It is the
last end of the Trips game on Rink 4.
Score reads 13
shots v 14 shots.
Skip Vijay Bij is on
the mat to deliver his last wood.
It is a tense moment
and as the wood is delivered and it rolls down the rink to come
to a stop next to the jack and what a bowler are the shouts
heard on the Green.
It got the team 3
shots to complete at 16shots up to 14 shots for the opponents.
Another rink had the
same score of 16shots v 14 shots so a tie breaker end had to be
played to decide the Runner up team.
Skip Vijay and Skip
Kusum played the last woods in the tie breaker end.
Both their woods
were next to the jack so an Umpire was called to decide the
And Skip Vijay
Petro’s team won the end by 1 shot to claim the Runner up slot.
All these happened
at the June Monthly Mug at the Bowling Section of the Mombasa
Sports Club on the 30th June 2018.
A total of 18
Bowlers registered for the Monthly Mug and so the format of play
On the day Bowlers
trickled in as from 2.00pm.
Captain Ali Jeneby
welcomed all Bowlers after a month break when the Bowling Green
was closed for temporary maintenance.
Teams were drawn and
play commenced at 2.30pm on schedule.
RINK 4: Skip Vijay
Bij with 2nd Vishal Shah and Lead Zahra Suleiman
played Skip Pankaj Shah with 2nd Mariam Hassanali and
Lead Shobha Bij.
Zahra Suleiman is
our novice bowler with just under 3 months of training but
played like a professional. Keep it up Zahra !
The game was neck to
neck at 13 shots for Team Vijay and 14 shots for Team Pankaj.
On the 18th
end Skip Vijay Petro delivers his last wood which comes to rest
on the jack to give his team 3 shots to win 16shots up to 14
RINK 5: Skip Chandu
Shah with2nd Alihusein Namajee and Lead Jaleel Suleiman battled
it out against Skip Kusum Patel 2nd Norbert Fernandes
and Lead H Walijee.
Skip Kusum’s team
was 10shots down against 14 shots for Team Chandu.
Without giving up
Skip Kusum bagged 6 shots to finish at 16shots up to 14 shots
for Team Chandu.
RINK 6: Skip Deepak
Vyas with 2nd Ali Jeneby and Lead Zarak Rana (Another
Novice bowler currently residing in Australia) against Skip
Kirti Chaniyara with 2nd Totahira Suleiman and Lead
Dr S Dhillon (oldest bowler of our section).
This Game had very
After 10ends Team
Deepak was at 22 shots up to 0 shots for Team Kirti.
Then Team Kirti took
3 shots to come into the game and the final score after 18ends
was 35 shots up for Team Deepak vs 5 shots for Team Kirti.
So on shot average
Skip Deepak Vyas’s Team was declared the winner.
And Runners up being
team Vijay Bij.
followed and then Cake cutting to celebrate 60yth year of our
Bowling Green which opened on 28th June 1958.
Chandu Shah, Dr S Dhillon, Dr Charlie Patel, Kusum Patel and H
Walijee cut the cake for the 60th Anniversary…more
celebrations to follow as the year progresses.