The sixth RIBSA Snooker Intermediate ranking event of the season will be held on Saturday the 11th of March in the Northwest Snooker Club in Letterkenny Town in County Donegal. The Closing Date for Entries is Friday the 10th of March @ 1pm
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The RIBSA Council have decided to postpone the 5th Intermediate Snooker Ranking event scheduled for the 5th of February due to unforeseen circumstances. RIBSA apologies to all the players. This event will be held at a later date in the season and announced on the RIBSA web site very soon. Read more
John Friel from Potters SC won the fourth RIBSA Intermediate Snooker Event of the season on Saturday the 17th of December in the Potters Snooker Club in Drogheda. In the final John beat Andrew Doherty 3 frames to nil to take the title.
In the semi finals John beat Cathal Gordon from Galway and Andrew Doherty beat Brendan Thomas from Roadston... Read more
The AGM of (IBSF) International Billiards & Snooker Federation took place in Qatar tonight where elections were conducted for the position of IBSF Vice President and the RIBSA Chairman Jim Leacy was elected when he defeated Maxime Casis 37 votes to 24.
The Republic of Ireland Billiards & Snooker Association congratulates Jim on his s... Read more
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 w... Read more
Benny O Brien from the Kilkenny Shed won the second RIBSA Snooker Intermediate Event on Sunday the 16th of October in the New Institute Snooker Club in Nenagh Town in County Tipperary.
In the final Benny beat local player Martin Kelly 3 frames to two in a great final. In the semi finals Benny beat Andrew Doherty 3 - 1 while Martin beat Frank... Read more
Joe Corrigan from Newbridge won the first RIBSA Snooker Intermediate Event on Saturday the 17th of September in Celbridge Snooker Club in Celbridge Town in County Kildare.
To support the European Week of Sport the Republic of Ireland Billiards & Snooker Association (RIBSA) have decided to offer free entry into this RIBSA tournaments.
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John Torpey from St Johns in Limerick won the 2016 RIBSA Irish Intermediate Snooker Championship Final in the Ivy Rooms Snooker Club, Carlow. John Torpey beat Charlie Sweeney from Newbridge CYMS 5 frames to 1 to take the title. The Referees in action was Neil Shanahan.
You can watch all the action live from the Ivy Rooms in Ca... Read more
The National Semi Finals of the 2016 RIBSA Irish Intermediate Snooker Championship were held tonight in the Ivy Rooms Snooker Club, Carlow at 6.30pm.
In the Semi Finals
John Torpey beat Richie Flynn 4 frames to 2
Charlie Sweeney beat James Bateman 4 frames to 1
The Final will be played at 10.30am on Sunday morning and you can wat... Read more
The 2016 RIBSA National Intermediate Snooker Championships was held today Saturday the 16th of April in the Ivy Rooms Snooker Club in Carlow.
John Torpey, Richie Flynn, Charlie Sweeney and James Bateman all qualified to play the Semi Finals during the RIBSA Championship finals weekend on the 6th - 8th of May.
The Sem... Read more
Johnny Connors delighted the home crowd from Letterkenny when he won the sixth National Snooker Intermediate on Saturday the 19th of March in Northwest Snooker Club in Letterkenny County Donegal.
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In the final Johnny beat another local boy in Gareth Boyle 3 frames to 1 in a... Read more
There were a total of twenty five entrants for the fifth RIBSA National Intermediate event in the New Institute in Nenagh on Saturday last. There was a strong entry list, with Dylan Rees, who had already won two out of the four previous events the top seed.
Report by Niall Farrell, New Institute Snooker Club P.R.O.
In the early matches o... Read more
The National Snooker Intermediate Event 5 will be held on Saturday the 13th of February in the New Institute Snooker Club in Nenagh.
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This year will feature an exciting RIBSA Intermediate Snooker Tour around Ireland and a National Intermediate Championship at the end of the season.
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Rees wins National Intermediate 4 - Celbridge S C
Event 4 of the 2015/6 National Intermediate Tour was hosted by Celbridge S C on Sat. 2nd January with 46 entries. players to show good early form were Philip Burke from Ennis and Colm McDonagh from Sligo, Philip leads the high break competition with an excellent 96.
Philip O’Connor was fi... Read more
The Draw for Event 4 of the National Intermediate Tour can now be viewed on website.
