33 Results for tag: Liang Wenbo

Liang Makes 147 – Then Misses Black On 140

Liang Wenbo made a maximum break at Betfred World Championship Qualifying in Sheffield, then remarkably missed the final black for another 147 just two frames later. View the updated 147s list The maximum came in the tenth frame of his first round clash with Rod Lawler, putting him in line to earn a £10,000 bonus, plus the £1,000 high break prize. ... More

Race to Preston

And so with 13 counting events completed in this season's Race to Preston, there is just one to go as the field will be set for the Ladbrokes World Grand Prix following the conclusion of the Coral Shoot Out on Sunday evening. Continue reading for a reminder of the qualifying criteria and who is currently set to qualify... Who will qualify? The top 32 ... 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

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

Race to the Masters 2018: Live Blog

This season's Betway UK Championship gets underway this afternoon with the likes of Mark Selby, Judd Trump, Ding Junhui and Ronnie O'Sullivan looking to take home the biggest title of the season so far from the York Barbican. As well as the battle to become champion however, there is of course another sub-plot to consider as the final places at January's ... 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

Race to the Masters: Two to Go

Following Ronnie O'Sullivan's victory at the Shanghai Masters yesterday there are now just two events to be played before the field is set for January's 2018 Dafabet Masters. O'Sullivan of course is already guaranteed his place in London as the defending champion, but who will be joining him at the Alexandra Palace? View the latest standings in the ... More

Champion of Champions 2017 – The Final Field

The line-up for the 188BET Champion of Champions is now complete following Mark Selby's victory at the International Championship yesterday. With the world number one already safely qualified for the event after his successful 2016/17 season, the final place in the competition goes to Australia's Neil Robertson following his victory at the Hong Kong ... More

Champion of Champions 2017 – Barnsley Update

With Ronnie O'Sullivan emerging victorious at the Dafabet English Open yesterday there is now just one qualifying event remaining before the final field is set for this year's Champion of Champions tournament in Coventry. With O'Sullivan already assured of his place following victory at the Masters back in January, his latest success means that China's ... More

Liang Makes Metrodome Max

World number 14 Liang Wenbo has today made the first maximum 147 break of the season during his second round match against Tom Ford at the Dafabet English Open in Barnsley. View the updated 147s list The defending champion compiled the break during the sixth frame against Ford to force a deciding frame and could not contain his emotion following ... More