Nominations open for women’s snooker titles

first_imgPNG Billiards and Snooker Vice President, John Chan said nomination and registration fees are K150 per player.The tournament is scheduled to be held from May 24-28.  Forty players will take part in the tournament.The tournament will be held at the Lamana Q Club, Dragon’s Den, Laguna Hotel and Aviat Club – registration forms can be picked up from the four venues.“Nomination and registration for players out of Port Moresby will close on May 18 and for those players in Port Moresby, it will close on May 23,” said Chan.He said registration and briefing will be held at 5pm on Monday May 23 at the Dragons Den. “The tournament will start on Tuesday and end with the finals on Saturday May 28,” Chan said.“We are looking at 40 players again this year and being the National Championships, preference will be given to ranked players. But in saying that, there will be enough spot up for grabs,” said Chan.“We are grateful to the four venues management and staff for the use of their facilities and hosting this premier women’s event.Chan added the tournament director will be Richard Whitchurch and an announcement by naming rights sponsors NGCB is expected to made early next week.“This will be the second year NGCB has supported women in snooker in PNG and I thank them for their continued support,” said Chan.last_img read more