IPA Ranking Event comes to Carrick


After the success of the ranking tournament in Lough Allen Hotel and Spa Drumshambo last year, The Irish Pool Association will be holding their 3rd ranking event in The Bush Hotel Carrick On Shannon Leitrim.

The ranking event is held over three days from the 23rd Nov to the 25th of Nov and will feature competitions in the Men’s, Ladies, Over 50’s, Juniors and Under 23 categories. There are only 6 of these events held during the year and the best players from around the country will be there to compete and see if they can win this Irish ranking event in their category.


At the last event in Cavan, Leitrim was well represented with Donnelly, Crossan, Gaffney, McSharry and Kilmartin all making the last 32, with Donnelly and McSharry progressing to the last 16.

In the U23 section, Lee McSharry made it to the semis before narrowly losing 5-3 to the eventual winner Jordan Synott.

In the shield section, a huge congratulations to Kevin McWeeney who won out the shield section. Also to Maurice Cullen on reaching the last 16 of the shield.


Play will resume fri evening 23rd Nov with session 1 starting at 7PM. Session 2 is on sat morning 10am session 3 at 1.30pm and session 4 at 7PM. Best of luck to all the participants.