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woops, just had to have a lesson, and program jumped me out.
walking back, all kiwis on lawn.
Jenny having left nsl, was shot at by r which I think hit hoop 4.
12 Jan 2014 10:34AM (Tournament); 85 Readers
touching b, the takes off to r rushing it to cnr 4, now promoting to hoop 2 and getting rush on y to hoop 1
12 Jan 2014 10:35AM (Tournament); 87 Readers
that was the plan but k slightly over rolled placement on y, great rush to hoop one, slightly
12 Jan 2014 10:36AM (Tournament); 87 Readers
sorry, about 2 yds,, roll shot a tad shot so had to play hard thr hoop ended up in no mans land between y & r balls.
12 Jan 2014 10:37AM (Tournament); 85 Readers
13yd shot back onto y at hoop 1, ball bobbles and misses.
12 Jan 2014 10:38AM (Tournament); 83 Readers
Patel is lining up y onto r at hoop 2
12 Jan 2014 10:40AM (Tournament); 81 Readers
swinging, stops & restalks, his ball bounces down the lawn and misses.
12 Jan 2014 10:42AM (Tournament); 84 Readers
greg lines up b, misses ends up on eb 3 uds from jennys blue ball.
12 Jan 2014 10:43AM (Tournament); 82 Readers
y again shoots at r, hits s
12 Jan 2014 10:44AM (Tournament); 79 Readers
sending r to hoop 5, now sending back to 2 and goes to kiwi balls.
12 Jan 2014 10:46AM (Tournament); 80 Readers
glancing again at lawn 6, Ian is in play making hoop 2, with r and y in the vicinity of 3 with b in the neighbourhood as well.
12 Jan 2014 10:50AM (Tournament); 80 Readers
back to lawn 4, Patel has just, just made hoop 2 and is fortunately
12 Jan 2014 10:51AM (Tournament); 78 Readers
able to hit k which was to e side and slightly infront of hoop
12 Jan 2014 10:53AM (Tournament); 78 Readers
blue. now playing a 3 ball break, made hoop 4
12 Jan 2014 10:53AM (Tournament); 79 Readers
lawn 6, Danny has finally made 1bk but has not balls near next hoop. he will have a little bit of lawns to get balls organised again to make the next hoop
12 Jan 2014 10:55AM (Tournament); 80 Readers
Samir has just made hoop 6 and again has just crawled thru with difficult shot on r ball. looking like half ball, half mallet shot to roquet the r
12 Jan 2014 10:57AM (Tournament); 78 Readers
practice swing thru hoop, I thought he could get it, he has asked for hoop carrots to be hit in further.
12 Jan 2014 10:59AM (Tournament); 73 Readers
out comes John Broughton with his mallet and hoop box to do the job.
12 Jan 2014 10:59AM (Tournament); 76 Readers
stalking, fault, hits the hoop, head was up and looking at the outcome before shot was play.
12 Jan 2014 11:01AM (Tournament); 77 Readers
greg has just moved y clip onto 1 bk
12 Jan 2014 11:04AM (Tournament); 82 Readers
Umpire is called to check hoop 6 after Patel giving it a slight tap.
12 Jan 2014 11:06AM (Tournament); 81 Readers
lawn 6 Danny has just missed the y and is just out of cnr 1 with k, b is in towards cnr 4, probably wired from k.
12 Jan 2014 11:09AM (Tournament); 88 Readers
r on 2, y bk, b on 4b and k on 3 bk. Danny shoots at y up the line with k and hits sending ball out to line just by r. hopefully 3 bk should be made
12 Jan 2014 11:10AM (Tournament); 83 Readers
12 Jan 2014 11:11AM (Tournament); 82 Readers
back in play, and has cleared y from hoop 6, roll shot to hoop 2 and b but cut rushes ball away from hoop.
12 Jan 2014 11:12AM (Tournament); 82 Readers
very nice roll, 14inch hoop shot, basically in front hoping to run to line, oops, stuck in hoop. Darn!
12 Jan 2014 11:14AM (Tournament); 80 Readers
Turned around to lawn
sorry lawn 6 and Danny is back on the side line by r & y but has made 3bk, y now rushed to vicinity of penault and has gone behind k to rush ball to hoop. should get 4bk
12 Jan 2014 11:16AM (Tournament); 79 Readers
back to Patel, he his y onto r as both round hoop 3 as greg was setting up for tp.
