« BackUp to 1,000 snooker enthusiasts in Killarney for All-Ireland Snooker Club Championships

22-1-2016: Teams and officials taking part in the 26th All-Ireland Club Snooker Championship pose for an official photograph moments before the competition started on Friday morning in The Gleneagle Hotel, Killarney. 25 teams from North and South will play round-robin games over the weekend with the final on Sunday night. Included in the photograph are Connie O'Sullivan, Committee Chairman and Andrew Spillane, The Gleneagle Group, main sponsor. Photo: Don MacMonagle Repro free photoUp to 1,000 snooker enthusiasts are in Killarney this weekend for the All-Ireland Snooker Club Championships.

The event is now in its 36th year and is taking place at The Gleneagle Hotel.

Over 280 players on 41 teams from all over the island of Ireland will compete for a place in the finals that will be held on Sunday.

The matches are run over four days and follow on from the Munster Snooker Club Championships, which were also held in The Gleneagle last weekend.