Snooker Blog Category: News & Views

Rule Book

Seven things wrong with snooker’s miss rule

A DISTURBING and rather sad trend is changing the way snooker is played at an amateur level. And it’s all down to our old friend, the miss rule. First of all, I have no problem with the miss rule – regardless of what the title of this article says. 1. Three strikes and you’re out... Read more »

Sean Maddocks – Officially the World Record Holder

Sean Maddocks is now officially the youngest player ever to score a competitive 147 break. In July 2017 during the LITEtask pro-am series at the Northern Snooker Centre in Leeds, Maddocks beat Ronnie O'Sullivan's long standing record by 8 days. Sean's coach, Neil Johnson, said on Facebook that he's "... so pleased for this hardworking... Read more »

Assetereum to Sponsor the 2018 World Seniors Snooker Championship

A welcome from the king of the crucible @SHendry775 for our title sponsor in scunthorpe next month @TheBathsHall @NorthLincsCNews @ScunTelegraph #daretodream pic.twitter.com/FL2Lq1PNfi — Jason Francis (@Snookerlegends) February 20, 2018