38 Results for tag: Mark Williams

SangSom 6-Red World Championship International Qualifiers Announced

We are today pleased to announce further information in respect of six international qualifiers who will compete at this year’s SangSom 6-Red World Championship in September. The tenth staging of the event won in 2017 by Mark Williams will take place from 3-8 September in Bangkok, Thailand, with a mix of the sport’s top professionals and leading ... More

O’Sullivan And Williams Dominate Awards

Ronnie O’Sullivan and Crucible king Mark Williams each won two categories at the annual World Snooker Awards ceremony in London tonight. O’Sullivan took the main Player of the Year award having enjoyed one of the best seasons of his career, capturing five ranking titles in a single campaign for the first time. The 42-year-old won the English Open, ... 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

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

Williams Brilliant In Berlin

Mark Williams crushed Graeme Dott 9-1 in a one-sided final to win the D88 German Masters in Berlin. Updated provisional seedings Updated Crucible Race It’s the 20th ranking title of Williams’ career and he becomes the fifth player to reach that landmark after Stephen Hendry (36), Ronnie O’Sullivan (31), John Higgins (29) and Steve Davis ... 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

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

Williams Wins 19th Title in Belfast Thriller

Mark Williams has claimed his 19th ranking title after a stunning 9-8 defeat of Chinese teenager Yan Bingtao in the Dafabet Northern Ireland Open final in Belfast. View the updated seedings/rankings after the Northern Ireland Open View the new provisional seedings list View the updated Masters Race View the updated Crucible Race View the ... 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

Closing in on the Cut: October 2017

The next piece of ranking event silverware will be presented following the conclusion of next week's European Masters in Belgium and with it comes the third seeding revision of the current season to determine the list for the upcoming English Open. View the draw for the European Masters View the latest provisional seedings View the prize money ... More