7 Results for tag: Cliff Thorburn

Coaching Success for Thorburn and Bond

Former world champion Cliff Thorburn and 1995 Crucible runner-up Nigel Bond are among the most recent graduates from the WPBSA World Snooker coaching programme after the pair successfully achieved their 1st4sport Level 2 Certificates in Snooker Coaching recently. Launched in April 2017 in conjunction with 1st4sport Qualifications, the course sees ... More

Wattana, Morgan Among Opening Day Winners in Sheffield

Snooker returned to Sheffield's Crucible Theatre on Thursday with the start of the highly-anticipated ROKiT Phones.com World Seniors Snooker Championship. View day one results in full Barely three months have past since Judd Trump's memorable victory at the home of snooker back in May but this week sees a mix of former greats and top amateur ... More

ROKiT World Seniors Snooker Championship 2019: Tournament Preview

For the first time, Sheffield’s Crucible Theatre will play host to the four-day 2019 ROKiT World Seniors Snooker Championship from 15-18 August 2019. View all the draw and full results at snookerscores.net The culmination to the 2018/19 ROKiT World Seniors Snooker Tour, the championship will feature 20 players representing 14 different nations and ... More

Johnson Crowned ROKiT Sheffield Masters Champion

Nearly 33 years on from his finest moment in the sport there, Joe Johnson defied the odds once again by producing another title winning performance at the Crucible Theatre to win the 2019 ROKiT World Seniors Sheffield Masters in April. The eight-man one-day extravaganza at the home of snooker was the latest leg on this season’s ROKiT World Seniors ... More

ROKiT Sheffield Masters 2019: Tournament Preview

Sheffield is the centre of attention for the snooker world over the coming weeks, but before the final stages of the Betfred World Professional Championship take place, the iconic Crucible Theatre will play host to the 2019 ROKiT Sheffield Masters on Thursday – the latest leg of this season’s World Seniors circuit. Draw 71-year-old Cliff Thorburn goes ... More

New Ambassadors for World Seniors Snooker

World Seniors Snooker (WSS) is today proud to announce that Dennis Taylor, Cliff Thorburn and John Virgo will all represent the World Seniors Snooker Tour as global ambassadors and help to develop opportunities worldwide. Jason Francis, WSS chairman said: “John, Dennis and Cliff are icons of the sport, known worldwide and respected by everyone. All ... More

WPBSA World Seniors Tour

The World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (WPBSA) is today delighted to announce the official formation of the WPBSA World Seniors Snooker Tour. Following the statement last December that the WPBSA would engage to develop an official tour of events for players over 40, we can now confirm that a new subsidiary company known as World ... More