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Oldskool finally wins out!!

Niall Docherty aka 'Tiny' finally shed his maiden tag at the IBA Tour held in Navan this past weekend. Showing excellent consistency on tour this year, the Senior Veteran showed experience is never lost and is a vital asset. 


Tour 1:  Finalist

Tour 2: L16

Tour 3: Quarterfinals

Tour 4: Quarterfinals

Tour 5: Winner


His path wasn't easy either beating Irish IPA World championship squad member Martin Carolan, IBA tour winner and No.1 ranked Gavin Cleary before dispatching former European Senior Blackball Champion David 'Lasher' Kelly in the final 7-2.


IBA Tour Event 5

21st-23rd July
Ardboyne Hotel, Navan


IBA Main Event: 

Champion Niall Docherty

Runner Up Dave Kelly


IBA Ladies:

Champion Sandra Bryan

Runner Up Stella Kearney


IBA Plate: 

Champion Joey Morris

Runner Up Graham Murrin

IBA Wheelchair:

Champion Liam Casey

Runner Up Michael Barry


IBA Masters: 

Champion Peter Lucas

Runner Up Peter Austin

IBA Juniors: 

Champion Ciaran Wallace

Runner Up Michael McDonagh