Tag Archive: Paul Devitt

May 03 2017

Trevor Kershaw bidding to retain Bradford billiards title

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 …

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Mar 22 2017

Defeat means Bradford’s billiards team are vulnerable in Yorkshire Inter-District League

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 …

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Feb 22 2017

Yorkshire Inter-District Billiards League leaders Bradford show Doncaster no mercy

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 …

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Feb 09 2017

Stephen Kershaw and Paul Devitt give Bradford billiards team Yorkshire Inter-District League title boost

BRADFORD’S billiards team pulled off an impressive 8-5 home victory against title hopefuls Huddersfield No 1 in the Yorkshire Inter-District League to leave an interesting situation at the top of the table. With three matches remaining, Huddersfield No 1 lead with 34 points, while Bradford have 33 and Harrogate are on 30 – but with …

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Feb 02 2017

Yorkshire Inter-District League double-header brings back memories

BILLIARDS and snooker turns the clock back on Saturday night with a double-header in the Yorkshire Inter-District League. Both of the senior Bradford teams are in action at Great Horton Conservative Club (7.30), with the billiards side facing title hopefuls Huddersfield No 1 and Bradford No 1’s snooker team meeting Leeds No 2.

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Dec 15 2016

Hollings’ delight at champion display

ECCLESHILL Victoria Conservative Club’s Joe Hollings is the latest player to become Bradford Snooker Handicap Champion after defeating Andy Boswell from Girlington Conservative Club in the final. Hollings won by three frames to one at Great Horton Conservative Club and is only the third player to win the Eric Hodgkinson Trophy after Adam Tipper in …

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Nov 04 2016

Bradford billiards players cash in under new system

BRADFORD’S billiards team got their Yorkshire Inter-District League season off to a winning start as they beat Huddersfield No 2 at Great Horton Conservative Club. The scoring system for the billiards league has been changed, not only to benefit those that win their matches but also to reward players who have scored well in defeat, …

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May 05 2016

Devitt beaten by the bell in thrilling billiards final

THERE was high drama in the final of the Bradford Billiards Championship at Great Horton Conservative Club. Trevor Kershaw won the title, beating Paul Devitt by one point after being saved by the bell. The players traded 30 breaks in the first hour and, without ever finding their best form, play in general was very cautious …

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Apr 22 2016

Bradford No 2 back in county snooker’s top flight

BRADFORD No 2 came away from their Yorkshire Inter-District League match at Selby with a 3-3 draw, which was not only enough to secure the visitors promotion back to the top-flight but also give them the title. The city second string team needed just one point to guarantee promotion, but two points would confirm them …

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Apr 06 2016

Bradford teams closing in on Yorkshire glory

BRADFORD No 1 secured a 5-1 victory at Huddersfield to stay top of Division One of the Yorkshire Inter-District Snooker League with only two matches remaining. Wayne Cooper opened with a 74-31 victory for the visitors, but Yorkshire handicap champion Rob Armitage pulled a frame back, making a break of 33 in a 56-48 win. …

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Feb 26 2016

Results topsy-turvy as Bradford billiards team win but snooker teams lose

BRADFORD’S billiards team ended a run of poor results in the Yorkshire Inter-District League with victory against the leaders. But the district’s two snooker sides, heading their respective divisions, came unstuck away from home. Huddersfield No 1 still lead the billiards table by seven points from Harrogate, but found a determined Bradford side in no …

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Feb 18 2016

Thrills and spills in billiards qualifiers

DEFENDING champion Mark Hirst was one of several notable absentees at the Bradford Billiards Championship qualifiers at Cue Gardens, which leaves the competition wide open. With only seven entries, the format of the event has been altered, and instead of group stages, full round-robin matches over two sessions was agreed by all the players, with …

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