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Welcome to the Sittingbourne And District Summer Pool League. List below are the links to the Fixtures, Latest Results and League Tables. Below are the rules for the competition.
The Competition is
open to all Public Houses, Clubs and Organisations in the Sittingbourne postal
area with adequate facilities for playing the game of 8 Ball Pool and who have
been approved by The Leagues Committee.
The Competition is
open to both Men and Women over 16 years of age.
will be a 6 Man Team Event to be played on a Monday evening throughout the
Entry Fee for The
Competition will be £12 per team
A Team may register
as many players as they wish for the above set fee.
Once a player has
played for one team they may not transfer or play for any other team in the
League for the rest of the Competition.
For the first round
of the Competition teams entered will be divided by means of a draw into Groups,
each team will play all the other teams in their Group once only.
All games will be
played on a home or away basis (5 home and 4 away or 4 home and 5 away, first
named team at home)
A Team will consist
of 6 players minimum and each player of the team may play up to 2 Singles Game.
After the first set of 6 reserves may be played to make a total of 12 frames per
The first game of a
match will start at 8-00pm sharp.
In order to play a
match, a team must field at least 4 (four) players. Failing to do so will result
in the loss of the match by a score of 12 (twelve) frames to Nil
A team may forfeit
a frame if they are not present at 8-00pm. Further frames will be forfeited at
15 minutes intervals up until 9-00pm. Should a team not be present by 9-00pm
then they will forfeit the match.
Captains will enter
their players names in their order of play on the result sheet for the first 6
frames, and then frames should be played in the order as listed on the result
Teams to break
alternatively (toss for first frame)
Games to be
Refereed alternatively by each team (toss for first frame).
Both Captains to
complete a Result Sheet and make sure it is filled in correctly. The Result
Sheet to be sent into The League Headquarters (The Ship Inn, East Street) by the
Friday following the match.
3 Points will be
awarded for each match to the winning team. 1 Point will be awarded to each side
for a draw.
The top four teams
in each group will go through to the next stage of the Competition. Quarter
Final matches will be played on a neutral venue unless teams playing are from
the same venue.
In the event of 2
teams having the same points and frame difference, then the team that beat the
other when they met be deemed the winners and will go through to the next round.
rounds will be played on a straight knockout basis with the winning team
proceeding through to the next round.
In the knockout
stage should a result finish 6 all a one frame playoff will take place. Each
Captain will select one player who played on the night to play the one frame
All other Rules
concerning match procedure, objections etc, where they may apply are as laid
down in The Sittingbourne & District Pool League Rules as for the normal
Winter League Games
Trophies will be
awarded to The Winners, Runners-up and to the third and fourth placed teams in
the Competition. (Max 7 trophies per team)
Members of Teams
that fails to complete their fixtures will be subject to a fine of £10 and the
players in that team will be suspended from playing in The Winter League until
such time as the fine is paid.