Stockport Metro Indoor Bowling League

01. General:
Past Winners

02. Rules:
Laws of the Game
League Rules

03. External Links:
E.S.M.B.A

Welcome to the Stockport Metro Indoor Bowling League

Our aim is to promote the game of Short Mat Bowls in Stockport and the Surrounding Areas during the winter months.
Over 700 players participate, forming 51 Teams from 26 different clubs and are continuing to grow.
The league is open to all ages and all skill levels. Any team wishing to join the league should contact the league secretary.

President: Mr M. Biggs
Chairman: Mr D. Bates
Vice Chairman: Mr M. Biggs
Honorary Secretary: Mr B. Fennell
Honorary Treasurer: Mr B. Burn
Fixtures / Results & Registrations Secretary: Mrs J. Wilson
Competition Secretary: Mr J. Pajak
County Team Captain: Mr C. Crowther

Stockport Metro Home Team Venue:

Ladybridge Park Residents Club
Edenbridge Road
Cheadle Hulme
SK8 5PX

Stockport win NESMBA championships 2019

NESMBA Championship Triples

Winners of the NESMBA championship pairs

Winners of the NESMBA Championship Fours

SMIBL Knockout Finals 2018 - 2019

Stockport Competitions 2018-2019 Summary

Stockport Metro Team Fixture Dates 2018 - 2019

Gallery

League Sponsors

Stockport win NESMBA championships 2019

Stockport win the NESMBA championships for the second year running along with the Northern Zone league.

Barnard castle 2019

Winning NESMBA Northern Championship 2019

(Monday 25 March 2019)

NESMBA Championship Triples

It was an all Stockport Final at Barnard Castle with Ben Holbrook, Bill Burn and Mike Clancy winning 6 - 5 in a tie break end over Lee Whiteley, Lyn Clancy and Daniel Sands.

Barnard castle 2019  Barnard castle 2019

(Sunday 24 March 2019)

Winners of the NESMBA championship pairs

Well done to Kevin Lawley and Bent Nielsen from Woodley Sports who went on to win the NESMBA pairs at Barnard Castle

Barnard castle 2019

(Sunday 24 March 2019)

Winners of the NESMBA Championship Fours

Congratulations to Win Thompson, Bill Burn, Mike Clancy and Ben Holbrook who went on to win the Northern Championship 4s, held at Barnard Castle for the second year running.

Winners of the NESMBA 2019 Championship 4s
(Mike Clancy -Hazel Grove- ; Bill Burns -Poynton Sports- ; Win Thompson -Woodley Sports- ; Ben Holbrook -Poynton Sports-)

(Saturday 23 March 2019)

SMIBL Knockout Finals 2018 - 2019

 

Davenport B win the Division 3, 4 & 5 knockout

It was an all Davenport final with Davenport B playing Davenport C. Davenport B takes the win 63 - 47, retaining their title for another year.

Wythenshawe C and Cheadle A gave their best and both made it to the Semi-Finals.

Davenport teams in the Cup finals 2019

Davenport A win the Division 1 & 2 Knockout

The Division 1 & 2 knockout see St. Albans A vs. Davenport A. 

Davenport A maintained a comfortable lead over St  Albans A to win the final 67 - 38.

The two semi-finalists were last years winners Woodley A, losing to Davenport A, and HWMC who came second to St. Albans A.

Davenport A winning knockout 2019

(Sunday 17 February 2019)

Stockport Competitions 2018-2019 Summary

This season, 3 competitions were held for all members of the SMIBL. Below are the Winners, Runner-Ups and Semi-finalist from all of them.

A massive thank you to the competition secretary John Pajak for organising and running all three competitions, along with everyone who took part and supported.

 

Singles:

Winner: Peter Roberts (St. Albans)

Runner-Up: Ben Holbrook (Poynton)

Semi-Finalist: Stephen Wilson (Hazel Grove)

Semi-Finalist: Mike Clancy (Hazel Grove)

 

Pairs:

Winner: Keith Lackford / Peter Roberts (Avons + St. Albans)

Runner-Up: Bent Neilsen / Mike Shaw (Woodley Sports)

Semi-Finalist: Darren Lloyd / Liam Smith (St. Albans + Morley Green)

Semi-Finalist: Neil Thelwell / Bill Burn (Poynton)

 

Triples:

Winner: Bill Burn / Ben Holbrook / Mike Clancy (Poynton / Poynton / Hazel Grove)

Runner-Up: Clint Crowther / Chris Crowther / Peter Roberts (Woodley Sports / Woodley Sports / St. Albans)

Semi-Finalist: Susan Banfield / Chris Banfield / Dave Pettitt (Davenport

Semi-Finalist: Win Thompson / Bob Thompson / John Pajak (Woodley Sports / Hazel Grove / Woodley Sports)

Peter Roberts (St.Albans) Winning the SMIBL Singles Comp (Season 2018-2019)Peter Roberts (St.Albans) and Keith Lackford (Avons) Winning the SMIBL Pairs Comp (Season 2018 - 2019)Mike Clancy (Hazel Grove), Bill Burn (Poynton), Ben Holbrook (Poynton) Winning the SMIBL Triples Comp (Season 2018-2019)

Stockport Competition 2018-19

This season, 3 competitions were held for all members of the SMIBL.

