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.
Shepparton police are investigating the theft of an expensive Italian-made Pinarello cycle from inside a house during the weekend.
The Yarrawonga Chronicle and Travel and Cruise Yarrawonga are offering shoppers a chance to win an incredible cruise package this summer.
Last week Victorian Collections passed a major milestone, with the 50000th historical object record from the state’s heritage collections uploaded to the site.
Hellrazor has crossed first to win the 2014 Barrie Beehag event on Saturday.
Rochester Secondary College student Georgia Mundie will perform at an Equitana exhibition in Melbourne.
Fourteen parties and 37 candidates will contest the Northern Victoria Region for the Victorian upper house at the November 29 election, with the Democratic Labour Party (DLP) claiming the top billing on the ballot paper.
Playgroup of the Month for November.
Andrew Richardson and Matt Jackson have been appointed co-coaches of Finley's senior football side.
Two new Neighbourhood Safer Places for the Pyalong and Tooborac communities have been announced.
Runners from the Sri Chinmoy Peace Oneness-Home Peace Run visit local students to share message of goodwill.
Deniliquin’s Luke Harrington is hoping to start a horse riding club for people with a disability.
South African course builder Brian Lavery, now based in Melbourne, set a testing track for the Hunter Group World Cup Showjumping Qualifier on Saturday that brought some of the sport’s big names undone.
Scott Upston had a decorated career as a paralympic coach before moving to Benalla this year.
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.