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This event hosted by the Leinster Snooker Association will be held on Saturday the 2nd of January 2016 in Celbridge Snooker Club. This year RIBSA will feature an exciting Intermediate Snooker Tour a... Read more
The 3rd of this year’s National Intermediate tournaments was held at the North West Snooker club in Letterkenny on Sun. 22nd of November. There were 21 entries on the day with over ½ the entries by local players.
The first match up was between Fergal Quinn (St Michael’s) and Gareth Kirwin (CYMS Letterkenny) and despite getti... Read more
Johnny Friel representing the home club won the first ever Leinster Intermediate Close Tournament hosted by Potters Snooker Club Drogheda. The tournament attracted 21 entries with play commencing at 10am. there was some excellent matches throughout the day but in the end Martin Thorpe (Newbridge CYMS) contested the final with Johnny. Johnny dese... Read more
The National Snooker Intermediate Event 3 will be held on Sunday the 22nd of November in Northwest Snooker Club in Letterkenny.
You can now text your entry to the RIBSA Text number 085 2428701 or Text John Doherty 087 2223164. This year will feature an exciting RIBSA Intermediate Snooker Tour around Ireland and a National... Read more
Dylan Rees from Youghal won the second RIBSA National Intermediate ranking event of the season when he beat Colvin O Brien from Ballinasloe in the Ebony Snooker Club in Cork on Sunday the 25th of October.
In the semi finals Dylan beat Aaron Tobin from Youghal 3-2 and Colvin beat Ross Bulman also from Youghal 3 -2.
Aar... Read more
The National Snooker Intermediate Event No.2 will be held on Sunday the 25th of October in The Ebony Snooker Club in Cork.
You can now text your entry to RIBSA on 085 2428701. This is a text number only and you must include your name, club and event. You can also contact the club direct on Tel 0214313147.
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Celbridge Snooker Club played host to the first National Intermediate tournament of the season with 59 players entered. The event was organised by the Leinster Association under RIBSA rules. Players to impress in the early rounds were Richie Toal (Mullingar), Hughie O'Donnell (Tuam) and Brendan Thomas ( Roadstone). However in the top half of the... Read more
The draw for National Intermediate Event 1 to be hosted by the Leinster Snooker Association on Saturday the 3rd of October in Celbridge Snooker Club has been made and may now be viewed. This year will feature an exciting RIBSA Intermediate Snooker Tour around Ireland and a National Intermediate Championship at the end of the season.
The... Read more
The 2015 RIBSA Under 16 Shield was presented to the Under 16 Number 1 for the season Noel Landers from the Youghal CYMS. RIBSA Chairman Jim Leacy and John Doherty was on hand today in Carlow to presented the award and RIBSA would like thank all the Juniors players for competing this season. Read more
The 2015 RIBSA Intermediate Shield was presented to the Number 1 for the season Daniel O Regan from the Crucible SC. RIBSA Chairman John Doherty was on hand today in Carlow to presented the award and RIBSA would like thank all the Intermediate players for competing this season. Read more
The final of the 2015 National RIBSA Intermediate Snooker Championships will be between Johnny Farrell from Dublin and Frank Sarsfield from Limerick .The event was held on Saturday 25th April at the Ivy Rooms, Carlow. All the matches were the best of 5 frames up to the final.
The final will be played during RIBSA Championship weekend o... Read more
The Draw has been made for the 2015 National Intermediate Snooker Championships which will be held on Saturday 25th April at the Ivy Rooms, Carlow. All the matches will be the best of 5 frames up to the final. The final will be played during RIBSA Championship weekend on the 23rd of May in the Ivy Rooms SC in Carlow. Tony Thorpe will ... Read more
Daniel O Regan from the Crucible SC in Cork won the sixth RIBSA Intermediate Snooker Ranking Tournaments of the season in the Celbridge Snooker Club in Co. Kildare on Saturday the 21st of March.
