SWDSL Newsletter – February 2015
In the Three Player Division, Newport Club continue to top the table and are now 12 points ahead of Saffron Snooker Swifts who are trailing behind in second place. Birchanger Social Club and Saffron Snooker Cavaliers are joint third, 3 points behind the Swifts. Congratulations to Jason Pegrum [Stansted SC Bandits] who is the new leader of the division highest break with an excellent 103.
In the Four Player Division, Newport B lead the division with Saffron Snooker Flukes in second, 1 point behind. Takeley Chipmunks and Sawston Jets are joint third, 5 points behind the Flukes but Takeley have a game in hand on Sawston. Aaron Gibson [Newport A] is the current leader of the division highest break with 37.
The Last 16 Rounds of the Handicap Singles and the Handicap Doubles and Last 32 Rounds of the Scratch Singles and Scratch Plus Singles are now in progress. The updated drawsheets are on the league website.
Please note all matches are to be arranged by 14 February 2015 and played by 28 February 2015. Should you encounter any issues in trying to contact your opponent then please contact the Tournament Secretary Adam Ingram on 07901-723360.
President’s Cup Tournament – Sunday 25 January 2015
Congratulations to Adrian Shoebridge [Saffron Snooker Spiders] who won the President’s Cup last Sunday beating Jack Squires [Birchanger Social Club] in the final 2-0. Congratulations also to Richard Livings [Saffron Snooker Swifts] who held off all challengers for the President’s Cup Plate title and beat Mark Halls [Saffron Snooker Pockets A] in the final.
The High Break of the day was 65 by Chris Patient [Saffron Snooker Flukes].
Click here for the full tournament report.
Saffron Walden Challenge Tournament – Sunday 22 February 2015
The 2015 Saffron Walden Challenge Snooker Tournament, once again kindly sponsored by Bushwood Accountants will take place at the Cambridge Snooker & Pool Centre, Coldhams Road, Cambridge, CB13EW, on Sunday 22 February 2015. The Club will be open from 10.30am to enable a prompt start at 11.00am. The leagues invited to attend are Cambridge, Braintree, Chelmsford, Milton Keynes, South Beds, South East Essex (Vic Harris) and defending champions Norwich.
All spectators are welcome to come along and watch. Committee Members Pat Manley and Steve Stalley will be running the tournament on the day..
The Masters Snooker Tournament Tickets – Monday 12 January 2015
These were won by Richard Livings and Mickey Cushion who both really enjoyed the day with their guests, as did auction winner Martin Capdeville who brought along his father Paul. In total £50 was raised for the Diabetes UK charity.