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CoCC Pairs and Singles

Draws for the 2015 Champion of Club Champion Singles and Pairs have been completed and can be viewed on the CoCC Singles or CoCC Pairs pages.

Dates for the playing of the 2015 Champion of Club Champion Pairs and Singles have been determined as follows: 

CoCC Pairs: 22nd & 23rd August 2015 @ Toongabbie Sports Club

CoCC Singles: 29th & 30th August 2015 @ Denistone Sports Club

NSW Keno Blues State Senior Team Announced

Congratulations to Trevor Imer (Merrylands) on his selection into the NSW State Senior Side, which will compete in the Australian Senior Sides Championships at North Launceston in October. Full team details and more information can be viewed here.

State/Senior/President Reserve Pairs

Congratulations to the winners of 2015 Zone Pairs Finals, contested  at The Hills Club on Saturday 25th July: State - Peter Williams & Neil Burkett (Merrylands), Presdent Reserve - Roy Gledhill & Rick Marrins (Gladesville), Seniors - Paul Delves and William Daley (North Epping). Full details and complete results are avaialble on the Zone Pairs page.

  

 

CoCC Pairs and Singles

Entries into the 2015 Champion of Club Champions Pairs and Singles have closed. Entries recevied for each of these events can be viewed by accessing the CoCC Singles or CoCC Pairs pages. If your entry has not been received, please ask your club Secretary to conatct Zone 10 Match immediately. Draws will be published Wednesday 29th July.

Dates for the playing of the 2015 Champion of Club Champion Pairs and Singles have been determined as follows: 

CoCC Pairs: 22nd & 23rd August 2015 @ Toongabbie Sports Club

CoCC Singles: 29th & 30th August 2015 @ Denistone Sports Club

Zone Under 25 and Under 18 Squads to play Zone 12

Games will be played at Carlingford Bowling Club on 30th August.
Zone 10 U/25 v Zone 12
Zone 10 u/18 v Zone 12

Bowls NSW Rookies 

The Bowls NSW Rookies competition is open to players who have been playing for 30 months or less (registered after 31st March 2013). There is both a Singles and Pairs discipline, which will be held for Zone 10 affiliated members at the West Pennant Hills Sports Club on Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th August (Singles) & Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th September (pairs).

Entries into the Bowls NSW Rookies competition close this Friday 24th July and should be made through Bowls NSW.

2015 Mid-Week 5-a-Side

Draws for the 2015 Mid-Week 5-a-Side Competition have been completed and can be veiwed on the Mid-Week Pennants Page.

State and Zone Reserve Triples

Draws for the 2015 State and Zone Reserve Triples have been completed and can be veiwed by following links on the State/Zone Triples page.

State Junior Championships

William Harkins (Northmead) has got Zone 10 off to a tremondous start at the 2015 State Junior Championships, being played at Warrilla Bowls, by winning his section which qualifies him for the Semi-Finals, to be played Tuesday morning the 7th July, followed by the Final in the afternoon.

The Championships will continue with the playing of the Fours on Wednesday-Thursday and culminating with the Pairs on Friday-Saturday. For draws and scores, please follow link to Bowls NSW Championship page or visit the Zone 10 Junior Championship page. We wish the best of luck for our Zone 10 representatives:

Singles - William Harkins (Northmead)

Pairs -  Jordan Piesley (Merrylands) & Jack Walker (The Hills)

Fours - Michael Phillips (Merrylands), Kyle Bresse (Merrylands), Jordan Piesley (Merrylands) & Jack Walker (The Hills)

State/President Reserve/Senior Singles

Contratulations to our Zone Singles Winners - Mason Lewis (Merrylands), Michael Brown (Wenty Leagues & Peter O'Connell (Carlingford)

       

The Zone 10 State, Senior and President Reserve Singles concluded yesterday, culminating in three Finals of very high calibre, that saw three first time winners emerge victorious after eight gruelling rounds of competition. These players now progress to the State Finals at Ettalong Memorial, beginning 24th October.

In the State Singles, up and coming youngster Mason Lewis (Merrylands) defeated long time Zone 10 representative Craig Maythers (Wenty Leagues), 31 – 15. The President Reserve Singles Final was won by Michael Brown (Wenty Leagues) who defeated Michael Moseley (Toongabbie), 31-20. Whilst the Senior Singles title was taken out by Peter O’Connell (Carlingford) over Uwe Bendt (The Hills), 31-24. More information can be found on the Singles Championship page.

Mason Lewis Wins NSW U/25 Singles

Zone 10 wish to congratulate Merryland's Mason Lewis on his recent victory in the NSW U/25 Singles Championship. Mason won the final 25-11, defeating the newly crowned 2015 Australian Open Singles winner, Aaron Teys.

