38 Results for tag: Stuart Bingham

WPBSA Statement – Stuart Bingham

The World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (WPBSA) conducted an investigation into the allegation that Stuart Bingham was betting on snooker in contravention of the WPBSA Members Rules. The investigation was supported by the Gambling Commission Sports Betting Intelligence Unit. On 15th March 2017 the WPBSA decided that he had a case to answer ... More

Trump Defends European Masters Crown

Judd Trump has defended a ranking title for the first time in his career, capturing the 888sport European Masters title thanks to a thrilling 9-7 defeat of Stuart Bingham in Lommel. Trump recorded a stunning 9-8 victory over Ronnie O’Sullivan to lift the title a year ago. 12 months later and the Ace in the Pack found himself in the final once again. He ... More

Closing in on the Cut: October 2017

The next piece of ranking event silverware will be presented following the conclusion of next week's European Masters in Belgium and with it comes the third seeding revision of the current season to determine the list for the upcoming English Open. View the draw for the European Masters View the latest provisional seedings View the prize money ... More

China Championship 2017: Tournament Preview

It has been almost seven weeks since the last piece of ranking event silverware was handed over to first-time winner Ryan Day at the Riga Masters, but next Wednesday marks the return of ranking event snooker as the venue stages of the Evergrande China Championship get underway in Guangzhou. View the China Championship draw View the China Champions... More

Champion of Champions 2017 – Riga Update

Ryan Day's breakthrough victory at the Kaspersky Riga Masters last weekend not only secured him his maiden ranking event title, but also puts him into contention for a place at this year's Champion of Champions at Coventry's Ricoh Arena. But how will the full field be made up and what would have to happen for the Welshman to miss out? Once again, ... More

World Snooker Rankings 2016/17: End of Season Round-Up

Mark Selby's third world title success at the Crucible on Monday marks not only the end of the 2016/17 season, but with the it the final rankings update of the campaign as he cements his position at the top of the list. Continue reading for a summary of all of the key ranking movements following the Betfred World Championship. The new list, once updated ... More

World Rankings: Crucible Update

As we approach the halfway stage of this year's Betfred World Championship, today I take a look at the big ranking stories so far this week and consider some of the potential changes that could yet come to pass. View the latest provisional ranking list At the top of the tree, we already knew coming into the tournament that defending champion Mark ... More

Selby Starts Against O’Brien

Mark Selby will begin the defence of his Betfred World Championship title against Fergal O’Brien on Saturday. The tournament at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield runs from April 15 to May 1, with 32 players battling for a record top prize of £375,000. The random draw for the opening round was made today, with the top 16 seeds matched up with the 16 ... More

WPBSA Statement

Following an investigation into an alleged breach of the WPBSA Betting Rules by Stuart Bingham, a decision has been taken today that there is a case to answer. The matter has now been referred to the WPBSA Disciplinary Committee where a formal hearing will take place at a venue and date to be confirmed. This relates to bets placed on snooker in ... More

Players Championship Places to be Decided

The season-long race to qualify for next month's Ladbrokes Players Championship reaches its climax this weekend in Gibraltar as the final counting event is played out, but who can still claim a place at the final opportunity. Qualification criteria In a significant change for this season, just 16 players will be involved at this season's Players Champio... More