Held at the ACBS Clubrooms :
An historic occasion for this event. The shield was donated in 1972 by Kenny Joyce. Forty years later Kenny was playing in the event with Kerry Claydon.
The only change to the format was that the Soopa Snooka Rules were being used. Section Play did start off being best of 3 frames but was changed after the first round to 1 frame. The reason for this was that the players who had never played under these rules seemed to become more interested in playing for snookers to try and get ball in hand, rather than potting, and frames were taking far too long. Continue reading »