In the final he beat Joe Corrigan from Terry Rogers SC in Dublin 3 frames to 2 in a superb match. Joe Corrigan made the highest break in the event w... Read more
The Draw for the sixth RIBSA Intermediate Snooker Ranking Tournaments of the season in the Celbridge Snooker Club in Co. Kildare on Saturday the 21st of March has been made, You can check on the draw and results on the link below
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1. Rhonda Sheldrick
2. Peter Dunne
3. Andrew Yate... Read more
15 players took to the green baize on Saturday for the 5 Intermediate tournament of the season in the North West snooker club in Letterkenny. There was a notable absence of top ranked players but players did travel from Kilkenny, Dublin, Wicklow and Sligo. With a strong local field all of the seeded players were knocked out at the la... Read more
There were a total of eighteen entries in the fourth national intermediate event of the season in the New Institute Snooker Club in Nenagh, on Saturday last. The top two seeds were Colvin O`Brien and Daniel O`Regan.
One of the first games to start was the all junior affair between Nenagh`s, Mark Gleeson and Newbridge`s, Charlie Sweeney. The ... Read more
Martin Thorpe from Newbridge CYMS won the third RIBSA Intermediate Event in the Ivy Rooms Snooker Club in Carlow. In the final he beat Benny O'Brien from Kilkenny 3 frames to 2 in the final.
Richie Flynn from Waterford secured the high break prize with 72.
Well done to everyone you entered and RIBSA would like to thank Tony Thorpe and St... Read more
Aaron Tobin from Youghal CYMS won the 2nd Intermediate tournament of the season at the Crucible Snooker club in Cork city on Sunday 26th October. Aaron played fantastic snooker all day including knocking in the high break of 55 in his quarter-final.
Aaron played excellent match snooker in the final overcoming Cathal Gordon from the Commercia... Read more
Andrew Yeates from Navan won the RIBSA Intermediate event one in The Classic Snooker Club in Finglas Dublin today on Saturday 27th of September. In the final he beat Colvin O Brien from Carlow in a very close final.
RIBSA would like to thank the Classic SC for holding the event and making it such a success on the day. Event 2 will be held in... Read more
This year will feature an exciting RIBSA Intermediate Snooker Tour around Ireland featuring six National Intermediate Snooker Ranking Tournaments and a National Intermediate Snooker Championship.
The RIBSA Intermediate tour kicks off with event one in Finglas in Dublin on Saturday 27th of September. You can now text your entry to 085 2428701... Read more
Brendan Thomas won the 2014 Irish Intermediate Snooker Shield in the Ivy Rooms Snooker in Carlow tonight. In the final he beat Stephen Bateman 4 frames to 2 in a exciting match. The referee was Paddy English who did a great job in the Final.
Brendan Thomas 4-2 Stephen Bateman
Colvin O Brien from Carlow won the 2014 Irish Intermediate Snooker Championships in the Ivy Rooms Snooker in Carlow when he beat James Bateman 4 frames to 2 in a excellent match. James won the first frame, Colvin won frame 2 and three to lead 2-1, back came the Kilkenny man to win the fourth to level the match. O Brien then produced his be... Read more
The Intermediate Shield is being played in the Ivy Rooms Snooker in Carlow this morning at 10am featuring the top ranked player from the four Intermediate regions. Stephen Bateman plays for the South East Region against Daniel O Regan from the West Region.
Brendan Thomas representing the East region will play Aidan Devaney from t... Read more
The RIBSA Intermediate Snooker Team Championship which was due to be held be held on Saturday the 17th of May in Celbridge Snooker Club in county Kildare has been cancelled. Unfortunately the South West region are unable to field a team and RIBSA have been left with no alternative but to cancel. Read more
The 2014 RIBSA National Intermediate Snooker Championships final will be between Colvin O Brien from the Ivy Rooms and James Bateman from Killkenny after both players played stunning snooker on Saturday 19th April at the Ivy Rooms, Carlow. 46 players entered the Championship which was played down to the final. The National final will be played d... Read more
The National Intermediate Snooker Championships 2014 takes plave this Saturday 19th April at the Ivy Rooms, Carlow. The competion will be played down to the final, which will then be played during the National Championship Finals weekend.
Entries must be in before Thursday 17th by 3pm.
View draw by clicking on Live results tab.
Entri... Read more
The 5th of this year’s Intermediate Ranking events was held in the North West Snooker Club last weekend. There was a moderate but talented entry with all top seeds entering on the day.
After a long day of round robin matches it came down to the top two seeds playing for the title. Sean Mc Veigh and Aiden Devenney were the p... Read more
Brendan Thomas had a fantastic day in the Intermediate (5) in Darcy McGees (Spawell) Snooker Club on Saturday when he won the event. In the final he beat Ivor Fitzpatrick 3 frames to 2 to take the title.
