Due to the continuing sequence of hot weather, Wednesday Pennants – Round 12 & Thursday Pennants – Round 11 have been cancelled by Match & Program Committee
Read Full Article
The forecast for Wednesday 16 January 2019 at 4.30 pm on Monday 14 January 2019 on the BOM website is 40 degrees Celsius.
As per Rule 7.4 of the Metropolitan Pennant Conditions of Play 2018-19, all Round 12 Wednesday Pennant matches will be played with practice ends commencing at 9.15am, under the conditions as described in Rule 7.2.
It is possible, but not likely, that we will review the decision about whether matches will be played once tomorrow (Tuesday) afternoon’s forecast for Wednesday is released.
Saturday Division 7 North
Henley has added a side which will replace the bye in that Section.
The forecast for Thursday 6 December at 4.30 pm on Wednesday 5 December 2018 on the BOM website is still 39 degrees Celsius.
Given the likelihood that the cut-off temperature (36 degrees Celsius) will be reached before games are completed Match & Program has, under Rule 7, declared this to be extreme weather. Therefore, all Round 9 Thursday Pennant matches have been cancelled.
The forecast for Thursday 6 December at 4.30 pm on Tuesday 4 December 2018 on the BOM website is 39 degrees Celsius.
As per Rule 7.5 of the Metropolitan Pennant Conditions of Play 2018-19, all Round 9 Thursday Pennant matches will be played with practice ends commencing at 9.15am, under the conditions as described in Rule 7.2.
However, the decision on whether matches will be played will be reviewed once tomorrow (Wednesday) afternoon’s forecast for Thursday is released
The MBA is adding a new live stream initiative by visiting bowls clubs for an informal chat. View it on the MBA Facebook page "live at 6pm this Thursday or at your leisure afterwards.
Pennant Conditions of Play have been installed on Metro Bowls Team App under “Documents”.
The forecast for Thursday 1 November at 4.30 pm on Tuesday 30 October 2018 on the BOM website is 36 degrees Celsius.
As per Rule 7.5 of the Metropolitan Pennant Conditions of Play 2018-19, all Round 4 Thursday Pennant matches will be played with practice ends commencing at 9.15am, under the conditions as described in Rule 7.2.
As per Rules 7.1 & 7.5, matches will still proceed at the early start time even if the forecast temperature on Wednesday or Thursday morning is 36 degrees Celsius or above.
"On the Greens" will stream live every Sunday morning on the MBA Facebook page.
View it 'live' or at your leisure.
Click the link on the bottom right of the MBA Web site main page.
Match & Program Committee has released an updated Saturday Side Listing.
Today saw the first edition of 'On The Greens' re-born as a live stream/on demand video style show.
The Lawn Bowlers League and the MBA have got together to run a live stream chat show to replace the show previously broadcast by Coast FM.
Presenters: Ash Halls and Roy Palmer with various guests. John Bevin will be a regular with his wide knowledge of the results and the game of Bowls.
‘ON THE GREENS’ metro bowls Facebook page 7.30am Sunday or watch it at any time!
Match & Program Committee are advising that pending further investigation, Clubs are advised that if they are short of players in their lowest side, they should not forfeit a single team/rink.
Technical issues have been resolved. Latest updated draws/competition schedules are available through this web site.
Thursday draw/schedule is still pending.
Amended Pennant draws (Wed/Sat) have been sent to Secretaries & amended playing schedules (Wed/Sat) are available through MBA Web site link to the competition portal.
Finalised Thursday draw/schedule is still pending.
We are currently unable to upload any amended documents to the web site itself due to technical issues with SportsTG.
Match & Program Committee have released the Pennant Conditions of Play for season 2018-19. See the Conditions of Play by using the "Current Conditions of Play" menu option on this web site.
Match & Program Committee have released the draw and schedule for the coming Pennant season. View the draw by using the "2018 - 2019 Pennant Season information is available here" link on this Web site. Access the play schedule by using the "Pennant Competition Portal" link in the main menu of this Web site.
A change to the BA schedule of events has made Bowls SA make a change to Champions Week 2. Pennant schedule is not affected, but an up to date Calendar is attached.
Due to an unacceptable clash of events, the Metropolitan Pennant Calendar has had a revision. Saturday & Thursday Competitions are affected.
Certain Rounds/Finals have had their dates changed.
Click "Read Full Article" to access the revised Calendar.
The 2018 -2019 Metropolitan Bowls Pennant Calendar has been circulated to Club Secretaries. Note that an error had been included in the source for the Calendar. The amended version has been distributed to Clubs and can be viewed here.
Click "Read Full Article" to see it.
The Metropolitan Promotions and Demotions from Season 2017 18 have now been finalised .
Display News Archive