7 Results for tag: Kurt Maflin

Race to the World Grand Prix 2018

With the battle for places at the Masters having reached its conclusion at the recent UK Championship, attention now quickly turns to the battle for places at the Ladbrokes World Grand Prix. Returning to Preston's Guild Hall from 19-25 February 2018, the event will once again see 32 players contest the title, with a top prize of £100,000 up for grabs.... More

WPBSA Statement – Kurt Maflin

After a hearing before the WPBSA Disciplinary Committee that took place on 10th August 2017 Kurt Maflin admitted that in 2011, 2015 and 2016 he had breached the WPBSA Members Rules by placing bets on Matches using three different betting accounts in his own name. View the full decision of the WPBSA disciplinary committee The facts of the case are ... More

Closing In On the Cut: Crucible 2017

This week sees the return of professional snooker for the final tournament prior to this season's Betfred World Championship as the tour heads to Beijing for the 2017 China Open. As well as being a prestigious title in its own right, the event marks the final chance for players to add ranking points to their tallies ahead of the most important rankings ... More

Welsh Open 2017: The Last Eight

Four days completed at the 2017 Coral Welsh Open and so far it has been a week of shocks and drama in Cardiff as 128 players have been whittled down to just eight. View the latest schedule View the updated Race to the Crucible View the updated Race to the Players Championship View the updated provisional end of season ranking list The likes ... More

Shanghai Masters 2016: Tournament Preview

The World Snooker tour returns to China next week for the tenth staging of the popular Shanghai Masters, with Kyren Wilson looking to defend the title that heralded his breakthrough 12 months ago. Today I take my customary look at the event and pick out some of the themes to follow during what is the biggest event of the season to date. View the ... More

Closing in on the Cut: September 2016

Next week sees the conclusion of the 2016 Shanghai Masters, following which the main seeding list for World Snooker events will be revised for the third time this season. The updated list will be used to determine the seedings for the English Open, at which the top 16 players will be seeded in the draw, with the remaining 112 to be drawn at random. ... More

Tour Survival 2017: The Early Running

It might seem like early days in the 2016/17 season, but with three ranking events already concluded and another to follow next week, already we can start to speculate as to which players have work to do if they are to remain on tour beyond the end of this season. With every pound, dollar or euro to be earned between now and next May likely to be ... More