Jersey's Les Creux Bowls Club will host the 2017 European Team Championship, having done so previously in 2001.

David Gourlay

Gourlay wins International Open

Scotland's David Gourlay beats unseeded Englishman Jamie Chestney to win the International Open in Blackpool.

Nick Brett

Brett wins first world indoor title

Nick Brett beats fellow Englishman Robert Paxton 9-9 12-9 to win his first World Indoor Bowls title.