42 Results for tag: Barry Hawkins

Dafabet Masters 2019: Tournament Preview

Today sees the return of televised snooker with the start of the 2019 Dafabet Masters at the Alexandra Palace in London. View the draw View the playing schedule A tournament that needs little introduction, the Masters is snooker's oldest and most prestigious invitational event which brings together the world's top 16 ranked players ... More

The Coral Series – Everything You Need to Know

It was announced yesterday by World Snooker that three key ranking events during the second half of the 2018/19 season will form the new Coral Series - but what are the events and how can players qualify? The events The three events that will form the Coral Series are the World Grand Prix, Players Championship and the new Tour Championship. All three ... More

Champion of Champions 2018 – Crawley Update

Stuart Bingham booked his place at next month's ManBetX Champion of Champions following his 9-7 victory against Mark Davis to win the English Open title on Sunday in Crawley. The former world champion, who was the runner-up at the Ricoh Arena back in 2013 becomes the 12th player to have qualified for this season's event by right as a tournament winner ... More

Evergrande China Championship 2018: Tournament Preview

Almost a month on since Kyren Wilson lifted his second ranking title at this year's Paul Hunter Classic and the World Snooker Tour resumes with the third staging of the Evergrande China Championship tomorrow. With Wilson, Neil Robertson and Mark Williams already in the winner's enclosure this season who will join them by claiming the £150,000 top prize ... More

Rocket Fires To Shanghai Victory

Ronnie O’Sullivan came from behind to win the 2018 Shanghai Masters, defeating Barry Hawkins 11-9 in the final. The win sees O’Sullivan defend the title he won here last year, when he beat Judd Trump 10-3 in the final to lift the trophy. Victory pockets the Rocket £200,000. The event has gained a new level of prestige after transitioning from a ... More

Selby Back On Form With China Open Victory

Mark Selby beat Barry Hawkins 11-3 in the final of the Fuhua Group China Open to win the title for a second consecutive year in Beijing. View the latest provisional seedings View the latest provisional end of season rankings View the final updated Race to the Crucible standings World number one Selby took the top prize of £225,000 – the ... More

Race to the Crucible 2018: China Open Preview

Following Ronnie O'Sullivan's fifth ranking event victory of the season at the Ladbrokes Players Championship last week, there is now just one event to go before the all-important ranking revision to determine the seeding list for next month's Betfred World Championship in Sheffield. With 16 coveted places at the Crucible Theatre to be decided, this year ... More

Higgins Wins Record Fifth Welsh Crown

John Higgins beat Barry Hawkins 9-7 in the final of the ManBetX Welsh Open, becoming the first player to win the title five times. View the updated Race to the Crucible View the updated provisional End of Season rankings Higgins came from 4-2 down to win seven of the last ten frames of a high quality final in Cardiff to take the Ray Reardon ... More

Race to Llandudno – Two to Go

Following today's final at the Ladbrokes World Grand Prix, there are now just two events to go before the field is set for the Ladbrokes Players Championship in North Wales. Continue reading for my updated summary following this week's action in Preston. View my previous blog following the Shoot Out Qualification criteria As was the case in ... More

Race to Llandudno 2018

With the field now set for the upcoming Ladbrokes World Grand Prix following Michael Georgiou's victory at the Shoot Out last weekend, attention now turns to the race to make it to the Ladbrokes Players Championship in Llandudno. Qualification criteria As was the case in 2017, the top 16 players on the one-year ranking list following the Gibraltar Open ... More