BRADFORD No 1 continued the season in fine form with an excellent 5-1 victory against Sheffield No 2 at Undercliffe Cricket Club and now share top spot in Division One of the Yorkshire Inter-District League …
THE semi-finals of the Bradford Snooker Handicap take place on Saturday at Eccleshill Victoria Conservative Club (8pm). Chris Simmonds (Salthorn) takes on Chris Davies (Tong Libs), while Undercliffe Cricket Club’s Sonny Sandhu plays S Ratcliffe …
WAYNE Cooper, Kevin Firth and Mark Slater had what could be a successful last hurrah as Bradford No 1 bounced back in style from their opening-game defeat at Castleford No 1 to claim a 6-0 …
BRADFORD’s snooker team faced a tough opening fixture in Division One of the Yorkshire Inter-District League away to defending champions Castleford and were on the wrong end of a 5-1 scoreline. Castleford are highly fancied …
The draws for the championships can be found below SINGLES PAIRS Good luck to all competing and remember to polay early and all matches completed by 10th Dec 2017
Howard Mawson has emerged from a tough half of the draw to reach the Bradford Snooker Championship final
THE Bradford Snooker Championship final takes place at Great Horton Conservative Club on Saturday, with 2004 champion Howard Mawson taking on Eccleshill Victoria Cons team-mate Mark Ball in the best-of-seven frame match (7.45pm).
Mawson has had a particular tough route to the final, beating former finalists Anthony Green in the preliminary round and Dave Stirk in the first round, both by a score of 4-1.
Ball started the competition well, making a 131 clearance in the deciding frame of his first-round match to edge out Stefan Risidi 4-3.
Mawson saw off Chris Tolson 4-1 in the second round, while Ball defeated Simon Jackson 4-0. Then in the quarter-finals, Mawson faced four-time champion Gareth Green and Ball took on up-and-coming youngster Russell Morgan.
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Herewith the Rules, Registered Players & Fixtures for this seasons Summer Snooker League. It has taken me quite a while to get to this stage following the draw at last weeks South Bradford Delegates Meeting, as there are a number of clubs who have 2 teams entered so one has to be at home and the other away wherever possible.
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Herewith the Player Registrations, the Full Draw and blank Scoresheet for this years Moorhouse Shield Competition, made at Clayton Rugby club last night.
Match dates are at the bottom of the draws for each round, and this season the final will be played over 2 legs, in line with the rest of the Competition.
Team handicaps are made up by adding together the individual handicaps of the 4 players selected to play in each match. This team handicap is added to the 4 players scores to make up the team total. Team with the highest match total over the 2 legs wins and progresses to the next round.
Any teams who haven’t yet paid the entry fee could they arrange to do so before the start of the First Round on 31st May.
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Trevor Kershaw, left, and Paul Devitt before last year’s Bradford Billiards Championship final, which Kershaw won
THE Bradford Billiards Championship takes place on Saturday at Cue Gardens, where Trevor Kershaw will be looking to retain his title after beating Paul Devitt in last year’s final.
Entrants are guaranteed a minimum of three one-hour matches during the round-robin stages, with the exact overall format being dependent on the number of entries.
Registration for the event will be up to 11.45am, with the competition set to get underway at noon.
Entry fee is £12, and further information is available from tournament director Stephen Kershaw (07815-014198).
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Bradford Snooker Championship finalist Mark Ball after winning the Bradford Conservative League’s Bob Bell Trophy
THIS year’s Bradford Snooker Championship final will be an all-Eccleshill Victoria Cons Club affair as 2004 champion Howard Mawson is set to take on Mark Ball on Saturday, May 20 at Great Horton Conservative Club.
Mawson hasn’t been in the final since lifting the crown, despite numerous appearances in the semi-finals, and took on doubles partner Lewis Walsh at Eccleshill.
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