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.
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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”.