Curling: Andy and Peter clinch Cowan Pairs success

Andy Eccles and Peter Martin won Bute Curling Club’s Cowan Pairs competition at Braehead after beating Ron Forrester and Margaret MacLeod in the winner-takes-all final game.

Andy and Peter finished peels with Donald Kinnear and Jan Eccles before defeating Donnie MacLeod and Nancy Kinnear in the second round of games and Beck Reid and Bill Stein in the third.

The fate of the trophy wasn’t decided until the final stone of the final end between Ron and Andy, with Andy clinching the trophy for himself and Peter with a perfect last stone.

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