Snooker

Parnell pockets a perfect 57 break

Carl Parnell (O28) got his team off to a great start in the Spalding and District Snooker League thanks to a win and a 57 break. Unfortunately Sutton Bridge went on to lose 4-2 to Donington C in Division One but Parnell’s break offered some consolation.Parnell’s win was followed by a victory for Glenn Ryan (O28) before Donington hit back ...

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Whitewash victory for Consti B

Consti B had a brilliant win in the Spalding and District Billiards League on Monday night, whitewashing Donington 7-0.Mick Johnson (O150), Jason Rose (R20) and Kieran Witham-Richards (R50) got the wins.The victory moves Consti up one place to sixth.League leaders Gosberton B kept their position thanks to a 5-2 win over second-placed Holbeach B.Shane White (O50) beat Neil Harvey (R50), ...

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It’s close at the top of Division Three

It’s all to play for in Division Three of the Spalding and District Snooker League with a single point separating the top two. Gosberton D are in first with 68 points, closely followed by Whittlesey C. Both teams have only lost one match so far this season.Gosberton D beat Donington B 4-2, while Whittlesey took on clubmates Whittlesey A, winning ...

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Gosberton B keep top position

Gosberton B have bounced back from their shock Billiards Shield exit with a 4-3 win over Donington in the Spalding and District Billiards League.Des Forbes (R50) and Marcus Pell (O40) got the wins for Gosberton, while Ben Wrigglesworth (R20) beat Shane White (O50) to score for Donington, who drop a place to fourth.There were breaks of 29 and 22 from ...

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Balding’s superb 77 break in cup

Shane Balding has seen his team through to the semi-final of the Spalding and District Snooker League’s Norey Cup competition with a fantastic 77 break. Sutton Bridge got the better of Bourne SC A with Balding winning the deciding frame against Oliver Player.Bourne’s Max Ayliff took two frames from Glenn Ryan, while Thomas Horspool and Pete Hodgson-Kerry shared the spoils ...

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Shock result in the Shield quarter final

There was a shock result in the quarter finals of the Billiards Shield competition in the Spalding and District Billiards League as the league leaders were knocked out.Bottom-of-the-league Pyramid A beat Gosberton in a close contest, meaning they advance to the semi-final.Pyramid’s Reegan Cooke-Holmes (R70) showed great promise as a rising billiards star, beating Des Forbes (R50), who was not ...

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Bourne tussle at the top continues

Bourne SC A have regained the top spot in Division One of the Spalding and District Snooker League after a 6-0 victory over Holbeach C. The highlight of the match was Mark Gray’s (O105) win over Paul Ashton (R14).Giving 129 start, Gray won 143-130, knocking in breaks of 51 and 37 along the way.Other winners on the night were Ian ...

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Whitewash for Bourne by leaders

It was a top versus bottom clash in the Spalding and District Billiards League as Gosberton B took on Bourne Pyramid A.And in an unsurprising result, leaders Gosberton came out on top, winning 7-0.Marcus Pell (O40), Des Forbes (R50) and Shane White (O50) emerged victors, seeing off John Clapton (R100), John Twell (R70) and Reegan Cooke Holmes (R70).Breaks of 37, ...

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Fitter’s fabulous 50 lights up league

A stunning 50 break from Craig Fitter (O63) lit up the Spalding and District Snooker League on its return following the Christmas break. Fitter knocked in the half-century on his way to victory over Steve Dent (scr) but still only snatched the win by a single point.His success got Services A off to a great start in their 5-1 win ...

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Donington B walk away with whitewash win over Consti C

Bourne SC A have held onto the top spot in Division One of the Spalding and District Snooker League going into the Christmas break. Despite not having a match this week, the team remains at the top with 50 points. Following a 5-1 win at home over Holbeach D, Bourne SC C move into second place, just three points behind ...

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Whittlesey C keep up great unbeaten run

With just one week to play before the Christmas break, Whittlesey C have kept up their unbeaten run in the Spalding and District Snooker League. The team are currently leading Division Three with 12 wins from 12 matches. They beat Donington B 4-2 at home on Thursday to keep their run going. Winners were Paul Cook (O7), Neil Burton (O14) ...

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Full house for Gosberton

Spalding and District Billiards League leaders Gosberton B were in imperious form on Monday night as they moved six points clear at the summit.The table-toppers made it six wins from seven as they whitewashed Consti A 7-0 on home baize.Des Forbes (R60), Marcus Pell (O30) and Shane White (O50) were all on winning form, with White pocketing a 37 break ...

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It’s tight at the top of Division One

It’s tight at the top of Division One in the Spalding and District Snooker League with just three points separating the top five teams. Bourne SC A and Consti E sit at the top of the table with 42 points each, although Bourne have a game in hand.Their match against third placed Services C was cancelled on Thursday night.Consti E ...

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Mighty Mick on-song

Cue ace Mick Cooper was on fine form as he helped Holbeach A pick up just their third win of the Spalding and District Billiards League season on Monday night.Cooper, who plays off a whopping O190 handicap, bagged breaks of 55, 45 (unfinished), 42 and 34 as he beat Keiran Witham-Richards in the opening frame as Holbeach beat Consti B ...

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Whitewash win sees Gosberton stay top

Gosberton D have held on to the top spot in Division Three of the Spalding and District Snooker League following a fantastic 6-0 win. The team, who have won nine of the ten matches played, saw off Donington D.Dan Hanger (R7), James Parott (R7), Brad Brinkman (O14), Deacon Hempsall (R7) and Paulo Gensiorskyj (scr) chalked up the wins.Keeping up their ...

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Bourne SC A jump into the top spot

It’s all change at the top of Divisions One and Two in the Spalding and District Snooker League. A free week for last week’s leaders Bourne SC B has seen them fall to fourth place, while clubmates Bourne SC A have jumped from fourth to first.A 4-2 away win over Pyramid A saw them pick up enough points to push ...

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Consti E fall to third after 4-2 home loss

Consti E have fallen to third place in Division One of the Spalding and District Snooker League after going down 4-2 at home. The team, who were top of the league last week, lost to Boundary A, who jump a place to fifth.Bourne SC B have taken the top spot after beating Donington C 4-2.A win from Jake Mitchell (O28), ...

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Seven wins in seven put Whittlesey at top

Whittlesey C continued their unbeaten run in Division Three of the Spalding and District Snooker League on Thursday night. A 5-1 win over Gosberton B saw them rack up seven wins in seven matches, retaining their position at the top of the table and making them the only team in the league to have not lost a match so far ...

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Consti E open gap at the top

Consti E strengthened their standing at the top of the Spalding and District Snooker League Division One with a 4-2 win over Holbeach A. They now hold a three-point lead over Bourne A who lost 4-2 at home to Holbeach D.Mark Gray produced breaks of 47 and 28 as he put his side 2-1 up after three frames, but Holbeach’s ...

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Consti take top spot with 7-0 whitewash

Consti A and Gosberton B have swapped places at the top of the Spalding Billiards League – but there’s just one point separating them.Consti took the top spot after hammering Holbeach A 7-0.Holbeach, who have played just one match, sit at the bottom of the league, and are yet to chalk up any points.Consti players Neil Burton, John Bellerby and ...

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