International Tournaments (Page 2)

Welsh Open 2013 Draw and Format

  The playing information for the qualifiers and final stages appears below.   In accordance with the new round structure for this event, the Top 16 players will enter the tournament in Round 2 (last 64) and will be required to play one qualifying match at the World Snooker Academy in Sheffield.   However, eight matches from Round 2 (last 64) in the qualifiers will be held over to the final venue and these matches are clearly indicated on the qualifying format and involve [...]

Higgins Wins First Championship League Group

09th January 2013 John Higgins became the first man through to the final group of 2013 Championship League Snooker as he beat Ali Carter 3-1 to take the top spot in Group 1.   Earlier, Higgins had beaten Martin Gould in the semi-finals, following two hard-fought days of round robin play.   Higgins earned £6,300 for his efforts while Carter netted £5,000, including the £500 high break prize for an excellent 140 in the final, and he comes back tomorrow along with Gould and other [...]

Selby The Master Again

  Mark Selby won snooker's biggest invitation event for the third time by beating Neil Robertson 10-6 in the final of the Betfair Masters.   The sport's toughest match player fought his way to an impressive victory in a contest which finished just before midnight at Alexandra Palace. After surging 8-3 in front, he survived a mini-fightback from Robertson to add to the Masters crowns he won in 2008 and 2010.   Selby won the UK Championship last month - beating Shaun Murphy 10-6 [...]

Selby Wins Again In Munich

Mark Selby continued his superb recent form by winning the Arcaden Munich Open in Germany, part of the Betfair European Tour series. Selby captured the UK Championship title last month and regained the world number one ranking, and lived up to that billing by making it back-to-back titles in Munich with a 4-3 defeat of Graeme Dott in the final.   Leicester's 29-year-old Selby also finished top of the Players Tour Championship Order of Merit, by winning the last of ten short [...]

Super Stu takes Premier League title – 25/11/2012

The Final: Judd Trump 2 – 7 Stuart Bingham  83-0 (Trump 83), 0-82 (Bingham 82), 8-100 (Bingham 100), 33-76 (Bingham 31, 32), 9-116 (55, 53), 5-74 (Bingham 61), 101-0 (Trump 101), 9-115 (Bingham 40, 71), 54-58. STUART BINGHAM became the ninth ever player to hold the Premier League Snooker aloft as he defeated Judd Trump 7-2 at the Grimsby Auditorium. The win meant Bingham had gone undefeated through the competition and gave him a total prize haul of £78,000 - [...]

PTC2 8-12 August 2012

UK PTC2 Draw and Format Released UK PTC2 is played from 8-12 August 2012 at the South West Snooker Academy, Gloucester. The Last 128 starts on Friday, 10 August 2012.   Click here for the PTC2 DRAW