Rolling 147 Prizes

Here are the latest totals for the rolling prizes for making a maximum 147 break… Ranking eventsInternational Championship £35,000 QualifiersGerman Masters £7,500 Kreativ Dental Clinic European Tour eventsRuhr Open £2,500 And check out our new page of all 114 official 147s in snooker history – click here.


Win a Signed Euro Tour Shirt

How’s this for a competition prize? Ahead of this week’s Ruhr Open as part of the Kreativ Dental Clinic European Tour, we’re giving you the chance to win a unique prize that money simply cannot buy! Up for grabs is an official Hawes & Curtis European Tour shirt as worn by players during the 2014/15 season, SIGNED by the loads of top players including Judd Trump, Mark Selby and none other…


Doherty Seeking Deep Run

Ken Doherty heads to the Ruhr Open in Germany targeting “one big week” which could boost him back up the world rankings. Former World Champion Doherty has gradually slipped down the list in recent years and now stands 47th, having failed to reach the quarter-finals of an event carrying ranking points since the 2013 Welsh Open. But the Dubliner, who turned 46 last month, believes that Kyren Wilson’s victory at…


Champion of Champions Groups Announced

Ronnie O’Sullivan beat Judd Trump 10-7 in a high quality final last year World Champion Stuart Bingham will break off snooker’s Champion of Champions tournament in Coventry next month with Judd Trump also in opening-day action at the Ricoh Arena, live on ITV4. Bingham, the beaten finalist in the inaugural Champion of Champions in 2013, will play the opening match on Tuesday, November 10 against an unseeded player to be…


World Mental Health Day This Saturday

The World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association is delighted to be a signatory of the Mental Health Charter for Sport and Recreation. For too long fear of stigma and discrimination has prevented people seeking help for a mental health problem or talking openly about their mental health. We believe that The Charter can be a force for change, helping us to build on the good work we’ve done so far,…


Reanne’s Royal Occasion

Reanne chatted about snooker with Prince Edward Reanne Evans was honoured to present certificates at the Duke of Edinburgh Awards Scheme last month, though she admits it was the most nerve-racking experience of her life. Evans must be considered the queen of ladies snooker having won the World Championship ten times, so it was appropriate that she was invited to St James Palace, where England’s sovereigns lived for over 300…


Ruhr Open Eurosport Schedule

Here’s the British Eurosport schedule for this week’s Ruhr Open in Mülheim, Germany, the third event in this season’s Kreativ Dental Clinic European Tour series. Friday 9 October0830-2030 LIVE day one on British Eurosport HD Saturday 10 October0830-2030 LIVE day two on British Eurosport HD Sunday 11 October0900-1100 LIVE last-16 on British Eurosport 2 HD1200-1430 LIVE quarter-finals on British Eurosport 2 HD1500-1700 LIVE semi-finals on British Eurosport 2 HD1900-2100 LIVE final…


Trump thrashed by Wild in qualifiers

Judd Trump reached the World Championship final in 2011 3 October 2015 Last updated at 23:50 Judd Trump lost 6-0 to world number 120 Michael Wild in the International Championship qualifiers in Barnsley. Trump, ranked seven in the world, won the event in 2012 but has failed to reach the final stages in China later this month. Wild, 34, took advantage of Trump’s error-strewn display as breaks of 63, 82…


Higgins Books China Spot

Four-time World Champion John Higgins raced to a 6-1 win over Ashley Hugill in Barnsley to secure a place in the final stages of the International Championship in Daqing. Higgins, who has already won the Australian Goldfields Open this season, needed less than two hours to end the challenge of amateur Hugill. Breaks of 73 and 53 were the highlights for Wishaw’s Higgins. Jimmy White built a 3-1 lead over…