Written by Michael Day, published on the 10th August 2015
LEFT - Runner-Up Ka Wai Cheung
ABOVE - The trophies handed out over the event
Both pictures courtesy of the South West Snooker Academy Facebook page
Youth Snooker - 2015 MIUS Cup European Under 18's Championship
30th July - 2nd August 2015 / South West Snooker Academy, Gloucester, England
GILLEN GETS THE GLORY
Lewis Gillen of England took the annual MIUS Cup European Under 18’s Championship at the magnificent South West Snooker Academy in Gloucester.
The 17 year old from snooker hotbed Leeds came through the 60 player field with entrants from Europe and beyond.
Initially divided into 12 round robin groups of 5, players aimed to qualify for the knockout stages.
Gillen narrowly defeated Hong Kong’s Ka Wai Cheung 4-3 in the final.
More results to follow.
Lewis Gillen is presented the trophy by South West Snooker Academy maestro Paul Mount. Picture courtesy of the South West Snooker Academy Facebook page.