James Barton, a player who plied his trade mainly on the Challenge Tour has passed away at the age of 38.

Barton was recently a quarter-finalist in Challenge Tour Event Seven losing out to eventual finalist Mark Walsh.
Joe Cullen was one of the players to take to Twitter to speak about the news; he said he is ‘absolutely devastated’.
The Rockstar went on to say that they shared a room when he started to play; he summed it up by signing off the message with ‘Will miss you mate’


Author: Samuel Gill