bowls finals start tomorrow

    The Midlands Bowls Association semi finals will be contested in three divisions tomorrow at Dunolly, the Maryborough Highland Society and Newstead greens. In the division one second semi final, Talbot Gold and Golf Blue will play for a spot in the 2009-10 grand final. These sides have met three times this season and the ledger […]

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  • Vic and Bill in playoff

    Newstead’s Bill Burnett and Vic Hennessy of Avoca will contest the final of the Midlands Bowls Association Champion of Champions next Sunday at Dunolly starting at 9.30 am. The four quarter finals and the two semi finals were played at Dunolly on Sunday. Maldon’s Jim Lacey met Peter Hooper of Carisbrook. Jim started well picking […]

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  • BIG CHANGES

    In a very exciting conclusion to the Maryborough District Ladies Bowling Association pennant home and away competition on Tuesday, Avoca and Talbot played a tie while Maryborough Highland Society fell from ladder leadership to missing out on the finals altogether. On the MacLeod Green at Talbot, Avoca won two of the three matches but tied […]

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  • Laanecoorie Dunolly and MKM play out thrilling tie

    A thrilling tie was the result of the Maryborough and District Cricket Association A grade contest between MKM and Laanecoorie Dunolly on Saturday. MKM had batted the first week of the two day match and managed 160 runs. Laanecoorie Dunolly resumed on Saturday at 3/61 and moved along to 76 before Brad McHugh fell to […]

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  • Tartan in finals

    Highland Tartan has won a place in the Midlands Bowls Association division one finals after its strong 75-68 victory over Golf Blue on Saturday in the final home and away game of the season. Andy Brumby’s Highland side was the biggest winner, getting home by eight shots while teammate Brian Daly got up 25-22 over […]

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  • Blazers get through to finals

    The Maryborough Supa IGA Blazers have finished in fourth place on the Country Basketball League – North East Conference ladder. After a weekend of mixed results the Supa IGA Blazers snuck in by the smallest of margins. With Shepparton needing to defeat Maryborough by 15 points or more in the final home and away game […]

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  • Huge changes in women’s bowls

    How quickly things change in the Maryborough District Ladies Bowling Association pennant competition. Just a few weeks ago, Carisbrook was on top of the ladder and now, with just one game to play before the finals, the side is out of the four. On Tuesday, Golf Gold defeated Carisbrook 82-50 and claimed 12 of the […]

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  • VAL CLAIMS TITLE

    Val Mortlock of Dunolly has maintained her terrific bowls form to take out the Maryborough District Ladies Bowling Association Champion of Champions event. Val had earlier in January won the over 60s singles title and made it a unique double in the Champion of Champions which was played on January 27 and 28 at the […]

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  • BEAUFORT STRUGGLES

    Colts Phelans has already won on the first innings in the Maryborough and District Cricket Association A grade match against Beaufort. Sam Johnston ripped through the top order and took 4/25 from 12 accurate overs and then Adam Balzan cleaned up the tail to take the impressive figures of 5/10 from his eight overs as […]

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  • No changes to bowls ladders

    There were no changes to any of the ladders in the Midlands Bowls Association on Saturday and in division one, the top three teams all won. Fourth placed Avoca Red was home to third side Dunolly Blue but went down by 13 shots and only claimed two points. John Tetlow’s visiting Dunolly Blue team had […]

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