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Fantastic show by women’s pool team

Fantastic show by women’s pool team

14/05/2010, by in Sport

The Shetland Ladies A pool team came agonisingly close to causing a real upset in the EBA European Masters tournament, losing narrowly to Scotland in the semi-finals.The players eventually made it to the competition, held in Bridlington, Yorkshire, but not without a few pitfalls along the way. ... Read more...

Mixed fortunes in senior pool inter-counties

Mixed fortunes in senior pool inter-counties

12/03/2010, by in Sport

The Shetland senior pool teams had mixed success in the weekend’s inter-county matches, with the women defeating Orkney 22-14 but the men going down 45-33.Women’s matchThe 21st annual women’s inter-county was held in the Scalloway Boating Club on Friday, with six players playing two f... Read more...

Champions emerge in three of pool divisions

Champions emerge in three of pool divisions

08/05/2009, by in Sport

WBC, Whitedale SC and Tipstars have won divisions one, two and four of the Shetland Pool Associaion leagues, while the division three champions will not be known until some missing games have been played.Missing matches – division two: Re-Racks v Lancers; Lancers v South Kirk Close; Sumburgh H... Read more...

Players on cue to snooker Orkney hopes

Players on cue to snooker Orkney hopes

24/04/2009, by in Sport

Shetland had a resounding vic­tory over Orkney in the annual snooker inter-county, played at the Whitedale Snooker Club on Saturday.The doubles got under way first and Shetland soon showed their opponents a clean pair of heels. Stephen Dobson and James Ramsay defeated Raymond Smith and Duncan C... Read more...

Amanda pots her way to pool glory

Amanda pots her way to pool glory

03/04/2009, by in Sport

The “Watt & Duncan 08” Winter Pool League was won this week by Amanda Cutt. In a competition that was said to be “anybody’s game” right until the final matches, Amanda came out tops to win the annual shield and £50 prize cheque.Victory in this competition puts Amanda through to re... Read more...

Pool players roar back to win county

Pool players roar back to win county

13/03/2009, by in Sport

Shetland staged a memorable comeback to win the 25th men’s pool inter-county match, played at the Commodore Hotel in Orkney.Thirteen players represented each team and the format was three sets of 13 singles matches, each match consisting of two games. Every game counted as one point so there w... Read more...

Women pool players crowned IBA champions

Women pool players crowned IBA champions

07/11/2008, by in Sport

AT THE second IBA pool tournament in Rosyth, Shetland, Isle of Man, Gibraltar and Orkney competed in a round robin competition.Eight men’s teams and six women’s teams vied against each other for the right to call themselves Champions of the Smaller Isles.The two Shetland men’s teams lost ... Read more...

Thompson is top pool man

Thompson is top pool man

24/10/2008, by in Sport

THIS year’s Shetland Freezer Foods Trophy pool competition was played recently. The last eight players were Kenneth Henry who lost 1-5 to Brian Thompson; Sandy Henry who beat John Magnus Jeromson 5-3; George Fraser who lost 3-5 against Stephen Cutt; and Ryan Duncan who lost 3-5 to son Steve Duncan... Read more...

Thompson loses at last as Chris takes Tennents

Thompson loses at last as Chris takes Tennents

26/09/2008, by in Sport

THE RESULTS of the last eight games in the Tennents Trophy pool competition were: Brian Thompson beat Stephen Dobson 5-3; Chris Young beat Sandy Henry 5-2; Martin Ramsay beat Colin Irvine 5-4; Allan Johnson lost to George Fraser 5-2.The first semi-final saw Chris Young beat Brian Thompson 5-2 whil... Read more...

Pool teams pot well in counties

Pool teams pot well in counties

08/08/2008, by in Sport

LAST weekend saw inter-county pool played at three different levels in Scalloway and Lerwick.The four-day event began at the Scalloway Boating Club on Friday. First up was the under-21 flyer, which 28 players entered.The semi-final results were: Andrew Stout (Shetland) 3, Bobby Hutchison (Shetla... Read more...

Top pool player visits isles for busy weekend

Top pool player visits isles for busy weekend

01/08/2008, by in Sport

SCOTTISH number three and UK number six professional eight-ball player Alan Reynolds is in Shetland this weekend to coincide with the youth, junior and under-21s inter-county.Five competitions will be played over the weekend and are open to anyone within the age groups. Times and groups are as fol... Read more...