Welcome to Cheshire County SMBA

Welcome to Cheshire County Short Mat Bowling Association, the home of Short Mat bowling in Cheshire.

Cheshire County SMBA was formed over 20 years ago, and we started playing competitively in 1993. We play our home games at Winnington Park in Northwich.

We have enjoyed great success over the last few years, having won the English County Championship for 8 consecutive years, and became British Isles Top Team Champions in 2011.

On our website you will find all the information you need, including fixtures for the coming season and all the latest news.

Cheshire County SMBA Have several sponsors, which are listed below;






Dave Crouch


David Crouch Building Limited.






Sturley Mortgages










For information about sponsoring Cheshire County SMBA, please contact James at jim.neal@hotmail.co.uk for details.


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Latest News

February 16, 2016 |

Cheshire fortunes & misfortunes

Both the premier and A team played there respective ICC matches this weekend. Cheshire A went out to a strong Cambridgeshire team at Church Gresley. Cheshire Premier looked like they were going out after the first two sessions at Wyken Community Centre but a good third session with wins in both pairs and one win and a draw in the singles, we managed to secure the aggregates and take a slim lead in to the final session. A good last session from Somerset secured the aggregates in both multi disciplines for them. So, the playoff was between Andrew Pinkawa/Grant Soller, Adam Smith/Andrew Cowlin and Stephen Proctor/Chris Shakeshaft. Winning ends came from Adam and Procy...

February 1, 2016 |

ICC Venues

Both the Premier & A team will play their respective next rounds in the ICC at Wyken Community Centre, Westmoreland Road, Wyken, CV2 5BY. Good luck to both...

February 1, 2016 |

Cheshire Triples National Result.

Congratulations to Adam Smith, Simon White & Grant Soller on winning the Cheshire Triples qualifier beating Dave Morris, Keith Smith & Ste Tinsley in the final. Both Triples will represent Cheshire at ESMBA National Championships For next season, a new Nationals Organiser will need to be in place. All nominations need to go to Barbara Mills. If no one comes forward, the qualifiers may not be ran next season....

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