Darwin takes out both Men’s and Ladies 2017 NT Champion of Champions
Colleen Orr and Trystan Smallacombe were both successful in winning the 2017 NT Champion of Champions event and will now represent the Northern Territory in the 2017 Australian Champion of Champions event top be played in October at the Darwin Bowls and Social Club.
Both the Ladies and Men’s fields had strong contenders with some hard fought matches as each player was eager to win the major prize. ray Deneilt won four out of five matches and was the runner up to Trystan, whilst Lauren Kingsley from Katherine completed strongly and showed her potential by being the runner up for the Ladies.
The National Champion of Champions is the first major event hosted by a Northern Territory club for some time, with the new facilities at Darwin being an strong draw card for the big events.
Darwin and Nightcliff will share the hosting of the 2018 State Sides event to be played in May 2018.