FELINFOEL have been crowned the All Wales Sport Midweek Bowl champions following their 7 wicket victory over Llangennech at Pontarddulais Park today, Wednesday (Aug 29).
With the match being restricted to 15 overs per innings, Llangennech won the coin toss and decided to bat first. David Williams provided a platform with 27 runs however wickets started to fall easily with only Chris Hickey (13) and Alan Warner (10) managing double figures.
Llangennech were all out for 89 with Julian Griffiths the pick of the bowlers for Foel taking 3 wickets for 12 runs off his spell.
Defending 90 runs to win, Llangennech started well by taking a couple of early wickets. Things took a change for the worse for Llangennech as Felinfoel’s big-hitters Julian Griffiths (38) and Tom Jones (36 not out) knocked multiple boundaries to take Felinfoel over the line for a comfortable victory.
The win means Felinfoel have achieved the double following their Midweek League victory earlier this month.