T he city’s Irish pubs were well represented at the Tullamore Dew 9-Ball Pool Invitational, a 16-team tournament at Pool-Pub Copenhagen in Nordvest on January 7.
Gus from the Dubliner,
and Gareth from the Downtown Dubliner.
But only one team could prevail through the group stage and eight-team knockout, and this year the trophy belonged to the Shamrock Inn, the capital’s oldest Irish watering hole.
They promptly knocked out that same Globe team in the semis after John, the player of the tournament, potted the nine-ball off the break.