Tag Archive: Barry Hawkins

Aug 02 2015

Hawk Swoops For Riga Title

Barry Hawkins is the 2015 Riga Open champion after the world number eight defeated Leicester’s Tom Ford 4-1 this evening. Having dropped the opening frame, he made short work of the next four to make the perfect start to the new season, after he elected not to enter last month’s Australian Goldfields Open. He earns …

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Jun 24 2015

Closing In On The Cut: July 2015

It might only be June, but following the conclusion of next week’s Australian Goldfields Open we will see the first mid-season seeding revision of the 2015/16 campaign. The revision is a notable one too, with seedings for the Shanghai Masters, another event not to be played under a flat draw format, up for grabs in …

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May 02 2015

Murphy Through To Third Crucible Final

Six years after his last Crucible final, Shaun Murphy today booked his place in a World Championship final for a third time with an emphatic 17-9 victory against 2013 runner-up Barry Hawkins.

Apr 30 2015

The One Table

Following a dramatic day of quarter-finals at the Crucible Theatre yesterday, we are now down to just one table as the sport’s most cramped venue suddenly becomes its most spacious. Click below for a few thoughts and a look back at those last eight matches…

Apr 26 2015

Griffiths In Demand

Following his defeat to Barry Hawkins at the World Championship yesterday, Mark Allen gave an interesting press conference in which amongst other things, he discussed how much he is looking forward to working with Terry Griffiths again next season. But who will join him in that association from this summer?

Apr 23 2015

Mount Reflects On Snooker Journey

The conclusion of this year’s World Championship will mark not only the end of another long season, but also the end of an era in snooker as On Q Promotions will cease to act as a snooker management company. With founder Paul Mount, his daughter Sarah and the rest of the team at the South …

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Apr 23 2015

First Round Impressions

Today marks the first ‘middle Thursday’ of the World Championship where as is tradition, the first round will come to an end and the second round gets underway. Now that we have seen all of the seeds in action, click below for a few impressions and thoughts about the tournament, with the field now almost …

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Apr 20 2015

Crucible Diary 2015: Day Three

Day three at the Crucible and already we have had some early morning drama with another deciding frame finish between Barry Hawkins and Matt Selt… Click below for the third of my daily blogs from the Crucible…

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