A massive thank you to the competition secretary John Pajak for organising and running all three competitions

 

Singles:

 

Winner: Peter Roberts (St. Albans)

Runner-Up: Ben Holbrook (Poynton)

Semi-Finalist: Stephen Wilson (Hazel Grove)

Semi-Finalist: Mike Clancy (Hazel Grove)

 

Pairs:

 

Winner: Keith Lackford / Peter Roberts (Avons + St. Albans)

Runner-Up: Bent Neilsen / Mike Shaw (Woodley Sports)

Semi-Finalist: Darren Lloyd / Liam Smith (St. Albans)

Semi-Finalist: Neil Thelwell / Bill Burn (Poynton)

 

Triples:

 

Winner: Bill Burn / Ben Holbrook / Mike Clancy (Poynton / Poynton / Hazel Grove)

Runner-Up: Clint Crowther / Chris Crowther / Peter Roberts (Woodley Sports / Woodley Sports / St. Albans)

Semi-Finalist: Susan Banfield / Chris Banfield / Dave Pettitt (Davenport)

Semi-Finalist: Win Thompson / Bob Thompson / John Pajak (Woodley Sports)


(Wednesday 23 January 2019)

Stockport Metro Team Fixture Dates 2018 - 2019

This season, Stockport has entered two teams into the NESMBA in which they will play against against various counties in Northern England.

The full results for both teams can be found on the official NESMBA Website.

Best of luck to both teams.

 

Stockport Metro A

06th October 2018  
Home  Stockport Metro A  36pts  (241)   Vs   04pts  (125)  North Yorkshire A

11th November 2018  
Away  Stockport Metro A  20pts  (168)   Vs   20pts  (186)  West Yorkshire A

02nd December 2018 
Home  Stockport Metro A  39pts  (263)   Vs   01pts  (088)  Humberside A

06th January 2019   
Away  Stockport Metro A  36pts  (225)   Vs   04pts  (129)  Humberside A

20th January 2019   
Home  Stockport Metro A  19pts  (190)   Vs   21pts  (151)  West Yorkshire A

27th January 2019   
Away  Stockport Metro A  19pts  (172)   Vs   21pts  (177)  Staffordshire

03rd February 2019  
Home  Stockport Metro A  35pts  (207)   Vs  05pts   (130)  Staffordshire

24th February 2019  
Away  Stockport Metro A  33pts  (     )   Vs   07pts   (     )  North Yorkshire A

 

Stockport Metro B

14th October 2018  
Home  Stockport Metro B  24pts  (168)   Vs   16pts  (177)  Durham

21st October 2018  
Home  Stockport Metro B  37pts  (229)   Vs   03pts  (130)  West Yorkshire B

27th October 2018  
Home  Stockport Metro B  18pts  (167)   Vs   22pts  (178)  Humberside B

11th November 2018  
Away  Stockport Metro B  08pts  (122)   Vs   32pts  (225)  Derbyshire

25th November 2018
Home  Stockport Metro B  20pts  (173)   Vs   20pts  (171)  North Yorkshire B

09th December 2018 
Away  Stockport Metro B  20pts  (173)   Vs   20pts  (193)  West Yorkshire B

27th January 2019 
Away  Stockport Metro B  18pts  (180)   Vs   22pts  (164)  North Yorkshire B

10th February 2019 
Away  Stockport Metro B  06pts  (117)   Vs   34pts  (229)  Humberside B

24th February 2019 
Away  Stockport Metro B  07pts  (126)   Vs   33pts  (235)  Durham

03rd March 2019
Home  Stockport Metro B     pts  (      )   Vs      pts  (      )  Derbyshire

(Sunday 25 November 2018)

Gallery

2018 - 2019

Peter Roberts (St.Albans) and Keith Lackford (Avons) Winning the SMIBL Pairs Comp (Season 2018 - 2019)Peter Roberts (St.Albans) Winning the SMIBL Singles Comp (Season 2018-2019)Mike Clancy (Hazel Grove), Bill Burn (Poynton), Ben Holbrook (Poynton) Winning the SMIBL Triples Comp (Season 2018-2019)Davenport teams in the Cup finals 2019Davenport A winning knockout 2019St. Albans Vs. Davenport A in the knockout finals 2019

2017 - 2018

altDavenport B Winning the 3,4&5 Division Knockout  2017 - 2018altWoodley A Winning the Division 1 & 2 Knockout 2017 - 2018altaltBen Holbrook and Mike Clancy ESMBA National Pairs Winners 2018

2016 - 2017

Winners of SMIBL Triples 2016

(Monday 03 September 2018)

League Sponsors

J L S  C o m p u t e r  S e r v i c e s

County Carpets & Designer Floors

Irving Cummings

Premier Bowls

Thurston's

Accolade Trophies

Techniheat Plant Services Ltd.

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(Sunday 24 November 2013)