40 Results for tag: Mark Allen

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

Pistol Fires To Scottish Open Title

Mark Allen defeated Shaun Murphy 9-7 in a thrilling BetVictor Scottish Open final in Glasgow to secure his fifth ranking event title. View the updated provisional seedings View the updated Race to the Crucible The match had looked set to go all the way to a decider, before Murphy miscued on 29 whilst among the balls at 8-7 down. Allen pounced and ... More

O’Sullivan Storms To Historic Seventh UK Title

Ronnie O’Sullivan won a record seventh Betway UK Championship title – and a 19th Triple Crown victory in all – by beating Mark Allen 10-6 in the final. O’Sullivan outplayed his opponent to take the £170,000 top prize in York, coming from 2-1 down to win nine of the last 13 frames, scoring a century and seven more breaks over 50. View the ... More

Allen Draws Brecel In Masters

Defending champion Mark Allen has drawn Luca Brecel in the first round of the Dafabet Masters at Alexandra Palace next month. The draw has been made for snooker’s biggest invitation tournament, to run from January 13 to 20 in North London. It’s an elite field with only the world’s top 16 players earning the chance to compete for the £200,000 top ... More

Allen Wins International Championship

Mark Allen defeated Neil Robertson 10-5 to win the International Championship and claim the £175,000 top prize in Daqing. View the updated provisional seedings View the updated provisional end of season rankings View the updated Race to the Masters The Pistol has enjoyed a successful International Championship record over the years and was ... More

Race to the Masters 2019

The Dafabet Masters returns to the Alexandra Palace from 13-20 January 2019 and with six ranking events still to be completed we can see which players are safe and who will need a strong finish to 2018 to avoid missing out. View the latest standings in the Race to the Masters Once again this year, the top 16 on the official world ranking list ... 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

Race to the Crucible 2018: Live Blog

The 2018 Fuhua Group China Open is now underway in Beijing, with key positions to be decided up and down the ranking list this week ahead of the season-ending Betfred World Championship. You can read my pre-tournament analysis of the Tour Survival battle HERE, or continue reading below for regular updates throughout the week on the latest in the Race to ... 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

Allen Wins First Masters Crown

Mark Allen enjoyed the best moment of his snooker career as he beat Kyren Wilson 10-7 in the final of the Dafabet Masters, winning a Triple Crown event for the first time. Antrim’s 31-year-old Allen came from 4-3 down to win seven of the last ten frames at Alexandra Palace, before receiving the Paul Hunter Trophy and a career-biggest cheque of ... More