Snooker Blog Category: Announcement

Q Tour News

The news regarding Q Tour is that there is no news – yet! The World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (WPBSA) have committed to running the Q Tour but, understandably, this isn’t a practical possibility at the moment. You can read the recent update statement from the WPBSA here The new Q Tour, as described… Read more »

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The Final of the Northern Ireland Amateur Championships 2020

The final of the Northern Ireland Amateur Championships 2020 gets underway this morning at the Antrim Sports Club. This is an all Antrim affair between defending champion Declan Lavery and the man who could possibly be the youngest ever winner Robbie McGuigan. The final starts at 11:00am and you can follow the scoring at https://snookerscores.net/tournament-manager/northern-ireland-amateur-championship-2020/live-scores… Read more »

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Cuestars season set to resume in October

CUESTARS has released details of the remaining under-21 tournaments for the 2019/20 season. Update: Since the original article was published, the advice from the Government has changed. Please see “Season resumption update” on the Cuestars site. Further updates are possible so keep looking! Also, the advice/guidance from the EPSB is being updated See: EPSB Guidance… Read more »

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Drumaness Masters 2020

The Drumaness Masters 2020 will take place from Saturday 24th October – Wednesday 28th October. Invites will go out to the top 16 in Northern Ireland after the NI Championships plus 8 wildcards to play for the £1000 prize money and the Jimmy McGivern Memorial Cup. Further details will appear here when available

Antrim has a new venue!

The 147 Snooker Club and the Pines Snooker and Pool Club have closed but been replaced by the Antrim Sports Club As announced by Mark Allen on Facebook, the new venue will be opening on Saturday 29 August at 6pm. “Kicking off party style…… it will be free pool and snooker(and hopefully darts) all evening… Read more »