In the Semi Finals Brendan beat team mate Paul Ennis and Ivor beat Brian Quigley 3-1.
RIBSA would like to thank Darcy McGees (Spawell) ... Read more
The New Institute Snooker Club Nenagh played host to a RIBSA Regional Intermediate Ranking Event on Saturday. This was the second Saturday in succession, that the club hosted an event, from the RIBSA calendar. Following the success of the Munster Close Championship the week before, many of the same faces returned for what proved to be another da... Read more
John O'Sullivan from Kilkenny won the South East Regional Intermediate event 5 at St Conleths CYMS, Newbridge on Saturday March 8. John played steady snooker all day and in his semi-final he beat local man Ernie McMullen by 3 frames to 2. In the other semi Newbridge clubmates Charlie Sweeney met Paul Kelly with Charlie winning on a 3 - 0 s... Read more
The RIBSA Intermediate Snooker Tour resumes on Saturday the 8th of March in four selected Clubs around Ireland. This year the format will see Regional events plus 3 National Events and a National Intermediate Snooker Championship at the end of the season.
The venues for this weekend will be as follows: You need to Contact the host club ... Read more
The second National Intermediate of the season took place in Celbridge snooker club on Saturday Feb.8. Play began at 10.45 with 44 players in the draw.
At the semi-final stage Colvin O’Brien from The Ivy Rooms was defeated by Wayne Doyle from Dublin by 3 frames to 2 in a very tight match with the issue in doubt right up to the end.
The s... Read more
The Eastern Region Intermediate NO.3 event of the season was played on Saturday 14 December at Celbridge snooker Club. The tournament was won by the 2012 Intermediate champion Andrew Yeates from Navan. In his semi-final Andrew defeated Martin Thorpe from Newbridge CYMS by 3 frames to 2 in what was always going to be a close affair. The second se... Read more
The Third RIBSA Intermediate South East Region ranking event of the season was held on Saturday in the 147 Club in Wexford . Local player Joe Delaney won the event when he beat Richie Flynn from Norris's Waterford 3 frames to 2 in exciting final. John O Sullivan won the highest break prize of the day with 87 break.
Full results to follow&nbs... Read more
The Intermediate Snooker Tour resumes on Saturday the 14th of December. This year the format will be 3 Regional events plus 3 National Events and a National Championship.
The venues for this weekend will be as follows: You need to Contact the host club with your name to enter.
Northwest Region: Northwest Snooker S C, Letterkenny. Phone -... Read more
Daniel O'Regan from the Crucible SC in Cork continued his great season when he won the first National Intermediate Snooker Ranking Event No.1 in the Ivy Rooms SC in Carlow today. In the Final Daniel beat Martin Thorpe from Newbridge CYMS 3 frames to1in a superb final.
Daniel had wins against Paul Ludden 3-0; Benny O'Brien 3-2; Robert Do... Read more
There are 52 entries for the RIBSA National Intermediate on Saturday 2nd November in the Ivy Rooms SC in Carlow.
This is the first RIBSA National Snooker Intermediate ranking event of the season and will feature players from the four various regions playing against each other for a National Ranking Title. RIBSA are planning 3 Regio... Read more
The first regional Intermediate tounament in the Eastern region took place in D'Arcy McGee's on saturday 21 September. There were 22 entries with play commencing @ 11am. After a day of very competitive snooker Robert Donohue came up against Robert Moyahan and Joe Corrigan met Alan Cusack in the Semi-finals. Unfortunately Alan was unable to... Read more
The Intermediate Tour begins on Sat. 21 Sept. This year the format will be 3 Regional events, 3 National Events and the National championship. The venues for the first event will be as follows:
Northwest Region: Northwest Snooker S C, Letterkenny. Phone - 074 9121384
East Region: D'Arcy McGee's, Templeogue. Phone - 01 4907710 & 086 8... Read more
The final of the Irish Intermediate Snooker Championship was held during the Championship weekend in the Ivy Rooms Snooker Club in Carlow on the 26th of May between Mark Walsh from the New Institute Club in Nenagh and Benny O'Brien From Kilkenny. In the Final the Killkenny man over powered the Tipperary man 5 frames to nil to win his f... Read more
Ryan Cronin from the Crucible SC Cork won the final of the 2013 RIBSA Intermediate Shield in the Ivy Rooms Snooker Club in Carlow.
