Congratulations to Wangi Workers Club who defeated Cessnock Snooker 2-1 in the Grand Final of the 2017 Premier League. Thanks to Belmont 16′ Sailing Club for allowing us to hold the Grand Final at their venue and the NDBSA Committee who provided markers for the matches. Well done to Rob Elsley who took out the season high break with a 104.
The Cessnock Snooker Club will have a chance to defend their title when they come up against their last grand final opponents, and this seasons minor premiers, the Wangi Workers Club. The Grand Final will be held at the Belmont 16′ Sailing Club this Thursday, the 7th December at 7pm. Good luck to both teams and, as always, spectators most welcome.
2017 NSW Minors Champion Alan McCarthy has added the Newcastle Open to his list of accomplishments defeating Rob Elsley in a close fought final. The final score was 4 frames to 3 in a late finishing, attacking final which saw Alan beat Rob, the defending champion.
A big thanks you to Wangi Workers and Belmont 16′ for co-hosting the tournament and the NDBSA Committee members who helped run the successful event.
The short 2017-18 Summer Comp commences on the 22nd of November with 10 teams vying for the title.
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Well done to Cessnock Snooker Club who defeated Belmont 16′ Sailing Club No.2 to take out the 2017 Over-50s Rex Smith Championship Shield. Highest break for the season was shared by Gordon Wilson of Kahibah Sports and Mick Ashton of Nelson Bay Community Club with 39.
Cessnock Ex-Services Snooker Club has overcome the disappointment of losing their home tables to record another chance to take out the Rex Smith Over-50s Shield. Standing in their way is Belmont 16′ Sailing No.2 side who have been great form. The Grand Final will be held at Wangi Workers Club 1pm Thursday the 16th November. Spectators most welcome and good luck to both teams.