Verdemat Bowls British Open

Verdemat Bowls British Open

York & District Indoor Bowls Club
Sat 13 Jan 2018 - Sun 14 Jan 2018
Entries are currently closed
Max Entries
Bowls Rink
Gary McNabb

The British Open is the fourth of six ranking events of the Short Mat Players Tour 2017-18 season.


  • Players will be in groups of 5 or 6.
  • The top 2 players from each group will qualify for the main Cup.
  • Third and Fourth placed players will qualify for the Plate.
  • The remaining players will qualify for the Shield.
  • Registration is from 7.45am-8.45am Practice is allowed from 8am-8.45am. Play commences at 9am.
  • Group games will be played on Saturday and Sunday morning with the knock-out stages following on Sunday afternoon.

Note: Timings are a guide only and may vary.

Prize Money


Champion £500
Runner-up £200
Third £100
Fourth £50
Quarter Finals £27.50 SMPT Voucher


Plate Champion £55 SMPT Voucher
Plate Runner-up £27.50 SMPT Vocuher


Shield Champion £27.50 SMPT Vocuher

Event Information

Location York & District Indoor Bowls Club
Date Sat 13 Jan 2018 - Sun 14 Jan 2018
Entry Fee £27.50
Max Entries 144
Floor Surface Bowls Rink
Mat Type

Previous Winners

2020 Gary McNabb
2019 Stephen Williams
2018 Nigel Nicholls

Verdemat Bowls British Open News

Official Sponsors
Bowls Trader
Drakes Pride
Taylor Bowls
Power Porsgrunn
Bowls is Bowls
Techniheat Plant Services
Drumlin Lane Self Catering
TSR Legal Recruitment
©2021 Short Mat Players Tour