Snooker News

Snooker’s Senior Stars to Return to the Crucible Theatre

ROKiT Phones World Seniors Snooker (WSS) is today [5 August 2020] delighted to announce that the 2020 ROKiT Phones World Seniors Snooker Championship will once again be held at Sheffield’s Crucible Theatre from 19-22 August. Won a year ago by the ever-popular ‘People’s Champion’ Jimmy White, the tournament will see a distinguished line-up of 16… Read more »

World Women’s Snooker haven’t given up on 2020 yet

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World Women’s Snooker (WWS) are hoping to return to action this year. The WWS recently set out their “road map” for a return to action to the World Women’s Snooker Tour following postponement of some events due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Recently the WWS took a look back at the 2019/20 season –

Back to School!

All eyes are on Sheffield of course but for some they are over at the English Institute of Sports for Q School 2020. There’s a great preview over on the WPBSA site – Like most of our lives at the moment there is a different feel about Q School this year and it remains to… 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 »

A look back at the World Women’s Snooker 2019/20 Season

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Earlier this year World Women’s Snooker (WWS) picked out some of the highlights of the season. Of course, the end of the season has not concluded in the way that we would have liked with the unavoidable postponement of both the Festival and World Championship tournaments due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, it has nevertheless… Read more »