6 Results for tag: Peter Lines

World Championship 2019: Tour Survival Blog

With the start of the 2019 Betfred World Championship qualifiers on Wednesday it is time for my annual live blog which will track the key movements in this season's tour survival race throughout the tournament. For those who can finish up inside of the top 64, or in the top eight of the one-year ranking list, not including those players, a place on tour ... More

Tour Survival 2019 – Two To Go

With just the top eight on the one-year ranking list to contest this week's Coral Tour Championship, there are just two further counting events to be completed for the players further down the world ranking list before the end of the 2018/19 season. Today we take an updated look at the battle for tour survival and the task facing those in and around the ... More

Greene, Lines Earn Tour Cards

Gerard Greene and Peter Lines will return to the main tour next season after both secured two-year tour cards at this year's EBSA play-offs on Wednesday. Held alongside the Betfred World Championship qualifiers at Ponds Forge, the event saw the best placed eight players on the 2016/17 EBSA Order of Merit, taken from performances at the Paul Hunter ... More

World Championship 2017: Tour Survival Blog

With just one day to go until the start of the 2017 Betfred World Championship qualifiers it is time for my annual live blog, which will track all of the key movements in the race for tour survival as the tournament progresses. For those who can finish up inside of the top 64, or in the top eight of the one-year ranking list, not including those players, ... More

Lines Lifts World Seniors Crown

Peter Lines overcame Stephen Hendry and John Parrott, to clinch the 2017 World Seniors Championship and book a spot in qualifying for this year’s Betfred World Championship. The win sees Lines, who last competed at the Crucible in 1998, receive a WPBSA invite for the upcoming qualifiers at Ponds Forge. It was an impressive day of snooker from the ... More

WPBSA Launches Players Commission

The World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (WPBSA) has today announced the creation of a new Players Commission, replacing the previous Players Forum. The new body will be chaired by world number five Shaun Murphy, who will be joined by fellow professionals Ken Doherty, Alan McManus, Mark Davis, Mark Williams, Mark Allen, Joe Perry, Rory ... More