John Farrell won the Second RIBSA Masters Ranking event of the season, sponsored by Roadstone Snooker Club in Dublin on Sunday the 13th of November in the Ivy Rooms Snooker Club, Carlow. In the final John beat Michael Judge 3 frames to nil to take the title. Michael Judge won the high break with a 100 break.
Tony Corrigan 1 v 3 Johnny Farrell
Michael Judge 3 v 0 Brian McPhee
Michael Judge 0 v 3 Johnny Farrell
High Break: Michael Judge 100
The 2016 – 2017 RIBSA Master Snooker Ranking Series will feature 6 Ranking events and the National Snooker Championships this season. These rankings will be used to select the master International players.
The players received a player’s letter and reregistration forms in the post. The players are requested to bring the forms filled in to the event. RIBSA would like to thank The Roadstone Club for sponsoring the cup and the Ivy Rooms for hosting the event.
The closing date for Master tournaments will be 6pm on the Saturday before the event. The draw for each tournament will be available on the website www.ribsa.ie, as soon as possible.
Prize Fund – All entries paid out in prize money and full breakdown provided on the day.
Minimum €500.00 guaranteed plus high break prize of €50 per event.
Winner 40%, Runner Up 20%, Semi Finalist 10% each, Q Finalist 5% each.
RIBSA will pay all tournament expenses.
The cost of entry for Masters Tournaments will be €20.00 plus RIBSA registration of €15.00,Waistcoats must be worn for all matches. National Waistcoats are not permissible.
A Copy of the Rules for all tournaments will be available at the venue.
1. Ray Scullion
2. Patrick Mooney
3. Brendan Thomas – Roadstone
4. Frank Sarsfield – St. John’s
5. Stephen Walsh
6. John Torpey – St. John’s
7. Tom O’ Driscoll – Hawk’s Nest
8. Shane Gorman
9. James Bateman – Kilkenny
10. John McBride
11. Dylan Rees – Youghal CYMs
12. Nigel Power – Potters
13. Paul Griffin – Potters
14. Brian McPhee – Potters
15. Tony Seymour – New Institute
16. Dessie Sheehan
17. James Flaherty
18. Alan Cusack
19. Freddie Chute
20. John Farrell
21. Kevin McMahon – St. John’s Limerick
22. Jim Carrick – Newbridge CYMS
23. Colm Gilcreest
24. Tom Gleeson – New Institute
25. Keith Sheldreck
26. Adrian McMahon
27. Ernie McMullen – Newbridge CYMS
28. Paul Arnold
29. Alen Matic – Celbridge
30. Clive Smith
31. Richie Toal – St. Mary’s Mullingar