Oct.
17
to 20 Oct.

WWS Australian Women's Open Snooker

The Australian Women’s Snooker Open will return to Sydney from 17-20 October 2019 following its successful first staging last season.

Organised by the Australian Billiards and Snooker Council (ABSC) and World Women’s Snooker (WWS), the event will again be staged at the Mt Pritchard District and Community Club, known as ‘Mounties’ in the western suburbs of Sydney, Australia.

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Won last year by Ng On Yee of Hong Kong, the event will be recognised as the second ranking event of the 2019/20 World Women’s Snooker Tour season and carry full ranking status. The tournament will be sponsored by Mounties and the ABSC, with a total prize fund of AUD$10000, to include a top prize of AUD$4000 for the champion.

Last year’s event was well-supported as 24 women from five countries competed, including the world’s top two ranked players Reanne Evans and Ng On Yee. In addition to claiming the inaugural event title with victory against compatriot Katrina Wan, On Yee also marked the occasion by compiling a high-break of 139 – her highest ever in competition and one of seven century breaks across the event in total.

As well as international players, the event also proved popular with women players from across Australia, with Jessica Woods progressing furthest as she reached the quarter-finals at her first WWS event in over two years. At the time of writing Woods is one of an impressive 17 Australian players on the current world ranking list, a total bettered only by England (31) demonstrating the important role that the region has to play in the future of women’s snooker.

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Mandy Fisher, WWS President said: “I am delighted that the World Women’s Snooker Tour is to return to Australia following the success of last year’s inaugural tournament. Once again I would like to express our thanks to Frank Dewens and his team at the ABSC and hope that players from Australia and beyond will continue to support this fantastic event.”

Frank Dewens, ABSC President said: “Once again it is a great pleasure in hosting this prestigious event and seeing the best women snooker players in the world. We in Australia are excited to have the opportunity to put our women players up against the world’s best and allow them to test their skills and further their careers. We are opening up our country not only to women players but considering staging other events such as seniors, juniors and one day hopefully returning the Goldfields Open. I look forward on this occasion to seeing the world’s best women players and inviting them to enjoy the hospitality we put on offer.”

Entry for the event is now open at the ABSC website: TBC

For more information about Mounties visit their website: www.mounties.com.au

View our latest confirmed events for the 2019/20 season: www.womenssnooker.com/events

 

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Oct.
26
9:00 am09:00

Notice of the 88th Annual General Meeting of the Australian Billiards & Snooker Council Inc.

Notice is hereby given pursuant to clauses 10.1 and 10.3 of the Constitution that the Annual General Meeting of the Australian Billiards & Snooker Council Incorporated will be held on Saturday, 26th October, 2019 commencing 9.00 am at Mounties Club, 101 Meadows Road, Mt. Pritchard, NSW. Please ensure you are in attendance by 8:50am to enable us to start on time.

Voting Members, being the Member States as defined in clauses 1.1, 5.1 and 5.3 of the Constitution shall provide to the ABSC Secretary by email by no later than Wednesday 23rd October 2019 an instrument appointing a Representative, Proxy or Attorney to attend and vote at the General Meeting on behalf of the appointing Member under clause 10 of the Constitution.

The Board requests that as many Ordinary Members as possible attend this General Meeting.

For further information including Agenda and assocaited materials, please click the below button.

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Sep.
6
to 8 Sep.

NZ Open Billiards

Oceania Billiards & Snooker Federation and the New Zealand Billiards & Snooker Association PRESENTS

2019 New Zealand Open Billiards Championship.

6th – 8th September Venue – Woolston Club - Christchurch - NZ

Entry fee: $120.00 NZD Closing Date: 24th August (NO EXCEPTIONS)

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Aug.
2
to 4 Aug.

Fred Osbourne Snooker Classic

  • Commercial Club Albury (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

DATES: 2nd – 4th August 2019

VENUE: Commercial Club Albury

ENTRY FEE: Adult $120 or $60 Juniors

PRIZE MONEY: $17,500

NOMINATIONS CLOSE: 25th July 2019

CONTACT: Eddie Simmons

ENTRY FORM: Click Here

Please address entries to Att Eddie Simmons - Tournament Committee, Commercial Club Albury Billiards & Snooker Section PO Box 916 ALBURY NSW 2640 or eddie.simmons@bigpond.com or phone 0437123041

LIST OF ENTRIES - VERSION C

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Aaron Mahoney - 2018 Winner

Aaron Mahoney - 2018 Winner

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Apr.
11
to 15 Apr.

Australian Under 21's Snooker Championships

2019 AUSTRALIAN U/21 SNOOKER CHAMPIONSHIPS

PROUDLY SPOSORED BY THE BRUNSWICK CLUB
203 Sydney Road Brunswick VIC 3056
APRIL 11TH – 14TH
ENTRIES CLOSE THURSDAY APRIL 4TH 2018
Entry fees: Women’s and Men’s Snooker $60.00; Combined $90.00

Please see attached application form for the 2019 U/21’s Australian Snooker Championships.

As the entry form states there will be a girls event this year and the option of playing in the mixed gender snooker (Open)

We have also included billiards which there is no entry fee for some who may wish to play.

Selection for the world U/21 snooker will be made from this event.

We look forward to seeing you at the Brunswick Club

https://absc.com.au/…/entry-f…/2019%20U21%20entry%20form.pdf

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