Bowral bowling club had some keen matches to start the new year in very hot summer conditions.
John Fleming and Keith Edwards defeated Merv Johnson and Dan Ticehurst 23-16 in the match of the day.
After seven ends Fleming and Edwards put down a challenge when they took a 13-1 lead.
Johnson and Ticehurst started rebuilding their game after the 13th end when down 21-4.
From the 14th end to the 19th end they scored two shots on each end and only trailed 21-16.
They were unable to tackle the last two ends and lost both.
With Johnson and Ticehurst running out seven-shot winners.
Joel Hunt and Jim Starkey defeated Joe O'Donnel and Robin staples 21-13.
Owen Williams and Mick Flynn defeated Eric Willacy and Paul Leverett 21-11.
Grahame Hunt and Carl Spilker defeated David Chambers and Kel Limbrick 32-13.
Rick Reynolds, Kevin Jones and Anthony Coismack defeated Kel Limbrick, Barry Werfel and Brian Porter 26-9.
Ian Crow and Bob Edwards defeated Owen Williams and Gordon Lewis 22-11.
Tim Hill, Keith Edwards and Mick Flynn defeated Tom Hill, David Chambers and Carl Spilker 29-19.
The locker room is for locker users only. Members requesting a locker are asked to please put their names on the list on the notice board.
Summary of bowls matches coming up are on the notice board.