All Pennants

Replays – missed Covid matches

Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday Pennants – Rescheduled Round 7 & 8 matches

Match and Program and the MBA have agreed that all round 7 & 8 matches missed due to the Covid shutdown will be played for all Divisions in the Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday Competitions.  Most matches will be played at the end of the season with all finals delayed by one or two weeks.

Below is a list of the changes.  Barring any further unforeseen circumstance, all finals will be completed before Easter.

A revised calendar, incorporating these changes will be released soon.

If any further Covid restrictions are imposed, there may be further modifications to the playing schedule.

Wednesday Pennants

Rounds 7 and 8 will be played after round 18.  Finals will be played 2 weeks later than originally scheduled. 

Wednesday – All Divisions
Round 7Wednesday March 3rd  
Round 8Wednesday March 10th
All Divisions playing Finals – Premier, Divisions 1-3 
Semi FinalsWednesday March 17th
Preliminary FinalsWednesday March 24th
Grand FinalsWednesday March 31st

Thursday Pennants

Round 7 will be played on Tuesday 19th of January.  If the Round 12 match, which is due to be played on Thursday January 14th is unable to be played on that day (because of hot/wet weather), Round 12 will follow the Conditions of Play and be played on Tuesday 19th of January and the round 7 match will be played on Tuesday February 16th.  If that date is required to play Round 16 then Match and Program will make a further decision regarding Round 7.

Round 8 will be played after round 18.  Finals will be played 1 week later than originally scheduled.

Thursday – All Divisions
Round 7Tuesday January 19th (backup Tuesday February 16th)  
Round 8Thursday March 4th
All Divisions playing Finals – Premier, Divisions 1-2
Semi FinalsThursday March 11th
Preliminary FinalsThursday March 18th
Grand FinalsThursday March 25th 

Saturday Pennants

Rounds 7 and 8 will be played after round 18.  Finals will be played later than originally scheduled with the Semi and Preliminary Finals played on the weekend of the 20th & 21st of March (Saturday/ Sunday).

The Finals of the State Triples, which were due to be played on Sunday 21st March will be rescheduled by Bowls SA.

Saturday – All Divisions
Round 7Saturday March 6th  
Round 8Saturday March 13th
All Divisions playing Finals – Premier, Divisions 1-5
Semi FinalsSaturday March 20th
Preliminary FinalsSunday March 21st
Grand FinalsSaturday March 27th

If there are any questions regarding this, please contact Match & Program (matchcommittee@bowlssa.com.au).

Jeff Allen                                                                                                   Ron Mulliner

Match & Program Committee                                                         Metropolitan Bowls Association