12 Jan 2014 11:19AM (Tournament); 76 Readers
lawn 6, Danny is now making rower with k, well done
12 Jan 2014 11:20AM (Tournament); 79 Readers
Aaron has just pegged out, Bruce Flemming now tells me the kiwis are now 5-0 up.
Patel has left r & y in cnr 4, b jumped out of placement at hoop 4, but greg has picked up his ball on boundary and taken short shot at English balls.
12 Jan 2014 11:27AM (Tournament); 76 Readers
Robert is in play, with slight promotion of k in lawn, now sending y to hoop 2 and got great rush on b to hoop 1
12 Jan 2014 11:30AM (Tournament); 71 Readers
rushes b to hoop 3, moves to perfect positon and takes off to black at 4 to bring back to y just short of 2.
12 Jan 2014 11:34AM (Tournament); 71 Readers
1st peel made
12 Jan 2014 11:36AM (Tournament); 68 Readers
back to lawn 6, Danny has made penault, just collecting the black hoop 4 to send towards the peg as he goes to r
12 Jan 2014 11:38AM (Tournament); 65 Readers
Robert has made 4, collecting y to send to penalt as he goes back to k at hoop 5
12 Jan 2014 11:39AM (Tournament); 66 Readers
lawn 6 Danny is about to peg out. 26-10
12 Jan 2014 11:40AM (Tournament); 68 Readers
hoop 6, Robert got the balls a bit close together, and tangled, not a problem, now making the next peel, y makes it thru the hoop by 4 inches, not ideal.
12 Jan 2014 11:45AM (Tournament); 67 Readers
rover now made, woops spoke to soon, ball in jaws of rover, making 3bk
12 Jan 2014 11:47AM (Tournament); 67 Readers
was pressing the send key and r is stuck in 3bk wth k 2 yds in front of it.
12 Jan 2014 11:48AM (Tournament); 65 Readers
Greg hits, blue is up by hoop 3 and yellow sitting in the jaws of rover.
12 Jan 2014 11:51AM (Tournament); 66 Readers
he roll shot to behind b to take across to 2 was short
12 Jan 2014 11:53AM (Tournament); 68 Readers
very nice take off, 12in
12 Jan 2014 11:53AM (Tournament); 66 Readers
12 Jan 2014 12:04PM (Tournament); 64 Readers
Has made the 4b peel, rushed back over to 6, makes 6, leaves oppo at 6 and takes partner down to 2b going to a good 1b pioneer.. delayed TP going nicely so far
12 Jan 2014 12:07PM (Tournament); 64 Readers
Rushes back up after 2b.. peele finishes 5yN.. escape ball 2y SSE..
12 Jan 2014 12:11PM (Tournament); 67 Readers
has a go at the peel.. bounces off to 1.5y SW.. takes off escape ball is well within the 'box' and is approaching 3b off Fulford's 3b ball from 1 yard.. 1ft hoop... he will be trying to play it with control... UGH OH!! is it through???
12 Jan 2014 12:14PM (Tournament); 63 Readers
It looks through but is definitely hampered a little bit.. Bryant has kept his finger on the spot where he ran it from.. what's going on??
12 Jan 2014 12:15PM (Tournament); 62 Readers
John Wall is out there.. the ball is being tested.. it must be through as he's now marking the reception ball
12 Jan 2014 12:17PM (Tournament); 60 Readers
Should be a trivial.. good shot, rushes to 3yS of peele
12 Jan 2014 12:18PM (Tournament); 59 Readers
Will be happyish with that, peele cleanly through an approx. level with the peg, ok rush to 4b and approaching from 2ft e
12 Jan 2014 12:22PM (Tournament); 61 Readers
Lining up the straight rover peel now..
12 Jan 2014 12:28PM (Tournament); 69 Readers
Its no problems.. rushing to the peg an will be pegging out from 2y's E of the peg.. this ones going to a decider.
Players will stop for lunch. Be back shortly
12 Jan 2014 12:32PM (Tournament); 66 Readers
having feed and watered, game 3 has commences
12 Jan 2014 1:18PM (Tournament); 51 Readers
Robert plays the black ball over to eb, and horrors, its the kiwis ball.
