TUNNEL REGULAR FOLWELL CLINCHES VETERANS NATIONAL
Venue knowledge puts him 11kg clear
KEVIN Folwell is the Veterans champion for 2016 after the Drennan/Bag ‘Em Baits man saw off this huge field to lift the trophy with a 61-300 net from peg 32 on the Top Pool.
Kev is a Tunnel regular and he put that knowledge to good use.
He started on pellet short before catching well on caster shallow at 9m. Kevin finished with a net of F1s to 2lb backed up with roach, skimmers and ide.
His weight put him over 11kg clear of Veterans world champion Harry Billing, who drew peg 23 on the Club Pool and replied with 49-150.
1 K Folwell, Drennan/Bag ‘Em Baits, 61-300; 2 H Billing, Garbolino, 49-150; 3 D Sixsmith, Danny Sixsmith Pole Repairs, 45-650; 4 P Mason, Hereford, 45-600; 5 T Watling Snr, St Neots, 42-550; 6 B Greenbury, Leicester, 41-450.