8 Results for tag: Jamie Cope

Field Set for Betfred World Championship

The final line-up for the 2018 Betfred World Championship has today been announced by snooker’s world governing body the WPBSA and World Snooker. Once again, the top 16 players on the world ranking list following the conclusion of the ongoing China Open will be seeded straight through to the final stages of the tournament at Sheffield’s Crucible ... More

Snooker Q School Receives 190 Entries

Snooker’s 2018 Q School takes place in Burton next month and there could be over 200 players battling for coveted places on the professional tour. There have already been 190 entries for the event, and current pros who drop off the World Snooker Tour at the end of the season will also have a chance to join the field, which could push the total over ... More

World Championship 2017: Tour Survival Blog

With just one day to go until the start of the 2017 Betfred World Championship qualifiers it is time for my annual live blog, which will track all of the key movements in the race for tour survival as the tournament progresses. For those who can finish up inside of the top 64, or in the top eight of the one-year ranking list, not including those players, ... More

Tour Survival 2016/17 – World Championship Update

Following the conclusion of the China Open today, there is just one event remaining during the 2016/17 season as the annual battle for tour survival will be decided at the Betfred World Championship. With the qualifiers set to get underway this Wednesday at Ponds Forge, Sheffield, with £8,000 riding on first round matches, continue reading for a ... More

Tour Survival 2016/17: January Update

As the start of the new year approaches, today I take an updated look at the latest in the battle for tour survival with eight ranking events still to be completed during the 2016/17 season. For the first time since the introduction of two-year tour cards, the qualification system has in fact been subject to something a shake-up, following the end of the ... More

Tour Survival 2016/17: November Update

As we approach the mid-way point of the season, for many of the players currently ranked in the lower half of the rankings, attention is already shifting towards the battle to remain on tour beyond the end of 2016/17. For the first time since the introduction of two-year tour cards, the qualification system has in fact been subject to something a ... More

World Snooker Seedings 2016/17: Revision One Round-Up

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. Click here to view ... More

Closing in on the Cut: July 2016

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 ... More