Ladies World Championship – Montauban, France.

Today has been the first day of play at the Ladies World Championship, the Welsh team of Julie Bailey, Gemma Foster, Tansy Mayfield (captain) and Gay Evans supported by Jean-Yves Robic and Peter Beresford are now well into the 3rd qualifying round.

Round 1 saw the Welsh team drawn against the Moroccan team, who are a very strong team. Wales lost this first round 13:2. Round 2 saw Wales drawn against Bulgaria, again Wales lost 13:8.

Rounds 3, 4 and 5 will be played Saturday morning.

At the time of writing the shooting competition is currently underway.

News of the other Home Nations teams:

Round 1:
Scotland 13:6 Bye
England v Hungry 13:2
Netherlands v Ireland 13:4

Round 2:
Scotland v Mauritius Islands 5:13
Spain v England 13:2
France A v Ireland 13:0