Senior News

Muldoon wins his third title

27 May 2012

Vincent Muldoon was crowned the 2012 Irish Champion after a convincing 10-5 victory over Martin McCrudden in the Northwest Snooker Club in Letterkenny today. Muldoon reached the final after some very good wins on Saturday over Robert Redmond and Johnny Williams and he brought that form into todays final to win his third Irish title.  Th… Read more

Youghal Juniors steal the show

26 May 2012

Day One of the championships weekend is now over and it will be McCrudden against Muldoon in the mens senior final tomorrow, and what a match that should be. An action packed day was had here in the Northwest Snooker Club with four newly crowned Irish Champions in the various categories.  Tonights matches saw Youghal Snooker Club in Cor… Read more

And then there were four!

26 May 2012

As the temperature hit the high twenty’s in Letterkenny things certainly heated up in the Irish Championships this morning as the breaks started flying in the Northwest Snooker Club. Muldoon started the ball rolling with breaks of 75 and 133 helping him to an early 3-0 lead over Redmond.  At virtually the same time McCrudden banged in a… Read more

Championship Draw Finalised

14 May 2012

Sunday saw the bottom half of the draw for the 2012 Irish Senior Championships played off and Vincent Muldoon was the first man to claim his spot on the day after two 4-0 victories over Peter Dunne and John Lynch before seeing off Cork’s David Cassidy 4-2 in the final qualifying round. Cassidy had come through a couple of tough matches again… Read more

4 Championship Spots Claimed!

12 May 2012

The first qualifying day of the Irish Championships has seen some of the heavy hitters of Irish Snooker come back with a bang as McCrudden, Murphy and Gilcreest joined Irish No.1 Rodney Goggins in the last eight in two weeks time.  McCrudden, a bit of a part time player this season saw off the challenge of Cork lads Ryan Cronin and Gre… Read more

Who will win the Championships?

29 Apr 2012

Rodney Goggins has been in superb form this season winning two of the seven ranking events played to date and never being out of the semi finals all season. He is virtually guaranteed the No.1 spot already sitting 130 points above his nearest rival Joe Delaney.  With the Main Tour spot now gone perhaps the championships will gain back m… Read more

Delaney wins 7th Senior Event

16 Apr 2012

Senior Ranking Tournament no 7 Royal Snooker Club Navan Sat. 14th and Sun. 15th April 2012. Joe Delaney from Celbridge Snooker club won the 7th senior ranking event of the season at the Royal Snooker club in Navan at the weekend. Joe showed great form throughout the tournament and was a very worthy winner. In his semi-final Joe defeated … Read more

Goggins Wins Senior Ranking No.6

05 Mar 2012

Rodney Goggins from the 147 Snooker Club in Wexford won the RIBSA Senior ranking event No.6 in the Ivy Rooms Snooker Club in Carlow on Sunday. In the final Brendan beat Brendan O Donoghue from Nenagh 5 frames to 1 in an exciting final. In the Semi finals Rodney beat Joe Delaney from Celbridge 4-3 and Brendan beat Johnny Williams from Ma… Read more

O’Donoghue wins Senior Ranking

13 Feb 2012

Brendan O’Donogue from the New Institute Snooker Club in Nenagh came out victorious at the 5th points tournament of the season in Celbridge Snooker Club on Sunday 12 Feb. In his semi-final Brendan overcame Mark Tuite(Q-Club, Killarney)  by 4 frames to 1. However, The other semi-final went all the way with local player Joe Delaney beati… Read more

Muldoon Wins Again

17 Jan 2012

Vincent Muldoon came through two deciding frame thrillers to claim back-to-back titles at the fourth ranking event in the RIBSA Senior ranking event in Carlow over the weekend.SnookerHQ web site has a very good story on the event. To read the full story click on the SnookerHQ banner Read more

