NPO Stafford's Ruttledge safely into Newport Pool Open's second round



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Wednesday, July 28th, 2010




NEWPORT (Shropshire): Defending Carling Newport Pool Open champion, Brendan Ruttledge, eased safely into round two of this year’s competition with a comfortable 3-0 victory over Telford’s Charlie Hayward.


The Stafford player also teamed up with Will Edge to beat Sam Stewart and Kim Rigby by a similar score line in round one of the Worthington’s Newport Doubles Open. “The girls played very well,” admitted Ruttledge. “They made Will and I really knuckle down and concentrate. Fair play to them.”


Mick Beech started nervously against James Searles and dropped the first frame at the Railway Tavern, but he made a useful clearance in rack two and eventually eased through 3-1 in under an hour. Neil Perkins came from behind twice to pip Colin Farge in a tense, 70-minute safety-dominated match at NRBL.


Former champion Colin Pink dropped one frame in a 3-1 win over Irene Whittington at the King’s Head and Russ Woodhouse stunned Ian Perry with victory by a similar 3-1 score line. Business commitments meant that Cyril Evans was forced to concede his match to Stafford’s Will Edge and Stafford’s Chris Broomhall was taken to a fifth frame decider by Mike Jones in Newport.


Defending Worthington’s Newport Doubles champions, Colin Pink and Mick Manning, beat Ian and Bob Perry 3-1 to reach the quarterfinal stage of the pairs’ competition.


Lyn Woodhouse cruised through to the last six of the Fusion Hair and Beauty Newport Women’s Open with a 3-0 victory over Chris Perry.


All first round games must be completed by Tuesday, August 3rd. Players must settle all tournament entry fees in full by this date. Monies must be left in a clearly marked envelope at the Railway Tavern. Failure to pay all outstanding entry fees will mean immediate expulsion from the tournament.


2010 Carling Newport Singles’ Open


1st round results

Brendan Ruttledge (Railway) v Charlie Hayward, 3-0            James Searles (Railway) v Mick Beech, 1-3                                     Irene Whittington (King’s Head) v Colin Pink, 1-3 Ian Perry (King’s Head) v Russ Woodhouse, 1-3

Colin Farge (NRBL) v Neil Perkins, 2-3                                         

Cyril Evans (NRBL) v Will Edge, Edge wins W/O Mike Jones (Shake) v Chris Broomhall, 2-3


2010 Worthington’s Newport Doubles Open


1st Round results

Brendan Ruttledge/Will Edge (Railway) v Sam Stewart-Frost/Kim Rigby, 3-0     

Ian Perry/Rob Perry (King’s Head) v Mick Manning/Colin Pink, 1-3


2010 Fusion Hair & Beauty Newport Women’s Open


1st round result

Lyn Woodhouse (King’s Head) v Chris Perry, 3-0


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.  



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Date issued: 28/07/2010

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