Bowls Radio

Tune into FM Radio 90.50 Alive on Sunday afternoons from 2.40pm to hear Northmead BC Coordinator, Brett 'Cyrill' Hughes, talk all things bowls. This will be a weekly occurance, where Brett will discuss the goings on in bowls from around the Zone, State or Country.

On his next segment, Cyrill will provide updates on the Australian Open, with particular emphasis on the successes of Zone 10 members, as well as local news and information, so place a note in your diary and make sure to tune in.

2015 State Pennants 

Congratulations to all Zone 10 Pennant Winners for Season 2015:

Grade Winner R/Up
1 Merrylands Carlingford
2 Dundas Sports Merrylands
3 Northmead Hunters Hill
4 Merrylands Northmead
5 Pennant Hills Dural CC
6 Rydalmere Central Pennant Hills
7 Northmead(1) Toongabbie Sports

Zone 10 would also like to offer a very big thank you to Venue Hosts; Merrylands BC, North Ryde RSL, Northmead BC, & Wentworthville Leagues, all of whom did a wonderful job in preparing for, and running, a terrfific Finals day. We also wish to express our appreciation for all volunteers and Zone 10 Officials who contributed to a fantastic day.

All winners, their results and further information can be viewed by selecting the State Pennants page

Live Scoring of Pennants Finals & Zone Championships via Zone 10 App

For those with a smartphone, you can download the new Zone 10 Team App - it's FREE to download and use.  It's a great tool to get quick access to results, Zone social media and it also has a live scoring function for the Pennants Finals and Zone 10 Championships. 

2015 Seniors State Inter-Zone

Hopes of the Zone 10 Seniors winning a third consecutive State Inter-Zone title came to grief this morning at the hands of Zone 4, as they lost their third round match 52 to 59. For more details and to see full results view the Seniors Rep page.

2015 Zone Junior Championships

After placing second in the first two Junior Championships of 2015, Billy Harkins broke through with a win in the Singles, defeating Jordon Piesley 31-10. Jordon had a chance at the clean sweep, having won both the Fours and Pairs titles, but some stellar play from a determined Billy Harkins lay waste to this ambition. 

Zone 10 wishes all Qualifiers for the State Junior Titles at Warrila in July every success. For full results and further draws please view the Junior Championship page.

2015 Zone 10 v Nepean

After their recent success against Zone 9 in the Allan Buckley Shield, Zone 10 look to continue their winning ways when they take on the might of the Nepean District on Sunday April 12th 10am at the Austral Bowling Club, so if you at a loose end, why not drop by and watch our Zones best in action. Squad selections and more information can be found on the Zone Represenative page

Paul Webb named NSW U/25 Player of the Series

Zone 10 wishes to congratulate Paul Webb from the Merrylands BC, who was named Player of the Series for the U/25 NSW Keno Blues in their recent test series against Victoria played at the Wagga Rules club. For all the test results and information visit the Bowls NSW website.

Zone 10 Retains Allan Buckley Shield

In their annual encounter against Zone 9 played at the Harbord BC today, Zone 10 scored decisive wins in both the "A" & "B" squads, retaining the Allan Buckley Shield with a resounding 196 - 136 result. Full details and scores cn be viewed on the Zone Representatives page.

Adhesive Stickers On Bowls

There has been much discussion about new regulations regarding Bowls Sitckers in the lead upto this years Pennants. Bowls Australaia have realeased a circular explaining the finer points - Bowls Stickers

Club Tournaments

Are you wanting to know what tournments are on in Zone 10 - just go to "Events Calendar" on the above menu and you are instantly up to date!!  If you are a Bowls Secretary or Organiser, please send us your tournament details and it will be added here and also advertised in our bowls newsletter "In The Zone"  

Send details to publicity@zone10.org.au 

COP Changes

There have been several changes to the State Conditions of Play from last season, which can be viewed in the 2015 State Conditions of Play. The more noteable changes have been explained in a Bowls NSW Circular.

Rule Changes in 2015

There have been several changes to the rules and Domestic Regulations from 2014, including the release of Cyrstal Mark 3rd Edition for The Laws Of The Sport Of Bowls, where Law Numbering has been Revised. A summary of these changes can be viewed on the COP, Laws & Regulations Page.

2015 Zone 10 Events Program

The 2015 Zone 10 Season program has been finalised and can be viewed hereTest.

Changes to Domestic Regulations regarding substitutes

Under the new Domestic Regulations (compliant with the Laws of the Sport of Bowls), replacement players are not permitted in the first round of a competition. If you have two of your intended players unavailable in the first you will have had to forfeit.

This requirement is reflected in the 2015 RNSWBA Conditions of Play (2.28)

2.28.1.7.  Replacement Player: is a player who is appointed to take the place of a constituted player who cannot play in any round after the first round of that competition for a reason accepted by the Controlling Body."