49 Results for tag: John Higgins

Trump Tops the World

Judd Trump won his maiden Betfred World Championship title as he made seven centuries in beating John Higgins 18-9 in a tremendous Crucible final. View the updated world rankings Trump became the first player to earn £1 million in a single season and fulfilled his greatest ambition, having been touted as a potential World Champion since his teenage ... More

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

Higgins Makes Glasgow 147

John Higgins made the ninth 147 break of his career on day two at the BetVictor Scottish Open in Glasgow. View the updated 147s list The stunning maximum came in the third frame of his second round tie with Gerard Greene to move 3-0 in front. That puts the Scot in line for a potential £20,000 payout from the rolling 147 prize, plus an extra ... More

Selby Edges Higgins In Guangzhou Thriller

Mark Selby beat John Higgins 10-9 in a marathon battle to win the Evergrande China Championship for the first time. View the updated provisional seedings View the updated provisional end of season rankings View the updated Race to the Masters A tremendous contest between two of snooker’s toughest competitors lasted seven hours and 24 ... 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

Champion of Champions 2018 – Yushan Update

The race for places at this season's ManBetX Champion of Champions is now hotting up following victory for Mark Williams at the World Open in Yushan yesterday. Following his previous title winning exploits of the past year Williams was already assured of his place at the Ricoh Arena this November, with the beneficiary of his latest success being Shoot ... More

Williams Conquers Crucible

Mark Williams won the Betfred World Championship for the third time by beating John Higgins 18-16 in one of the all-time great Crucible finals. Click to view the updated world rankings at the end of the 2017/18 season Williams won seven consecutive frames from 7-7 to lead 14-7, and despite a rally from Higgins to 15-15 he closed out victory in the ... More

Higgins Retains Championship League Title

John Higgins became the first player to successfully defend the Championship League Snooker title when he beat Zhou Yuelong 3-2 in Thursday’s Winners’ Group final at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry. Higgins joined the tournament in Group Seven, the final stage before Winners’ Group, just as he had done in winning the trophy last year. Having won that ... 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

Brecel Joins 147 Club

Luca Brecel made the first maximum break of his career during a match against John Higgins at Championship League group seven on Monday. View the updated 147s list Belgium’s Brecel made the perfect break in the third frame to wrap up a 3-0 win in Coventry. It’s the 136th 147 in snooker history and fifth of the season. This does not ... More