COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Reed claims judo silver

This Is Wiltshire: Tom Reed (right) with gold medallist Owen Livesey Tom Reed (right) with gold medallist Owen Livesey

DEVIZES judoka Tom Reed tonight claimed a silver medal at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.

Reed, 28, lost out on the Commonwealth title as Owen Livesey completed edged him out on penalties in the final of the under-81kgs.

Camberley judoka Livesey had quit the sport after missing out on the squad for London 2012, joining up with Widnes Vikings Academy rugby league side before returning to full-time training in a bid to make Commonwealth Games selection.

The bronze medals went to Zambia's Boas Munyonga and Canadian Jonah Burt.

MORE ON THIS STORY LATER AT GAZETTEANDHERALD.CO.UK/SPORT AND WILTSHIRETIMES.CO.UK/SPORT AND IN THE GAZETTE & HERALD AND WILTSHIRE TIMES

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