Australian Eight Ball Federation

2011 World Championships Blog

Renata Delahunty – Runner Up World 8Ball Ladies Singles 2011

South Australian player Renata Delahunty was defeated in the final of the Ladies singles by Emma Cunnigham 8 – 2, played at Blackpool, England on Tuesday July 5th

While Renata would be disappointed with not going all the way and winning the title, she can be very proud of the way she played the whole tournament and as captain and leader of the Ladies team who were defeated narrowly in the Ladies semi final match to eventual winners England, Renata you have made us all very proud and proud to be an Australian on your efforts

Ben Nunan cam also be very proud of his efforts in making the semi final of the Men's singles, losing to eventual winner Adam Davis 10 – 8 in his semi final match – A great effort Benny and like Renata we are proud to call you one of our own and no doubt you can both go further in the coming years and bring home the World title
2011 World Championships – Singles
Nunan and Delahunty through to the semi finals

Ben Nunan has booked a place in this years semi final against Adam Davies to earn a chance to make the final and win the coverted Mens World Singles Title, Nunan disposed of Lee Anderson in his quarter final match 9 – 6, Nunan has made his way through to the semi final defeating Josh Corkett 8 – 7 in his last 64 match followed by Morray Dolan 8 -6 and Clayton Attard 8 – 3

Renata Delahuny the Australian Women's Team Captain has also booked  a spot in the semi finals of the Ladies World Singles and will play Sharon Dickson who defeated the current World Singles Champion in Sue Thompson in her quarter final match, while the task will not be easy for Delahunty with Dickson knocking out the multiple World Champion in Thompson, Delahunty is a great chance to become the second Aussie to make the final and bring home a World Tilte – Go Renata

Renata won her last 64 match 6 – 0 against Ann Meadows, in her last 32 match she defeated fellow Australian player Kolbe Polle 6 – 4, then defeated Catherine Buckley 6 – 0  before beating World Single Runner Up Barbara Taylor 7 – 6

Good Luck from all in Aussie
World Championships 2011 – Over 50's Singles
World Championships Over 50's Singles Final 2011

Terry Bond from Victoria and the current Australian Masters Team Captain was narrowly defeated in the final of the 2011 World Over 50's World Title, played in Blackpool England on Friday July 1st the match went down to the second last frame with Terry narrowly being defeated 8 – 6 in the final, a great effort and from all at the AEBF and in Australia a job well done

Terry Bond
Australia Over 50's World Champions 2011

The Australian Over 50's team consisting of Terry Bond (Victoria), Shan Baker (Western Australia) and John Howson (Victoria) have won the 2011 World Over 50's (Masters) Title

Playing the England 'B' Team in the final the Aussies won 5 – 3, to view the results from all the Australian team matches, player stats and the final score sheet click here

The team manager was Cheryl Congram from Victoria and on behalf of all players and supporters well done guys – WORLD CHAMPIONS