THE draw for the first round of the Bradford Snooker Handicap has been made, Joe Hollings (Eccleshill Victoria Cons) starting the defence of his title with a tough tie against Richard Denny at Cullingworth Cons.View full post
HAROLD Club brothers Anthony and Gareth Green overcame the challenge of Eccleshill Victoria Conservative Club duo Lewis Walsh and Howard Mawson to win the Bradford Snooker Championship pairs title for a fourth time. The match at Great Horton Conservative Club saw the Greens open well with a solid first frame which saw them lead 71-0 …View full post
DEFENDING champion Wayne Cooper was dramatically knocked out at the quarter-final stage of the Bradford Snooker Championship when his Bradford team-mate Kevin Firth fought back from 3-1 down to snatch a 4-3 victory at Undercliffe Cricket Club. Firth looked down and out, and even at 3-3 it looked like ten-times champion Cooper would edge the …View full post
ENGLAND Masters international Lewis Walsh remains on course for both Bradford Snooker Championship titles after a 4-0 victory over 2014 winner John Wellham in the singles quarter-finals. The Bradford No 1 and Eccleshill Victoria Cons player also made it through to a second consecutive pairs final with partner Howard Mawson. They came through 3-0 in …View full post
BRADFORD’S billiards team completed their Yorkshire Inter-District League fixtures with a 7-5 defeat at a very strong Harrogate team. In a topsy-turvy first game, Paul Devitt led 23-0, only to trail 86-23 following a break of 31 and several smaller contributions from his opponent Stephen Crosland. But Devitt responded with a 57 to to reduce …View full post
TWO of Bradford’s former snooker professionals have made it through the qualifying stages of the Yorkshire Snooker Championships and will line up in the draw for the quarter-finals, which are to be held at the Northern Snooker Centre some time next month.View full post
FORMER John Wellham saw off the challenge of Dean Parker to reach the quarter-finals of the Bradford Snooker Championships with a 4-1 last-16 victory. Wellham, who won the title in 2014, will now face Lewis Walsh for a place in the last four. Full draws for Bradford Championship events – Singles quarter-finals: Howard Mawson v …View full post
BRADFORD’S billiards team are top of the Yorkshire Inter-District League after thrashing bottom-of-the-table Doncaster 9-2. Paul Devitt was in fine form for Bradford, and breaks of 38 and 27 in successive visits, sped him to a 200-23 victory over 87-year-old Branson Hoole to give Bradford a 3-0 lead. Stephen Kershaw and Dave Palmer never showed …View full post
Nov 19 2014
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Nov 13 2014
THE Bradford No 1 snooker side were on the wrong end of a 4-2 outcome when they entertained Sheffield No 3 in Division One of the Yorkshire Inter-District League.
Wayne Wootton opened Sheffield’s account with a 78-56 success against Wayne Cooper, who levelled the match with a comprehensive 76-8 second-frame victory.
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Nov 08 2014
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Nov 07 2014
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Nov 05 2014
BRADFORD’S billiards team got their Yorkshire Inter-District League season off to a positive opening with a 5-2 success at Huddersfield No 2.
John Ingleby gave Huddersfield a flying start with a break of 54 and, after Paul Devitt had pulled most of the points back, added a further break of 41.
At this point the host player looked to be heading for a big win but Devitt hit back strongly late in the game with a 34 break of his own and only missed out by 200-182.
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Nov 03 2014
General Rule No 10 of our Rule Book Reads.
Any match postponed for any reason must be played within 28 days of the original date. No reserve may play in the re-arranged fixture if they have already played in the original fixture week in the League Handbook.
In other words you have until 25th November to play ALL the postponed matches.
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Nov 01 2014
Its that time again when the entry form for the 2015 Yorkshire Snooker Championship is available so download the form by clicking the DOWNLOAD button below this post and fill in your details sending it along with your entry fee it to Terry Crofts ( contact details on form ) and don’t miss out on this prestige event.
Good luck all
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Oct 29 2014
BRADFORD No 1 continued their good start to the season in the Yorkshire Inter-District Snooker League with a 5-1 success at Harrogate.
The defending Division One champions were soon into their stride, Wayne Cooper making a break of 51 in the first frame in a 60-27 win against Chris Scott, while in the second he made breaks of 51 and 41 in a 92-15 triumph to put the visitors two up.
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Oct 22 2014
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Oct 21 2014
A message from Dave Parrott for all Conservative League clubs!!
All games on the Tuesday 28th October 2014 can be played at a later date (within a 6 week period) this is due to Derek Gambles funeral which is being held the same day, for those who would like to pay their respects to Derek the funeral service is to be held at Rawdon at 14:00 and then to Shipley Cons afterwards.
Please share this message to other players in the league who you may think are not aware of this.
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Oct 15 2014
THE Yorkshire Inter District Snooker League started at the weekend and Division One defending champions Bradford No1 hosted their No 2 counterparts at Undercliffe Cricket Club, with a mouthwatering opening match between eight-time Bradford champion Wayne Cooper and four-time winner Gareth Green.
Bradford No 2 won the Second Division title last season and started the match well, Green opening up a 52-point lead in the first frame, aided by a 31 break. Cooper then made a 54 break to edge in front and eventually took the first frame 69-52.
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