MALCOLM Bough (+20) produced three 20-plus breaks while helping Riley A defeat Cowley Conservative Club B 3-0 and strengthen their hold on second place in Division 1 of the Gentworks Oxford League.

Bough won 200-163 against Neil Kirby (+70), whose 25 was the highest of the match.


Thame 1, Ashton 2; Riley A 3, CCC B 0; Oxford Bowls 2, Eynsham 1; Cowley Con A 1, Riley B 2; Abingon Con Club 3, Fieldside 0.

Stephen Reiss Cup 1st round draw: Thame v Abingdon Con Club, Eynsham v Ashton, New Club v Cowley Con B.

Byes: Oxford Bowls Club, Cowley Con A, Riley A, Riley B and Fieldside.

  • Ties to be played next Wednesday.
  • Entries into individual competitions are on the league website – closing date Christmas Day.