Competing Countries

36 countries will descend on the Gold Coast for the 2020 World Bowls Championships from May 26 – June 7.

See below for selected teams:

Australia (AUS) 🇦🇺

Women:

Singles: Kelsey Cottrell
Pairs: Lynsey Clarke, Kelsey Cottrell
Triples: Ellen Ryan, Natasha Scott, Rebecca Van Asch
Fours: Ellen Ryan, Lynsey Clarke, Rebecca Van Asch, Natasha Scott

Men:

Singles: Aaron Wilson
Pairs: Corey Wedlock, Aaron Wilson
Triples: Barrie Lester, Aaron Teys, Aron Sherriff
Fours: Barrie Lester, Aaron Teys, Corey Wedlock, Aron Sherriff

Aaron Wilson

Argentina (ARG) 🇦🇷

Women:

Triples: Sara Ines Jaimez, Ana Ramos, Gabriela Villamarin
Fours: Sara Ines Jaimez, Celia Nunez, Ana Ramos, Gabriela Villamarin

Men:

Triples: Ricardo Rubinat, Jorge Barreto, Raul Pollet
Fours: Ricardo Rubinat, Rodolfo Muller, Jorge Barreto, Raul Pollet

Botswana (BOT) 🇧🇼

Women:

Singles: Lephai Modutlwa

Men:

Singles: Remmy Kebapetse
Pairs: John Gaborutwe, Remmy Kebapetse
Fours: Ajitkumar Naik, Baven Balendra, John Gaborutwe, Binesh Desai

Brunei (BRN) 🇧🇳

Women:

Triples: Hajah Nafsiah Jamal, Dayang Isah Muntol, Hajah Ajijah Muntol

Canada (CAN) 🇨🇦

Women:

Singles: Kelly McKerihen
Pairs: Joanna Cooper, Jordan Kos
Triples: Jackie Foster, Leanne Chinery, Kelly McKerihen
Fours: Jackie Foster, Joanna Cooper, Jordan Kos, Leanne Chinnery

Men:

Singles: Ryan Bester
Pairs: John Bezear, Ryan Bester
Triples: Rob Law, Greg Wilson, Cameron Lefresne
Fours: Rob Law, Greg Wilson, John Bezear, Cameron Lefresne

Ryan Bester

China (CHN) 🇨🇳

Women:

Singles: Miao Xinhong
Triples: Miao Xinhong, Zheng Fang, Song Suzhen

Men:

Pairs: Mao Yongmin, Liu Guoqiang
Triples: Meng Zhaoqian, Zhang Baocheng, Ye Suiying

Cyprus (CYP) 🇨🇾

Men:

Triples: Robert Manson, Colin Hall, Scott Ferguson

England (ENG) 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿

Women:

Singles: Katherine Rednall
Pairs: Katherine Rednall, Ellen Falkner
Triples: Sophie Tolchard, Lorraine Kuhler, Sian Honnor
Fours: Sophie Tolchard, Lorraine Kuhler, Ellen Falkner, Sian Honnor

Men:

Singles: Robert Paxton
Pairs: Nick Brett, Robert Paxton
Triples: Andrew Knapper, Jamie Walker, Sam Tolchard
Fours: Andrew Knapper, Nick Brett, Jamie Walker, Sam Tolchard

Sam Tolchard

Fiji (FIJ) 🇫🇯

Women:

Singles: Litia Tikoisuva
Pairs: Losalini Tukai, Litia Tikoisuva
Triples: Elizabeth Moceiwai, Loretta Kotoisuva, Sheryl Mar
Fours: Losalini Tukai, Elizabeth Moceiwai, Loretta Kotoisuva, Sheryl Mar

Men:

Triples: Kushal Pillay, Rajnesh Prasad, Semesa Naiseruvati

Litia Tikoisuva

France (FRA) 🇫🇷

Women:

Singles: Cindy Royet

Men:

Triples: Maxime Faury, Virgile Machado, Amaury Dumont

Guernsey (GGY) 🇬🇬

Women:

