Walsh wins Intermediate Event 3

Mark Walsh from the New Institute SC in Nenagh won the third RIBSA Snooker Intermediate event on Saturday the 19th of November in the Northwest Snooker Club in Letterkenny in County Donegal. In the final Mark beat Benny O Brien 3 frames to nil.

Local players father and son Aidan and Sean Devenney reached the semi final stages but were edged out, but young Sean Devenney won the high break prize with a superb 89 break.

RIBSA would like to thank all the players and John Doherty from the Northwest Snooker Club in Letterkenny for hosting the event.  


Benny O Brien 3-1 Aidan Devenney

Sean Devenney 2-3 Mark Walsh


Benny O Brien 0-3 Mark Walsh



You can now text your entry to the RIBSA Text number 085 2428701. You can also text John Doherty on 087 222 3164.

This year will feature an exciting RIBSA Intermediate Snooker Tour around Ireland and a National Intermediate Championship at the end of the season.

Guidelines for eligibility to play this season:

1. Any player who finished in the Top 16 on the Senior Rankings in the previous 3 seasons or is in the top 16 of the current list at time of draw.

2. Current and former Irish Senior Champions.

3. Current and former WPBSA main tour players.

4. Former Senior Internationals.

Players in all above categories may apply to RIBSA to play in intermediates in writing (Email is acceptable).

RIBSA council reserves the right to review the eligibility of all players who enter Intermediate events

You can now text your entry to 085 2428701. This is a text number only and you must include your name, club and the event you want to enter by the closing date.  Entry fees are payable on the morning of the event and entries will be accepted up to 1pm on the Friday before the tournament.

No player will be permitted to enter a tournament if he or she has money outstanding from a previous tournament this season.

The Entry fee will be €20 for seniors and €10 for juniors plus RIBSA registration.

RIBSA registration fee are 21 and over – €15.00, 16-20 – €10.00 and Under 16 – €5.00

Players must be properly dressed for all RIBSA competitions. The dress code is dark shoes, dark one coloured trousers (no jeans), one coloured shirt buttoned at the wrist and waistcoat. Waistcoats must be worn for all matches. National Waistcoats are not permissible. Matches will commence @ 10.30am.

A Copy of the Rules for all tournaments will be available at the tournaments. 


1. Ronda Sheldreck – Celbridge

2. Adrian Morrissey

3. Peter Dunne

4. Andrew Doherty

5. Aman Goel – North West

6.  Aidan Devenney – North West

7. Sean Devenney – North West

8. Mark Walsh – New Institute

9. Clive Smith

10. Benny O Brien – Kilkenny Shed

11. Ronan Whyte – North West

12. Mark Quinn – North West

13. Conor Harkin – North West



The following players are ineligible to play

Current Top 16 after Event 2 on 12th of November 



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