Buckinghamshire’s Neil Farnish has won the Bowls England Men’s Senior Singles Competition, supported by the Friends of English Bowling.
He defeated Devon’s Stuart Evans in a thrilling final this afternoon held at a sweltering Victoria Park, Royal Leamington Spa.
Farnish and Evans both progressed to the final after comprehensive victories in their semi-finals against Norfolk’s Peter Wilkinson and Somerset’s William Anderson respectively.
Neil Farnish (Bucks) bt Gary Wood (Kent) 21-14;
Peter Wilkinson (N’folk) bt Mark Turner (N’thants) 21-8;
William Anderson (S’set) bt Ray Gaskins (Oxon) 21-9;
Stuart Evans (Devon) bt Keith Caldicutt (Hereford) 21-5;
Neil Farnish (Bucks) bt Peter Wilkinson (N’folk) 21-2;
Stuart Evans (Devon) bt William Anderson (S’set) 21-7
Neil Farnish (Bucks) bt Stuart Evans (Devon) 21-16;
Official photographs can be viewed and purchased at: www.bobsaundersphotography.co.uk/bowls-events
Entry to the championships is free of charge. Chargeable parking is available in Victoria Park and in nearby town centre car parks. The Tournament Office will be open daily from 8.30am until close of play. Should you have any queries related to the National Championships please telephone 07444 272672.