2008 Bridge Bar Cup

Created: Tuesday, 16 August 2011 Last Updated: Tuesday, 12 August 2014 Written by James Byrne

Bridge Bar Summer Finals

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Preview
2008 Summer Cup winner Mike Nulty with tournament sponsor John McGinley
of South West Brick Paving and tournament organizer James Byrne
Preview
2008 Summer Cup runner up Dermot McGuire with tournament sponsor John McGinley
of South West Brick Paving and tournament organizer James Byrne

Final

Mike Nulty 7-5 Dermot McGuire

Mike Naulty from Dungloe (Mike plays for McIntires in Dunkineely) won the 2008 Bridge Bar Summer Cup following a 7-5 victory over Dermot McGuire in a very close match and on a night where some of the best darts seen in the area for a long time were played.

 

Other highlights of the night were 13 dart finishes by Mike and John McGinley, a 124 checkout on the bull by Dermot a 122 finish by John McGinley.

 

Thanks to all who took part over this past two months and to our sponsors South West Brick Paving, Oliver Byrne, An Cistin Restaurant and to all the markers of the boards on the nights and to the management and staff of the Bridge Bar.

Finishes/Legs 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

Mike - x9 x16 x20 - x16 x10 - - x4 x8

Dermot x20 - - - x5 - - x18 x12 - x20 -

Semi finals

Mike Nulty 6-3 Declan Cunningham

John McGinley 4-6 Dermot McGuire

First Round

Mike Nulty 5-1 Kieran Carr

Raymond Hegerty 4-5 Declan Cunningham

John McGinley 5-0 Hugh Doherty

Dermot McGuire 5-1 James Byrne

Bridge Bar Summer Finals

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Preview
2008 Summer Cup winner Mike Nulty with tournament sponsor John McGinley
of South West Brick Paving and tournament organizer James Byrne
Preview
2008 Summer Cup runner up Dermot McGuire with tournament sponsor John McGinley
of South West Brick Paving and tournament organizer James Byrne

Final

Mike Nulty 7-5 Dermot McGuire

Mike Naulty from Dungloe (Mike plays for McIntires in Dunkineely) won the 2008 Bridge Bar Summer Cup following a 7-5 victory over Dermot McGuire in a very close match and on a night where some of the best darts seen in the area for a long time were played.

 

Other highlights of the night were 13 dart finishes by Mike and John McGinley, a 124 checkout on the bull by Dermot a 122 finish by John McGinley.

 

Thanks to all who took part over this past two months and to our sponsors South West Brick Paving, Oliver Byrne, An Cistin Restaurant and to all the markers of the boards on the nights and to the management and staff of the Bridge Bar.

Finishes/Legs 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

Mike - x9 x16 x20 - x16 x10 - - x4 x8

Dermot x20 - - - x5 - - x18 x12 - x20 -

Semi finals

Mike Nulty 6-3 Declan Cunningham

John McGinley 4-6 Dermot McGuire

First Round

Mike Nulty 5-1 Kieran Carr

Raymond Hegerty 4-5 Declan Cunningham

John McGinley 5-0 Hugh Doherty

Dermot McGuire 5-1 James Byrne

Week 1

 

Preview

Round 1 finalists Dermot McGuire and Declan Cunningham

Final

Dermot McGuire 4 Declan Cunningham 0

Semi finals

Dermot McGuire 3 Patrick McNelis 0

Declan Cunningham 3 Mike Naulty 2

Quarter Finals

Dermot McGuire 3 Johnny Byrne 0

Declan Cunningham 3 Kieran Carr 0

Patrick McNelis 3 Garry Gillespie 0

Mike Naulty 3 James Byrne

Week 2

Bridge Bar Summer Cup Round 2

Final

Declan Cunningham 4 Raymond Hegerty 3

Declan Cunningham became the second player through to the Bridge Bar Summer Cup finals following a 4-3 win over Raymond Hegerty in a very entertaining match both players hit 180’s and Raymond had a 140 checkout, Declan and Dermot McGuire are the two players through to the finals.

Semi finals

Raymond Hegerty 3 James Byrne 0

Declan Cunningham 3 Kieran Carr 1

Quarter Finals

James Byrne 3 Johnny Byrne 1

Declan Cunningham 3 Patrick McNelis 0

Raymond Hegerty 3 Sharon Cunningham 1

Kieran Carr 3 Stephen Muirhead 2

 

Preview

Round 1 finalists Raymond Hegerty and Declan Cunningham

 

Week 3

 

Bridge Bar Summer Cup Round 3

 

Preview

Round 3 finalists Adrian Hamilton and John McGinley

 

Final

John McGinley 4 Adrian Hamilton 1

John Con McGinley claimed his place in the Summer Cup finals following a 4-1 over Adrian Hamilton, Adrian took the first leg with a tops finish (this was the first leg John doped on the night), John made it 1-1 with an 82 check out and took the third leg on double 8. John went 3-1 up with a 10 check out and with Adrian sitting on double 16 John took out a 141 finish to win the game; he joins Dermot McGuire and Declan Cunningham in the finals.

