Bowls: McKellar continues Rothesay’s winning run

Donald McKellar of Rothesay Bowling Club won the Bute Bowling Association's Smith Cup singles trophy after beating Ardbeg's Ronnie McCrae in the final at Craigmore BC on Thursday, August 1.
Donald McKellar of Rothesay Bowling Club won the Bute Bowling Association's Smith Cup singles trophy after beating Ardbeg's Ronnie McCrae in the final at Craigmore BC on Thursday, August 1.

Rothesay’s Donald McKellar continued his club’s run of Bute Bowling Association success with victory over Ardbeg’s Ronnie McCrae in the Smith Cup singles final at Craigmore this week.

Donald, back in action on home soil after reaching the second round of the Bowls Scotland national finals in Ayr, fell behind early on, but after picking up eight shots in the course of the seventh, eighth, ninth and tenth ends, he never looked back and went on to win 21-8.

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