43 Results for tag: Mark Williams

Selby To Defend Top Ranking in Llandudno

The world number one ranking could change hands for the first time in over four years following the Coral Tour Championship this week in Llandudno. For over four years since his victory at the 2015 German Masters Mark Selby has maintained a vice-like grip on top spot, his sensational five-title haul during the 2016/17 season having underlined his ... 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

Selby to Defend Top Ranking in York

For nearly four years since his victory at the 2015 German Masters, Mark Selby has dominated snooker's world ranking list but for the first time this season there is a mathematical possibility that he could be overhauled at the top of the list following the Betway UK Championship. View the latest provisional seedings View the latest provisional end ... 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

Dramatic Fightback Gives Williams Yushan Title

Mark Williams came from 9-5 down to beat David Gilbert 10-9 in a thrilling final to win the Hong Rui Ma Yushan World Open for the first time. View the updated seedings at the season's second revision View the updated provisional end of season rankings Last season was an epic one for 43-year-old Williams as he won three ranking titles includ... More

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