Warren loses out in dramatic county singles clash
PUBLISHED: 09:28 13 June 2017 | UPDATED: 09:28 13 June 2017
Phoenix Bowls Club star George Warren saw his excellent run in the county singles championship come to an end in a drama-drenched Area semi-final on Monday night.
Warren, who plays in North Woolwich, but lives in East Ham, was over at Wanstead Central’s Nutter Lane once again for a clash against the home club’s Colin Jones, who had beaten Plashet Park’s Moosa Patel in the previous round.
Warren had scored a fine win over Dave Baxter the previous week, winning 21-17 in a marathon match at Nutter Lane and this game was no different.
But it was Jones who held his nerve this time to win 21-20 and book his place in the Area Final where he will play Jerry Quy of Aldersbrook, who overcame Wanstead Central bowler Paul Whellams 21-10 in their semi-final.
It was still another good run from Warren, who reached the last eight last season.
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