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Fernandez Seals World Seniors Crucible Return

Leo Fernandez defeated Rodney Goggins 4-2 to become the second player to guarantee their place at next year’s ROKiTPhones.com World Seniors Snooker Championship by winning last weekend’s bumper qualifying event at the Crucible Sports and Social Club.  Held across three days, over 80 players competed at the Newbury based venue, all vying for a ... More

Robertson Beats Trump In Classic Final

Neil Robertson edged out Judd Trump 10-9 in what he described as the best match he had ever played to win the ManBetX Champion of Champions for the second time. In an enthralling finish in Coventry, Robertson came from the ‘snookers required’ stage to steal the 18th frame on a respotted black, then closed out the contest in style with a century in ... More

Race to the Masters 2020: Two to Go

There are now just two ranking events remaining before the all-important seeding cut-off to determine the field for this season’s Dafabet Masters. View the latest standings in the Race to the Masters View the prize money schedule for the 2019/20 season Won last season for the first time by current world number one Judd Trump, snooker’s most ... More

Bakradze Claims a Hat Trick of Georgian Snooker Titles

Defending champion Nodar Bakradze retained his title at the recent 2019 Georgian National Snooker Championship.  Organised by the Georgian Snooker Association and held at the Star Snooker Academy in the capital city of Tbilisi, this was the fourth annual edition of the most important event on their domestic circuit.   As last year’s winner, ... More

New College Event Launched in China

The inaugural "HengYu Cup" Jiangsu College Billiards and Snooker Championship was launched last week at the at Nanjing Audit University in China. Hosted by the Jiangsu Provincial Student Sports Association's College Work Committee and supported by Jiangsu Provincial Sports Federation, the event was opened by several distinguished dignitaries including ... More

Trump Beats Un-Nooh In Yushan Final

Judd Trump strengthened his status as snooker’s leading player by beating Thepchaiya Un-Nooh 10-5 in the final of the Zhiyuan World Open in Yushan. View the updated provisional seedings list (for the Northern Ireland Open) View the updated provisional end of season rankings View the updated Race to the Masters Despite a late rally from ... More

World Class Snooker Facility Opened in Yushan

The Zhiyuan World Open has this week seen world class snooker played at the all-new Yushan Sports Center for the first time follow the successful launch of the venue in China. The prestigious ranking event is being held in Yushan for a fourth successive year with Ali Carter, Ding Junhui and most recently Mark Williams having emerged victorious in the ... More

November on the Baize

Today we look ahead to November on the baize with several prestigious titles set to be contested across tournaments organised by World Snooker and the WPBSA Group. Here we preview all of the upcoming action both on the professional tour and various amateur circuits over the weeks ahead. View the latest provisional seedings list View the provisional ... More

Judge Victorious at ROKiT UK Seniors Snooker Championship

Ireland’s Michael Judge has defeated Jimmy White 4-2 to claim the ROKiT Phones.com UK Seniors Snooker Championship title at the Bonus Arena in Hull on Friday evening. View the final results from the event The 44-year-old, who previously reached the semi-finals of the Grand Prix back in 2004, was competing in his first televised final having come ... More

Snooker Stars Visit Haining School

WPBSA Chairman Jason Ferguson and Vice Chairman Nigel Mawer QPM were among a group who visited Ziwei Primary School in Haining during the China Billiards and Snooker Association tournament this week. They were joined by professional players including Zhao Xintong, Elliot Slessor and Jackson Page, as well as women's prospect Bai Yulu. They played ... More