Category Archive: snooker

Sep 22 2015

Weekend Pro-am at O’Sullivans S.C. – 26th September 2015

A heads up for those on the south coast as this Saturday (26th September 2015) there will be a pro-am held at the O’Sullivans Snooker and Pool Club in Bexhill-On-Sea. The action gets underway at 10:30am and will see matches played over the best of seven frames, while there will also be a plate event …

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Sep 21 2015

World Snooker Rankings 2015/16: Revision Two Round-Up

As the dust settles on Kyren Wilson’s remarkable victory at the Shanghai Masters, the official world rankings will now be revised for the second time this season as Kyren is rewarded for his victory with a 32 place rise up the list. Continue reading for more information on the key changes to the seeding list, …

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Sep 19 2015

Trump Takes On Wilson in Shanghai Final

It is no great surprise that 2012 runner-up Judd Trump has successfully navigated his way through to draw to reach his ninth career ranking event final at the Shanghai Masters, but few would have expected his opponent tomorrow to be world number 54 Kyren Wilson who today defeated Mark Allen 6-1 to reach his first …

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Sep 10 2015

Closing In On The Cut: September 2015

It feels like a long time since we last saw the players in ranking event action and indeed it has been, as over two months have passed since July’s Australian Goldfields Open. Next week though the professionals will be back in action at the 2015 Shanghai Masters, with Stuart Bingham looking to defend the title …

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Sep 08 2015

Champion of Champions 2015: Fuerth Update

As well as being a remarkable achievement in its own right, Ali Carter’s victory at the recent Paul Hunter Classic, also secured him a place in the Champion of Champions event for the third successive year. Click below for a look at who will be joining him with just five counting events still to be …

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Aug 28 2015

WPBSA Statement

The WPBSA were today alerted to unusual betting patterns regarding the match between Thanawat Tirapongpaiboon and Martin O’Donnell at the Paul Hunter Classic in Germany. The WPBSA monitor betting on ALL professional snooker and have the most sophisticated methods available today. Working with their partners worldwide and by liaising with the Gambling Commission, the WPBSA …

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Aug 21 2015

Murphy Sets The Social Standard

During the last past five years snooker in general has come a long way in terms of fan interaction, with the rise of social media and the power of the internet allowing us to get closer to the world’s leading players than ever before. While a number of players have undoubtedly boosted their profiles due …

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Aug 19 2015

Last Chance To Complete PSB Survey

Earlier this month I posted a survey about the current state of snooker, looking for the input of the most important people to the sport, the fans. I had stated on Twitter last weekend that I was going to start rounding up the results at the start of this week, but having taken a look …

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