Featherstone book place in next round

Featherstone are through to the fifth round.
Featherstone are through to the fifth round.

Featherstone Indoor Bowling Club reached the fifth round of the National over 60s double rink competition by defeating Darlington IBC.

The home team of J Dudding, M Cooney, J Whiteley and A Horobin lost 19-18 but the away team of K Griffiths, A Hampshire, P Wilshire and J Wade triumphed 21-13 to send Featherstone through to the next round.

Today (Thursday), starting at 12.30pm, Featherstone IBC host the over 60s National Liberty Cup competition.

Featherstone have a large representation in the Yorkshire team.

Featherstone host Scarborough this Saturday (noon) in the Yorkshire League First Division.