Ararat VRI will host Chalambar in round four of the Grampians Bowls Division pennant season on Saturday.
The home team will have to be at their best to defeat the Chalambar team and stay near the top of the table.
Both teams have had great performing teams with Clayton Holcombe and Grant Seeary both having a good starts to the year for their team.
If these two teams draw each other it would be a great game to watch but the visitors will be expected to get the point in a close game.
Aradale should return to the winning list as they clash with Landsborough on its home green.
The Borough Boys will be on a high after last weeks win and are getting better each week but Aradale should be too good on the day.
Ararat is back at home for round four and will welcome Stawell Golf to the green with both teams desperate to get a win and keep in touch with the top four.
The loser will be putting themselves in a position of needing to do a lot of work to get back to the top ranks and involved in finals action.
The loser will be putting themselves in a position of needing to do a lot of work to get back to the top ranks
The last match of the round will see the two current ladder leaders Lake Bolac and Stawell clash at Lake Bolac to gain some handy points.
The locals are a great team at home and the Stawell Team will have to work overtime to get a win on the fastest green in the Division.
Stawell Blue will play at home against Lake Bolac Red in division two action for the round four fixture.
The Blue team will go into the match as heavy favourites to grab the points at home.
Hopefully Willaura will get enough players together to play Ararat Blue with the visitors favoured to win if the match goes ahead, which may not happen with Willaura forced to forfeit recent games due to lack of players.
Ararat VRI should be able to get the points over the visiting Stawell Golf Blue team to keep themselves in tough with the top half of the table.
Lake Bolac Black is at home again this week and should account for Aradale comfortably to get the points in the round four clash.
One of the closest games next week will be at Stawell Golf between the Stawell Golf Gold and Ararat Gold teams.
The home team will start favourite but will need to be at its best if it is to claim the overall honours after the match.
Chalambar will play Lake Bolac White at home and should be too strong on the only grass green in the division.
In the last game of the round, Stawell Gold will host Ararat Green as both teams are coming off a good win last week with a close result expected between the two clubs.
The ladder leaders Stawell Blue are the only team to have three wins and sit clear on top of the rankings going into round four.
Two of the Lake Bolac teams fill up second and third with Stawell Golf Gold making up the top four with the remaining seven teams right on the top four teams’ hammer.
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