Mercer crowned 2018 Golden Cue champion

Last Thursday night saw the grand final and presentation of the 2018 Foster's Golden Cue at Ighten Leigh.

Friday, 13th July 2018, 9:00 am
Updated Monday, 16th July 2018, 5:07 pm
Peter Mercer

The final was contested by large table champion Jonathan Hannan and small table champion Peter Mercer – who previously won the title in 2009 while Hannan was a debutant in the competition.

It was neck and neck after four frames, tied at 2-2, but Mercer used all his experience to take two frames on the bounce to seal victory with a 4-2 win that sees him finish as overall champion for 2018.

Hannan had secured the large table title with a 4-2 victory 0ver Stephen Croft, in a superb match with some top quality snooker played throughout.

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And Mercer won the small table title with a 4-2 victory over the brilliant Adam Haslam.

l The Burnley Snooker League’s registration meeting is held on Thursday, August 2nd, at Lowerhouse Canteen.

The meeting starts at 7-30 p.m., and registration forms available from the main league website www.burnleysnooker.leaguerepublic.com or facebook page.