Semi finals

Adrian Hamilton 3 Keith Murray 1

John McGinley 3 Naill Cunningham 0

Quarter Finals

John McGinley 3 Johnny Byrne 0

Naill Cunningham 3 Richie Cunningham 2

Adrian Hamilton 3 Jim Craig 1

Keith Murray 3 Patrick McNelis 2

First Round

John McGinley 3 James Byrne 0

Ritchie Cunningham 3 Kieran Carr 1

Jim Craig 3 Colm McNelis 1

Keith Murray 3 Conor Cunningham 1

Naill Cunningham 3 Stephen Muirhead 1

Adrian Hamilton, Johnny Byrne and Patrick McNelis got Byes

Week 4


Bridge Bar Summer Cup Round 4

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Week 4 finalests James Byrne and Mike Naulty

Final

Mike Naulty 4 James Byrne 2

Mike Naulty claimed his place in the Summer Cup finals following a 4-2 over James Byrne, James took the first leg with a double 18 finish; Mike made it 1-1 with the help of a 180 and took the third leg also. James made it 2-2 but Mike threw some good darts to take the remaining games finish to win the match; Mike now joins Dermot McGuire, Declan Cunningham and John McGinley in the finals on August 1st.

Semi finals

Mike Naulty 3 Kieran Carr 1

James Byrne 3 Oisin Clancy 2

Week 5/6


Bridge Bar Summer Cup Round 5/6

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Preview

Round 5 finalists Raymond Hegerty and Kieran Carr

Final

Raymond Hegerty 4 Kieran Carr 0

Raymond Hegerty played some great darts to defeat Kieran Carr in the week 5 Summer Cup final but some consolation for Kieran is that he also qualifies for the finals as there is no darts next Friday due to the Carrick festival.

Semi finals

Raymond Hegerty 3 Keith Murray 0

Kieran Carr 3 James Byrne 2

Quarter Finals

Kieran Carr 3 Naill Cunningham 1

Raymond Hegerty 3 Hugh Doherty Jnr 0

Keith Murray/James Byrne got Byes

Next round Friday 18th June in The Bridge Bar, Carrick at 9.30pmTelephone 086-9969256 or 9739070. Winner on the night receives €50 and a place in the finals in August only 2 rounds left!!.

Qualifiers so far:

Dermot McGuire

Declan Cunningham

John McGinley

Mike Naulty

Raymond Hegerty

Kieran Carr

Week 7


Bridge Bar Summer Cup Round 7

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Preview
Round 7 finalists James Byrne and Keith Murray

Final

James Byrne 4 Keith Murray 2

James Byrne claimed the seventh spot in the Summer Cup Finals following a 4-2 victory over Keith Murray. Keith won the throw for the bull and threw first but it was James who took the first leg with a double 16 finish the second and third legs were won by Keith with double 2 and 4 finishes.

 

 

James won the final three legs of the night with double 4, 16 and 4 finishes. It was a disappointing entry on the night but there is still one more chance to qualify this Friday night.

Semi finals

Keith Murray 3 Brian Craig 0

James Byrne 3 Jim Craig 2

Final round Friday 25th June in The Bridge Bar, Carrick at 9.30pmTelephone 086-9969256 or 9739070.

Winner on the night receives €50 and a place in the finals in August.

Qualifiers so far:

Dermot McGuire, Declan Cunningham, John McGinley, Mike Naulty, Raymond Hegerty, Kieran Carr and James Byrne

Week 8

Bridge Bar Summer Cup Round 8

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Preview
Round 8 finalists Hugh Doherty and Adrian Hamilton

Final

Hugh Doherty 4 Adrian Hamilton 2

Hugh Doherty claimed the final spot in this years Bridge Bar Summer Cup following a 4-2 victory over Adrian Hamilton in the final. Hamilton got off to a good start winning the first leg with a double tops finish, Hugh won the next thee legs with double two finishes in the second and third legs and a 98 checkout in the fourth leg. Adrian made it 3-2 with a double 3 finish but Hugh hit some big scores to win the deciding leg in what was a very entertaining final.

Semi finals

Hugh Doherty 3 Paul Gillespie 1

Adrian Hamilton 3 Keith Murray 1

Quarter finals

Hugh Doherty 3 Johnny Byrne 1

Adrian Hamilton 3 Irwin Muirhead 2

Paul Gillespie 3 Stephen Muirhead 1

Keith Murray Bye

 

2008 Bridge Bar Summer Cup First Round Draw

Friday 1st August First - Two matches start at 9.30pm

Mike Nulty v Kieran Carr (Board 1)

Raymond Hegerty v Declan Cunningham (Board 3)

John McGinley v Hugh Doherty (Board 1)

Dermot McGuire v James Byrne (Board 3)

Matches Best of 9

Semi Finals Best of 11

Final Best of 13

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