South Pacific Pairs Semi Finals 2016

South Pacific Pairs Semi Finals 2016

Mal Lyons & Guy Vozza  V  Steve Glasson & Ben Glasson

Mick Anderson & Scott Bateup  V  Joel Anderson & Corey Wedlock

We are playing 21 ends in the semi finals. One game is due to start soon with the other after a few quick refreshments.

Paul J January 4, 201612:25 pm

Joel Anderson & Corey Wedlock V Mick Anderson & Scott Bateup

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Bateup starts the scoring with 1 shot on the first end.

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Bateup extends it to 4 scoring 3 shots in the 2nd. 4-0.

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Anderson & Wedlock score 1 to go to 4-1 Bateup in front. 3 ends.

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Mal Lyons & Guy Vozza V Steve Glasson & Ben Glasson now underway..

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Bateup scores a 3, moves to 7-1 up through 4 ends.

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Vozza starts strong and picks up 3 shots in the first end.

Paul J January 4, 201612:55 pm

The crowd inside is growing in the club, head down and watch some great bowls if you’re near Figgy Bowlo.

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Anderson & Wedlock score again after a measure. Bateup 7 v Wedlock 2. 5 ends.

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Glasson scores 1 shot. 3-1 Vozza after 2 ends.

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Joel Anderson & Corey Wedlock peg another shot back. we’re at 7-3 after 6 ends.

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Glasson scores again. Vozza leads Glasson 3-2 after 3 ends.

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Bateup spits the jack out near the boundary and Wedlock draws 1 foot past. Bateup draws a toucher with his last bowl to take the shot.

Paul J January 4, 20161:20 pm

Vozza runs at the head and bowls spit out everywhere, dead end. Still holding a 3-2 lead over Glasson.

Paul J January 4, 20161:25 pm

1 more to Bateup, moves the score to 9-3 after 8 ends.

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Glasson holds onto 1 shot and we’re locked up. 3-3 after 4 ends.

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J Anderson & Wedlock score again and move the mat right back to the maximum. Score update shortly.

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Mick Anderson runs into the head and the jack spits out of bounds..

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Anderson & Wedlock 5 v Anderson & Bateup 9 through 9 ends.

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Glasson takes 2 shots to move to 5-3 up over Vozza. 5 ends down.

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Joel Anderson has a turn at running the jack out of bounds. Score remains 9-5.

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Glasson picks up a handful and moves the score along nicely in their favour to 10-3 after 6 ends.

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Glasson holding 3 shots, Vozza draws within 2″ with his last bowl to steal a shot from Glasson. 10-4 Glasson leads.

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Bateup scores another and moves to 10-5 after 10 ends.

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Bateup moves ahead to 12-5 after 11 ends.

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Glasson measures for 5 shots but can only manage 4. Score moves to 14-5 through 9 ends.

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Wedlock picks up 2 shots to move the score to 12-7 in favour of Bateup. 12 ends down.

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Glasson gets 1 more, moves to 15-5 after 10 ends.

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Joel Anderson & Corey Wedlock take 5 back and take the lead at 13-12 Wedlock.

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Vozza scores 2 and trails Glasson with the score 15-7 after 11 ends.

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Glasson scores another to move to 16-7 after 12 ends

Paul J January 4, 20162:45 pm

Sorry all, we just had a small issue with the server, we’re back up and running now.

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Score update:

Mal Lyons & Guy Vozza 7 V Steve Glasson & Ben Glasson 16

Mick Anderson & Scott Bateup 15 V Joel Anderson & Corey Wedlock 13

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The rain is really starting to come down now, and it’s heavier again since these photos.

Paul J January 4, 20162:53 pm

Dead end on rink 6 – Mick Anderson & Scott Bateup V Joel Anderson & Corey Wedlock.

Paul J January 4, 20162:55 pm

Glasson moves to 19-7 after 13 ends.

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Glasson extends the lead further with another 2 shots and it’s now 21-7 after 14.

Paul J January 4, 20162:59 pm

Bateup runs at the jack and it heads toward the ditch, only to bounce off another of his bowls and shoot straight out of bounds. dead end again..

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Glasson scores 1 in the 15th end to move it to 22-7 against Vozza.

Paul J January 4, 20163:07 pm

Players are taking a break due to the water on the green… we’ll be back when play resumes.

Paul J January 4, 20163:28 pm

Players are making their way back onto the greens after some time for the water to drain away.

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And we’re back bowling.

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M Anderson & Bateup moved the score along to 16-13 on the end before the floods.. 16 ends down.

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Wedlock scores 1 to take it to 16-14 after 17 ends.

Paul J January 4, 20163:38 pm

Glasson scores again and makes it 23-7 after 16 ends.

Paul J January 4, 20163:44 pm

Vozza drop again and shakes hands. Steve Glasson & Ben Glasson are into the final.

Paul J January 4, 20163:47 pm

Steve Glasson & Ben Glasson, Pairs Finalists.

Paul J January 4, 20163:49 pm

Bateup leads Wedlock 18-14 after 18 ends..

Paul J January 4, 20163:52 pm

Bateup scores another 2 and takes it to 20-14 with 2 ends left to play.

Paul J January 4, 20163:58 pm

Mick Anderson draws in to hold 2 shots, Bateup is walking up to the mat..

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Bateup covers, Corey Wedlock heads to the mat.. Runs at the head but can’t change the score. Bateup takes 2 shots and the boys shake hands. Mick Anderson & Scott Bateup are in the final tomorrow.

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Mick Anderson & Scott Bateup are are our second finalists.

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