Club champion Graham Baker went within a whisker of a huge upset before falling to Queensland No.3 Danik Lucas in the $1000 Cruiseabout Round-Robin Tournament at the Buderim Snooker Club on Sunday (Dec 7). Baker, who scraped into the semi-finals on a countback after the group stage, stormed past the highly fancied Steve Balderson to [ Read More ]
Shirley Smith was the star of the President’s and Vice-President’s Trophy night in June, beating a field of more than 30 players in the modified handicap event. Smith’s potting was outstanding and she was a comfortable winner ahead of Gavin Baynham and Dennis Evans, while Graham Baker picked up the high break with 101. A [ Read More ]
Graham Baker re-affirmed his place as Buderim’s top snooker player after taking out the club championship on Thursday night (May 22). Baker, who leads the representative team in the Brisbane competition, made up for his slip in last year’s final to win the tournament for the fourth time in five years. Playing David Armstrong, who [ Read More ]
Buderim nearly pulled off a big shock against the table-topping Redlands in the Brisbane and District Pennant contest at the club on Monday (May 12). Graham Baker’s excellent victory over the highly rated junior Kurt Brown – he came back to win 2-1 after losing the first frame – built on the tight 2-1 success [ Read More ]
Buderim Snooker Club’s newly formed team is coping with life in the big league after joining the tough Brisbane District A-Grade Competition. The squad, which is led by local accountant Graham Baker, has improved throughout the tournament and has gained a strong following during home ties against the best cueists in the state. On Monday [ Read More ]
Graham Baker re-affirmed his place as Buderim’s top snooker player after taking out the club championship on May 22. Baker made up for his slip in last year’s final to win the tournament for the fourth time in five years. Baker defeated John Wells 3-2 in the semi-final while David Armstrong beat Peter Warwick 3-1.
Two long-term rivals and team-mates will contest the Buderim Snooker Club’s A-grade final in what is sure to be an action-packed night on May 22. David Armstrong will aim to lift the prestigious Chadwick Shield for the seventh time while Graham Baker hopes to take the title for the fourth occasion in the past five [ Read More ]