Ken Doherty won the CRS Seniors UK Championship at the Bonus Arena Hull
He beat Igor Figuereido by 4-1 in the Final
The competition was held over two days, 24 and 25 October 2018. A golf day and a gala dinner were organised on the 23rd of October, with Steve Davis a guest star, performing a cabaret trick shots.
Legend Tony Knowles, although not playing in the competition, was at the dinner. As was the Mayor of Hull…
On the first day of play, 24 October, there were three sessions.
Morning session – Last 12
Leo Fernandez 3-1 John Parrott
Kwan Poomjang 3-0 Dennis Taylor
Afternoon session – Last 12
Igor Figuereido 3-0 Joe Johnson
Rodney Goggins 3-0 Cliff Thorburn
Kwan Poomjang 3-0 Jimmy White (defending champion)
Leo Fernandez 3-2 Stephen Hendry. Hendry was 2-0 down, came back to force a re-spotted black shootout, but ii’s Leo who won it.
The evening session attracted an impressive crowd.
On the Finals day, there were also three sessions
Morning session – QF
Igor Figuereido 3-0 Aaron Canavan
Ken Doherty 3-0 Rodney Goggins
Afternoon session – SF
Igor Figuereido 3-0 Leo Fernandez
Ken Doherty 3-0 Kwan Poomjang
The Final :
Ken Doherty 4-1 Igor Figuereido