48 Results for tag: Anthony McGill

Early Season Firsts

Just three events into the 2016/17 season and already we have seen a number of 'firsts' on the World Snooker Tour from players up, down and even from some not part of the world ranking list. Today we take a look at some of those achievements... Progression Most obvious for inclusion in this list is of course Scotland's Anthony McGill, who made his big ... More

The Yushan Eight

Four days down at the 2016 Hanteng Autos World Open in Yushan and 72 players have been reduced to just eight ahead of tomorrow's quarter-finals. Click here to view the updated provisional seedings Click here to view the tournament schedule Despite the exit of a number of big names including Mark Selby, Stuart Bingham, Judd Trump and Ding Junhui ... More

World Open 2016: Tournament Preview

Next Monday sees the start of the 2016 Hanteng Autos World Open from Yushan, with the event back on the calendar following a two-year absence since Shaun Murphy's victory back in 2014. Continue reading for my preview of the  biggest event of the new season so far... Click HERE to view the World Open draw Click HERE to view the World Open ... More

Closing in on the Cut: July 2016

Next week sees the start of the 2016 World Open, the third ranking event of the 2016/17 season. Following its conclusion, the main seeding list for World Snooker events will be revised for the first time this season and used to determine the seedings for the Shanghai Masters, one of the few remaining events played under a tiered format and for which the ... More

Champion of Champions 2016 – India Update

Anthony McGill's maiden ranking event victory at the Indian Open on Saturday also saw him earn a guaranteed place at the Champion of Champions event in Coventry for the first time. As previously, qualification will be determined by the winners of professional tournaments dating back to Neil Robertson's victory at the event in 2015, events having been ... More

McGill is Star Of India

Anthony McGill won his first ranking title by beating Kyren Wilson 5-2 in the final of the Indian Open in Hyderabad. Recognised for several seasons as one of snooker’s rising stars, McGill has now captured his first piece of silverware after a series of superb performances, winning seven matches during the tournament to land the £50,000 top prize. He ... More

Indian Open 2016: Tournament Preview

Tuesday sees the start of the 2016 Indian Open with Welshman Michael White set to head the field following his maiden ranking success a year ago. Read on for my preview of the second full-ranking event of the new season... Click HERE to view the tournament draw Click HERE to view the tournament format Click HERE to view the latest provisional ... More

Riga Reflections

Today I take a look back at last week's Kaspersky Riga Masters won by Neil Robertson and try to pick out some of the biggest stories from snooker's latest stop in Latvia. You can view all of the updated ranking lists at the rankings section at WPBSA.com Robertson Reigns Australia's Neil Robertson has made the perfect start to the season with victory in ... More