Category Archive: World Championship

Mar 03 2015

Reanne Evans To Compete At 2015 World Championship

Last season at the Crucible it was announced that there would be a format change for the 2015 World Championship, with the field extended to 144 players to encompass former world champions and a selection of other invited players at the discretion of the WPBSA. Today it has been announced that one of those players …

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Feb 22 2015

The Crucible Seedings Race 2015

Following John Higgins’ victory at the Welsh Open this evening, we are just four tournaments away from knowing not only who the top 16 players guaranteed to appear at the Crucible Theatre for the 2015 World Championship will be, but also how those players will be seeded in the draw. Click below for a look …

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Jan 18 2015

Reports: World Championship to Stay at the Crucible Until at Least 2017

Big news this morning as it is being reported by ITV News that a new contract has been finalised between World Snooker and the Sheffield City Council for the World Championship to remain at the Crucible for the next three seasons.

May 11 2014

World Championship 2014: Final Thoughts

Though Mark Selby’s World Championship victory may remain fresh in the memory, already amateur snooker has moved on at least with the start of the 2014 Q School, while the professionals will be back in action before the end of the month with the first qualifiers of the 2014/15 season in Gloucester. Click below then …

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May 08 2014

Selby and McBrain Celebrate Crucible Triumph

No doubt many of you will have heard about the events following Mark Selby’s triumph at the Crucible on Monday but for those of you who haven’t, the evening was to take a surreal twist at the traditional after-show party…

May 07 2014

World Championship 2014: Picture Perfect

As the dust settles on Mark Selby’s memorable World Championship victory at the Crucible Theatre, it’s time to look back on the best of my photos from this year’s tournament, including those of the venue, backstage and the people involved in the action…

May 05 2014

Selby Dethrones O’Sullivan To Win 2014 World Championship

Congratulations to Mark Selby, who has tonight defeated Ronnie O’Sullivan 18-14 to win the 2014 World Championship here at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield. Click below for my immediate reaction to Mark’s success, (a more detailed report will follow), as well as all the key facts and figures that you need to know…

May 03 2014

Hendry v Doherty – Photo Special

With Ronnie O’Sullivan defeating Barry Hawkins with a session to spare yesterday, in place of the afternoon session on semi-final Saturday at the Crucible today was an exhibition between former world champions Stephen Hendry and Ken Doherty. With Dennis Taylor also chipping in, with his usual, but still entertaining repertoire of jokes and stories, it …

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