12 Jan 2014 1:21PM (Tournament); 58 Readers
rolling y to 3 and b to red, hits and then has difficult take off the cnr 2, comes up hoop high, shoots and hits k in cnr 2
12 Jan 2014 1:23PM (Tournament); 52 Readers
a roll from the cnr with 4 ft hoop on angle bounces back, about 45' to w side of hoop 2
12 Jan 2014 1:25PM (Tournament); 53 Readers
Patel, y, lines up red down by hoop 4 and misses
12 Jan 2014 1:26PM (Tournament); 54 Readers
Kiwis look at hoop 2 and Jenny makes an excellent jump shot thru,
12 Jan 2014 1:31PM (Tournament); 56 Readers
b bounces back and is in
hoop position directly behind hoop, looks like r is unable to hit it, with k on boundry behind 5 and y at hoop 4
12 Jan 2014 1:32PM (Tournament); 56 Readers
obviously my angle is not great as Robert lines up b with r and hits
12 Jan 2014 1:33PM (Tournament); 56 Readers
sorry, r having loaded 2 has rush on k to hoop 1, appears over cut and is now going back to y at 4 to rush over. beautiful position behind.
12 Jan 2014 1:38PM (Tournament); 58 Readers
Greg finding the lawn a tad heavy, was slightly short on yellow, end up with 6 in hoop shot, hoop 1 made.
there are about 50 people watching this match, nay a word has been spoken with the tension round the lawn.
12 Jan 2014 1:44PM (Tournament); 58 Readers
leaving y by hoop 3, he collects r, with rush level to hoop eb, r to 5 and makes hoop 4 off b. again he is not happy with his hoop approach, which to mere mortals, looked pretty ok.
12 Jan 2014 1:49PM (Tournament); 59 Readers
collecting y from 3, double loading 1bk, 6in in front of 6, made,
12 Jan 2014 1:50PM (Tournament); 59 Readers
lots of discussion between kiwis, what leave to do with Jenny on hoop 3 and English both on 1
12 Jan 2014 1:52PM (Tournament); 58 Readers
lawn 6 has ball movement with Danny making 2 bk, r clip may be in his pocket, which looking at the balls he has made 4bk, with Ian on hoop 1 and 3
12 Jan 2014 1:54PM (Tournament); 60 Readers
oops, discussion ended, play recommencing, loading hoop 2bk with b. more talk,....
12 Jan 2014 1:55PM (Tournament); 61 Readers
b was a tad short of ideal position on 2bk, but looking at cnr 4 I guess they are planning on laying up there at conclusion of the turn.
12 Jan 2014 1:57PM (Tournament); 64 Readers
12 Jan 2014 1:58PM (Tournament); 63 Readers
sorry, short confab, think they were looking at cross wire on hoop 2 but ball placement didn't pan out.
12 Jan 2014 2:01PM (Tournament); 66 Readers
Roger white tells me we could have a nsl with a greg special, not sure what that means so will have to wait and see.
12 Jan 2014 2:02PM (Tournament); 67 Readers
3bk made, looking, spotting the spot to rush y to.
12 Jan 2014 2:04PM (Tournament); 64 Readers
lawn 6, danny has just done final peel and is now lining up to peg out. assuming he does it will be 2 love to him. 26-2
12 Jan 2014 2:06PM (Tournament); 65 Readers
kiwis are still discussing placement of the y ball in/on hoop 4, and where to lay up when turn finished.
12 Jan 2014 2:09PM (Tournament); 62 Readers
English are out of the seats, on the lawn discussing options.
12 Jan 2014 2:11PM (Tournament); 63 Readers
Nails the back ball, Game on!!!!
12 Jan 2014 2:13PM (Tournament); 61 Readers
hoop 2, made, suns out so Samir strips, English are now sitting in my tent. Robert advises a tpo, see how you go. good luck.
12 Jan 2014 2:17PM (Tournament); 65 Readers
lines up peel, easy, off to hoop 4
12 Jan 2014 2:18PM (Tournament); 66 Readers
4 made, with rush back to hoop 3 to collect k.
12 Jan 2014 2:21PM (Tournament); 65 Readers
I was wrong, cut k into hoop 4 the wrong way., thick take off to 5, nice ball placement of k. almost like he planned that from the beginning
12 Jan 2014 2:22PM (Tournament); 64 Readers
5 done and dusted
12 Jan 2014 2:22PM (Tournament); 63 Readers
not happy with pioneer at 1bk, a bit short.
