NPO 2010 Carling Newport Pool Open gets underway
2010 CARLING NEWPORT POOL OPEN
For immediate release
Tuesday, July 6th, 2010
2010 CARLING NEWPORT POOL OPEN GETS UNDERWAY
NEWPORT (Shropshire): The first round draw has been made for the 2010 Carling Newport Pool Open, the Worthington’s Newport Pool Doubles Open and the Fusion Hair and Beauty Newport Women’s Open. Thirty-six singles players, 17 doubles pairs and 12 ladies have entered the three respective competitions.
Defending singles champion, Brendan Ruttledge, from Stafford, faces a tricky encounter against Telford’s Charlie Hayward, while the tie of the round in the doubles competition is the clash between former champions, Antony Heathcote and Andy Lycett, and Mick Beech and Colin Farge at Newport Legion.
A preliminary round in the doubles will take the numbers down to the necessary 16 teams, although byes will come into operation in round two for both the ladies and singles competitions.
All matches will be played to Newport Pool League rules over the best of five frames at a venue to be decided by the home player.
The away player must make contact with the home player to decide the date and time of the match, but all preliminary matches and first round games must be completed by Tuesday, August 3rd.
Contact numbers will be left in the relevant venues this week or are available by texting 07831 123153.
2010 Carling Newport Singles’ Open
1st round draw
Ross Richards-Jones (Shake) v John Williams
Brian Sumner (NRBL) v Andy Potter
Jamie James (King’s Head) v Neil Haseley
Brendan Ruttledge (Railway) v Charlie Hayward
James Searles (Railway) v Mick Beech
Chris Nolan (WWFC) v Mick Collins
Irene Whittington (King’s Head) v Colin Pink
Ian Roberts (Railway) v Richard Talbot
Kim Rigby (Shake) v Mike Matthews
Ian Perry (King’s Head) v Russ Woodhouse
Colin Farge (NRBL) v Neil Perkins
Cyril Evans (NRBL) v Will Edge
Mike Jones (Shake) v Chris Broomhall
Dave Price (LSC) v Antony Heathcote
Luke Jones (Shake) v Ian Lewis
Keith Rogers (Junction) v Ben Longstaff
Edd Keenan (King’s Head) v Marc Simpson
Richard Young (Shake) v Luke Hayward
2010 Worthington’s Newport Doubles Open
Brendan Ruttledge/Will Edge (Railway) v Mike Jones/Luke Jones
1st Round draw
Ruttledge/Edge or Jones/Jones v Sam Stewart-Frost/Kim Rigby
Cyril Evans/Brian Sumner (NRBL) v Ade Darrell/James Grice
Ian Perry/Rob Perry (King’s Head) v Mick Manning/Colin Pink
Lyn Woodhouse/Irene Whittington (King’s Head) v Mike Matthews/Tony Rhodes
Neil Perkins/Ben Longstaff (King’s Head) v Hannah Evans/Hazel Ford-Lewis
Mick Beech/Colin Farge (NRBL) v Anthony Heathcote/Andy Lycett
Mick Collins/Ed Keenan (King’s Head) v Luke Hayward/Charlie Hayward
Ian Roberts/Steve Morrey (Railway) v Dave Price/Neil Haseley
2010 Fusion Hair & Beauty Newport Women’s Open
1st round draw
Hazel Ford-Lewis (Shake) v Helen Atkins
Sam Stewart-Frost (Shake) v Lucy Hennessey
Margaret O’Brien (King’s Head) v Irene Whittington
Hannah Evans (Shake) v Natasha Pugh
Lyn Woodhouse (King’s Head) v Chris Perry
Kim Rigby (Shake) v Louise Anyon
All first round ties to be played by Tuesday, August 3rd. Results should be sent by text message to 07831 123153, clearly stating the names of players and the score.
For further information:
Neil Perkins, NDP Publicity Services, Tel: 07831 123153
Facebook group: 2009 Newport Pool Open