It’s the singe table set-up in Sheffield and the destiny of the 2020 title will be determined in a matter of days.
Judd Trump continues his reign on Thursday when he takes on Yan Bingtao in the second round. There have been a total of 21 different defending champions in the World Snooker Championship since the inaugural staging at the Crucible Theatre. Ray Reardon was the returning champ in 1977, having prevailed[Read More…]
After a couple of months of no snooker, the action on the green baize will return to our screens in less than a week.
The “Nugget” has seen a lot of his records surpassed, but even years after his retirement there’s one that he still proudly holds onto.
The Scot has been clinging onto the all-time record for ranking successes on the Main Tour recently.
The “Rocket” is joint first when it comes to ranking tournament triumphs, although he hasn’t won one in more than a year.
It’s been almost two months since the last ranking event champion for the interrupted 2019/20 campaign was crowned.
There have been 43 title deciders in the Crucible era, with the tournament having been staged each year in Sheffield since 1977.
The World Snooker Championship has found a new provisional date, but there’s still a long time between now and play resuming this season.