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Desborough Indoor Bowls Club got off to a good start and kept up the pressure throughout the match to beat visitors Victory by 36 shots in their friendly on Saturday.

Desborough triumphed iin five of the six rinks in the 134-98 success.

The top rink award was closely contested during the second half of the game between the Desborough rinks skipped


14:48 Tue 22 Sep 2015
Paul Hibbitt, Joyce Heathman and Ralph-Cooke Windsor & Eton Bowls Club brought the curtain down on their season this week with two matches that had to be rescheduled from earlier in the season. With travel congestion expected in the Twickenham area
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11:00 Thu 12 Feb 2015
Muriel Howard Desborough travelled to a neutral green at Cambridge Chesterton to play in the fifth round of the Mason Trophy against County Arts A and duly despatched the reigning champions by 21 shots (49-28). Once the
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18:00 Thu 05 Feb 2015
Yoneko Stuart Desborough welcomed local rivals Maidenhead Thicket to York Road and duly consigned them to an 11-shot defeat (120-109). Desborough started off brightly, but Thicket could claim a moral draw as the six rinks were shared.
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17:11 Thu 19 Feb 2015
David Perriman Saturday's quarter-final win over Mid Glos has set up a semi-final tie against York in Darlington for Desborough Ladies in the Yetton Trophy. A dominant Desborough defeated Mid Glos by 17 shots to secure a
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18:00 Thu 05 Feb 2015
Yoneko Stuart Desborough welcomed local rivals Maidenhead Thicket to York Road and duly consigned them to an 11-shot defeat (120-109). Desborough started off brightly, but Thicket could claim a moral draw as the six rinks were shared.
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17:00 Thu 18 Dec 2014
Jane Tuhill Desborough's grip on the Denny Cup almost loosened when they met Cotswold in the fourth round but they came good in the end to get through by 15 shots (78-63). Desborough started slowly but from
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11:17 Mon 02 May 2016
Angling The arrival of May usually brings with it the start of spring fishing 'proper'. It is the month when, given half decent weather, the fishing really begins to take off and the tench in particular
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09:46 Mon 25 Apr 2016
Angling Catfish are one of the key indicator species that summer is really here, and it was excellent to receive the first report of a big local cat last week. Although we are fortunate enough to
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13:00 Mon 18 Apr 2016
Angling Another week of steady improvement around the local fisheries saw the first reported tench of the season join the usual early season crop of carp, bream and perch, and the trout fishing is starting to
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12:15 Mon 02 May 2016
Brian O'Driscoll Victorious members of the 2013 British and Irish Lions tour to Australia, Stuart Hogg, Paul O'Connell and Brian O'Driscoll, are among the pack of rugby stars who will be tackling the fairways on Wednesday May
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08:48 Tue 19 Apr 2016
Masters champion Danny Willett Masters champion Danny Willett will make a glorious homecoming when he competes at the BMW PGA Championships at Wentworth next month. The 28-year-old became the first English winner of the Masters at Augusta since 1996
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17:52 Wed 13 Apr 2016
IN AT THE DEEP END: Swimmers Tom Dean, Connie Dean and George Taplin. Maidenhead's Connie Dean is the sixth fastest woman in the country at the 400m individual medley after reaching the final at the British Championships on Tuesday. What made Dean's sixth-place finish in a personal best
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