Gary Lawson to lead Wellington Hornets in UBC

The mercurial and still potent force "Gazza" will anchor the Wellington Hornets in the inaugural Ultimate Bowls Challenge over 3 events in 2019. This $500,000 event is due to kick off at Warilla 4–5 April 2019 and will be shown on Sky TV in New Zealand. The franchises can sign players as they choose, with remaining players coming from the draft pool.

  • Broadbeach Bulls Ryan Bester, Ryan Burnett
  • Bowls Asia Eagles Ye Suiying
  • Bowls Asia Dragons Liu Quoqiang
  • Cabramatta Bullants Aaron Wilson, Ray Pearse
  • Club Holdfast Heat Wayne Ruediger
  • Dandenong Club Gary Kelly, Barrie Lester
  • Deer Park Chargers Lee Schraner
  • ITP Queensland Corey Wedlock, Sean Baker
  • Moama BC Alex Marshall
  • North Queensland Roos Shannon McIlroy, Brett Wilkie
  • Streaky Bay Sharks Ben Twist
  • Southern Belles Rebecca Van Asch, Karla Krizanic, Makayla Gibson
  • South Island Storm Andrew Kelly
  • Team Exodas Aron Sherriff, Nathan Rice
  • Taren Point Power Ali Forsyth
  • Tweed Heads Ospreys Kurt Brown, Kelvin Kerkow
  • UBC Wildcard Team Players drawn for each event
  • Warilla Gorrilas Jeremy Henry, Aaron Teys
  • Wellington Hornets Gary Lawson, David Ferguson
  • Weipa Crocs Jo Edwards