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Agnes Davies Snooker champion from Ammanford, Wales

Agnes Davies

Agnes played as an international for Wales in 1939 and was still an international in 1999.

Connection: From Ammanford.

comment by:globalsnooker
Agnes was Agnes Morris, her father ran a one table billiard hall in Ammanford and therefore Agnes was designated as a professional. She won the 'English' title in 1939 and won it again in 1979. She first represented Wales at snooker and billiards in 1939, her last match was in 1999. She is life president of the World Ladies Association you can find more information on Agnes and other Welsh snooker players at www.globalsnookercentre.co.uk.