FRIDAY, OCT. 19: The 2012/13 Snooker season got underway on Wednesday night.

Queen’s Club2 were the big winners on the evening. They defeated Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club2 6 – 0. Rick Dorush got the night started for Queen’s Club by defeating Bart Lewis in the double frame games 55-24 and 45-24. John Nicol defeated Jon Pedro 37-27 and John Burns won his game against Ross Spurling 58-28. Burns/Nicol defeated Spurling/Pedro 60-35 in the doubles game.

Spanish Point Boat Club1 and Watford Sports Club1 split 3-3 in their match. Stewart Greenslade had no mercy on veteran Tony DeSilva by beating him 62-37. Steven Bremar would put Watford Sports Club in the lead by defeating Chris Dakin 60-20 and 68-43 in the double frame games. Ed Gumbs would tie the match up for Spanish Point by winning his game against Ray DeSilva 56-23. Denis Coyle/Greenslade would close the night by winning the doubles game against R. DeSilva/T. DeSilva 44-19.

In another tie match Sandy’s Boat Club2 and Warwick Workman’s Club2 split 3-3. Richard Beale defeated Daniel Caines 52-38 (Beale had break of 22) to put Sandy’s Boat Club in the lead. Newcomer Nadanja Bailey had an impressive game of 74 and would tie the match up for Warwick Workman’s by defeating Aaron Carvelho 43. Andy Peniston returned to Warwick Workman’s and won the double frame games by beating Chris Bromby 78-22 and 63-49. Beale/Jose Berrios won the doubles game 64 to Reuben Burchall/Derek Simons 39.

Watford wins

Watford Sports Club2 were victorious against Spanish Point Boat Club2 by defeating them 4-2. Tony Dawson put Watford on the board by defeating John Watson 58-33. Andrew Pratt of Spanish Point defeated Aaron Bean 73-33. Another newcomer to the league this year is Keino Zuill who defeated Scott Barnes 47-26 and 42-27. Pratt/Watson defeated Dawson/Bean in the doubles game 59-32.

Warwick Workman’s Club1 and Sandy’s Boat Club1 would split high break to end up 4-3 for the night. Peter Bromby would win his two games against Keith Smith 42-25 and 49-20. Veteran Wally Tucker won his game by defeating Stuart Mathews 40-24 and Timmy Sousa defeated Martin Siese 55-30. Courtland Furbert/Andre Burgess won the doubles game by defeating Siese/Mathews 45-38.

Steven Bremar captured the high break of 23 for the night.

The association would like to welcome all the new players to the league.

Penny DeSilva is the public relations officer for the Bermuda Snooker League.