Frank Sarsfield from St Johns SC in Limerick won the first RIBSA Masters Ranking event of the new season sponsored by Bonnar Engineering Letterkenny in Co Donegal on Sunday the 15th of September in the Ivy Rooms Snooker Club, Carlow.
In the final which featured two St Johns SC teammates when Frank Sarsfield beat John Torpey 3 frames to 2 in a good quality final which was refereed by International Referee Shane Mason and live streamed via the ribsa web site.
You can now watch matches from the event on the ribsa you-tube channel. CLICK HERE
In the Semi Finals today Mark Tuite played his club mate John Torpey and Frank Sarsfield played Dylan Rees. Both matches were excellent but it was John who beat Mark 3-1 and Frank beat Dylan 3-1 to set up an all Limerick Final.
John Torpey (St Johns) 3-1 Mark Tuite (St Johns)
Frank Sarsfield (St Johns) 3-1 Dylan Rees (Youghal)
RIBSA would like to thank all the players on a superb start to this years Masters Series, Shane Mason on being the TD on the day and the Ivy Rooms SC on hosting another top class event.
Full Entry Info for this years RIBSA Master Events
The 2019 – 2020 RIBSA Master Snooker Ranking Series will feature 6 Ranking events and the National Snooker Championships this season. These rankings will be used to select the master International players.
Please Note – Closing Dates
The closing date for all Masters Tournaments this coming season will be 1pm on the Saturday before the tournament. The Draw will be posted on the website as soon as possible.
The cost of entry for Masters Tournaments will be €20.00 plus RIBSA registration of €15.00,Waistcoats must be worn for all matches. National Waistcoats are not permissible. Shane Mason will be the TD for the event.
Click to watch matches from all the event during the season on the RIBSA youtube page CLICK HERE
Tournament Prize Fund
Players are asked to note that the prize fund for tournaments in 2019/20 season will depend on number of entries less tournament expenses.
Prize fund and expenses will be announced on the day at each event. Expenses will include payment of Tournament Director, Referees and payment of €2 per player to host club.
The Masters Tour 2019 – 2020 Season
Event 1 – The Bonnar Engineering Cup
Event 2 – The Roadstone Cup
Event 3 – The Ivy Rooms Classic Cup
Event 4 – The Donegal Cup
Event 5 – Executive Pensions Cup
Event 6 – PrideCraft Construction Open Cup
A Copy of the Rules for all tournaments will be available at the venue.