BAILEY Ratcliffe will meet Jack Hancock in the final of the Steadman Trophy after the pair won their respective semi-finals at Blandford Bowls Club.

Ratcliffe, 12, beat Jamie Wood, also 12, while Hancock, 15, triumphed over 11-year-old Dylan Churchill.

The final of the Steadman Trophy, a Dorset County bowls competition for boys under-16, takes place at Bridport in September.

Blandford Bowls Club has 38 members in its junior section and recently received £2,000 from Tesco. They purchased eight new sets of bowls and a hoodie for each members.