32 Results for tag: Martin Gould

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

China Championship 2017: Tournament Preview

It has been almost seven weeks since the last piece of ranking event silverware was handed over to first-time winner Ryan Day at the Riga Masters, but next Wednesday marks the return of ranking event snooker as the venue stages of the Evergrande China Championship get underway in Guangzhou. View the China Championship draw View the China Champions... More

Back to the Baize

The 2017/18 season enters its second phase over the coming weeks with five events to be completed between now and the end of August. The early-season summer period has so far seen Ryan Day claim his maiden ranking event title at the Kaspersky Riga Masters with victory against Stephen Maguire last month, before Ding Junhui and Liang Wenbo claimed the ... More

World Snooker Rankings 2016/17: End of Season Round-Up

Mark Selby's third world title success at the Crucible on Monday marks not only the end of the 2016/17 season, but with the it the final rankings update of the campaign as he cements his position at the top of the list. Continue reading for a summary of all of the key ranking movements following the Betfred World Championship. The new list, once updated ... More

World Rankings: Crucible Update

As we approach the halfway stage of this year's Betfred World Championship, today I take a look at the big ranking stories so far this week and consider some of the potential changes that could yet come to pass. View the latest provisional ranking list At the top of the tree, we already knew coming into the tournament that defending champion Mark ... More

Betfred World Championship 2017: Tournament Preview

After another fantastic season of snooker it is finally time for the big one – the Betfred World Championship from the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield. And never has the tournament been bigger than in 2017 as its iconic venue celebrates its 40th anniversary, with a series of special events to be staged throughout the tournament. View the draw for the ... More

Selby Starts Against O’Brien

Mark Selby will begin the defence of his Betfred World Championship title against Fergal O’Brien on Saturday. The tournament at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield runs from April 15 to May 1, with 32 players battling for a record top prize of £375,000. The random draw for the opening round was made today, with the top 16 seeds matched up with the 16 ... 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

Crucible Race 2017: Two to Go

Following Shaun Murphy's seventh ranking event victory at the Gibraltar Open yesterday, today sees the start of the Ladbrokes Players Championship from Llandudno, the penultimate event before the final seeding list is decided for this year's World Championship. Following this event and the subsequent China Open at the end of the month, the top 16 players ... More

Crucible Countdown 2017

With the Ladbrokes World Grand Prix now underway, there are now just five and a half events remaining before the final seeding list is set for this year's World Championship, to be held once again at the iconic Crucible Theatre in Sheffield. At the time of writing, some big names are currently set to miss out upon an automatic seeding for the ... More