The European Champions Cup held in Lagen, Germany, enters its final stages today. The women’s final will be contested by Denmark’s Mai Ginge Jensen and Finland’s Eliisa Hiltunen. Jesper Agerbo of Denmark and Bodo Konieczny of Germany will be playing for the men’s title.
England were represented by Samantha Hannan and Glen Bailey in this year’s event. Both players put in a solid perfomance in a high quality field, with highlights including a high game of 289 by Samantha. Samantha and Glen both qualified comfortably for finals step 1, finishing the tournament in 11th and 10th places respectively, with Glen missing out on finals step 2 by just 34 pins.
Team England and the BTBA would like to say thank you to their supporters in Langen and back home. We would also like to thank Team England Head Coach, Andy Penny for his hard work.
For the full results and standings, please visit http://www.bowling-ecc2018.eu.
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