9 Jan 2009

Collett and Whightman win national singles bowls titles

6:00 pm on 9 January 2009

Papakura's Richard Collett has beaten Hamilton's Colin Lourie 21-14 to claim the men's singles title at the national bowls tournament in Auckland.

Collett impressed throughout the event beating double world champion Gary Lawson on his way to the crown.

And... Sue Whightman of the Hakaru club has overcome Tokoroa's commonwealth games medalist Marina Khan 21-11 to take out the national women's singles title.