45 Results for tag: Ding Junhui

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

Wilson Wins SangSom 6-Red World Championship

Kyren Wilson beat Ding Junhui 8-4 in the final to win the SangSom Six Red World Championship in Bangkok. World number eight Wilson dominated the final in the Thai capital to win the title for the first time and take the top prize of 3.5 million Baht (around £82,000). That made it back to back titles for Kettering’s 26-year-old Wilson as he also ... More

Top Seeds Shocked at SangSom 6-Red World Championship

The 2018 SangSom 6-Red World Championship has been left wide open after top seeds Mark Williams and Mark Selby crashed out of the tournament on the first day of the knockout rounds. Having successfully qualified from their groups following three days of snooker, both saw their tournament end at the last 16 stage of the increasingly popular event in ... More

O’Sullivan And Williams Dominate Awards

Ronnie O’Sullivan and Crucible king Mark Williams each won two categories at the annual World Snooker Awards ceremony in London tonight. O’Sullivan took the main Player of the Year award having enjoyed one of the best seasons of his career, capturing five ranking titles in a single campaign for the first time. The 42-year-old won the English Open, ... 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

O’Sullivan Crushes Ding To Win 32nd Ranking Title

Ronnie O’Sullivan beat Ding Junhui 10-3 in the final of the Ladbrokes World Grand Prix, and has now won four ranking titles in a single season for the first time in his career. View the updated provisional seeding list View the updated provisional end of season rankings O’Sullivan made three centuries and three more breaks over 50 in a ... More

Partnership with China Celebrated

As an 18-year-old Ding Junhui completed a break of 103 to defeat Stephen Hendry 9-5 and win his first ranking title at the China Open back in 2005, few could have imagined the size of the imprint that his victory would have upon the sport globally. Even now, nearly 13 years on, the legacy of his achievement remains clear following the announcement of a ... More

Dafabet Masters 2018: Tournament Preview

Televised snooker returns this Sunday with the start of the 2018 Dafabet Masters from the Alexandra Palace in London. As ever, 16 of the world's top players will battle it out to claim the biggest invitational title in the sport, with Ronnie O'Sullivan looking to capture the title for a record eighth time - and third in a row. View the draw ... More

Closing in on the Cut: December 2017

Following victory for Mark Williams yesterday in Belfast at the Dafabet Northern Ireland Open, there is now just one event to go before the final seeding list is set for both the Masters and German Masters events. While a clear picture has emerged over the last few weeks as to who has to do what to secure a top 16 position in particular, with more prize ... More