Development tour player Ciaran Teehan continued his superb recent performances, Following some excellent runs on recent Development Tour weekends, it seems that Ciaran was determined to enter the Challenge Tour with a bang!
Teehan averaged in the mid-high nineties in every round. Going to win the event with a 5-2 final victory over Berry Van Peer. Every round was high quality from Ciaran as his standard did not drop from his first round to the last.
Before the final Teehan had despatched Shane McGuirk, Nick Fulwell, Chris Quantock, Andy Jenkins, Jason Askew, Sean Griffiths and Mike Whitehead, none managed to threaten the youngster or claim more than three legs.
Van Peer enjoyed an excellent run to the final and many will be pleased to see him return to something like his best form. Lisa Ashton was another player noted as being in good shape for event 17 of this year. Although Van Peer put an end to her run it was a tight 5-3 win. Her wins over Wesley Plaisier and Mark Walsh indicate a player in good shape.
Event 18 today and tomorrow’s 19 & 20 promise much more to look forward to.