Martin secures narrow victory over title rival
Wayne Martin is the new favourite for the Home League title after he emerged victorious from a crunch tie with Keith Holgate. In-form Wayne has a game in hand, so he only has to win his remaining two matches to ensure that he lifts the Home League trophy.
Round 8 Results
Wayne Martin 3-2 Keith Holgate
Keith was potting really well and his safety play was top draw. This helped him take a 1-0 and a 2-1 lead in the match. However Wayne made a few timely 30+ breaks in the final two frames to emerge victorious from this titanic battle between two first class players.
Dave Jobling 3-0 Steve Butler
Steve was outplayed in every department by the impressive Dave who was just far too good on the day. The highlight of the match was a brilliant 62 break by Dave.
Round 9 Fixtures
Steve Whitt v Wayne Martin
Steve Butler v Keith Holgate