Singles: Lucy Beere
Pairs: Rose Ogier, Lucy Beere
Triples: Jackie Nicolle, Gemma Lewin, Lyn Small
Fours: Rose Ogier, Jackie Nicolle, Gemma Lewin, Lyn Small

Men:

Pairs: Matt Solway, Matt Le Ber

Hong Kong China (HKG) 🇭🇰

Women:

Singles: Helen Cheung
Pairs: Cheryl Chan, Angel So
Triples: Shirley Ko, Phyllis Wong, Helen Cheung
Fours: Cheryl Chan, Shirley Ko, Phillis Wong, Angel So

Men:

Singles: Tony Cheung
Pairs: Lyndon Sham, Tony Cheung
Triples: Imen Tang, James Po, Kaho Lee
Fours: Imen Tang, Lyndon Sham, James Po, Kaho Lee

India (IND) 🇮🇳

Women:

Singles: Tania Choudhury
Pairs: Nayanmoni Saikia, Bangita Hazarika
Triples: Sarita Tirkey, Tania Choudhury , Rupa Rani Tirkey
Fours: Sarita Tirkey, Bangita Hazarika, Nayanmoni Saikia, Rupa Rani Tirkey

Men:

Singles: Mridul Borgohain
Pairs: Ananda Kumar Narzary, Mridul Borgohain
Triples: Sunil Bahadur, Navneet Sing, Dinesh Kumar
Fours: Ananda Kumar Narzary, Naveneet Singh, Sunil Bahadur, Dinesh Kumar

Ireland (IRL) 

Women:

Singles: Catherine Beattie
Pairs: Ashleigh Rainey, Sarah Kelly
Triples: Megan Devlin, Catherine Beattie, Shauna O’Neill
Fours: Megan Devlin, Ashleigh Rainey, Sarah Kelly, Shauna O’Neill

Men:

Singles: Gary Kelly
Pairs: Mark Wilson, Martin McHugh
Triples: Aaron Tennant, Ian McClure, Gary Kelly
Fours: Aaron Tennant, Mark Wilson, Ian McClure, Martin McHugh

Catherine Beattie

Isle of Man (IOM) 🇮🇲

Men:

Pairs: Clive McGreal, Mark McGreal

Israel (ISR) 🇮🇱

Women:

Singles: Ruti Gilor
Pairs: Ruti Gilor, Tami Kamzel
Fours: Amalya Levy, Irit Grencel, Edna Zomberg, Tami Kamzel

Men:

Singles: Tzvika Hadar
Triples: Tzvika Hadar, Danny Slodowik, Allan Saitowitz
Fours: Daniel Alonim, Selwyn Hare, Danny Slodowik, Allan Saitowitz

Japan (JPN) 🇯🇵

Women:

Singles: Keiko Kurohara
Fours: Yoko Goda. Yukie Koyama, Midori Matsuoka, Hiroko Emura

Men:

Triples: Hirokazu Mori, Hisaharu Satoh, Kenta Treacher Hasebe
Fours: Tomoyuki Tamachi, Hisaharu Satoh, Jun Koyama, Kenta Treacher Hasebe

Jersey (JEY) 🇯🇪

Women:

Pairs: Rachel Macdonald, Fiona Archibald
Fours: Jean Holmes, Ethel Southern, Lorraine Bowman, Fiona Archibald

Men:

Singles: Ross Davis
Pairs: Derek Boswell, Ross Davis
Triples: Greg Davis, Scott Baxter, Malcolm De Sousa
Fours: Derek Boswell, Scott Baxter, Greg Davis, Malcolm De Sousa

Malaysia (MAS) 🇲🇾

Women:

Singles: Siti Zalina Ahmad
Pairs: Nurul Alyani Jamil, Emma Firyana Saroji
Triples: Syafiqa Haidar Afif Abdul Rahma, Azlina Arshad, Siti Zalina Ahmad
Fours: Nurul Alyani Jamil, Syafiqa Haidar Afif Abdul Rahma, Azlina Arshad, Emma Firyana Saroji