In the final he beat Daniel Dempsey from Newbridge CYMS 5 frames to 1 in a great match.
This event features the Regional number one ranked players and Ryan Cronin from the West Region beat Ross Doyle fro... Read more
The final of the Irish Intermediate Championship will be contested between Mark Walsh from the New Institute Club in Nenagh and Benny O'Brien From Kilkenny who overcame Philip Murphy from Roadstone 3 frames to2. Mark got the better of Martin Thorpe from St Conleths CYMS Newbridge by a score of 3 frames to 1. Martin hold sthe high break with an e... Read more
Martin Thorpe from St Conleths CYMS Newbridge Is Currently 1-1 with Mark Walsh from The new Institute Club in Nenagh in their semi-final at Celbridge Snooker Club. In the first frame Martin had a super 110 break, but Mark showed his fighting qualities by taking a close 2nd. This one could go all the way.
In the other half of the draw Benny O... Read more
The draw for the 2013 Intermediate Championship is as follows:
All players must register at least 15 mins before their 1st match. Neat dress is mandatory, dark trousers, long sleeved shirt and shoes ( no runners). Entry fee €20
Venue: Celbridge Snooker Club ... Read more
The Draw has been made for the 2013 Intermediate Snooker Shield which will be held in the Ivy Rooms in Carlow on the Championship weekend.
The Intermediate Shield is for the number 1's in the four regions to play off for the RIBSA title. This year four young under age snooker stars have finished in the number one position in their regio... Read more
Entries for the Intermediate Championship will close at 4pm on Thursday 25th April. The following entries have been received to date:
1.Martin Thorpe 2. Paul Kelly 3.Jim Carrick 4. James Fennesssey 5. Brian Quigley 6. Paul Byrne 7.Andy McCloskey 8. Richie Flynn
9. Eddie Keenan 10. Jonathan Grant 11. James McGuinness 12. Benny... Read more
The National Intermediate Championships takes place this Saturday 27th in Celbridge Snooker Club. Closing day for entries is Thursday 25th at 4pm. Draw takes place at 6pm and will be posted on the website. Entries can be texted to 085-1987379 or phone 059-9137714. The Championships will be played down to the Final. The Final wi... Read more
The team from the Southeast Region of Daniel Dempsey (Newbridge), Benny O'Brien (Ivy Rooms), Paul Kelly (Newbridge), Adrian Morrissey (Wexford) & Colvin O'Brien (Ivy Rooms) won the 2013 RIBSA Intermediate Team Championship in the Ivy Rooms Snooker Club Today.
They went through to the final having been unbeaten in the group stages, despi... Read more
The 2013 Intermediate Team Championship takes place on Saturday 6th April in the Ivy Rooms Carlow. Play commences at 10:00 and teams must be registered by 09:45am. This event was won by the South East Team in 2012.
All matches are best of 5 frames.
The Playing Schedule for the 2013 Championship
Session 1 @10am
South East V West
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The Intermediate Team Championship takes place on Saturday 6th April in the Ivy Rooms Carlow. Play commences at 10:00 and teams must be registered by 09:45. The four regional teams are confirmed as follows:
Ross Doyle, Dublin
Wayne Doyle, Dublin
Philip Murphy, Roadstone
Stephen Merrigan, Roadstone
Peter Leung,... Read more
The South-East region of the Intermediate Ranking Event 4 was held in The Ivy Rooms Snooker Club on Saturday 23rd. The final was contested between Colvin O'Brieb from The Ivy Rooms and Martin Thorpe from Newbridge CYMS. Colvin beat on his way to the final, Daniel Dempsey 3-0, and Paul Kelly 3-2. Martin beat Karl Fitzpatrick 3-2, and Dylan Scully... Read more
Wayne Doyle won the 4th Intermediate event in the Eastern Region in Celbridge Today Sat.23rd February. ~From early in the tournament it was evident that Wayne would feature strongly as he won his first two matches without dropping a frame. In his semi final he overcame Stephen Merrigan Jr. by 3 frames to 1. Neil Guidon came through in the top ha... Read more
On Saturday the 23th Of February RIBSA will be holding the fourth Intermediate ranking event of the series in the following four venues. This event will be played in a seeded knock out format. Please note : The Northwest Region No. 4 event will be now played on the 9th March in the CYMS SC Letterkenny
East Region : Celbridge Snoo... Read more
The third round of the RIBSA Intermediate Series took place in The Victoria Snooker Club in Limerick. 11 players took part in the first RIBSA ranking event to feature the double elimination format and it was young snooker star Daniel O Regan from Crucible SC Cork who won the title beating 16 year old Kenny Wight from Youghal in the final.
