14 Results for tag: Peter Ebdon

Ebdon Retires From Pro Snooker

Former World Champion Peter Ebdon has announced his retirement from professional snooker due to a chronic neck injury. Ebdon, age 49, has suffered from pain in his neck, back, shoulders and arms in recent months and has decided to bring an end to his playing days rather than undergo risky spinal surgery. The London-born cueman turned pro in 1991 and ... More

Race to Cheltenham 2019: Berlin Blog

The battle to qualify for this year's Coral World Grand Prix reaches its climax this weekend as the final stages of the D88.com German Masters are completed in Berlin. View the draw for the German Masters View the full one-year list prior to the German Masters For full analysis of the current state of play, check out our previous article from ... More

Wilson Wins Paul Hunter Classic

Kyren Wilson ended a three-year wait to win his second ranking title by beating Peter Ebdon 4-2 in the final of the Paul Hunter Classic in Germany. Kettering’s 26-year-old Wilson came from 2-0 down to take the last four frames of the final and claim the £20,000 top prize in Fürth. He moves up one place to eighth in the world rankings and books a ... More

Tour Survival 2018: The Early Running

While we are only three events into the 2017/18 season, the players further down the ranking list will already have half an eye on the ranking list as they look to safeguard their positions on the World Snooker Tour beyond the end of this season. With every pound, dollar or euro to be earned between now and next May potentially crucial, today I take my ... 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

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

Race to Preston: Live Blog

The season-long battle for places at the 2017 Ladbrokes World Grand Prix comes to a head this week as ranking event snooker returns to our screens with the venue stages of the German Masters from Berlin. Following the conclusion of the Scottish Open event won by Marco Fu just before Christmas, we analysed the current standings in the qualification race ... More

Closing in on the Cut: German Masters

Ranking event snooker returns to our screens next week with the venue stages of the F66.com German Masters from the iconic Tempodrom venue in Berlin. The event will also mark the latest seedings revision of the 2016/17 season, with the new updated rankings set to decide the final seeding list for the Welsh Open, while the 32 qualifiers for the World ... More

World Snooker Seedings 2016/17: Revision Four Round-Up

Following two consecutive seedings cut-offs that saw no significant changes to the rankings, this week there are key movements across the list after Mark Selby's victory at the International Championship. Already the fourth revision of the current season, the new list will be used to determine the seedings for the Northern Ireland Open and the UK ... More

World Snooker Seedings 2016/17: Revision Two Round-Up

August ended with victory for Mark Selby at the Paul Hunter Classic, following which the World Snooker seeding list was updated for the second time during the 2016/17 season. The new list will be used to determine the seedings for both the European Masters and the International Championship events, both set to be held in October. Click here to view ... More