Tag Archive: Anthony Hamilton

Dec 02 2014

Playing Conditions – A Cause For Concern?

A year ago at the UK Championship, the talk throughout the first week was dominated by that of the suitability of the venue given the shift to a flat 128 format and in 2014, it has been a similar story, with both the sports hall and main arena coming under fire at various stages of …

Continue reading »

Jun 10 2014

News Round-up: Lines Wins Pink Ribbon, Carter Ranking Set To Be Frozen, Wildcards & More…

Following the conclusion of Q School and the qualifying events for the Wuxi Classic and Australian Goldfields Open, there are still another couple of weeks to go until professional snooker returns to our screens with the venue stages of Wuxi towards the end of the month. That said, there have been a number of smaller …

Continue reading »

Jan 31 2013

German Masters 2013: Robbo Marches On, Trump Tumbles

Day two from the Tempodrom and this time there was to be no escape for world number two Judd Trump, as the reigning International Championship winner lost out in a decider to veteran Anthony Hamilton. Click below for a round-up of the day’s results…

Dec 23 2012

Best of 2012: The Best Match

With Christmas upon us and a rare few days away from the baize as hit the end of 2012, it is time again to begin my annual (see 2010 and 2011 results), series of ‘best of’ polls for you to vote in. Accordingly, click below to choose your ‘best match’ of 2012, either from my …

Continue reading »

Nov 20 2012

Closing In On The Cut: December 2012

It feels like yesterday since the previous seedings revision following the International Championship earlier this month, but already the next cut-off is moving ever closer, coming after December’s UK Championship. In fact, for the majority of players on tour, this week’s UK Championship qualifiers will be their last chance to add points to their tally …

Continue reading »

Aug 13 2012

World Snooker Rankings 2012/13: Seedings Revision One Round-Up

The conclusion of the UKPTC2 event in Gloucester today marked the end of the first stage of the 2012/13 season, with the seedings now revised for the upcoming International Championship, snooker’s newest major, in terms of ranking points and prize money at least. Click below for a summary of all of the movers and shakers …

Continue reading »

Feb 06 2012

Closing In On The Cut: Race For The Crucible

Following the conclusion of the German Masters yesterday, there is just one event remaining for the players to earn precious ranking points that in some cases could make the difference between having to win one, two, three or four matches to qualify for the Crucible – or none at all. Click below for my look …

Continue reading »

Sep 08 2011

Shanghai Masters 2011: Hamilton Ousts O’Sullivan

Ronnie O’Sullivan was much fancied to make it out of the top quarter here in Shanghai but he was upset today by a great performance from Anthony Hamilton who made it through to the last eight. Otherwise though it was a day for the top seeds as five of the provisional top six joined him …

Continue reading »

Older posts «