Sean Galligan Wins ‘Quick Fire Knockout’ 2012/13
The Crucible ‘Quick Fire’ Opening knockout Results………
Saturday 27th October saw the kick off of 2012/13 season and The Crubible opening ‘Quick Fire’ Open Knockout – Played over a short Best of 3 Frames.
In the preliminary round Andrew Garnett beat an off-form Harry Ward by two frames to nil. Next round Lee Prickman beat Albert Perez, Mukesh Bakhru beat Steve West, Francis Becerra beat Ernest Clinton and Steve Webber beat Lawrence Sisarello, all by two frames to nil,and Chris Shimidzu beat Dennis Ballester.
In the quarter finals Andrew Garnet beat Mukesh Bakhru, Sean Galligan beat Francis Becerra and Steve Webber beat Chris Shimidzu. The semi finals featured Lee Prickman beating Andrew Garnett and Sean Galligan beating Steve Webber both by two frames to nil!
The final was a daunting game between Lee Prickman and Sean Galligan. The clever money was on Lee, even Sean’s! Lee accordingly took the first, only for Sean to take a scrappy second. In the third Lee took an early lead, Sean came back to take a small lead only for Lee to get back at Sean. And down to the colours, Sean eventually took the frame with the pink ball to win the first “Lightening Knock-Out Game” by two frames to one!
Well played Sean and congratulations!
Well done to all those who participated in what will be the first of many tournaments.