Ireland to Host IBSF World Team and 6 Red Championships

Ireland to Host IBSF World Team & 6 Red Championships

Jim Leacy President of the I.B.S.F. is pleased to announce that the IBSF World Team Snooker Championship and the World IBSF 6 Red Championship will be held from the 29th of September to the 6th of October in Ireland.

The Championships will be hosted by the Republic Of Ireland Billiards & Snooker Association and held in the Ivy Rooms Snooker Club Carlow.

The events will feature Men’s, Masters and Women’s events and the IBSF hope to attract the best players and teams from all over the world in an exciting team format consisting of two players. The 6 Red Snooker Championship will feature all the categories i.e. Seniors, Masters and Women in one event.

The Action begins on the 29th September at the Opening Ceremony with the Closing Ceremony 6th October. The Team Event : 2 Players per team, 2 Teams per Country in each Category. The 6 Reds Event : Open to all players participating in the teams events.

The Team Event Round Robin Stage will be held over 5 days of 3 sessions per day with the 6 Red Round Robin Stage held with 3 sessions per day played.

The Knock out Stages will be held over the final two days on the 5th & 6th October.

The Projected Entry is around 64 Teams = 128 Players. The Projected Prize Fund is $10,000 per event, Team and 6 Red. The Entry Fee is $70 per player per event. The Accommodation will be €80 per twin room per night B&B.

PJ Nolan Champions Academy

The home base of the P.J. Nolan Academy of Champions will be the New Ivy Rooms Snooker Club Carlow in the Republic of Ireland

The Academy will be now be available for all Irish snooker players and International players to receive professional Snooker Coaching and Training from PJ.

The snooker club contains 11 Wiraka Silver leg Championship Tables and 1 Riley Professional Match Table.

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Where all our yearly events are posted up with details about the events showing up, Clicking on daily, weekly or even montly view of what events are coming up. We have a very interesting lineup of events from Intermediate Billiards to World Billiards Irish Open event in Febuaray, all the information is in our events page. So check it out….


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