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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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11:47 Mon 23 May 2016
Angling Despite somewhat mixed weather conditions the local tench fishing continued to improve last week with a number of fisheries beginning to produce good fish to a variety of methods. For big fish anglers the maggot,
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09:45 Tue 17 May 2016
Angling The spring season continued to improve last week as water temperatures increased rapidly, and even a couple of cool nights failed to set back the inexorable run into spawning. It doesn't take too much in
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13:00 Mon 09 May 2016
Angling Spring arrived in a surprisingly un-British way last week, in that we actually had a prolonged spell of warm, settled, sunny weather and the fish responded marvellously. Catching carp off the surface is always an
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14:00 Sat 28 May 2016
boxing gloves Windsor's light-heavyweight Geoff 'Bad Boy' Dixon is predicting an early finish to his next bout against Richard Harrison at Bethnal Green's York Hall. Dixon, a points winner on his professional debut last month, expects he'll
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16:43 Wed 25 May 2016
Ed McKeever has failed to qualify for the Rio Olympics Ed McKeever's dream of defending his Olympic canoe sprint title at this summer's Rio Games ended in Duisburg, Germany on Sunday. McKeever, London 2012 gold winner in the men's K1 200m, needed a top two
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15:00 Sun 22 May 2016
Paul Hewitt performs an aerial 180 nose stab Jet-skier Paul Hewitt says mental preparation techniques have taken him to new heights in his sport as he competes to become the European freestyle jet ski champion. The Twyford villager finished second on the podium
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