Tournament information for the upcoming 2022 World Women’s Snooker Championship is now available:
The Tour’s flagship event returns for the first time since Reanne Evans claimed her record-extending 12th world title in Thailand back in June 2019 and will be held at the Ding Junhui Snooker Academy at snooker’s spiritual home in Sheffield, England.
The tournament will begin with the staging of the World Women’s Under-21 and Seniors Championships – last held in April 2019 and won by Ploychompoo Laokiatphong and Jenny Poulter respectively – on 10 February, with the main competition to run across the following four days.
There will also be a Challenge Cup competition starting on Sunday for players who do not qualify from the group stages.
Group matches will be played over the best of five frames, knockout rounds to be 7/7/7/9/11.
The format for the Under-21, Seniors and Challenge Cup tournaments will be straight knockout. All matches to be played over the best of five frames.