Kuhler and Cooper retain junior pairs title

The Sussex duo retained the title after beating Leicestershire’s Marie De Bie and Katie Smith 17-12 in the final at Victoria Park, Royal Leamington Spa.

They had overcome Somerset’s Laura Holden and Stef Branfield 18-17 in the semi-finals.

The success adds to Homefield Park’s Amy Truran retaining her national singles title yeterday.

HOMEFIELD Park Bowling Club’s Lorraine Kuhler retained the Bowls England National Junior Pairs Championship with Emma Cooper this afternoon (August 11).