Edinburgh Weekly News 3/8

Carrick Knowe are poised to capture the Division 1 crown of the Alpha Trophies Edinburgh Bowling League at the first time of asking as they are all but past the post with a 9 point lead (78 to 69) over Parkside entering next weeks final round of fixtures.

This weeks results saw the league leaders score a 6-3 win at home to top of the table rivals Postal while defending champions Craigentinny made little impression on the top two with a 7-2 win over Northern however Parkside raced up into second place with a 9-0 win at home to Maitland.

This weeks fixtures feature Carrick Knowe away to relegated Brunstane (32) and Parkside away to second from bottom Northern (44), also Postal v third from bottom Queensberry (50), and Maitland at home to Craigentinny.

Sighthill are home in dry to captures the Division 2 title with 81 points to the 66 of Tanfield who are under last match promotion winning pressure from Bainfield (64) and Sunmmerside (63ス). 

Goldenacre dominate Division 3 with 75 points followed by Dean (67), Leith (64), Slateford (59), Mayfield (59), Corstorphine (58), Willowbrae (55), and Pilrig (31).

While Division 4 reads, London Road Foundry 82, Currie 81, Dudley 64, Gorgie Mills 63, Juniper Green 63, Merchiston 55, Trinity 33, Whitehouse & Grange 26.

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