Snooker Blog Category: Articles

Lindrum: The Uncrowned King

I recently received the following from Jan Lindrum. Unfortunately, due to the global pandemic we have not, as yet, been able to launch The Variety Club Horace Lindrum Challenge and The Variety Club Lindrum Masters but we are monitoring the situation and we will keep you posted. In the interim we have released Lindrum: The Uncrowned King, the 6-camera capture of… Read more »


Are We Set for a Change in Snooker’s Champions Over the Next Few Years?

Refreshingly, snooker is a sport where rules largely remain constant. You certainly won’t find anything on the level of the VAR debate in football, where rule-makers have deployed technology to try and improve the game. Snooker already has a formula that works perfectly, which means that big changes to the sport come from the players… Read more »

How the amateurs fared at this year’s World Snooker Championship

There was greater interest than usual in the amateurs at the 2020 World Snooker Championship Qualifying stage. Guest blogger Cluster of Reds writes: In 2019 James Cahill became the first amateur ever to qualify for the World Championships and to win in the same tournament. Cahill beat Ronnie O’Sullivan 10-8 in one of the greatest… Read more »


Does a Permanent Summer World Snooker Championships Make Sense?

For many years, we have enjoyed the feast of snooker that comes around in April and May, culminating with the World Snooker Championships. Almost every single sport has been turned upside down over the past few months and snooker has been a part of that. The 2020 World Championships will begin on July 31, a… Read more »

Streaming Options For The World Snooker Championship 2020

The World Snooker Championship is the showpiece on the snooker calendar. This year’s tournament is underway, with the sports top players battling it out to secure the biggest prize in snooker. Although the world has been thrown into chaos recently, there are still plenty of ways for fans to get involved and enjoy the action…. Read more »