12 Jan 2014 2:25PM (Tournament); 64 Readers
just managed to cut behind hoop2, he send it quite short of 2bk as he cant get the distance due to b being reasonable close.
12 Jan 2014 2:29PM (Tournament); 63 Readers
I think some of our refs have had really long days, as have just looked over and one of them is having a nanna nap in his chair.
12 Jan 2014 2:33PM (Tournament); 63 Readers
made really nicely as he goes to the ball at 3bk, made
12 Jan 2014 2:34PM (Tournament); 61 Readers
rushes b back to k ball at rover, loads penault with k,
12 Jan 2014 2:35PM (Tournament); 62 Readers
4bk made to the line. hits r on return shot to the middle of 1 & 6. positions r towards peg as he rushes b to hoop 3.
12 Jan 2014 2:40PM (Tournament); 56 Readers
ok, towards penalt, makes hoop off k. sends k to peg and collects b, rush to r
12 Jan 2014 2:42PM (Tournament); 58 Readers
b to rover as escape ball, rover made off r
12 Jan 2014 2:43PM (Tournament); 61 Readers
b sent back toward middle and r cleared to the w boundary just short of middle
12 Jan 2014 2:44PM (Tournament); 60 Readers
y takes off to k, pegs k out and retires to cnr 4.
12 Jan 2014 2:46PM (Tournament); 61 Readers
Jenny picks up b balls and rolls for position at hoop 3. sending r across the lawn. beautiful direction but a bit long.
12 Jan 2014 2:49PM (Tournament); 63 Readers
r shoots just short on cnr 1 side boundry. b now in hoop running position , slight angle on 3
12 Jan 2014 2:51PM (Tournament); 56 Readers
blue makes the hoop by 1ft, pretty sure she cant hit English balls, so has to retire down to eb , out f
12 Jan 2014 2:52PM (Tournament); 57 Readers
out from hoop 4
12 Jan 2014 2:56PM (Tournament); 61 Readers
b retires to cnr 4
12 Jan 2014 2:57PM (Tournament); 57 Readers
Robert moves y down the line, looking for wiring thru hoop 1 with rush to 1.
12 Jan 2014 2:58PM (Tournament); 60 Readers
kiwi touched the ball, nice rush to r to hoop 1, makes, rush to 2, superb, stopped foot away, deciding is going to make 3 afterwards or set up another wiring.
12 Jan 2014 3:01PM (Tournament); 58 Readers
setup for rush to 3 not perfect, comes up a little bit short to the side, but with complete faith rolls the y balls forward half way down the line and has a yd shot at the hoop.
12 Jan 2014 3:03PM (Tournament); 57 Readers
the balls claws it way thru by 4 inches, bailing out.
12 Jan 2014 3:04PM (Tournament); 57 Readers
r placed in middle of nth boundary.
12 Jan 2014 3:06PM (Tournament); 62 Readers
jenny walks to cnr 4, then back again to greg, ponder what to do. she is shooting at cnr 3
12 Jan 2014 3:07PM (Tournament); 65 Readers
y is going to move . it is now placed in cnr 2 all 3 balls on the nth boundary
12 Jan 2014 3:12PM (Tournament); 63 Readers
jenny lines up and just skims past r and next to y.
12 Jan 2014 3:14PM (Tournament); 63 Readers
y plays sending b to end up down in front of hoop 6, insteads it ends up middle of lawn near hoop 1
12 Jan 2014 3:17PM (Tournament); 59 Readers
she hits and it misses by a whisker..
12 Jan 2014 3:17PM (Tournament); 58 Readers
r promoting b forward doesn't get the perfect rush, but end up near hoop 4, nice roll and drives r thru hoop 4 getting a great return rush to 5th hoop
12 Jan 2014 3:19PM (Tournament); 58 Readers
hoop 6 made, rush y to b, instea
12 Jan 2014 3:20PM (Tournament); 57 Readers
instead ends up behind hoop 6. a take off to b by 3.
12 Jan 2014 3:23PM (Tournament); 61 Readers
we should now be watching a text book exhibition of how a 3 ball break is played.
