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End of an era as snooker aces Cooper, Firth and Slater call it quits for Bradford in Yorkshire Inter-District League

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 whitewash at Harrogate in Division One of the Yorkshire Inter-District Snooker League. Cooper, one of the finest players for Yorkshire …

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Mark is on the Ball as he wins Bradford Snooker Championship title for first time

MARK Ball became Bradford Snooker champion for the first time after defeating Eccleshill Victoria Conservative Club team-mate Howard Mawson 4-3 in the final at Great Horton Conservative Club on Saturday. This was always likely to be a tight affair, and so it proved as 2004 winner Mawson won a nervy opening frame 51-29. Ball then …

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Howard Mawson facing Mark Ball after tense Bradford Snooker Championship semi-finals

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 …

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Tough draw for holder Joe Hollings in Bradford Snooker Handicap

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.

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Brothers Anthony and Gareth Green seal fourth Bradford Snooker Championship pairs title

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 …

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