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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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Jan 26 2017

Bradford cue ace Brian Mullaney dies aged 73

FORMER Bradford snooker champion Brian Mullaney has died aged 73. He won the title in 1986 and created history as his brother Tommy took the Bradford billiards that year – the first time that siblings had held the crowns at the same time. Mullaney, who died in the Marie Curie Hospice in Bradford, also won …

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Oct 26 2016

Honours shared in Yorkshire Snooker League local derby

LAST season’s Division One runners-up Bradford No 1 took on their promoted No 2 side in the opening round of the Yorkshire Inter-District League at Undercliffe Cricket Club – and were given an almighty scare. Bradford No 2 were unfortunate to be relegated from the top flight two years ago but were dominant in finishing …

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Apr 08 2015

First-time finalist Wilman faces the ultimate test

STEVE Wilman is through to his first Bradford Billiards Championship final. He had a 319-207 victory over Stephen Kershaw at Chapel Green Liberal Club, and was never behind after a series of 30 and 40 breaks. Paul Devitt produced a spirited effort in the other semi-final to hang on to defending champion Mark Hirst, with …

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Mar 25 2015

Cooper ready for final fling

BRADFORD potter Wayne Cooper has made it through to the YORKSHIRE SNOOKER CHAMPIONSHIP final. Cooper will face Gyles Behbood of Harrogate at the showpiece event, which is expected to be held in early June at the Northern Snooker Centre in Leeds.

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Feb 25 2015

Cooper and Firth shine as lead is extended

BRADFORD’S No 1 snooker side extended their Division One lead to eight points in the Yorkshire Inter-District League after a hard-fought 5-1 victory at Sheffield No 3. Wayne Cooper was behind by 40 points to Wayne Wootton but a superb snooker and clearance by the Bradford potter put the defending champions one up. He then …

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Feb 11 2015

Bradford No 1 stunned by Harrogate

BRADFORD No 1 suffered a surprise 4-2 defeat to Division One rivals Harrogate in their latest Yorkshire Inter-District League match at Undercliffe Cricket Club. Gyles Behbood started well for the visitors, a break of 69 enough to take the first frame 74-19 against Wayne Cooper and backing this up with a run of 43 for …

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