Da... Read more
Saturday saw the 3rd round of seasons RIBSA Intermediate Series take place in CrossGuns Snooker Club. 20 players took part in the first RIBSA ranking event to feature the double elimination format. George O'Hara who was in fantastic form all day won the overall event without needing his double elimination chance.
In the first semi final Ross... Read more
On Saturday last 24 November Benny O'Brien from Kilkenny won the 3rd event in the South East Intermediate tour. This event was played in St. Conleths CYMS Newbridge as a double elimination competition with all the entrants up to the semi finals getting a second chance. Given that this was the first time we have tried this format the to... Read more
The 3rd of this seasons Intermediate Snooker Tournaments took place at the North West snooker club in Letterkenny last weekend. There was a small but talented group of players with included 3 formed Donegal champions, Anthony Bonnar, Phelim Mc Clafferty and Sean Mc Veigh. The tournament was run on a double elimination basis, which me... Read more
This Saturday event Number 3 in the Intermediate Series will take place in the 4 regions. Cross Guns SC will host the competition in the Eastern Region, Phone Finbar Ruane @ 086 8196760,
North West S C in the North West, Phone John Doherty @ 074 9121384,
Victoria S C in the South West Phone John Torpey @ 061 468909 and
Newbridg... Read more
This Saturday 24th November sees the 3rd round of the RIBSA Intermediate Series being run in the four venues. The 2012-2013 Intermediate series will be played in four regions and there will be 4 Intermediate ranking events played in each region with a National Championships at the end of the year
Eastern Region: Cross Guns Snooker Club... Read more
Fifteen year old Ross Doyle from the Glenageary Club won the 2nd Intermediate event of the year on Saturday 19 October at the Fairview Snooker Club. In the semi-final Ross defeated Philip Murphy 3 frames to 2 and went on to meet Dane Daly Mulpeter in the final. Dane accounted for Peter Leung 3-0 in the other semi. In the final Ross was pus... Read more
Karl Fitzpatrick from the Ivy Rooms in Carlow won the 2nd Intermediate event of the season in the South East Region at the 147 club in Wexford at the weekend. Karl played excellent snooker throughout beating Richie Flynn, last years no 1 in the South East Region 3-1 in the quarter-final.
He overcame his club mate Colvin O'Brien 3-0 in the se... Read more
The 2nd Intermediate event in the South West Region was held in the Crucible S C Cork City in Saturday 19 October. There were 20 entries for this tournament including 10 Juniors.
Ryan Cronin from the home club continued his impressive start to the season beating Lloyd Myers (AOH Cork) in the final by 3 frames to 2. Lloyd defeated Arthur Gree... Read more
The second Intermediate of the season took place at the CYMS Snooker club in Letterkenny last Sunday. There was a small but talented entry of 9 players from Sligo and Donegal.
The preliminary match saw two of last year’s winners, Mickey Duffy (Twin Towns Snooker Club) and Phelim Mc Clafferty (CYMS)play off for a quarter final pl... Read more
This Saturday 20 October sees the 2nd round of tournaments in the Intermediate Series bring run in open draw format at four venues.
Eastern Region: Fairview Snooker Club. 085 7866541
South Eastern Region: 147 Club, Wexford. 086 8245199 or 053 91 55444
South West Region: Crucible Snooker Club, Cork. 021 4397798
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North west Snooker Club in Letterkenny hosted the first Intermediate tournament of the season last weekend. This year the Snooker association of Ireland has decided to change the format for some of the tournaments, there will be four different formats, Seeded Groups, Open Draw, Double Elimination and Seeded draw. The new formats have created a l... Read more
Daniel '' Steel '' Dempsey won the first Intermediate Snooker Ranking event of the RIBSA season in the South East region today in the Ivy Rooms Snooker Club in Carlow.
