Father and son face off in Fenland pool league’s doubles final

FAMILY bragging rights were at stake when a father and son faced off against each other during a Fenland pool league’s doubles final.

Karl Wales and his dad Chris, both from March, reached the Cherry Automatics March and District Pool League Doubles Knock-Out Cup Final with their respective partners.

The night belonged to 30-year-old Karl who along with his partner Grant Watson thumped Chris and Stuart Dolton 5-0 in a best of nine-frame clash.

Karl said: “I gave my dad a bit of stick prior to the game so I felt a bit of pressure to get one over him.

“I probably wouldn’t have been able to live it down had we lost but to be honest the scoreline was a bit unfair. My mum didn’t watch as she probably didn’t want to take sides but I’ve not really ripped my dad since.


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“However, I’ll still remind him about it from time to time, just for bragging rights of course.”

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