Held at the ACBS Clubrooms : 21 April 2013 Continue reading »
Held at the ACBS Clubrooms : 06-07 April 2013
The four qualifiers for Post Section were (1) Wayne Carey, (2) Ron Milicich, (3) Bryce Good and (4) Greg Moreton. Ron turned 78 today and we wished him well on this very special day.
Semi-finals : W Carey bt G Moreton 527/173, B Good bt R Milicich 338/268.
Final : W Carey bt B Good 367/246.
Highest Break : W Carey (94) Continue reading »
Held at the ACBS Clubrooms : 07 April 2013
The Final was between Aman Nayyar and Eddie Moya, making it his second Final in two days. This time he overcame his nervousness, winning 5/3.
Held at the ACBS Clubrooms : 06 April 2013
The winner was a newcomer to our tournaments – Daniel Li beating Eddie Moya 4/3. Moya was 3-0 up, but was so nervous at making his first final that he missed a few easy shots in the next four frames, allowing Li to win.
Held at the ACBS Clubrooms : 16 February 2013
A lot of players in this event who don’t play in many tournaments, but do play in the APA Monday night League. Continue reading »
Held at the ACBS Clubrooms : 10 March 2013
Report by Malcolm Beehre : Good to see a lot of new players for this event which included the entire Adams family and five female players. Continue reading »
Held at the ACBS Clubrooms : 23-24 March 2013
Report by Malcolm Beehre : There were certainly some big upsets this year with last year’s winner, Sani Roberts not qualifying, along with top seed Bruce Davies and Junior Paea. Continue reading »
Held at the ACBS Clubrooms and hosted by the Auckland Pool Assn : 02-03 March 2013
Report by Malcolm Beehre : A smaller than normal field for the Men’s event, but certainly not lacking quality. The top two seeds in each Section qualifying easily for Post Section play. But there were some real upsets in the knockout stage, with Will Wen (currently NZ 8-Ball Champ) losing 7/0 to Mohammad Baabad from Hamilton, and Kevin Zhang who arrived late and forfeited 1 frame in his match, losing 7/4 to Steven Liu. Continue reading »
To be hosted by the Waikato Pool Assn and will be held 06-07 April 2013 – entries will close at the ACBS Office on Thursday 21 March 2013.
For North and South Island and National events, entry forms need to be sent through your Association Secretary to the host association. In this case, Waikato are running the NZ 8-Ball Champs 06-07 April 2013 , so you need to have your entries at the ACBS Office no later than 21 March.
There is a subsidy available for those that played in the Regional 8-Ball Champs this year. Those APA members will be eligible for their entry fee to be refunded minus the NZPA levy of $10 per player. For more information or any queries, please contact Malcolm on 021 309 447.
Held at the ACBS Clubrooms : 23 February 2013
Report by Malcolm Beehre : One Section of 7 and one Section of 8 played a 1-frame round robin format using Soopa Snooka Rules. Post Section play was best of 3 frames. Everyone seemed to enjoy the day with only a couple of instances where a player forgot the rules by not hitting a cushion and so giving a ball in hand to the opponent. Continue reading »