Category Archive: Welsh Open

Dec 20 2014

Welsh Open 2015: Draw and Format Available

As we arrive at the end of 2014 in snooker terms, World Snooker have today announced both the draw and format for the 2015 Welsh Open, which moves from its regular venue at the Newport Centre to the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff this season.

Mar 02 2014

O’Sullivan Max Seals Third Welsh Crown

Even by Ronnie O’Sullivan’s standards, tonight we saw something special from him as he not only defeated Ding Junhui 9-3 to win the Welsh Open title for the third time in his career, but did so with a record 12th maximum break in the final frame. Click below for more…

Feb 24 2014

Welsh Open 2014: Maguire Sneaks Through

Monday at the Newport Centre and today we have seen the start of the last 64 of the Welsh Open, as the television coverage got underway on BBC2 Wales and Eurosport…

Feb 22 2014

Welsh Open 2014: Friday Format Tweaked

World Snooker have today published the schedule for Monday’s play at the Welsh Open, which you can now view here to see who will be getting the last 64 stage underway. There is also an interesting line for anyone who is planning on attending the Newport Centre on Friday, as there has been a subtle …

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Feb 19 2014

Welsh Open 2014: Day One Wrap

Day one at the Welsh Open in Newport and it has been a case of so far, so good for the top players in action, with former champions Stephen Maguire, Ding Junhui, Ali Carter and Ronnie O’Sullivan among the winners today. Click below for a round-up of Wednesday’s action at the Newport Centre…

Feb 18 2014

Welsh Open 2014: Starts Wednesday

Hot on the heels of the China Open qualifiers which only finished earlier today, the snooker circus continues tomorrow with the start of 11 days of action at the 2014 Welsh Open, which looks set to be the last to be staged at the Newport Centre. Much like the UK Championship earlier in the campaign, …

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Feb 07 2014

Welsh Open 2014: Draw and Format Available

I have probably had more tweets about this than anything else over the past week, but World Snooker have now published the draw and format for this season’s Welsh Open here. Again, matches will be played over the best of just 7 frames up until the last 16, while the eagle eyed amongst you will …

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Jan 17 2014

Welsh Open To Leave Newport Centre?

More venue news this evening, as it appears as though after a decade at the Newport Centre, not to mention a further seven years dating back to 1992, the Welsh Open could well be looking for a new home following the 2014 event next month…

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