Snooker Blog Category: Disability

WDBS and CASPD Meeting

Disability Snooker Welcomed in China

Officials from World Disability Billiards and Snooker (WDBS) recently visited the China Administration of Sports for Persons with Disabilities (CASPD) to explore future partnership opportunities. Nigel Mawer QPM, chairman of WDBS and WPBSA Sport Development Manager Chris Hornby met with Mr Wu Secretary of the Party Committee for CASPD and his team at the Chinese... Read more »
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WDBS to Stage Landmark Learning Disability Snooker Event

World Disability Billiards and Snooker (WDBS) are excited to announce the first staging of the Humber Classic – the first-ever WDBS event to include a weekend Group 6 tournament exclusively for players with learning disabilities. The landmark event will run from 17-19 August 2018, beginning with a Friday open day for people with all disabilities to... Read more »
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Daniel Lee Wins WDBS Welsh Open

Daniel Lee emerged victorious from a record-breaking field of 55 players to win this year’s Welsh Open in Cwmbran following a 2-1 victory against Aslam Abubaker. Organised by World Disability Billiards and Snooker (WDBS), the event returned to Redz Snooker Club following a successful first staging a year ago and once again welcomed players with... Read more »
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WDBS Season kicks off in Cwmbran

This weekend sees the start of the World Disability Billiards and Snooker (WDBS) 2018/19 season, kicking off with the Welsh Open at Redz Snooker Club in Cwmbran. The unique event will once again see players from all eight disability classification groups compete against each other with matches to be played under the 6-Red format of... Read more »
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Derby Success for Neale and Ahmed

The Paul Hunter Disability Classic successfully returned to the Cueball Derby last weekend as World Disability Billiards and Snooker (WDBS) staged its latest event for players with learning and sensory disabilities. The final event of the 2017/18 season, the weekend saw a significant increase in entries from the inaugural competition at the same venue a... Read more »