Yaxley man beaten by six-time world indoor bowls champion

Yaxley plumber Nicky Brett’s interest in the 2022 World Indoor Championships came to an end yesterday (January 20).

By Alan Swann
Friday, 21st January 2022, 5:35 pm
Nicky Brett.
Nicky Brett.

Brett, the number two seed, lost in straight sets to six-time World Champion Alex Marshall in his singles quarter-final.

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Marshall took a tight first set 8-7 before easing to an 8-4 win in the second set.

Brett, a former champion, lost in the mens pairs quarter-finals with partner Greg Harlow and was beaten heavily in the quarter of the mixed pairs when partnering Sophie Tolchard.