Players - Jonathan Ross

With a steady season behind him on the WBT circuit and now ranked at No.13 for the 2014-15 season -  from Northern Ireland Jonathan holds Irish National Outdoor and Indoor Titles, British Isles Singles Champion 2001, 2002 and World Outdoors Gold Medal for Ireland  in 2004. Jonathan took up bowling at the age of four and a half after watching bowls on TV and is still wishing to achieve his first WBT Title. Jonathan has now moved from Northern Ireland and set up home in Scotland and reveals that his all time sporting hero is snooker legend Alex Higgins.

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News

  • Ross Romps Into Welsh Grand Prix Quarters
    Wednesday 2nd February, 2011 by

    Scotland's 14th seed Jonathan Ross became the lowest seed to secure a place in the quarter-finals of the Co-operative Funeralcare Welsh Grand Prix when he upset ninth seed Mervyn King on the last day of second round action in the final World Bowls Tour ranking event of the season at the City and County of Swansea Indoor Bowls Club in Swansea.



  • Gourlay Survives Dramatic Second Round In Swansea
    Wednesday 2nd February, 2011 by

    Scotland's former champion David Gourlay survived a nail-biting encounter in the Co-operative Funeralcare Welsh Grand Prix to claim a place in the quarter-finals of the final World Bowls Tour ranking event of the season at the City and County of Swansea Indoor Bowls Club in Swansea.



  • Top Two Seeds Through To Potters Quarter-Finals
    Wednesday 19th January, 2011 by

    Paul Foster and Greg Harlow, the top two players in the World Bowls Tour world rankings, secured their places in the quarter-finals of the Potters Holidays World Indoor Singles Championship after contrasting displays in today's second round at Potters Leisure Resort in Norfolk.



  • Confident Foster Sees Off Young Pretender at Potters
    Thursday 13th January, 2011 by

    Stewart Anderson's hopes of reaching the final of the Potters Holidays World Indoor Singles Championship for the second year in a row were dashed today when the young Scot fell at the first hurdle to second-seeded compatriot Paul Foster in the first round of the premier World Bowls Tour event in Norfolk.



  • Newcomer Bainbridge Beats Price In Perth
    Sunday 7th November, 2010 by

    Stuart Bainbridge, an Australian qualifier making his first appearance on the World Bowls Tour, claimed an unexpected place in the last 16 of The Co-operative Funeralcare Scottish International Open ...



  • Scot Paul Foster Is New Wbt World Number One
    Tuesday 16th February, 2010 by Howard Harding
    Scotland’s Paul Foster Crowns A Historic Season On The World Bowls Tour By Emerging As The New World Number One, According To The Wbt World Rankings For The 2010/11 Season Which Are Announced Today.

  • Bond Battles Into Welsh Quarters
    Thursday 4th February, 2010 by Howard Harding
    England's Ian Bond Recovered From A Set Down To Beat Next Season's World Number One Paul Foster In The Second Round Of The Gravells Welsh International Open To Reach The Quarter-finals Of The Final World Bowls Tour Ranking Event Of This Season At The City And County Of Swansea Indoor Bowls Club In Swansea.

  • Weale Keeps Alive Welsh Hopes In Swansea
    Thursday 4th February, 2010 by Howard Harding
    Robert Weale Edged To Victory Over Englishman Ian Bond In The Quarter-finals Of The Gravells Welsh International Open To Keep Alive Home Hopes Of Title Success In The Final World Bowls Tour Ranking Event Of This Season At The City And County Of Swansea Indoor Bowls Club In Swansea.

  • Burnett Bursts Into World Top 16 At Swansea
    Tuesday 2nd February, 2010 by Howard Harding
    After Hovering Outside The World Bowls Tour World Top 16 For The Past Seven Seasons, Scotland's Darren Burnett Has Guaranteed Himself A Place In The Elite Group Next Season After Beating World Number One-ranked Compatriot Alex Marshall In The Second Round Of The Gravells Welsh International Open At The City And County Of Swansea Indoor Bowls Club In Swansea.

  • Stone Overturns Kerkow In Swansea Upset
    Monday 1st February, 2010 by Howard Harding
    English Qualifier Tim Stone Produced An Impressive Upset On The Third Day Of First Round Action In The Gravells Welsh International Open When He Beat Australia's Three Times Former Champion Kelvin Kerkow To Reach The Last 16 Of The World Bowls Tour Event At The City And County Of Swansea Indoor Bowls Club In Swansea.

Bio

Country : Ireland
Indoor Club : Paisley
Outdoor Club : Priorscroft
Indoor Bowls : Taylor Ace 4 medium
Hobbies : All sports
Food : Chinese
Other Pasttimes : Sci Fi Movies

Achievements

Year Achievement
2009 Hong Kong Classic Pairs Winner
2005 Hong Kong Classic Pairs Winner
2004 World Outdoor Fours Gold
2004 World Outdoor Triples Bronze
2002 British Isles Singles Winner
2001 Hong Kong Classic Pairs Winner
2001 British Isles Singles Winner
0000 9 Irish Indoor Titles
0000 2 Irish Outdoor Titles

Recent Rounds Reached

Competition Result
Welsh International Open 2010 QF
Potters World Indoor Singles 2010 QF
World Pairs 2009 QF
Co-operative Funeralcare Scottish Open 2009 R2
Gravells Welsh International Open 2009 R1
Potters World Indoor Singles 2009 R3
International Open 2008 R2
Dales Sports Surfaces Scottish International Open 2008 R1
Welsh International Open 2008 R2
World Pairs 2007 QF
Potters World Indoor Singles 2007 R3
engage International Open 2007 R2
Welsh International Open 2007 SF
Scottish International Open 2007 R1
World Pairs 2006 SF
Potters World Indoor Singles 2006 R3
engage International Open 2006 QF
Welsh International Open 2006 R2
Scottish International Open 2006 R2
World Pairs 2005 RU
Potters World Indoor Singles 2005 R3
engage International Open 2005 R2
Welsh Masters 2005 R1
World Pairs 2004 QF
Potters World Indoor Singles 2004 QF
BUPA Care Homes Open 2004 QF
Welsh Masters 2004 QF
Scottish Masters 2004 QF
World Pairs 2003 QF
Welsh Masters 2003 R1
Potters World Indoor Singles 2003 R2
BUPA Care Homes Open 2003 R2
BUPA Care Homes Open 2002 R2
Welsh Masters 2002 R1
Potters World Indoor Singles 2002 QF
World Pairs 2001 QF
BUPA Care Homes Open 2001 R1
Potters World Indoor Singles 2001 R3
World Pairs 2000 R1
BUPA Care Homes Open 2000 R2
Potters World Indoor Singles 2000 R2
BUPA Care Homes Open 1999 SF
Potters World Indoor Singles 1999 QF
BUPA Care Homes Open 1998 R2