Next Easter will see the 2015 Snooker Spectacular for people with any disability or special needs take place at the Haverhill Ex Servicemens Club – for more information, please click the image above to see the full-size banner for more information.
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 …View full post
World Snooker is delighted to announce Coral as the title sponsor of the 2014 UK Championship. The 2014 Coral UK Championship will run from November 25 to December 7 at the York Barbican with 128 players battling for the coveted trophy and a top prize of £150,000.View full post
Lisbon To Host European Tour EventThe first ever professional snooker event in Portugal will take place in December, as the country’s capital city hosts the Lisbon Open. Running from December 11 to 14 and televised live on Eurosport (Dec 12-14), it will be the fifth European Tour event of the season, with all professional and …View full post
Nov 11 2014
Nov 11 2014
Following Ricky Walden’s victory at the International Championship last week, there are now just two more events to run before one of the most important ranking revisions of the season, as the field for the 2015 Masters is set.
While the situation is now more open than in previous seasons due to the introduction of a prize money based ranking list, it nevertheless remains a race worth looking at and in reality can still be narrowed down to a few key contenders…
Nov 10 2014
Nov 07 2014
Nov 07 2014
When it was first announced that World Snooker would move away from the traditional tiered format of events a couple of years ago, the concern amongst some was that it could lead to a situation where big names might crash out of tournaments at the qualifying stages, resulting in venues and broadcasters being left without their big names.
Nov 06 2014
In recent months the location of this season’s fifth European Tour event scheduled for 12-14 December 2014 has been something of a mystery, but according to the German version of Eurosport’s website at least, the cat would now appear to be out of the bag, with the tournament set to be the first staged in Lisbon, Portugal.