12 Jan 2014 3:24PM (Tournament); 58 Readers
12 Jan 2014 3:25PM (Tournament); 62 Readers
all pioneer balls have been within
12 Jan 2014 3:26PM (Tournament); 61 Readers
blunder, a gasp from the spectators and Robert again stick in 3bk with blue ball3 yds directly in front.
12 Jan 2014 3:27PM (Tournament); 62 Readers
the kiwis decide to take the lift shot as y is just in front of 4bk. Shot hit, with r sitting in the jaws of jennys hoop
12 Jan 2014 3:28PM (Tournament); 62 Readers
Rolls, end up on back side of hoop 4 and hits r thru 3bk.
12 Jan 2014 3:30PM (Tournament); 61 Readers
hitting y towards eb looking for lthe rush line to 1bk and 6.
12 Jan 2014 3:31PM (Tournament); 60 Readers
6yh made, rush r to middle of lawn, take off to y at 1bk
12 Jan 2014 3:33PM (Tournament); 60 Readers
the next shot loading 3bk and getting rush on r in middle has been excuted
12 Jan 2014 3:34PM (Tournament); 56 Readers
executed brilliantly, with rush to 2bk. roll not great, shot at hoop and ball stuck in jaws with r on other side.
12 Jan 2014 3:36PM (Tournament); 59 Readers
r back in play with y waiting at his ho
12 Jan 2014 3:36PM (Tournament); 60 Readers
12 Jan 2014 3:39PM (Tournament); 57 Readers
now taking off to y at 3bk to rush it to 4 bk, the hoop he is actually on, now the clips have been placed in their correct position.
12 Jan 2014 3:41PM (Tournament); 58 Readers
r placed on nth boundary 4yds from cnr 3
12 Jan 2014 3:42PM (Tournament); 59 Readers
do the kiwis shood at a ball? which one,. decision made. yesssssssss
12 Jan 2014 3:44PM (Tournament); 57 Readers
r to hoop 6 ooooh, y rushed onto the peg
12 Jan 2014 3:45PM (Tournament); 61 Readers
you could have asked for a better roll from that position to the hoop.
12 Jan 2014 3:46PM (Tournament); 60 Readers
testing for a swipe shot.
12 Jan 2014 3:48PM (Tournament); 58 Readers
getting down to play the shot, greg lining up the ball and mallet, Jenny now executing with Greg lying on the ground behind one of the refs legs sighting the shot.
12 Jan 2014 3:51PM (Tournament); 63 Readers
b is now sent to middle of E boundary,
12 Jan 2014 3:54PM (Tournament); 65 Readers
take off to cnr 2, nice.
12 Jan 2014 3:58PM (Tournament); 70 Readers
r moving to..... cnr 1
12 Jan 2014 4:00PM (Tournament); 70 Readers
blue runs hoop up to 4bk, would have been great position if in front instead towards e boundary.
12 Jan 2014 4:01PM (Tournament); 72 Readers
shoots at y, misses
12 Jan 2014 4:02PM (Tournament); 70 Readers
the English, assuming jenny will miss have decided to place b back over to hoop 3 and retire down in cnr 1 with 1 ball open.
12 Jan 2014 4:06PM (Tournament); 63 Readers
position found, on b baulk 1 yd from y
12 Jan 2014 4:08PM (Tournament); 62 Readers
jenny shoots, not this time.
12 Jan 2014 4:09PM (Tournament); 58 Readers
r back in play touches y, nice rush in the direction of 4bk with y, but again short.
12 Jan 2014 4:11PM (Tournament); 57 Readers
checking for the wiring placement of y should red not get positon, a nice roll ensures a foot hoop, runs to the line.
12 Jan 2014 4:12PM (Tournament); 60 Readers
things look under control with rush to penault, promotes y past the peg, but only runs the hoop by 1 yd,
12 Jan 2014 4:13PM (Tournament); 59 Readers
great shot on y, controlled hoop approach, makes the hoop
12 Jan 2014 4:13PM (Tournament); 62 Readers
rush back to the peg, looks like the Fulford and Patel will win this interesting match, 26-22.
12 Jan 2014 4:14PM (Tournament); 64 Readers
signing off, management said we were leaving the premises at 5 but look like we will be late today. there is one game still playi
12 Jan 2014 4:16PM (Tournament); 64 Readers
lawn have to mowed again so will be setting hoops and lines marked.
12 Jan 2014 4:17PM (Tournament); 59 Readers
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