6 Results for tag: UK Championship

Final Masters Spots To Be Decided In York

All week in York I have been blogging on the race for places at the 2016 Dafabet Masters, analysing the various possible permutations and what might happen depending on the results of those players in and around the top 16 mark. Now down to the quarter-finals however, the position is relatively clear cut with only Martin Gould, Matt Selt and Liang Wenbo ... More

In The Money

The 2015 Betway UK Championship is the season's biggest ranking event so far in terms of prize money and so far there are at least three players who are now guaranteed to take home a career-best single prize cheque this week. Two of them are still in the tournament at the time of writing, with David Grace and Matt Selt already assured of earning at least ... More

Selby to Retain Top Ranking Into 2016

Mark Selby is now assured of retaining snooker's world number one ranking following the conclusion of this week's Betway UK Championship. Prior to the tournament only reigning world champion Stuart Bingham remained mathematically in contention to overhaul the Leicester cueman by the conclusion of the event. Defeat for Bingham against ... More

White Exit Opens Masters Race

As we prepare for the start of the second round of the 2015 Betway UK Championship, it is an opportune time to take a look at the latest standings in the race for places at January's Dafabet Masters. The world's top 16 ranked players immediately following the Betway UK Championship will qualify to play at the Alexandra Palace and Michael White, ... More

Betway UK Championship Underway In York

The 2015 Betway UK Championship is now well underway in York, with three-time runner-up Ken Doherty the first man through to the second round following a 6-0 victory against Tony Drago. This year marks the 11th occasion that the tournament has been held at the Barbican Centre, a popular venue with both players and fans which has now firmly ... More

Dafabet Masters Spots To Be Decided In York

In little over a week's time we will see the start of the 2015 Betway UK Championship at the Barbican Centre in York. As well as being the biggest event of the season so far, the tournament will also be the final opportunity for players to earn prize money that will count towards qualification for the Dafabet Masters in January, with the 'cut-off' ... More