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Lawn bowling or lawn bowls is an age old game that is played all around the globe. The sport is usually played outdoors with either on a natural grass or an artificial turf on a bowling green that may be flat, or convex or uneven.
Lawn bowls dates back to the 13th Century where it originated in Britain; the game is a close relative of Italian Bocce and French Petanque. Today the game is popular everywhere and is played by people of all ages.