Despite an early start, Bedfordshire’s Middleton Cup campaign got underway with an outstanding performance against a strong Essex team at Essex County BC, Westcliff on Sea. Our team achieved a remarkable 137-109 victory against a team that have only lost five home games out of their last twenty.
Our lads won four of the six rinks so came away with an 18 pts to 4 pts win.
Bedfordshire’s top rink were
Daniel Hall Mark Wilkinson, Duncan Shearer and Jim Allen won 27-12.
Our top team’s next game is on Sunday 9th June when the County Double rink will take on Leicestershire in the Balcomb Trophy. This fixture will be played at Houghton Regis with a start time of 11:00 am.
Come and support our team, and knowing how Houghton entertain visitors I am sure the bar will be open.