Ranking Points Tournament No. 4

15 Jan 2012

Vincent Muldoon takes the 4th Ranking Tournament of the season and his second win in a classic thriller which went all the way to the wire. TJ Dowling took the first frame and it was tit for tat from there on. TJ played excellent snooker throughout the weekend, and well done to both players who played one of the best finals ever witnessed o… Read more

Senior No.3 Draw

05 Dec 2011

The 3rd Senior Event of the season will take place on the 10th and 11th of December in the Victoria Snooker Club, Limerick. The Draw is now done and is available by clicking here For future reference all live draws can be located by going to the main menu (Top of Screen) and going to Results & Draws / Senior Events / Senior No.3… Read more

O’Donoghue Wins Senior Event 2

06 Nov 2011

Brendan O Donoghue won the second ranking event of the season when he beat Greg Casey from Cork 5 frames to 4 in an exciting final in the Northwest Snooker Club in Letterkenny Co. Donegal. There were 65 entries in the draw for the second tournament of the year in Letterkenny last weekend, unfortunately 13 players failed to turn up and only 4… Read more

Goggins Wins Senior Event 1 RIBSA Classic

03 Oct 2011

Rodney Goggins from the 147 SC Wexford won the RIBSA Classic and the first ranking event of the new season in the Ivy Rooms Snooker Club in Carlow over the weekend. In the final he beat John Sutton from Celbridge SC 5 frames to 3 in an exciting final. John Sutton beat Vincent Muldoon 4 frames to 2 and Rodney beat Colm Gilcreest 4 fr… Read more

News in Brief

18 Aug 2011

First Senior set for October The players letter for the new season will be sent out soon with news about the coming season and a draft of the upcoming calender. We can confirm that the first senior event of the season will take place on the weekend of the 1st and 2nd of October. The entry fee’s have also been amended with the entry fee reduc… Read more

Devaney captures 2011 Senior Title

22 May 2011

Jason Devaney from Crosmolina Snooker Club in County Mayo created Irish snooker history this weekend when he won the Republic Of Ireland Senior National Championship. In the final Jason beat Irish Number 1 player David Hogan from Nenagh 8 frames to 6 in a superb quality final in the Ivy Rooms Snooker Club in Carlow. The win ends a fantastic season … Read more

Rodney Goggins wins 2011 Irish Masters

10 Apr 2011

The 5th Senior Snooker Ranking Event in the RIBSA Senior Series was played in Ivy Rooms Snooker Club in Carlow over the weekend. Rodney Goggins and Robert Murphy reached the final with superb quality snooker over the weekend to compete in the RIBSA Irish Masters Final. Both players will on the Republic of Ireland A team along with Brendan O’Donoghu… Read more

O’Donoghue wins the 2011 RIBSA Classic

10 Apr 2011

The 7th Senior Snooker Ranking Event of the Senior Series The RIBSA Talbot Classic was played in Ivy Rooms Snooker Club in Carlow over the weekend. Brendan O Donoghue won the event to secure another RIBSA senior ranking title with great victories over Stephen McSherry 3-0, George Tierney 3-2, Daniel O Regan and Colm Gilcreest 4-3 in the semi final…. Read more

Rodney Goggins picks up 2011 Grand Prix Title

13 Feb 2011

The 6th Senior Snooker Ranking Event ‘ The RIBSA Grand Prix ’ was played in Ivy Rooms Snooker Club in Carlow over the weekend. In this RIBSA Senior Final it was Dublin Man Robert Murphy who reached the final to face Wexford man Rodney Goggins who both played superb quality snooker over the weekend. Both players are on the Republic of Ireland team … Read more

David Hogan lifts the Premier Cup

16 Jan 2011

The 4th Senior Snooker Ranking Event ‘ The Premier Cup ‘ was played in Ivy Rooms Snooker Club in Carlow over the weekend. Two of the best young players in the country reached the final when David Hogan from New Institute Nenagh faced Vincent Muldoon from Maynooth SC in a repeat of the last Senior Ranking Final played back in November. In winning t… Read more