Irish Open

Belfast Indoor Bowls Club – Irish Open
Sat 15 Sep 2018 - Sun 16 Sep 2018
Irish Open
Entries to Irish Open are currently closed.
Drumlin Lane Self Catering
Max Entries
Bowls Rink
Wygreen Original
Raymond Stubbs

The Irish Open is the second of six ranking events of the Short Mat Players Tour 2017-18 season.


  • Players will be in groups of 5 or 6.
  • The top 2 players from each group will qualify for the main Cup.
  • Third and Fourth placed players will qualify for the Plate.
  • The remaining players will qualify for the Shield.
  • Registration is from 7.45am-8.45am Practice is allowed from 8am-8.45am. Play commences at 9am.
  • Group games will be played on Saturday and Sunday morning with the knock-out stages following on Sunday afternoon.

Note: Timings are a guide only and may vary.

Prize Money


Champion £500
Runner-up £200
Third £100
Fourth £50
Quarter Finals £27.50 SMPT Voucher


Plate Champion £55 SMPT Voucher
Plate Runner-up £27.50 SMPT Vocuher


Shield Champion £27.50 SMPT Vocuher

* Prize money and format is subject to entries and prize money will be awarded in the form of vouchers.

Event Information

Location Belfast Indoor Bowls Club – Irish Open
Date Sat 15 Sep 2018 - Sun 16 Sep 2018
Entry Fee £27.50
Max Entries 216
Floor Surface Bowls Rink
Mat Type Wygreen Original

Previous Winners

2018 Raymond Stubbs
2017 Alan Paul
2016 Alan Paul
2015 Dimitri Payne
2014 PJ McCrossan
2013 Andrew Leckey


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