Douglas Quads held on to win the Haldane Fisher Fours League after a fightback for Douglas Sharks just fell short.
Welcome to the Manx Short Mat Bowls Association
The Manx Short Mat Bowls Association was established in 1987. With regular league and competition meetings during the winter at the National Sports Centre in Douglas, this web site will keep you up to date with all the latest Manx Short Mat Bowls results, news and reports from the International tournaments which the Isle of Man takes part in every year.
If you are interested in taking up the sport of Short Mat Bowls, then take a look at the Start Playing section or head over to the contact page to request more information on Manx Short Mat Bowls.
Douglas Quads recorded an excellent 17-0 win over Ballaugh last Sunday at the NSC in the Haldane Fisher Fours League to extend their lead at the top of the table to 12 points with just one game remaining.
Stephen Gale retained his 4 Bowl Singles title after beating Collin Holland 14-3 in the final last Sunday at the NSC.
Tony Quine made up for losing in the final of the first Handicap Singles competition earlier in the season by beating Maureen Trustham 23-13 in the final.
Bernie & Steve Durcan claimed their maiden MSMBA title last Sunday at the NSC after beating Michael Collister & Stephen Gale with their last bowl to take the Peter Coward Pairs League by 2 points.
Seamus Whelan, Chris Holland & Collin Holland successfully defended their title in the Ann Hollingworth Triples after beating Sheila, Bernie & Steve Durcan 13-3 in the final last Sunday at the NSC.