Category Archive: snooker

Jul 03 2015

Allen’s Auction For Ronan Elliott

Followers of his on Twitter will know that Northern Ireland’s Mark Allen is currently involved in various charity events to support six-year-old Ronan Elliott, who is a young boy in Northern Ireland who was born with cerebal palsy.

Jun 24 2015

Closing In On The Cut: July 2015

It might only be June, but following the conclusion of next week’s Australian Goldfields Open we will see the first mid-season seeding revision of the 2015/16 campaign. The revision is a notable one too, with seedings for the Shanghai Masters, another event not to be played under a flat draw format, up for grabs in …

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Jun 11 2015

Champion of Champions 2015: Qualification Criteria

It might be some five months away, but already ten places have been filled for November’s Champion of Champions event, set to be held at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry for a third consecutive year.

May 03 2015

Crucible Celebrities

As ever this year at the World Championship, we have seen more than a few celebrities come along to savour the unique Crucible atmosphere and I have been fortunate enough to have met a couple of them. Click below for a round-up of the notable faces to have made the trip to Sheffield so far …

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May 03 2015

Big Break – Crucible Style

For a third successive year here at the Crucible, an exhibition was required on the final Saturday afternoon due to an early finish in the tournament’s first semi-final, this year between Shaun Murphy and Barry Hawkins. Having already had to put on an exhibition match between Stephen Hendry and Ken Doherty earlier in the tournament, …

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May 02 2015

Murphy Through To Third Crucible Final

Six years after his last Crucible final, Shaun Murphy today booked his place in a World Championship final for a third time with an emphatic 17-9 victory against 2013 runner-up Barry Hawkins.

Apr 29 2015

Interesting – The Review

Whilst I have been fortunate enough to have spent the last two weeks here in Sheffield at the 2015 World Championship, in between sessions to I have also had the opportunity to read the recently released book ‘Interesting’ by Steve Davis. Click below for my thoughts as one of snooker’s all-time greats takes a detailed …

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Apr 27 2015

2015/16 Roll Call

It is that time of year again, as the final main tour places for the 2015/16 season are claimed at a mix of amateur events, both international and also Q School. Click below for my annual ‘roll call’ post, tracking how all of the available professional places will be filled in the coming weeks, although …

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