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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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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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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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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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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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