Josh Boileau from Newbridge CYMS won the third RIBSA Senior Ranking event of the season ' The Presidents Cup ' when he beat Jason Devaney 4 frames to 2 in the final to claim his first senior ranking title on Sunday the 6th of December in the Ivy Rooms Snooker Club, Carlow.
In the semi finals Josh beat Brendan O Donoghue and Jason beat Johnny Williams while TJ Dowling won the high break prize with a 120 break after he narrowly missed making a 147 break.
Full report to follow.
CLICK DRAW & FULL RESULTS
The 2015 - 2016 RIBSA Senior Snooker Ranking Series will feature 6 Ranking events and the National Snooker Championships this season. These rankings will be used to select the senior International players.
If the tournament is running late the T D may decide to hold over the Semi –Finals and Final until the Sunday but not before 12noon so as not to interfere with the Masters Tournament schedule.
The Top 16 players on the current Senior Rankings will be entered automatically into the draw for the event. If any player cannot play they must contact RIBSA to remove their name from the draw.
Prize Fund – All entries paid out in prize money and full breakdown provided on the day.
Minimum €1,000.00 guaranteed plus high break prize of €100 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 Senior Tournaments will be €30.00 for 21 and over. Players under 21 on 31st December 2015 will be classed as Junior – Entry fee for Juniors will be €15.
Entry for under 16’s will be free, (all players must be members of RIBSA to play in any tournament)
RIBSA registration fees are 21 and over - €15.00, 16-20 - €10.00 and Under 16 - €5.00
The closing date for senior tournaments will be 1pm on the Thursday before the start of competition, without exception. The draw for each tournament will be available on the website www.ribsa.ie, as soon as possible.
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.
A Copy of the Rules for all tournaments will be available on the website and at tournaments.
1. Brendan O' Donoghue - New Institute
2. Jason Devaney - Deel Rover
3.T.J. Dowling - Fairview
4.Josh Boileau - Newbridge CYMS
5. Ryan Cronin - Crucible
6. Michael Judge - Q Club, Wicklow
7. Jonathan Williams - Carrickmacross
8. David Hogan - New Institute
9. Rodney Goggins - 147 Wexford
10. John O' Sullivan - Kilkenny
11. Tony Corrigan -Fairview
12.Greg Casey - Crucible
13. James Fennessy - Edenderry
14. Tony Seymour - New Institute
15. Adrian Morrissey - Adamstown
16. Anthony Bonnar - Northwest
17. Peter Donegan - Northwest
18. Frank Sarsfield - St. John's, Limerick
19. Jake Byrne - New Institute
20. Alan O'Connor - Shooters
21. Alan Cusack - Sutton LTC
22. Oisin Bateman - Kilkenny
23. Luke Bateman - Kilkenny
24. Ivor Fitzpatrick - Dublin
25. James Bateman - Kilkenny
26. Shane Gorman - Graigue
27. Brendan Thomas - Roadstone
28. Liam Brady - Spawell
29. Stephen Reddington - Spawell
30. Philip Browne - Fairview
31. Johnny Farrell - Fairview
32. Peter Dunne - Maynooth
33. Joe Corrigan - Fairview
34. Philip Burke - Ennis
35. Daniel Dempsey - Newbridge
36. Dessie Sheehan - Fairview
37. Benny O'Brien - Kilkenny
38. Mark Owens - Fairview
39. Andrew Montgomery
40. Charlie Sweeney - CYMS Newbridge
41. Daniel O'Regan - Crucible
42. Aaron Holland - Joey's
43. James Flaherty - Dublin
44. Philip O'Connor - Dublin
45. Paul Kelly -
46. Brendan O'Rourke -
47. Colvin O'Brien - Ivy Rooms
48. Robert Murphy - Q Club Wicklow
49. Adam Nolan, CYMS Newbridge
50. Andrew Doherty NUI, Maynooth
51. Pat Bonnar - Northwest
52. John Lynch - Fairview
53. David Cassidy - Crucible
54. Shane Bates - 147 Wexford
55. Martin McCrudden - Fairview
56. Tom O'Driscoll - Hawk's Nest
57. Adam Quinn - Edenderry
58. Aman Goel - North West
59. Colm Gilcreest - Navan
60. James McGuinness - Kilkenny
61. Dylan Keightley - Ivy Rooms
62. Paul Arnold - Celbridge
63. Neil Guidon - Celbridge
64. Dane Daly Mulpeter - Spawell
65. Darragh Cusack - Sutton LTC