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Billiards ace Mark Hirst triumphs again but is pushed all the way

MARK Hirst has won his eighth Bradford Billiards Championship title – putting him second in the all-time list behind 11-time winner Richard Lodge. Hirst beat defending champion Trevor Kershaw in the final at Great Horton Conservative Club. Kershaw gave it his all, refusing to give up his crown without a fight, but Hirst held on …

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Good win for Bradford No 1 ahead of crunch clash against Castleford No 2

Bradford’s No 1 snooker side were back in action after their triumphant UK League title win and came away from Wakefield with an excellent 5-1 victory in Division One of the Yorkshire Inter-District League. Gareth Green made breaks of 44 and 40 in winning both his frames against Elliott Glover (84-51, 81-16) and, although Anthony …

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Bradford No 1 move joint-top of Yorkshire Inter-District League

BRADFORD No 1 continued the season in fine form with an excellent 5-1 victory against Sheffield No 2 at Undercliffe Cricket Club and now share top spot in Division One of the Yorkshire Inter-District League with Leeds. Wayne Wootton started well for Sheffield, taking the first frame 66-22, but Anthony Green composed himself well and …

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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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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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