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Evans Wins Record 12th World Championship Title

England's Reanne Evans has won the World Women's Snooker Championship for a record-extending 12th time following a 6-3 victory against Thailand's Nutcharut Wongharuthai in Bangkok this evening. The world number one has had to watch Hong Kong's Ng On Yee lift the trophy during each of the past two years since her last success in 2016 but this time was ... More

Thailand Lifts Women’s Snooker World Cup

Thailand has claimed a home victory at the inaugural Women’s Snooker World Cup following a dominant performance by Waratthanun Sukritthanes and Baipat Siripaporn at the Hi-End Snooker Club in Bangkok. View all results from the Women's Snooker World Cup The pair, who made up Thailand’s A team in the competition began the day with a 4-0 success ... More

2018/19 EASB Finals Weekend Review: Sargeant Seals English Amateur Success

Brandon Sargeant added his name to the long, illustrious list of former champions after producing an impressive comeback in the final of the 2019 English Amateur Snooker Championship at the Star Snooker Academy in Sheffield, last weekend. This latest edition of the sport’s oldest event began back in January when hopefuls contested regional heats across ... More

Ford Motors To 147

Tom Ford made the fourth maximum break of his career in the last frame of a 6-1 win over Fraser Patrick at the International Championship qualifiers in Sheffield. View the full 147s list Leicester’s 35-year-old Ford becomes one of only ten players to make four or more official 147s. A new bonus system means that if there are 20 or more maximum ... More

EPSB Statement

On Sunday 16th June 2019 the English Association of Snooker and Billiards (EASB) held an Extraordinary General Meeting in Sheffield, in accordance with a Notice sent out to all members on 26th May. At the meeting a resolution was passed in favour of the transfer of operations and assets of EASB to the English Partnership for Snooker and Billiards (EPSB), ... More

World Women’s Snooker Championship Launched in Thailand

This year’s editions of the World Women’s Snooker Championship and the Women’s Snooker World Cup were officially launched this evening at a special welcome ceremony at the Hi-End Snooker Club in Bangkok, Thailand. Hosted by our friends at Hi-End Snooker and the Billiard Sports Association of Thailand (BSAT), the ceremony was well-attended by ... More

Women’s Snooker Set for Thailand

World Women’s Snooker is set to witness its biggest week for a generation with the staging of two prestigious international competitions in Bangkok, Thailand. To be held at the spectacular Hi-End Snooker Club with the support of the Billiard Sports Association of Thailand and the World Snooker Federation, the event will be headlined by this year’s ... More

Hanssens Reclaims Belgian Snooker Title

Kevin Hanssens claimed his second Belgian National Snooker Championship at the Play Ball Snooker Centre in Hasselt earlier this month. The Belgium Billiards and Snooker Association (BBSA), a member of the World Snooker Federation, held several national championships that were broken down into stages across five weeks. First competed for in 1984, this ... More

Talking Solutions Supports Snooker Professionals

In September 2017 the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association announced a new partnership with Brian Langshaw of Talking Solutions Ltd for the provision of mental health support for main tour snooker players. The agreement represents an important element of the WPBSA’s commitment to the Mental Health Charter for Sport and Recreation, of ... More

Lindblom’s Swedish Snooker Success

Simon Lindblom came through a nervy conclusion in the final to win his second Swedish National Snooker Championship earlier this month. A title first contested for in 1984, the latest annual edition of the event was held across four days at the Snookerhallen venue in the capital city of Stockholm. The main draw consisted of 32 players made up of 24 seeds ... More