Snooker Blog Category: News & Views

European Billiards & Snooker Association

And then there were three

World Snooker circuit now has three more new UK professionals The European Billiards and Snooker Association (EBSA) Order of Merit play-offs took place recently at the English Institute of Sports alongside the World Snooker Championship qualifiers. Eight players were there by virtue of ranking points won at the two qualifying events, the Paul Hunter Classic... Read more »
World Seniors Masters Finals

The Seniors Masters Finals

The World Seniors Masters - The John Spencer Trophy This is the final event in the hugely successful World Seniors Tour and of course it is only fitting that it is to be played at the spiritual home of snooker, The Crucible Theatre, Sheffield. Two qualifiers, Jonathan Bagley and Michael Judge will join the legends,... Read more »

Field Set for Betfred World Championship

The final line-up for the 2018 Betfred World Championship has today been announced by snooker’s world governing body the WPBSA and World Snooker. Once again, the top 16 players on the world ranking list following the conclusion of the ongoing China Open will be seeded straight through to the final stages of the tournament at... Read more »
World Snooker

Q School Entrants Announced

World Snooker have announced the 190 entrants for Q School 2018 The number of entrants will of course increase as the pros who drop out of the top 64 will be able to enter after the World Championships. I'm surprised to be honest, that the number is as low as this. After all, the introduction... Read more »
The Crucible

2019 World Championship Ticket Sales – A fairer system

Tickets for the 2019 Betfred World Championship at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield will go on sale on the first day of this year’s final, Sunday May 6th. This year, for the first time, tickets on the first day of sale will be available ONLY to fans who are able to book in person at the... Read more »