Mike Wixey was the overall winner of the Malta-Wales trap event, organised by the Malta Shooting Sport Federation (MSSF) at its Bidnija ranges at the weekend.

Leading the field on 116 points at the end of the qualifying round, Wixey smashed 13 clays in the semi-finals to set up a gold medal tie with Scott Morgan who also had 13 hits. In the decisive match, Wixey saw off Morgan 11-8.

George Mifsud claimed the final place on the podium after edging out James Galea 12-11 in a close match for the bronze medal.

1. M. Wixey (116-13-11); 2. S. Morgan (110-13-8); 3. G. Mifsud (108-12-12); 4. J. Galea placed (109-12-11); 5. J. Davies (106-11); 6. J. Galea Jr (105-8).

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