The qualifiers for the maiden edition Nicon Town Pool Top4 Challenge Series emerged on Sunday, 18th August, 2019 at 12.00 midnight. Amongst the four qualifiers that made the cut include Charles Agbezin, Joshua Brume, Chief Barr Chijioke Isiolu (a.k.a Jokes man) and Babatunde Odukoya.
The maiden edition Nicon Town Pool Top4 Challenge will be holding on Saturday, 24th August 2019 at the Nicon Town Recreational Center of Nicon Town Estate, Lekki.
The Top4 Challenge Series is a monthly TYPE A event on the Snooker and Pool Players Alliance (SPPA) tournament classification where eligibility is restricted to only the Top 4 ranked players on the leaders ladder an accredited Bar or club using the computerize Cue Sports Management and Players Ranking System.
Charles Agbezin topped the ladder with 1054.50 points, Joshua Brume is second with 1044.00 point, Chijioke Isiolu is third with 1024.00 and Babatunde Odunkoya qualifies with 1024.00.
Karo Ekewenu with 1032.50 lost 29 points and ended with 1003.50 after a history making 9 – 0 loss to Chijioke Isiolu alias “Jokes Man” opening a Top4 selection possible.
Chijioke Isiolu alias Jokes man who was not within the Top 15 players on the Nicon Town Pool Leaders Ladder as at 17th August 2019 was at smoking in his battle at Karo thereby earning his top four ticket with a 1040.00 points placing him third on the Nicon Town Pool leaders ladder.
asentv.tv spoke to one of the qualifiers, Chief Barr Chijoke Isiolu, Company Secretary/Legal Adviser SPOG Petrochemical ltd
“Since the establishment of the Nicon Town Pool and the computerized ranking, it has given some of us the opportunity to play the game we love so much and practice almost on a weekly basis. I have seen my game improve tremendously over the past two weeks. I am ready and confident that we will have a very interesting tournament”
Nicon Town Pool, an affiliation of the Snooker and Pool Players Alliance (SPPA) is the Snooker and Pool section of Nicon Town Recreational Center of Nicon Town Estate, Lekki. The section has 48 registered members. The Pool Table of the section is managed using the computerize Cue Sports Management and Players Ranking System.