A come-from-behind victory was the perfect closer to Deniliquin Bowling Club's annual Classic Pairs event on Sunday.August 8, 2014 1:00am
Deniliquin Bowling Club tournament secretary Dennis O’Keefe congratulates Brighton bowlers Jesse Thomas and Neville Rodda on Sunday.
The Deniliquin Bowling Club’s annual Classic Pairs tournament was won by Brighton duo Neville Rodda and Jesse Thomas on Sunday.
Ninety teams contest the event, which was held over two days.
After five rounds of sectional play, the 15 section winners advanced to the play-offs.
The final was played between the Brighton pair and Ian Johnson and Neil Welsh from Apollo Bay.
After three ends, Rodda and Thomas were losing 6-1, but fought back to level the score with one end to play.
The Brighton pair were able to capture two shots to take out the prestigious event.
The local pairing of Shane Laing and Paul Snare played scintillating bowls over the weekend to reach the semi-finals.
The popular tournament also included a knock-out singles competition, which was contested by 80 bowlers in adverse conditions on Friday.
David Keenan from Bendigo East defeated Ocean Grove’s Joan Tennant by one shot in an exciting final.
Deniliquin Bowling Club would like to thank all the sponsors and also the volunteers who helped run the highly successful tournament.
Police are diverting traffic following a two-car crash at the intersection of Fryers and Welsford St, Shepparton.
Mulwala’s own motor racing sensation Steve ‘Harro’ Harrison has won the 2014 Victorian Super Tin Tops Championship.
Jody Vincitorio and the boys at JVs Paint and Panel were at it again at this year’s Shepparton Springnats Autofest, taking out a number of awards.
Campaspe Shire’s council is on the verge of imploding unless it takes ‘‘quick action’’ according to an independent investigation.
Four people, including a father and his two children, were fined more than $18,000 for their role in an alcohol-fuelled brawl at a Lockington party earlier this year which ended in a teenager beaten up and forced into a dog cage.
New faces for Girgarre FNC
Young Seymour apprentice scores well in apprentice awards.
Firefighters were able to save a Finley property's buildings after a large stack of hay bales went up in flames on Monday.
Eppalock Primary School has gone global.
Tragic circumstances for a local family leads to support through community Christmas hamper.
Deniliquin beat Finley by nine wickets to retain the O'Donnell Shield on Friday last week.
Bungeet farmer, Doug James, lost about 1000 head of sheep in a fire that rapidly burnt through his farm on Tuesday afternoon.
21-yr-old Warrenbayne cricket captain Travis King and his 15-yr-old brother Wade have been selected to play for Victoria in the Imparja Cup.
Discover unbelievable local deals from local businesses every week in the Goulburn and Murray Valley area with Leapon.com.au!
Search properties for sale or rent across North Central Victoria and Southern NSW. Visit your local website for local homes....
Search for published and unpublished photos from McPherson Media Group newspapers and magazines. All our photos are available to purchase.
Place an advertisement in any one of McPherson Media Group's local newspapers.