Category Archive: UK Championship

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…

Nov 30 2013

UK Championship 2013: Day Five Blog

No blog yesterday as I took a day’s rest from the UK Championship in York, but back in action today for the final four matches of the last 128, as well as the start of the second round…

Nov 29 2013

UK Championship 2013: Day Three Blog

Day three at the UK Championship proved to be the longest of the tournament so far, with the final match not concluding until 2:18am the following morning. More headline grabbing however proved to be the comments of the likes of Judd Trump, Ali Carter and Graeme Dott, as the new format this year continues to …

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