Men's county & national competitions

2021 season

Only Abington players' matches are listed here. Complete draws can be found on the official websites for Bowls Northamptonshire and Bowls England
Abington names in CAPITALS, along with whether they have been drawn home or away. Opponents' clubs are also given, but venues may be subject to change.

National Top Club

1st round - by Sun 11th July

ABINGTON A vs Bugbrooke (A) - w/o
ABINGTON B vs West End (A) - w/o

2nd round - by Sun 25th July

ABINGTON A vs Kingsthorpe A - 1-4

National Club 2-Rinks

1st round - by Sun 20th June

ABINGTON C vs Roade (H) - 33-16

2nd round - by Sun 4th July


3rd round - by Sun 18th July

ABINGTON C vs West End A (A) - 13-36

Manfield Cup

Sat 3rd July

ABINGTON 1 vs Desborough 2, @ Corby Seagrave
ABINGTON 2 vs Express 1, @ Harpole
ABINGTON 3 vs Kettering Mid Band 2, @ Kislingbury
ABINGTON 4 vs Kettering Lodge 2, @ Rushden

County Singles

1st round - by Fri 28th May

R ARCHER vs V Gearey, Kingsthorpe (A) - 5-21
A BROWN vs P Green, Express (H) - 19-21
A COLEMAN vs M Paul, Express (A) - w/o
S JOHNSTON vs D Iddles, Kingsthorpe (H) - 11-21
D JONES vs D Wiggins, Brackley (H) - 21-17
T O'LEARY vs E Carter, Harpole (A) - 21-1
P REEVE vs J WalkerWest End (H) - 5-21
M TAYLOR vs Dav Walker, West End (A) - w/o

2nd round - by Fri 11th June

J BROWN vs N Betts, West End (A) - w/o
A COLEMAN vs R Lemon, Express (H) - 21-19
A DUNKLEY vs J Bryan, Kingsthorpe (A) - 21-16
D FAGE vs M Edwards, Harpole (A) - 21-16
J FREEMAN vs Dan Walker, West End (H) - 10-21
A HAWKINGS vs C Terry, Express (H) - 9-21
D JONES vs A Fowkes, West End (A) - 21-9
A MANN vs W Walker, West End (A) - 20-21
P MILBURN vs K Mace, Harpole (A) - 21-5
T O'LEARY vs W Stanley, Express (H) - 21-19

3rd round - by Fri 25th June

J BROWN vs Dan Walker, West End (H) - 9-21
A COLEMAN vs C Bland, Express (H) - 21-18
A DUNKLEY vs C Terry, Express (H) - 21-15
D FAGE vs D Graham, Express (A)
D JONES vs M Moulton, Heyford (A) - 21-14
P MILBURN vs W Walker, West End (H) - 21-19
T OLEARY vs M Tomkins, Kingsthorpe (A) - 21-7

4th round - by Fri 2nd July

A DUNKLEY vs T O'LEARY - 21-13
D FAGE vs Dav Walker, West End (H) - 13-21
P MILBURN vs D JONES - 21-10
A COLEMAN vs Dan Walker, West End (A) - 15-21

Quarter-finals - Wed 7th July

A DUNKLEY vs D Love, Wellingborough (N) - 21-17
P MILBURN vs Dav Walker, West End (N) - 17-21

Semi-finals - Sun 25th July

A DUNKLEY vs N Corbyn, Wellingbrough (N) - 21-19

Final - Sun 1st August

A DUNKLEY vs Dav Walker, West End (N) - 13-21

County Pairs

1st round - Wed 16th June

P MILBURN vs D FAGE - 19-18
C BARNES vs R Singleton, Whyte Melville (H) - 9-20
T BROWN vs D Iddles, Kingsthorpe (H) - 13-16
J FREEMAN vs R Tansley, Kingsthorpe (H) - 23-4
A HAWKINGS vs P York, Whyte Melville (A) - 25-12

2nd round - Fri 18th June

J BROWN vs K Mawson, Kislingbury (H) - 17-15
J FREEMAN vs J Walker, West End (A) - 8-16
A HAWKINGS vs R Singleton, Whyte Melville (H) - 4-17
P MILBURN vs M Brown, Roade (A) - 21-20
P REEVE vs M Edwards, Harpole (A) - 18-10
M TAYLOR vs Dan Walker, West End (H) - w/o
D VERNON vs P Hagon, Roade (H) - 15-10

3rd round - Wed 23rd June

J BROWN vs I Walker, West End (A) - 17-10
P MILBURN vs D Graham, Express (H) - 10-22
P REEVE vs C Bland, Express (H) - 18-8
D VERNON vs J Leggett, Express (A) - 10-18

4th round - Fri 25th June

J BROWN vs Dav Walker, West End (A) - 20-5
P REEVE vs A Fowkes, West End (H) - 17-13

Quarter-finals - Wed 30th June

J BROWN vs A Muir, Corby Forest (N) - 16-8
P REEVE vs C Cinato, Kettering MB (N) - 5-22

Semi-finals - Wed 30th June

J BROWN vs D Graham, Express (N) - 11-18

County Triples

Prelim - Wed 12th May

J BROWN vs M Gearey, Kingsthorpe (H) - w/o

1st round - Fri 14th May

P REEVE vs J FREEMAN - 11-17
R ARCHER vs D Blencowe, Brackley (A) - 18-17
J BROWN vs Dan Walker, West End (A) - 8-19
D FAGE vs J Walker, West End (H) - 9-23
D JONES vs M BrownRoade (A) - 13-14
P MILBURN vs R Castle, Kingsthorpe (A) - 8-23
M TAYLOR vs I WalkerRoade (H) - w/o

