Ross Bulman won his maiden irish Amateur title when he won second SBI Amateur event over the weekend of the 15th/16th October in the SBI academy in Carlow.
We had 45 entries in this event which started at 10am on Saturday morning and after a busy day we were down to the last 8 which were played on the Sunday.
There were a number of outstanding performances which included Noel Landers beating Rodney Goggins.
We had 4 cracking quarter final matches to be played on Sunday morning.
- Noel Landers 1-4 Brendan O Donoghue
- Mark Walsh 1-4 Ryan Cronin
- Jonathan Williams 2-4 Mark Tuite
- Ross Bulman 4-2 David Cassidy
- Brendan O Donoghue 2-4 Ryan Cronin
- Mark Tuite 3-4 Ross Bulman
- Ryan Cronin 2 v 4 Ross Bulman
In the final it was Ross who took an early 2 nil lead before Ryan pulled one back to make it 2-1. Ross won frame 4 to regain his 2 frame lead. Ryan again reduced the deficit to 1 frame by winning frame 5. Ross wins frame 6 to take the title with a score line of 4 frames to 2.
The high break of the tournament went to Tony Corrigan with a break of 102
SBI would like to thank all players who entered this event. We like to thank TD Shane Mason and referees John Kehoe and Stephen Foster.
SBI would like to remind all players that all entries close at 1pm on the Thursday prior to each event.