Tamworth Indoor Bowls Club competed against Barwell IBC, the match favourites, in the third round of the National Denny Cup competition. Played on four rinks, two at home and two away, over 21 ends, this was a titanic battle. Barwell took an early lead but after 15 ends, Tamworth edged aheada 50 -47. With the momentum in Tamworths favour, they dominated the last six ends, eventually winning two of the four rinks, losing one and drawing the fourth, when Barwell conceded the twentieth end.
The winning rink went to home team: Mick McDonnell, John Rogers, Adrian McDonnell and skip Andy Bailey with a score of 26 - 9.
This win takes Tamworth IBC intot he Regional Quarter Finals for the first time in the history of the Club.
Next opponents are Nottingham IBC to be played on the 9th December, again two home teams, two away teams and start time of 10.00 a.m.
Spectators are more than welcome - come and show your support for the players from the Club.