Exciting snooker was played today in the RIBSA Masters Championship which was played in the Ivy Rooms Snooker Club in Carlow on Sunday. There were 44 entries in the Championship and the standard was very high with 3 centuries on the day with Colm Gilcreest making a 104, Keith Sheldreck 111 and Tom O'Driscoll 119.
It was great to see so many familiar players for the past entering this year's Championship and there will be a new champion as the defending Champion Mark Tuite was knocked out by Shane Gorman in the first round today. The Quarter-Finals will be played on Saturday the 24th of May at 10am in the Ivy Rooms with the Semi Final scheduled for 5pm and the Final at 10am on Sunday the 25th of May.
The Line Up
Tom Gleeson v Alen Matic
Frank Sarsfield v Keith Sheldreck
Tom O'Driscoll v Michael Casey
Colm Gilcreest v Nigel Power