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 Semi- Final line up will be John Torpey v Richie Flynn and Charlie Sweeney v James Bateman
Martin Thorpe 0 v 3 John Torpey
Richie Flynn 3 v 0 Diarmuid O'Connor
Mohammad Atiq 2 v 3 Charlie Sweeney
Hughie O'Donnell 0 v 3 James Bateman
Jack Connolly holds the current high break with a superb 73 break
CLICK FULL RESULTS - click national championship
RIBSA would like to thank all the players, the Ivy Rooms and Tony Thorpe for making the event a big success
The following players are ineligible to play:
· Any player who finished in the Top 16 on the Senior Rankings in the previous 3 seasons or is in the top 16 of the current list at time of draw. (Ranking lists below)
· Former Irish Senior Champions in last 25 years.
· Former WPBSA main tour players.
· Former Senior Internationals for five (5) seasons, (Player must have more than 1 cap).
You can now text your entry to 085 2428701. This is a text number only and you must include your name, club and the event you want to enter.
No player will be permitted to enter a tournament if he or she has money outstanding from a previous tournament this season.
The Entry fee will be €20 for seniors and €10 for juniors plus RIBSA registration.
RIBSA registration fee are 21 and over - €15.00, 16-20 - €10.00 and Under 16 - €5.00
Entry fees are payable on the morning of the event and entries will be accepted up to 1pm on the Friday before the tournament.
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. Matches will commence @ 10am.
A Copy of the Rules for all tournaments will be available on the website and at tournaments.
1. John McBride - Navan
2. Johnny Farrell - Terry Rogers
3. Colvin O'Brien - Ivy Rooms
4. Liam Brady - Spawell
5. Alan O'Connor - Shooters
6. Brendan Thomas - Roadstone
7. Mick Skelly - CYMS Newbridge
8. Andrew Doherty - Celbridge
9. Philip Burke - Planet SC
10. Cathail Burke - Planet SC
11. Mikey Burke - Planet SC
12. Ray Cantwell - Planet SC
13. Patrick O'Rourke - Limerick
14. Muhammad Atiq - Pioneer
15. Aaron Moyles - Ballina
16. Clive Smith - Wicklow
17. Noel Landers - Youghal
18. Alan Cusack - Sutton LTC
19. Darragh Cusack - Sutton LTC
20. Gavin O'Donnell - Ivy Rooms
21. Gary Ryan
22. Peter Dunne - Dublin
23. Jack Connolly - NUI Maynooth
24. Philip O'Connor - Spawell
25. Martin Thorpe - Newridge
26. Andrew Yeates - Navan
27. Paul Kelly - Newbridge
28. Richie Flynn - Norris' SC Waterford
29. Frank Sarsfield - St. John's Limerick
30. Ronda Sheldreck -
31. Neil Guidon - Celbridge
32. John Torpey - St. John's Limerick
33. Ross Bulman - Youghal
34. Gerry Kinneen - Mechanic's Galway
35. Dylan Rees - Youghal
36. Richie Toal - St. Mary's Mullingar
37. Ray Scullion - Planet SC Ennis
38. David Forde - AOH Cork
39. Jordan Murphy - Planet SC Ennis
40. Gerry McArdle - Q's Clondalkin
41. Karl Ellis - Q's Clondalkin
42. Charlie Sweeney - CYMS Newbridge
43. Adam O'Shea-Dowling - CYMS Newbridge
44. James Bateman - Kilkenny
45. Stephen Bateman - Kilkenny
46. Luke Bateman - Kilkenny
47. Jess Shortall - Q's Clondalkin
48. Paul Ludden - ALSAA
49. Ronan Whyte - North West
50. Aman Goel - North West
51 Sean Devenney - Noth West
52. Alan Caulwell Jr - Celbridge
53. Diarmuid O'Connor - NUI Maynooth
54. Hughie O'Donnell - Tuam
55. Aaron Holland - Joey's
The following players are ineligible to play
Top 16 after the last Senior event will also be ineligible to play.