West Midlands visited Bromsgrove on the 25th September for Worcestershire’s first home fixture of the season. The West Midlands team was much stronger than the one the County faced just a week previously at Solihull. In what turned out to be a disappointing match for the County, a strong performance by West Midlands saw them winning by 28 points to Worcestershire’s 12.
The first session saw the County losing the Singles and Pairs matches, but with the Pairs only narrowly losing.. In the second session both Triples teams lost with the only win at the half way stage being achieved by Terry Clifford’s Fours team, with a 11-10 victory. In the afternoon ( third session ), the County fared slightly better with a convincing Pairs win by Trish Clifford and Richard Rose by 19 shots to 5 against.. Phil Thompson and Jim tingle also won their match, this time by 11 shots to 10. In the fourth session Mark Bourne’s Triples team won comfortably 15-6 and Alan Walters’ Fours team also had a convincing 14-7 victory.
A summary of the results is shown below.