Premier League Snooker 2011: Dates and Venues Confirmed (Updated)

A number of you have been asking me recently about the dates for the 2011 Premier League competition and while until recently that information had not been public, it has now been published on the tournament’s official website. Click below to view the dates, while I will also update my tickets page as and when information is made available…

The calendar as published over at is as follows:

Week 1 – August 18, 2011 – Embassy Theatre, Skegness
Semi-finals: John Higgins v Jimmy White, Neil Robertson v Matthew Stevens.
Final: Higgins or White v Robertson or Stevens.

Week 2 – September 1 – K2, Crawley Guildford Spectrum
Semi-finals: Jimmy White v Mark Williams, Ronnie O’Sullivan v Shaun Murphy.
Final: White or Williams v O’Sullivan or Murphy.

Week 3 – September 22 – Ravenscraig Sports Facility, Motherwell
Semi-finals: John Higgins v Neil Robertson, Ding Junhui v Shaun Murphy.
Final: Higgins or Robertson v Ding or Murphy.

Week 4 – September 29 – The Dome, Doncaster
Semi-finals: Ronnie O’Sullivan v Matthew Stevens, Ding Junhui v Ali Carter.
Final: O’Sullivan or Stevens v Ding or Carter.

Week 5 – October 6 – Hutton Moor Leisure Centre, Weston-Super-Mare
Semi-finals: Mark Williams v Judd Trump, John Higgins v Matthew Stevens.
Final: Williams or Trump v Higgins or Stevens.

Week 6 – October 13 – North Solihull, Birmingham Biddulph Leisure Centre, Stoke
Semi-finals: Mark Williams v Ali Carter, Jimmy White v Ding Junhui.
Final: Williams or Carter v White or Ding.

Week 7 – October 20 – Riverside, Exeter
Semi-finals: Ali Carter v Judd Trump, Shaun Murphy v Neil Robertson.
Final: Carter or Trump v Murphy or Robertson.

Week 8 – November 3 – Guildhall, Southampton
Semi-finals: Ronnie O’Sullivan v Judd Trump, Neil Robertson v Ding Junhui.
Final: O’Sullivan or Trump v Robertson or Ding.

Week 9 – November 10 – Spiceball Leisure Centre, Banbury
Semi-finals: John Higgins v Ali Carter, Mark Williams v Matthew Stevens.
Final: Higgins or Carter v Williams or Stevens.

Week 10 – November 17 – Grimsby Auditorium
Semi-finals: Judd Trump v Shaun Murphy, Ronnie O’Sullivan v Jimmy White.
Final: Trump or Murphy v O’Sullivan or White.

Semi-finals Nov 26 Potters Leisure Resort, Hopton on Sea, Norfolk
Semi-finals are the first to five.
2nd v 3rd
and 1st v 4th

Final – Nov 27 – Potters Leisure Resort, Hopton on Sea, Norfolk
The final is the first to seven.
Winner of semi-final 1 v winner of semi-final 2.