Category Archives: Competitions

Crosby Shield underway

The draw for the first round of this year's Crosby Shield is now posted in the club room.  A large field has entered and members are urged to organise their match as soon as possible.  Note that it is customary for the first-named player to contact their opponent to organise a suitable time and date…
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Mike Naray Referees Oceania Final

Our qualified teacher and referee, Mike Naray, recently returned from NSW where he had the honour of refereeing the final of the Oceania Open Snooker Championship. The Oceania Billiards and Snooker Federation currently consists of organisations from countries in the South Pacific - Australia, New Zealand, Papua Ne Guinea, Tonga, Fiji and the Solomon Islands. …
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Billiards Quiz Time!

Here's a quick quiz question for our Billiards fans.  When playing English Billiards how many times can the red ball be potted and replaced on its spot?     Answer:  2 times then it goes to the middle spot  (blue spot for snooker) If that spot is occupied then it goes to the pyramid spot…
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Two Billiards Competitions Reach Conclusion

The finals of the Billiards Competitions have been played in the Intermediate and B Grade Divisions.  In the B Grade, Alan McDonald was victorious against Jeremy Thrift whilst in the Intermediate Grade Josh Thrift overcame Ray Batchelor.  Well done to Alan and Josh!  In the A Grade the finalists are yet to be decided.
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