44 Results for tag: Mark Williams

WPBSA Launches Players Commission

The World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (WPBSA) has today announced the creation of a new Players Commission, replacing the previous Players Forum. The new body will be chaired by world number five Shaun Murphy, who will be joined by fellow professionals Ken Doherty, Alan McManus, Mark Davis, Mark Williams, Mark Allen, Joe Perry, Rory ... More

Field Set for 2017 Masters

Following 10 days of action at the UK Championship in York, the final places at the 2017 Masters have now been decided. Heading into the tournament, the likes of Ricky Walden, Anthony McGill and Martin Gould were at the head of the chasing pack hoping to break into the top 16, but as of the quarter-finals only Luca Brecel and Jamie Jones remained in with ... More

Race to the Masters 2017: Live Blog

The UK Championship is now underway at the Barbican Centre in York, with the world's best players looking to dethrone two time champion Neil Robertson and claim the £170,000 top prize. As ever though, there is a second battle to consider as the battle for places at the 2017 Masters will also be decided after this tournament, with the majority of the ... More

Closing in on the Cut: December 2016

Following Mark King's maiden ranking event triumph at the Northern Ireland Open yesterday, there is now just one event to go before one of the most crucial seeding revisions of the season takes place. Following the UK Championship, the final qualifiers for the 2017 Masters will be decided, as well as the final seeding list for the Scottish Open and German ... More

Last Four in Belfast

Five days down at the inaugural Coral Northern Ireland Open and we now know the line-up for the semi-finals following an eventful week at the Titanic Exhibition Centre in Belfast. View the latest provisional seedings View the latest Race to the Masters Saturday's first best of 11 frames semi-final will be contested between Kyren Wilson and Mark ... More

Race to the Masters 2017: Two to Go

The Dafabet Masters returns to the Alexandra Palace from 15-22 January 2017 and with just two ranking events to be played prior to the all-important December seeding cut-off, the field is now beginning to fall into place. View the latest standings in the Race to the Masters View the draw for the Northern Ireland Open View the draw for the UK ... More

Champion of Champions 2016 – Daqing Update

Stuart Bingham has become the latest player to secure his spot at the 2016 Champion of Champions, following the completion of the International Championship in Daqing last week. With the already-qualified Mark Selby taking his second ranking event title of the season, Bingham takes the place as the highest ranked player on the one-year ranking list, ... More

World Snooker Seedings 2016/17: Revision Four Round-Up

Following two consecutive seedings cut-offs that saw no significant changes to the rankings, this week there are key movements across the list after Mark Selby's victory at the International Championship. Already the fourth revision of the current season, the new list will be used to determine the seedings for the Northern Ireland Open and the UK ... More

Closing in on the Cut: October 2016

Following back to back events in Romania and England, there is now just one tournament to be played before the main seeding list for World Snooker events will be revised for the fourth time this season. The updated list will be used to determine the seedings for the Northern Ireland Open, at which the top 16 players will be seeded in the draw, with the ... More

Race to the Evergrande China Championship

Yesterday saw the announcement of the Evergrande China Championship, to be staged in Guangzhou, China, for which 16 players will qualify. But how will they be selected? In short, the players will be made up by: The top 10 players on the official world ranking list following the Shanghai Masters The top four players on the one-year ranking list, ... More