29 Results for tag: Joe Perry

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

WPBSA Launches Players Commission

The World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (WPBSA) has today announced the creation of a new Players Commission, replacing the previous Players Forum. The new body will be chaired by world number five Shaun Murphy, who will be joined by fellow professionals Ken Doherty, Alan McManus, Mark Davis, Mark Williams, Mark Allen, Joe Perry, Rory ... More

O’Sullivan Wins Record Seventh Masters

Ronnie O’Sullivan beat Joe Perry 10-7 in the final of the Dafabet Masters to become the first player to take the title seven times. Tickets for the 2018 Dafabet Masters go on sale on Monday at 10am – click here for details. The Rocket had previous shared the record of six with Stephen Hendry but now stands alone with one more crown, after coming ... More

Dafabet Masters 2017: Down to Eight

Four days completed at the 2017 Dafabet Masters and the quarter-final line-up at the Alexandra Palace is now set. Expectations for the tournament were high, with each of the 16 players having won at least one ranking title previously for the first time in history and so far the event has not disappointed, with four matches requiring a deciding frame and ... More

Field Set for 2017 Masters

Following 10 days of action at the UK Championship in York, the final places at the 2017 Masters have now been decided. Heading into the tournament, the likes of Ricky Walden, Anthony McGill and Martin Gould were at the head of the chasing pack hoping to break into the top 16, but as of the quarter-finals only Luca Brecel and Jamie Jones remained in with ... 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

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

Champion of Champions 2016 – Daqing Update

Stuart Bingham has become the latest player to secure his spot at the 2016 Champion of Champions, following the completion of the International Championship in Daqing last week. With the already-qualified Mark Selby taking his second ranking event title of the season, Bingham takes the place as the highest ranked player on the one-year ranking list, ... 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