Next week sees the conclusion of the 2016 Shanghai Masters, following which the main seeding list for World Snooker events will be revised for the third time this season.
The updated list will be used to determine the seedings for the English Open, at which the top 16 players will be seeded in the draw, with the remaining 112 to be drawn at random.
This week sees the return of the popular Paul Hunter Classic tournament from Fuerth, the event now upgraded to full-ranking status following Ali Carter
's memorable victory at the Stadhalle a year ago.
Today I take a look at some of the points to note about the event and how the draw is shaping up in what is the fourth ranking event of the season so ...
Following the conclusion of the 2016 Paul Hunter Classic next week, the main seeding list for World Snooker events will be revised for the second time this season.
The updated list will be used to determine the seedings for the International Championship and also the European Championship, following the recent announcement of a format change for that ...
Following Ali Carter
's victory at the World Open last week, the World Snooker seeding list has been updated for the first time during the 2016/17 season.
The new list will be used to determine the seedings for September's Shanghai Masters, with the top 16 players automatically qualifying for China's second-longest running event.
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A popular victory for Ali Carter
at the Hanteng Autos World Open yesterday was also enough to secure him a place at this season's Champion of Champions event in Coventry.
An ever-present at the event since its return to the calendar in 2013, Carter will be looking to progress to the semi-final stages for the first time this November, having twice lost ...
won the fourth ranking title of his career by beating Joe Perry 10-8 in the final of the Hanteng Autos World Open in Yushan, China.
Click here to view the updated rankings following the first seedings revision of the season
Click here to view the new provisional seedings list
Click here to view the updated race to the Masters
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.
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Despite the exit of a number of big names including Mark Selby, Stuart Bingham, Judd Trump and Ding Junhui ...
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...
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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 ...