2017 World Indoor Bowls Championship

The 2017 Just World Indoor Bowls Championship was held at Potters Leisure Resort, Hopton on Sea, Great Yarmouth, England, on 13–29 January 2017.[1]

2017 World Indoor Bowls Championship
39th World Indoor Bowls Championship
LocationEngland Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
Date(s)13–29 January 2017
CategoryWorld Indoor Championships
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Paul Foster of Scotland won the open singles to claim his fifth world singles title[2] and Katherine Rednall won her second women's singles crown.[3]

Jason Greenslade of Wales and Les Gillett of England won the Open Pairs[4] whilst Nick Brett and Claire Johnston won the mixed pairs.[5]

WinnersEdit

Event Winner
Open Singles   Paul Foster
Women's Singles   Katherine Rednall
Open Pairs   Jason Greenslade &   Les Gillett
Mixed Pairs   Nick Brett &   Claire Johnston

Draw and resultsEdit

Open singlesEdit

First round Second round Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
1   Nick Brett 10 8
  Andrew Kyle 5 8 1   Brett 5 10 2
16   Mark Dawes 9 7 1   Bence 7 4 1
  Charles Bence 4 10 2 1   Brett 5 2
9   Stewart Anderson 13 7 9   Anderson 10 10
  Julie Forrest 3 2 9   Anderson 11 12
8   Andy Thomson 4 3   McKee 4 2
  Graham McKee 9 11 9   Anderson 7 7 1
5   David Gourlay 9 7 4   Harlow 6 9 2
  Chris Gale 4 6 5   Gourlay 9 13
12   Jason Greenslade 6 8   Furman 5 4
  Neil Furman 7 10 5   Gourlay 8 4 1
13   Jonathan Ross 6 9 0 4   Harlow 5 10 2
  James Rippey 9 6 2   Rippey 3 11 1
4   Greg Harlow 10 10 4   Harlow 9 10 2
  Anthony Webb 5 9 4   Harlow 10 1 0
3   Robert Paxton 8 9 6   Foster 7 11 2
  Billy Jackson 2 3 3   Paxton 6 5
14   Jamie Chestney 15 12 14   Chestney 8 6
  Paul Hay 1 3 14   Chestney 10 4 1
11   Mark Royal 4 7 6   Foster 6 10 2
  Debbie Wilford 10 7   Wilford 3 3
6   Paul Foster 9 8 6   Foster 11 10
  Michael Cheeseman 4 6 6   Foster 11 5
7   Darren Burnett 12 11 15   Gillett 4 5
  Paul Butler 0 5 7   Burnett 7 6
10   Mervyn King 10 9 10   King 5 6
  Janice Gower 3 7 7   Burnett 4 4
15   Les Gillett 7 10 15   Gillett 8 8
  Tom Warner 6 6 15   Gillett 6 8
2   Alex Marshall 13 6 2   Marshall 4 6
  Robert Chisholm 1 4

Women's singlesEdit

First round Semi-finals Final
               
    Ellen Falkner 7 7
    Claire Johnston 7 3
  Falkner 6 8
  Gower 5 7
    Janice Gower 5 7 2
    Katy Smith 6 4 0
  Falkner 5 6
  Rednall 10 10
    Karen Murphy 9 5 1
    Amy Stanton 6 12 2
  Stanton 3 4
  Rednall 8 8
    Rebecca Field 4 4
    Katherine Rednall 6 6

Open pairsEdit

First round Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
  Mervyn King

  David Gourlay

9 12
  David Holt

  Des Cann

6 3   Gourlay

  King

7 5
  Darren Burnett

  Stewart Anderson

  Anderson

  Burnett

3 4
bye   Gourlay

  King

8 3 1
  Alex Marshall

  Paul Foster

  Gillett

  Greenslade

4 7 2
bye   Marshall

  Foster

5 10 1
  Jason Greenslade

  Les Gillett

8 5 2   Gillett

  Greenslade

8 2 2
  Danny Brown

  Matthew Whyers

1 8 1   Gillett

  Greenslade

7 8
  Robert Paxton

  Jonathan Ross

  Doubler

  Salmon

7 6
bye

   

  Paxton

  Ross

4 6
  Jamie Chestney

  Mark Dawes

7 6   Chestney

  Dawes

5 8
  Andrew Barker

  Michael Stepney

6 4   Chestney

  Dawes

7 9 1
  Andy Thomson

  Mark Royal

4 4   Doubler

  Salmon

8 1 2
  Damian Doubler

  Daniel Salmon

6 9   Doubler

  Salmon

5 8
bye   Brett

  Harlow

3 2
  Nick Brett

  Greg Harlow

Mixed pairsEdit

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
               
  Darren Burnett

  Katherine Rednall

3 4
  David Gourlay

  Karen Murphy

6 4
  Gourlay
  Murphy
3 8 1
  Foster
  Field
6 3 2
  Paul Foster

  Rebecca Field

5 6
  Robert Paxton

  Ellen Falkner

5 3
  Foster
  Field
6 9 1
  Brett
  Johnston
7 7 2
  Alex Marshall

  Katy Smith

4 4 1
  Nick Brett

  Claire Johnston

9 3 2
  Brett
  Johnston
6 8 2
  Harlow
  Stanton
7 6 0
  Andy Thomson

  Janice Gower

2 3
  Greg Harlow

  Amy Stanton

7 6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "World Indoor Bowls Schedule & Results". World Bowls. Archived from the original on 18 January 2017. Retrieved 16 January 2017.
  2. ^ "World Indoor Bowls: Paul Foster beats Greg Harlow to win fifth world indoor title". BBC Sport.
  3. ^ "World Indoor Bowls Championship 2017: Rednall beats Falkner to win second title". BBC Sport.
  4. ^ "World Indoor Bowls: Jason Greenslade and Les Gillett win world titles". BBC Sport.
  5. ^ "World Indoor Bowls Championship 2017: Brett & Johnston win mixed pairs title". BBC Sport.