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What Makes a Great Snooker Player?

Posted on: 18 June 2019

Last edited on: 18 June 2019

What is it about snooker that can keep even a casual fan watching for hours? It is truly amazing to watch a great snooker player create magic from positions that […]

The Top 5 Snooker Players in 2019

Posted on: 12 June 2019

Last edited on: 19 February 2020

Over the last century and a half, since it’s been invented in the UK, snooker grew massively in popularity and is played all around the world. Today, it is an […]

Murphy to Step Down from WPBSA Board

Posted on: 7 June 2019

Last edited on: 7 June 2019

The World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (WPBSA) has today announced that Shaun Murphy has taken the decision to step down from the Board of Directors and his role of […]

How Does Snooker Differ from Other Billiard Sports?

Posted on: 23 April 2019

Last edited on: 23 April 2019

Billiard sports, or cue sports, are sports that are played on a billiard table with a cue stick and billiard balls. The three main types of billiard sports are carom […]

What It Takes To Succeed At Snooker

Posted on: 1 April 2019

Last edited on: 17 September 2019

Playing snooker is a fun way to pass the time, especially if you’re good at it. There are certain skills and abilities you’ll need if you want to improve over […]

Ways to have fun at the pub without snooker

Posted on: 1 April 2019

Last edited on: 5 September 2019

Snooker is one of the most fun activities that you can take part in, especially when the shots are falling. And given its legacy as one of the top pub […]

Miss rule suggestion takes the Biskit

Posted on: 21 December 2018

Last edited on: 24 December 2020

Tim Dunkley takes another look at snooker’s controversial miss rule. Is this the answer?AS YOU know, I’m not one to bang on about the miss rule. Oh, all right, I […]

Why is snooker not as popular as football in the UK?

Posted on: 24 October 2018

Last edited on: 24 October 2018

Snooker is played across the country but struggles to reach anyway near the participation numbers of football. It’s rare you’ll hear a group of lads collectively say ‘let’s go down […]

How have the amateurs got to Ponds Forge?

Posted on: 3 April 2017

Last edited on: 25 June 2020

Of the 128 professional players, 16 qualify automatically for The Crucible. So, in theory there are 16 places to be offered to amateur players. 2016 IBSF Championship winner Soheil Vahedi […]

West of England Open Billiards 2017 – Report

Posted on: 25 March 2017

Last edited on: 14 February 2021

White Wins in the West 18th March 2017 The Galaxy Centre, Torquay played host and sponsor to the West of England Open Billiards Championship 2017. The event attracted exponents of […]

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