Category Archive: UK Championship

Nov 22 2014

UK Championship 2014: Tournament Preview

Following a weekend in Germany for the Ruhr Open, the snooker circus heads to York on Tuesday for the start of the second most prestigious ranking event on the calendar, the UK Championship in York. Click below for my thoughts on the tournament in general, as well as the shape of the draw and confirmation …

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Nov 06 2014

UK Championship 2014: Draw and Format Available

Following the most recent seedings revision earlier this week, World Snooker have today released the draw and format for the 2014 UK Championship, which is due to run from 25 November until 7 December at the Barbican Centre in York.

Apr 29 2014

UK Championship 2014: Format Available, Semi-Finals Shortened

An interesting change was pointed out to me a few days ago in the Crucible press room in respect of this year’s UK Championship in York, the format for which is available here. For the first time, this season will see the semi-finals reduced in length from 17 to just 11 frames, with the final …

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Feb 22 2014

Provisional 2014/15 Calendar Released, No UK Euro Tour Events

As the Welsh Open continues in Newport, World Snooker have also now released the first provisional calendar for the 2014/15 season, which you can view here. Click below for my initial thoughts and in particular, the main changes compared to the current 2013/14 schedule…

Jan 17 2014

UK Championship To Remain At York Barbican

As regular readers and snooker fans will be aware, during December’s UK Championship, one of the hot topics of debate was the choice of venue for the event, in light of the move to a flat draw, 128 player structure and all of the implications that the changes meant. Yesterday however, there was an interesting …

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Dec 07 2013

Robertson and Selby To Face Off In York Final

They started the year with a final showdown at the Masters in January and tomorrow, Neil Robertson and Mark Selby will face off tomorrow in the final of the 2013 UK Championship in York. Click below for my thoughts ahead of the match…

Dec 07 2013

Selby Hits Snooker’s 100th Max at UK Championship

Congratulations to Mark Selby, who has today made the 100th maximum break in professional competition, during the opening session of his semi-final with Ricky Walden. Click below to read how he did it… Click here to view the updated 147’s list Click here to watch the closing stages of Mark’s max

Dec 04 2013

Masters Race Takes Shape

Tuesday night at the Barbican Centre and it has been a day which has seen the battle for the remaining places at the Masters become clearer, with victories for Robert Milkins and Ricky Walden. Click below for confirmation as to who remains in contention as we had into the second week of the UK Championship…

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