ROBERTS IN THE LEAD The first session of the final In the Auckland amateur billiards championship was played last evening and it ended with E. V. Roberts, 502, in play (breaks of 34, 43, 31, 36, 51, 31) leading J J. Shepherd, 444 (46, 31, 31, 37, 30). Shepherd was leading at 371 to 351 when Roberts made his break of 51 to go to the front for the first time Roberts had the better of the final stages to finish with a useful lead. Both played well to average nearly 10 per cue. The second session will be played this evening commencing at 7.30 p.m.
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BILLIARDS FINAL, Auckland Star, Volume LXXVI, Issue 179, 31 July 1945
BILLIARDS FINAL Auckland Star, Volume LXXVI, Issue 179, 31 July 1945
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