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Edinburgh & Leith’s Hamilton Trophy campaign begins in the worse possible fashion

Edinburgh & Leith’s Hamilton Trophy campaign has begun in the worse possible fashion with two defeats.

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Carrick Knowe rejig their line-up for Top ten tie

Carrick Knowe rejig their line-up for Top ten tie

Edinburgh champions Carrick Knowe have home advantage against Vale of Leven in tomorrow’s first round of The Scottish Inter County Top Ten Championship sponsored by Dechmont Forklift Trucks.

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Edinburgh Bowling League: Brunstane off to flyer

Brunstane’s debut season in Division 1 of the Alpha Trophies-sponsored Edinburgh Bowling League is off to a flying start with last season’s Division 2 runners-up winning two of their first three matches, bagging an 16 points from a possible 27.

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Alex Marshall

Alex Marshall in red-hot form as East Lothian pip West Lothian

Alex Marshall MBE was the chief architect and principal driving force for East Lothian as the defending national champions launched their 2017 Hamilton Trophy campaign with a nail-biting 119-114 victory over West Lothian at the ELCO green in Tranent.

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Positives for Edinburgh & Leith despite opening defeat

An away defeat at the hands of Midlothian at Newbattle was not the best of starts to Edinburgh & Leith’s campaign in the East section of the Hamilton Trophy but debutant team manager Graham Pringle will take some encouraging positives from a 14-shot (121-107) setback.

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Champions Craigentinny begin EBL campign with 7-2 victory

Craigentinny got their Alpha Trophies Edinburgh Bowling League campaign off to a flying start as they seek a record-extending ninth title.

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Carrick Knowe stars, from left: Paul O'Donnell, James Hogg,  Darren Hush, Richard Tough and Colin Mitchell

Dechmont give Inter County Top Ten a lift

Dechmont Forklift Trucks is the headline sponsor of the 2017 Scottish Inter County Top Ten Championship.

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Lewis Betts wins East Lothian junior crown after a nailbiter

The East Lothian Men’s Junior Singles final at The Alex Marshall Arena was a nailbiter of the highest class.

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Richard Mark claims his first West Lothian singles title

West Lothian IBC crowned a new Gents Singles champion as 60-year-old Richard Mark scored a commanding 21-7 victory over David Brown at Livingston.

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Dee Hoggan

Dee-light for Hoggan in East Lothian singles final

Dee Hoggan survived a tough challenge from fellow cap Emma Logan in the final of the East Lothian IBC Ladies Singles Championship and her 21-18 victory clinched a fourth title triumph in six years.

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Billy Mellors

Billy Mellors wins third East Lothian Singles title

East Lothian IBC hailed Billy Mellors as their Singles champion for a third time.

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West Lothian lose out in Under-35 cup final

West Lothian IBC’s bid to capture the Scottish Under-35 Cup for a seventh time came to grief at the last hurdle, the bowlers from the Inveralmond Stadium left frustrated by a 6-4 points defeat from Blantyre.

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East Lothian IBC Gents Fours winners, from left, Billy Mellors, Scott Kennedy, Jamie Higgins and Derek Oliver

Billy Mellors and Scott Kennedy clash in EL singles final

Tonight’s action at the Alex Marshall Arena in East Lothian features the clash between great pals Billy Mellors and Scott Kennedy in the final of the Gents Singles Championship.

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Colin Walker was denied on the final end

Midlothian suffer last-bowl agony in Scottish Cup final

Midlothian gents suffered a heartbreaking last-bowl defeat against Falkirk in the final of the indoor bowls Scottish Cup at Perth.

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Balbardie’s Scottish Cup hopes ended by Aberdeen

Balbardie IBC ladies saw their indoor bowls Scottish Cup dreams snuffed out by a 7-3 points defeat at the hands of Aberdeen in their semi-final at the East Fife stadium in Methil.

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Ronnie Duncan held his nerve to clinch victory for Midlothian

Midlothian win last-bowl thriller to make Scottish Cup final

Midlothian gents made heart-thumping progress into the final of the indoor bowls Scottish Cup after surviving a dramatic tension-filled climax to beat Blantyre 6-4 on points in their semi-final at Falkirk.

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Local bowlers fall at final hurdle in Nationals

Strong title-winning bids from Balbardie IBC in the Ladies Pairs and West Lothian IBC in the Gents Pairs both came to grief with disappointing last-hurdle falls at the indoor bowls Scottish Championships at Aberdeen.

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Derek Oliver won the Triples but missed out in the Fours

East Lothian gents come back from dead to win Triples

East Lothian bowlers Mark Johnston, Willie Wood MBE and Derek Oliver produced a fine performance to win the gents Triples at the national championship finals at Aberdeen

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Derek Oliver is going for a double this weekend

Local bowlers bidding for National titles in Aberdeen

The National Finals at Aberdeen this weekend bring title-winning opportunituies to Lothian challengers with the combined representation from East Lothian, Midlothian, West Lothian and Bathgate-based Balbardie adding up to a magnificent seven in number.

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Bowls: East Lothian target last four in Scottish Cup

East Lothian ladies aim to keep their run in the indoor bowls Scottish Cup going with a place in the semi-finals at stake when they face Balbardie in tomorrow’s clash at Bainfield, writes STEWART MEIKLE.

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