In the final Daniel beat last year's Intermediate S.E. number 1 Richie Flynn from Waterford 3 frames to 1 to lift his first ever RIBSA ranking title. Daniel route to the final... Read more
Intermediate Rules following a subcommittee meeting in Carlow on Sunday 30th September.
This year the Intermediate series will be played in four regions. There will be 4 Intermediate ranking events played in each region with a National Championships at the end of the year.
As with the senior tournaments the Intermediate competitions will... Read more
Andrew Yeates from the Royal Snooker Club in Navan was crowned 2012 Irish Intermediate Champion in the Northwest Snooker Club in Letterkenny over the weekend.
Andrew had a great Championship beating Alan Cusack, John O Sullivan, Paul Kelly, Benny O Brien and George Tierney to win his first major title.
Andrew also had the highest break i... Read more
The 2012 Celtic Snooker Challenge will be held in Wales in the Terry Griffiths Matchroom in Lianelli on Saturday the 30th June.
After the Under 14 and Under 16 Championship in Carlow last week the RIBSA teams have now been finalised with Andrew Doherty named as captain.
The RIBSA U-16 team is : Andrew Doherty, Chris Duffy... Read more
Andrew Yeates from the Royal Snooker Club in Navan and George Tierney from the Roadstone Club in Dublin have qualified to meet in the final of the Irish intermediate championship at the finals weekend in Letterkenny on the 26th and 27th May.
The Championship was played in excellent conditions at Celbridge Snooker Club at the weekend. Both pl... Read more
The South East Intermediate Team won the Intermediate Team Championship held today the 31st March at the Ivy Rooms.
The winning team comsisted of Richie Flynn Waterford, Andrew Yeates, Navan, Paddy English and Gaylon Clancy from Edenderry and Benny O'Brien Kilkenny.
They beat the Eastern Team 3-2 in the final. North West came in 3rd and ... Read more
Richie Flynn wins the Southeast Region Intermediate Event in the Ivy Rooms beating Benny O'Brien 3-2 in the final.
He now tops the rankings and will captain the southeast team at the Intermediate Team Championships later next month. Full report to follow.. Read more
The final RIBSA Intermediate ranking events of the season will be played this weekend in Fairview SC, Ivy Rooms SC, Northwest SC and the Victoria SC and all the players eyes will be switching to next month’s Intermediate team championship.
The top 5 players available on each region rankings after the last event will qualify to represent thei... Read more
The New Institute Snooker club hosted the Munster Intermediate Snooker Tournament on Saturday the 15th October with players from the following clubs Ennis, A.O.H., Cork, Thurles and Nenagh. There was a small turnout on the day.
Format for the Tournament:
Results of early round matches:
Patsy Farrell ... Read more
Paddy English took the honours in Newbridge on Saturday when he beat Andrew Yeates 3-2 in the final of the second Intermediate of the season. 26 took part in the event and with the likes of Joe Corrigan, John O'Sullivan and James Fennessy turning up with the regulars from the first event it was a fairly high quality field on the day.
The fir... Read more
Stephen Byrne won the second Intermediate Event in the Eastern region beating No.2 seed Chris Hannigan 3-2 in the final. A total of 19 players took part on the day but it was Byrne who ran out the eventual winner beating Unesh Bhagwan, Wayne Doyle and Alan Cusak on the way to the final.
Byrne however nearly didn't make it past the Last... Read more
The first intermediate in the East Region was run in the newly refurbished D’Arcy McGees Snooker Club (formerly Spawell).
The tournament attracted an entry of 27 players with a strong field with 4 players from the top 32 taking part.
The eventual winner was Wayne Doyle who defeated Chris Hannigan 3 0 in the final. Chris ... Read more
John Connors beat Mickey Duffy 3-1 in the final of the first Northwest Snooker Intermediate and also picked up the high break prize for a superb 102 break.
Similiar to Carlow 17 players entered the event which ran off smoothly and it was Connors who stole the show with wins over Sean McVeigh, Conor Henderson and Phelim McClafferty.
McVei... Read more
The first south east Intermediate took place today in the Ivy Rooms and although the entry was smaller than usual most of last years top players were all involved. It was Waterford's Ray Power however who took home the first prize after beating club mate Richie Flynn 3-1 in the final.
Ray started the day with a good 3-1 win over Carlow... Read more