2nd round - Wed 19th May

J FREEMAN vs Dav Walker, West End (A) - 14-17

3rd round - Fri 21st May

R ARCHER vs R Castle, Kingsthorpe - 12-16

County Fours

Prelim - Fri 9th July

J BROWN vs M Sharpe, Kingsthorpe (A) - 8-15

2nd round - Wed 14th July

J FREEMAN vs M Sharpe, Kingsthorpe (H) - 11-13
P MILBURN vs D Graham, Express (H) - 12-14
P REEVE vs C Bland, Express (A) - 8-9

3rd round - Fri 16th July

R ARCHER vs D Graham, Express (H) - 13-11

Quarter-final - Wed 21st July

R ARCHER vs C Cinato, Kettering MB (N) - 8-15

County 2-wood Singles

Early rounds played at Kislingbury on Sun 6th June


S JOHNSTON vs M Moulton, Heyford - 16-17

1st round

A MANN vs A BROWN - 12-15
D FAGE vs R Singleton, Whyte Melville - 9-15
J FREEMAN vs Dan Walker, West End - 13-14
A DUNKLEY vs K Mawson, Kislingbury - 16-7
A HAWKINGS vs T Chapman, Kingsthorpe - w/o
D JONES vs A Fowkes, West End - w/o
P MILBURN vs J Botterill, Express - 13-14
P REEVE vs R White, Express - w/o

2nd round

A BROWN vs Dan Walker, West End - 12-15
J BROWN vs N/A - w/o
A DUNKLEY vs W Walker, West End - 4-18
A HAWKINGS vs N/A - w/o
P REEVE vs J Botterill, Express - 14-15

3rd round

J BROWN vs Dan Walker, West End - 10-16
A HAWKINGS vs A Fowkes, West End - 12-15

County Champion of Champions - Mason Cup

Prelim - by Wed 9th June

T O'LEARY vs J Moore, Daventry Town (A) - 21-12

1st round - by Tue 22nd June

P McALWANE vs M Gearey, Kingsthorpe (H) - 21-9
T O'LEARY vs M Brown, Roade (A) - 21-14

Quarter-finals - Thu 24th June

P McALWANE vs T Dawkins, Wootton Grange (N) - 13-21
T O'LEARY vs S Bunker, Higham Ferrers (N) - 21-9

Semi-finals - Sun 18th July

T O'LEARY vs I Roberts, Irchester (N) - 21-6

Final - TBC

T O'LEARY vs C Cinato, Kettering MB (N) - 10-21

National Champion of Champions

Prelim - by Tue 1st June

T O'LEARY vs S Hill, Kislingbury (H) - 21-8

1st round - by Tue 15th June

P McALWANE vs C Bryan, Kingsthorpe (H) - 21-8
T O'LEARY vs P DaynesDaventry Tigers (H) - 21-6

2nd round - by Tue 29th June

P McALWANE vs M Brown, Roade (H) - 21-3
T O'LEARY vs R White, Express (A) - 21-7

3rd round - by Tue 13th July

T O'LEARY vs P McALWANE - 21-12

4th round - by Tue 27th July

T O'LEARY vs N Gould, Earls Barton (A) - 7-21

National Senior Singles

Prelim - by Wed 9th June

P MILBURN vs D JONES - 21-20
J BROWN vs J Moore, Daventry Town (H) - w/o
A DUNKLEY vs M Gearey, Kingsthorpe (H) - 21-12
P REEVE vs A Myles, Roade (H) - 21-1

1st round - by Wed 23rd June

A DUNKLEY vs P REEVE - 21-17
J BROWN vs M Moulton, Heyford (H) - 21-15
J FREEMAN vs K Mawson, Kislingbury (H) - 21-4
P MILBURN vs M Sharpe, Kingsthorpe (H) - 17-21

2nd round - by Wed 7th July

J BROWN vs J FREEMAN - 19-21
A DUNKLEY vs M Sharpe, Kingsthorpe (H) - w/o

3rd round - by Wed 21st July


4th round - by Wed 4th August

A DUNKLEY vs M Turner, Kettering Lodge (A) - 21-19

*All further rounds @ National Championships, Leamington Spa*

5th round - Wed 1st September

A DUNKLEY vs A Rana, Rolls Royce Leisure [Notts] - 15-21

National Senior Pairs

Prelim - by Wed 16th June

P MILBURN vs K Wiggins, Brackley (A) - 19-14

1st round - by Wed 30th June

C BARNES vs R Tansley, Kingsthorpe (H) - 15-14
D JONES vs T Chapman, Kingsthorpe (H) - 14-13

2nd round - by Wed 14th July

J FREEMAN vs D JONES - 14-16
C BARNES vs M Moulton, Heyford (A) - 22-8

3rd round - by Wed 28th July

D JONES vs C BARNES - 15-11

4th round - by Wed 11th August

D JONES vs J Haines, Desborough (H) - 7-21

County Senior Fours

1st round - Tue 29th June

R ARCHER vs P Manley, Cogenhoe (H) - 18-11
J BROWN vs M Sharpe, Kingsthorpe (A) - 14-6
J FREEMAN vs M Gearey, Kingsthorpe (A) - 11-14
P MILBURN vs P Hagon, Roade (A) - w/o
P REEVE vs G Hayter, Kingsthorpe (H) - 17-11

2nd round - Fri 2nd July

J BROWN vs R Thomason, Whyte Melville (A)
P MILBURN vs G Prior, Brackley (A)

Quarter-finals - Wed 7th July

R ARCHER vs L Gadke, Corby Seagrave (N) - 14-16
J BROWN vs P MILBURN (N) - 14-8

Semi-finals - Wed 28th July

J BROWN vs L Gadke, Corby Seagrave (N) - 5-18