Tag: Stephen Kershaw

Bradford pair ready for World Billiards Championships

BRADFORD duo Mark Hirst and Stephen Kershaw will be competing in the World Billiards Championships at the Northern Snooker Centre on Monday – with over a week of top-quality play lined up. The event starts tomorrow with qualifying, prior to the Jim Williamson Memorial Competition taking place on Saturday and Sunday before the main action …

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Right on Cue: Saying goodbye to gentleman Gordon

THE funeral of Gordon Craven, the only player to have won a Bradford snooker title in four different decades, will be held at Scholemoor Crematorium on Monday (11.30am). The 88-year-old, a legend of the amateur Bradford snooker scene over the last 50 years, died after a lengthy illness. He won the Bradford snooker singles crown …

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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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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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Devitt’s victory proves false dawn for Bradford

BRADFORD’S billiards team suffered another disappointing defeat in the Yorkshire Inter-District League as they went down 5-2 to Huddersfield No 2 at Great Horton Conservative Club. Jez Ford got Huddersfield off to a bright start with a break of 35 but Bradford opponent Paul Devitt responded immediately with 32 and followed it with another 32 …

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