Brian Morris is Kirriemuir champ

AFTER an exciting and closely fought final Brian Morris, Broughty Castle, defeated Ian Watson, Canmore, by 21 shots to 16 to win the Kirriemuir Open Singles Championship for the fourth time.

Steve Gunster and Kenny Cochrane, Kirriemuir Bowling Club, defeated Ian West, Friockheim, and Sandy Meiklejohn, Letham, by 14 shots to 13 (after an extra end) to win the pairs trophy.

Meanwhile, Alan Welsh won the trophy for Kirriemuir player who went the furthest in the singles tourney.

Just champ! Brian Morris from Broughty Castle is pictured with the singles trophy after the final at Kirrie bowling green on Saturday evening. (Picture by photosonlocation.co.uk).