Men:

Singles: Fairul Izwan Abd Muin
Pairs: Zulhilmie Redzuan, Fairul Izwan Abd Muin
Triples: Izzat Shameer Dzulkeple, Mohammed Fairus Abd Jabel, Mohammed Syamil Syazwan Ramli
Fours: Izzat Shameer Dzulkeple, Mohammed Fairus Abd Jabel, Zulhilmie Redzuan, Mohammed Syamil Syazwan Ramli

Azlina Arshad

Malta (MLT) 🇲🇹

Women:

Pairs: Rebecca Rixon, Connie Rixon
Triples: Irene Attard, Rosemary Rixon, Tahlia Camilleri
Fours: Tahlia Camilleri, Rosemary Rixon, Rebecca Rixon, Connie Rixon

Men:

Singles: Brendan Aquilina
Pairs: Mark Malogorski, Brendan Aquilina
Triples: Peter Ellul, Troy Lorimer, Shaun Parnis
Fours: Peter Ellul, Troy Lorimer, Mark Malogorski, Shaun Parnis

Brendan Aquilina

Namibia (NAM) 🇳🇦

Women:

Singles: Bianca Lewis
Pairs: Amanda Steenkamp, Anjuleen Viljoen
Triples: Elzaan De Vries, Bianca Lewis, Diana Viljoen
Fours: Elzaan De Vries, Amanda Steenkamp, Anjuleen Vijoen, Diana Viljoen

Men:

Singles: Carbous Oliver
Pairs: JP Fouche, Cabous Oliver
Triples: Schalk Van Wyk, Steven Peake, Johan Jacobs
Fours: JP Fouche, Schalk Van Wyk, Steven Peake, Johan Jacobs

Netherlands (NED) 🇳🇱

Women:

Singles: Saskia Schaft
Pairs: Ineke Nagtegaal, Norma Duin
Triples: Betty Schiltman, Elly Dollieslager, Saskia Schaft

New Zealand (NZL) 🇳🇿

Women:

Singles: Jo Edwards MNZM
Pairs: Tayla Bruce, Jo Edwards MNZM
Triples: Debbie White, Val Smith, Katelyn Inch
Fours: Tayla Bruce, Debbie White, Val Smith, Katelyn Inch

Men:

Singles: Shannon McIlroy
Pairs: Shannon McIlroy, Gary Lawson
Triples: Andrew Kelly, Mike Kernaghan, Ali Forsyth
Fours: Andrew Kelly, Mike Kernaghan, Gary Lawson, Ali Forsyth

Val Smith

Norfolk Island (NFK) 🇳🇫

Women:

Singles: Carmen Anderson OAM
Pairs: Shae Wilson, Christine Jones
Triples: Tracey Wora, Maycee Deszecsar, Carmen Anderson OAM
Fours: Tracey Wora, Maycee Deszecsar, Shae Wilson, Christine Jones

Men:

Pairs: Haydn Evans, Ryan Dixon
Fours: Michael Godfrey, Gary Bigg, Haydn Evans, Ryan Dixon

Haydn Evans

Niue (NIU) 🇳🇺

Men:

Singles: Frederrick Tafatu

Papua New Guinea (PNG) 🇵🇬

Women:

Pairs: Piwen Karkar, Catherine Wimp

Men:

Singles: Joe Morgan
Pairs: Joe Morgan, Matu Bazo
Triples: Kenneth Ikirima, Gabriel Simeon, Fred Koesan
Fours: Kenneth Ikirima, Gabriel Simeon, Matu Bazo, Fred Koesan

Philippines (PHL) 🇵🇭

Women:

Pairs: Hazel Jagonoy, Rosita Bradborn
Triples: Marisa Baronda, Ronalyn Greenlees, Ainie Knight
Fours: Hazel Jagonoy, Ronalyn Greenlees, Ainie Knight, Rosita Bradborn

Men:

