48 Results for tag: Anthony McGill

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

Crucible Countdown 2017

With the Ladbrokes World Grand Prix now underway, there are now just five and a half events remaining before the final seeding list is set for this year's World Championship, to be held once again at the iconic Crucible Theatre in Sheffield. At the time of writing, some big names are currently set to miss out upon an automatic seeding for 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

On the Rise

With eight of the season’s 19 full-ranking events completed following Mark Selby’s victory at the International Championship last weekend, we are not yet even at the halfway point of the 2016/17 season. View the latest provisional seeding list Already however, there are 12 players (excluding those on tour last season whose totals were reset to ... 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

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

Champion of Champions 2016 – Shanghai Update

Following Ding Junhui's 12th ranking event title success at the Shanghai Masters last week, there are now just five events to go in the race for places at the 2016 Champion of Champions event in Coventry. Having narrowly missed out upon qualification last season due to Mark Allen's victory at the Bulgarian Open, Ding had already made sure of qualificat... 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

Closing in on the Cut: September 2016

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. ... More

Paul Hunter Classic 2016: Tournament Preview

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 ... More