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Champion of Champions 2019 – Shanghai Update

Reigning world women's snooker champion Reanne Evans is now assured of her place at this season's ManBetX Champion of Champions following victory for Ronnie O'Sullivan at the Shanghai Masters last Sunday. With defending champion O'Sullivan already safely qualified for the event, there are now just three remaining counting events between now and November, ... More

Evans Claims Record Ninth UK Crown

Reanne Evans has defeated Maria Catalano 4-2 to capture the UK Women’s Snooker Championship for a record-extending ninth time at the Northern Snooker Centre in Leeds. The victory sees the world number one maintain her current 11-month unbeaten run on the World Women’s Snooker Tour, which has now seen her claim seven consecutive titles and is her ... More

Rocket Lands Third Straight Shanghai Title

Ronnie O’Sullivan was victorious in a thrilling final with Shaun Murphy 11-9 to win the Shanghai Masters for a third year in a row. O’Sullivan, who in total has four Shanghai Masters titles to his name, has now won 15 consecutive matches in the city. His victory last season came after defeating Barry Hawkins by an 11-9 scoreline in the final. ... More

Jersey Joy for Wallace

Patrick Wallace will compete at next month’s 2019 ROKiTPhones.com UK Seniors Snooker Championship in Hull after he won qualifying event three in Jersey last weekend. Held at the First Tower Billiards and Snooker Club in St. Helier, a quality field assembled for what was the penultimate opportunity to clinch a place in the main draw at the Bonus ... More

Champion of Champions 2019 – Bangkok Update

Reanne Evans and Jimmy White moved a step closer to qualification for this season's ManBetX Champion of Champions after Stephen Maguire claimed victory at the SangSom 6-Red World Championship on Saturday. With Scotland's Maguire already qualified for the event following his World Cup win alongside John Higgins earlier in the summer, his latest success ... More

Maguire Wins SangSom 6-Red World Championship for Second Time

Stephen Maguire won a tartan tussle against John Higgins 8-6 in the final of the SangSom 6-Red World Championship to win the title for the second time in Bangkok. It’s a first individual title for world number 15 Maguire since he won the 2014 Lisbon Open. He also won the 6-Red title earlier that year. In an exciting final, Glasgow’s 38-year-old ... More

New Rulebook Updated

Since the publication of the new Rulebook for Snooker and English Billiards on August 12 and after several seminars with referees and referees’ examiners, the Rules Committee felt that an updated version was needed. Jan Verhaas, Chairman of the WPBSA Rules Committee said: “This update was needed, mainly to fix a number of grammatical issues, but we ... More

Five Star Aly’s American Snooker Title

Ahmed Aly Elsayed made history as he claimed a fifth United States National Snooker Championship title at the Q-Ball Houston in Texas on Labor Day. Players from several different states took part in the annual four-day event; the most prestigious on the United States Snooker Association (USSA) calendar. Defending champion Aly qualified for the ... More

Cheung The Champ At Challenge Tour One

Hong Kong’s 20-year-old Ka Wai Cheung won the opening event of the 2019-20 Challenge Tour series, beating Oliver Brown 3-1 in the final. Full event results at World Snooker Cheung won six matches at the tournament in Nuremberg, Germany, to take the £2,000 top prize and win a Challenge Tour event for the first time. The top player in the ... More

September on the Baize

While there may be a few more weeks to wait until the start of the next ranking event on the World Snooker Tour, that does not mean that September is a quiet month ahead with several tournaments to be contested during the coming month. Here we preview all of the upcoming action both on the professional tour and various amateur circuits over the weeks ... More