But Nelson comes from way back to book a quarter-final place

West Ham midfielder Havard Nordtveit has left the club after just one campaign and returned to Germany to play for Hoffenheim for an undisclosed fee.

And Nelson’s victory puts him into the last 16 too

Aldersbrook bowler battling on three fronts in singles play

Woodford Green picked up three excellent gold medals as they showed their strength at the South of England under-20/senior Championships at Crystal Palace over the weekend.

England international buoyed by Rotterdam experience

West Ham may not have qualified for Europe next season, but they will certainly be making some trips before the start of the new campaign.

Jerry Quy continues his fine run in singles play

Our Hammers correspondent talks to Paul Christmas about plans for the historic social club’s battle for survival

Tough start for the Hammers who can’t play at home in August

After a day of intense bowls down at the Wanstead Central Club in Nutter Lane at the weekend it was two home bowlers who qualified for the county quarter-finals of the two-wood competition.

West Ham midfielder Robert Snodgrass has vowed to improve at the club next season after going through a difficult time at the London Stadium following his £10.2million move from Hull City last January.

Ford bowler motors into Area Final to play Mark Nullmeyers

Some things are more important than a game of bowls but the camaraderie in the clubs is so important

South Woodford bowler gets her county badge after great effort

Wanstead Central man keeps it in the family

Madgewick and his boys win at Nutter Lane.

Young guns put out Brenner and Nullmeyers in county pairs

West Ham Correspondent Dave Evans looks at the youth policy at the club and how it compares to the rest of the Premier League

But young gun Charlie Butcher also marches on

Phoenix bowler George Warren claims another Wanstead Central scalp to march on

Hammers’ final Premier League finish of 11th was remarkable considering the pitfalls they had to deal

We look over what has stood out for us during the campaign

Only three Hammers avearged over seven in a rollercoaster season

Hammers look to stem flow of injuries with ex Arsenal man

First cap for Wanstead Central bowler

The Group 5 Dane Bowl singles championship always provides some quality players and quality matches and this year is no different as the first round draw was made.

Lichkin sweeps Lockyer aside but can’t go into round two

Hammers get rid of misfits Tore and Arbeloa plus send Calleri back

We are all set for the first round on Bank Holiday Monday

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