The North Yorkshire
Short Mat Bowling Association

A team (fixture 7)

January 20, 2020

A good day for the ‘A’ team saw them score a decisive 31-9 (+111 shots) victory over West Yorkshire’s ‘B’ team. Our Singles and Pairs both got maximum points – all with very healthy shot differences.  The Fours only dropped …

Verdemat British Open

January 13, 2020

This competition is one of 10 organised annually by the Short Mat Players Tour (SMPT) and the only one held locally in York (Y&D IBC) where it is played out over a full weekend. This year the 192 entrants included …

Little Cup

January 8, 2020

Entry forms and notes now available (see “Entry Forms, Draws & Notes“)…

Championships – Singles and Fours results

January 7, 2020

SINGLES – Saturday January 4th

The 45 entrants were drawn into 11 groups (10×4 and 1×5) for the Round Robin which was played over 6 sessions using 12 mats. All group winners plus the “next best” 5 then played in …

Premier team pulls out of this years ICC

December 31, 2019

This decision has been brought about as a result of our failure at last years NESMBA AGM to get agreement to move the date of the Barnard Castle Championship weekend.  It will therefore clash with this years ICC Semi Finals …

B team (fixtures 6 & 7)

December 30, 2019

The weekend of December 14th/15th December saw the team playing 2 consecutive home matches. The first of these, against the Humberside B team, resulted in a decisive 30-10 (231-130 shots) win. The Singles and Pairs were undefeated so clocked up …

Championships – U18 Singles results

December 23, 2019

This years competition had 7 entries and was run in two round robin groups  – one of 3 and one of 4. The winner and runner-up of each group went on to the Semi-Final stage. This saw last year’s winner,…

North Duffield Christmas Triples

December 23, 2019

This annual competition, held to raise funds for the North Duffield Outdoor Club, was held in the newly refurbished Bubwith Leisure Centre. Under twinkling ceiling lights and a Christmas soundtrack, 24 teams of triples took part,  each playing four games…