Saturday, March 11, 2017

Cup Winners

The 2017 final of The Cyril Stringer Snooker Cup was played at Ballyloughlin on Saturday 11th March. In a tightly contested affair, played with great sportmanship, Clive Smith & Eugene Newsome beat Mark Davies & Dinny Byrne by 3-1 with the 4th and decisive frame finishing 40-39.

Congrats to Clive and Eugene and commiserations to Mark and Dinny.

The tournament was run for the benefit of Crumlin Children's Hospital and the total figure raised will be confirmed here when the final tally is done.



Friday, March 10, 2017

The Final



Just 2 pairs left and the final is tomorrow Saturday 11th March 2017 with a 4.30pm start. Clive Smith & Eugene Newsome will face Mark Davies & Dinny Byrne in a best of 5 frame match. The format will be first 4 frames timed at 30 mins each with the fifth, deciding frame, played to a conclusion.
The victors will receive the Cyril Stringer Snooker Cup and winners plaques and we will have plaques for the runners up.

Best of luck to both teams.

Second Semi Result

In the second semi final at Ballyloughlin on Thursday 9th March Mark Davies & Dinny Byrne beat William Bennett & Aidan Minnock by 2-0.

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Second Semi Final

Our second semi final will be held tonight, Thursday 9th March at Ballyloughlin starting at 8.30pm. Former winner Mark Davies & Dinny Byrne will play Aidan Minnock & William Bennett (deputising for Noel Golden). The format will be best of 3 frames.

First Semi Final

Semi Final 1 was held at Ballyloughlin on Weds 8th March. Based on a best of 3 format James O'Sullivan (deputising for Clive Smith) & Eugene Newsome beat Ross Reynolds & Robert Carey by 2 frames to 1 in a tightly fought affair.

Clive Smith & Eugene Newsome will play in the Final on Saturday next 11th March in Ballyloughlin with a 4.30pm start.

Best of luck guys !

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Two More Robins

Round Robin 3 was held at Ballyloughlin on Thursday 2nd March and after a long night Dinny Byrne & Mark Davies emerged as winners.

Dinny & Mark will play in Semi Final 1 on Wednesday 8th March at Ballyloughlin starting at 8.30 pm. The format will be best of 3 frames.

Round Robin 4 was held at Leabeg on Friday 3rd March where Aidan Minnock and William Bennett (deputising for Noel Golden) won the night.

Aidan & Noel will play in Semi Final 2 on Thursday 9th March at Ballyloughlin starting at 8.30pm. The format will be best of 3 frames.

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Round Robin Update

On Tuesday 28th February at Beechbrook Robert Carey & Ross Reynolds beat the opposition to claim the first semi-final place.

On Wednesday 1st March at The Rookery, Eugene Newsome & Clive Smith topped the table to win the second semi-final place.

Eugene & Clive and Robert & Ross will play on Wednesday 8th March at Ballyloughlin starting 8.30pm. The format will be best of three frames.

Congrats and best of luck to both pairs.