Matt2745

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Date registered: November 5, 2010

Latest posts

  1. The Big 2014 World Championship Preview With Neal Foulds — April 18, 2014
  2. Hearn Teases Davis Wildcard — April 18, 2014
  3. World Championship 2014: Last 32 Draw — April 17, 2014
  4. Crucible Qualifiers 2014: Final Round, Day One Round-Up — April 16, 2014
  5. Glover, Surety & Hallworth Secure Main Tour Cards — April 13, 2014

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  1. 2009/10 Roll Call — 58 comments
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  3. Pocket Money: Is Snooker Sustainable For All? — 49 comments
  4. 2012/13 Roll Call — 40 comments
  5. Snooker Rule Changes Explained by Referee Andy Yates — 30 comments

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Apr 18 2014

The Big 2014 World Championship Preview With Neal Foulds

The three day gap between the conclusion of the final qualifying round for this year’s World Championship and the start of play tomorrow morning at the Crucible makes the job of previewing the tournament ever-more difficult. But this year I am hopeful that I have been able to do the tournament justice, thanks to the …

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Apr 18 2014

Hearn Teases Davis Wildcard

Following the relegation of Steve Davis from the tour following his 10-8 defeat to Craig Steadman at the World Championship qualifiers last week, there have been suggestions from both fans and players alike, for the six-time world champion to be handed a wildcard for next season. Tonight however, Barry Hearn has on Radio 5 Live …

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Apr 17 2014

World Championship 2014: Last 32 Draw

So earlier today, barely 12 hours after Robbie Williams came through a dramatic final frame decider against Fergal O’Brien on a re-spotted black, the last 32 draw for the final stages of the 2014 World Championship was made by World Snooker on their YouTube channel earlier today, click below to view it…

Apr 16 2014

Crucible Qualifiers 2014: Final Round, Day One Round-Up

Tuesday at Ponds Forge saw the confirmation of the first eight qualifiers for the venue stages of this year’s World Championship and there were (on paper at least), some real surprises, with the likes of former champions Graeme Dott and Mark Williams crashing out. Click below for a round-up of the day’s eight qualifiers, with …

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Apr 13 2014

Glover, Surety & Hallworth Secure Main Tour Cards

Alongside the World Championship qualifiers this week we have also seen the staging of the second EBSA play-offs, with 12 players fighting it out for three main tour cards from the start of next season. After two tense days in Sheffield, those places will now go to Ian Glover, Zak Surety and Steven Hallworth, click …

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Apr 07 2014

World Championship 2014: Tour Survival Blog

So it begins, tomorrow will see the start of the 2014 World Championship qualifiers and with them, the climax of the race for main tour places, which I have been talking about so much during the past few months. Though you can view my extended player-by-player guide to tour survival here, this then is the …

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Apr 06 2014

World Championship 2014: Qualifying Preview

With Ding Junhui’s victory in the final of the China Open today, all attention can now switch to the big one – the World Championship, the qualifiers for which start this Tuesday. Click below for my section by section preview of what is always one of my favourite weeks of the year…

Apr 06 2014

Five Star Ding Captures China Open Title

A historic day today for Ding Junhui, who has defeated Neil Robertson 10-5 to win the China Open for a second time, in the process claiming a record-equalling fifth ranking event title of the season. Click below for a few thoughts on the event as a whole…

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