The Republic of Ireland Billiards & Snooker Association would like to congratulate our players on an incredible Championship last week in the 2019 Under 18 & Under 21 & Men’s EBSA European Snooker Championships in Eliat, Israel.
European U-18 Championship
17 year old Aaron Hill from Ireland won the EBSA European Under 18 Championship final against Dylan Emery from Wales 4-3 in a superb final. Ross Bulman from Ireland also reached the semi-finals.
European U-21 Championship
In the European Under 21 Championship 17 year old Ross Bulman from Ireland reached the final but he was denied the title by the incredible Jackson Page from Wales 4-1. Aaron Hill from Ireland reached the semi-finals.
In the Men’s Championship it was Kasper Filipiak from Poland who won the title in a dramatic final but Greg Casey from Ireland reached the semi-finals.
In the Israel Open it was David Lilley from England who took the title but Noel Landers from Ireland reached the semi-final to make it make it 6 incredible semi-finalists or better performances in the EBSA events in Israel.
- Ireland’s Aaron Hill – Under 18 Champion
- Ireland’s Ross Bulman – Under 18 Semi Finalists
- Ireland’s Ross Bulman – Under 21 – Runner Up
- Ireland’s Aaron Hill – Under 21 – Semi Finalists
- Irelands Greg Casey – Men’s – Semi Finalists
- Ireland Noel Landers – Israel Open – Semi Finalist
Well Done Team Ireland
It was an incredible week for Irish Snooker with Aaron Hill winning the Under 18 title, Ross Bulman reaching the U-21 Final, plus 4 big semi-final places this along with our juniors Noel Gleeson, Mark Gleeson and Ryan McGuirk who were fantastic and Senior players Jason Devaney, Noel Landers and James Fennessy got vital experience so the future looks good for Irish Snooker.