BOWLS: Gedney takes Midlands title

David Gedney
David Gedney

Spalding Town’s David Gedney won the Midlands Counties Two-Wood Singles Championship.

He qualified for the event at Irchester, Northamptonshire, by winning the county title in July to join six champions of the midlands counties.

In the semi-final he beat Adam Poynton from Long Eaton, Derbyshire, after an extra end.

Gedney won the final against Paul Kitchen from Chester Road, Worcestershire.