It was all joy to learn that Deepak Vyas of Mombasa Sports Club
Bowls Section had been invited to play in the Tournament of
Champions (TOC) licensed to Karen Country Club Bowls section and
one of the Kenya Bowling Association Tournament.
TOC is a KBA
Tournament where Top 12 Bowlers based on their performance
in the last 4 years battle it out on the Green in a game
Four Skips are
balloted and then each skip pick their team.
had the opportunity to team up as Lead to Skip Andrew
Jones and Second Benson Kariuki. It was a round robin
format of play.
team emerged victorious and Deepak Vyas brings a Gold
the ongoing Singles League which was progressing to the
Quarter Finals stage.
having been placed 3rd in his League proceeded
to play Pankaj Shah.
unfortunately Pankaj Shah could not play as he was down
with an eye infection.
Kirti Chaniyara and Deepak Vyas our singles league heroes
Vyas sailed into the Semi Finals to meet Vishal Shah.
After a close
game, Deepak Vyas wins 21 shots up to 17 shots for Vishal
Shah to end in the Finals against Kirti Chaniyara.
Chaniyara entered the Singles League as a late Entrant and
torpedoed up the league to reach the Finals after
defeating Shobha Bij 21 shots up to 7 shots for Shobha Bij.
In the Finals Deepak
Vyas took victory with 21 shots up to 13 shots for Kirti
Chaniyara while playing in the hot sun of 1.30 pm.
At this juncture it
would be appropriate to mention that despite the health issues
burdening Deepak Vyas he confidently bowls to victory through
thick and thin!
Bravo Deepak keep it