Singles: Chirstopher Dagpin
Pairs: Rodel Labayo, Leoncio Carreon Jr.
Triples: Hommer Mercado, Christopher Dagpin, Ronald Lising
Fours: Hommer Mercado, Rodel Labayo, Leoncion Carreon Jr., Ronald Lising

Ainie Knight

Samoa (SAM) 🇼🇸

Men:

Singles: Solomona Faamaoni

Scotland (SCO) 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿

Women:

Singles: Dee Hoggan
Pairs: Kay Moran, Stacey McDougall
Triples: Dee Hogan, Claire Anderson, Lauren Baillie-Whyte
Fours: Kay Moran, Claire Anderson, Stacey McDougall, Lauren Baillie-Whyte

Men:

Singles: Darren Burnett
Pairs: Paul Foster MBE, Alex Marshall MBE
Triples: Ronnie Duncan, Derek Oliver, Darren Burnett
Fours: Ronnie Duncan, Derek Oliver, Paul Foster MBE, Alex Marshall MBE

Darren Burnett

Singapore (SGP) 🇸🇬

Women:

Singles: Tammy Tham Mee Kim
Pairs: Tammy Tham Mee Kim, Shermeen Lim Xin Yi
Fours: Josephine Lim Poh Tin, May Lee Beng Hua, Amira Goh Quee Kee, Shermeen Lim Xin Yi

South Africa (RSA) 🇿🇦

Women:

Singles: Colleen Piketh
Pairs: Nici Neal, Colleen Piketh
Triples: Bridgett Calitz, Esme Kruger, Anneke Snyman
Fours: Bridgett Calitz, Nici Neal, Esme Kruger, Anneke Snyman

Men:

Singles: Jason Evans
Pairs: Wayne Rittmuller, Jason Evans
Triples: Prince Nelounde, Charles Mathewson, Pierre Breitenbach
Fours: Prince Nelounde, Wayne Rittmuller, Charles Mathewson, Pierre Breitenbach

Spain (ESP) 🇪🇸

Men:

Singles: Thomas Rodgers

Thailand (THA) 🇹🇭

Women:

Singles: Kannika Limwanich
Pairs: Kannika Limwanich, Patsorn Bryant
Triples: Chamaiporn Kotchawong, Palita Gangur, Nannapat Tomak
Fours: Chamaiporn Kotchawong, Nannapat Tomak, Palita Gangur, Patsorn Bryant

Men:

Singles: Uthen Ontong
Pairs: Woramet Singkeaw, Uthen Ontong
Fours: Woramet Singkeaw, Sonthi Manakitpaiboon, Wattana Kadkhunthod, Thanakrit Thammasarn

United States (USA) 🇺🇸

Women:

Triples: Candace Defazio, Janice Bell, Anne Nunes

Men:

Singles: Charlie Herbert
Pairs: Bob Schneider, Charlie Herbert
Triples: Loren Dion, James Flower, Neil Furman
Fours: Loren Dion, Bob Schneider, James Flower, Neil Furman

Wales (WAL) 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿

Women:

Singles: Laura Daniels
Pairs: Sara Marie Nicholls, Caroline Taylor
Triples: Laura Daniels, Ysie White, Anwen Buten
Fours: Sara Marie Nicholls, Caroline Taylor, Ysie White, Anwen Buten

Men:

Singles: Daniel Salmon
Pairs: Daniel Salmon, Jonathon Tomlinson
Triples: Ross Owen, Chris Klefenz, Stephen Harris
Fours: Ross Owen, Chris Klefenz, Stephen Harris, Jonathon Tomlinson

Laura Daniels

Zimbabwe (ZIM) 🇿🇼

Women:

Singles: Caryn Sinclair
Pairs: Caryn Sinclair, Melanie James
Triples: Allyson Dale, Heather Singleton, Kerry Craven
Fours: Allyson Dale, Melanie James, Heather Singleton, Kerry Craven

Men:

Singles: Aaron Chilundo
Pairs: Myles Hopper, Thomas Craven
Fours: Loionel Coventry, Myles Hopper, Clive Robertson, Thomas Craven