The final on August 16th has sold out, but the majority of other sessions still have seats on offer. After a three-month delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic it’s finally day one in Sheffield, but a significant number of World Championship tickets are still available. Judd Trump made his long-awaited[Read More…]
The World Snooker Championship gets under way on Friday in Sheffield.
Following a three-month delay due to the coronavius pandemic, the action is finally set to get under way.
The Welshman will return to the scene of some of his biggest victories and most painful defeats as a professional.
The incident occurred at a crucial moment of the world number 34’s World Championship qualifying victory.
The 16 seeds will be paired with 16 qualifiers as the delayed 2020 World Snooker Championship finally nears its start.
It was the fifth time in the last ten years that O’Brien had participated in a deciding frame in the final qualifying round.
The Scot has proven to be a master at World Championship qualifying in the past.
The Irishman was attempting to qualify for the World Snooker Championship for the first time in six years.
Between the pair, they have lost eight times in the final of the World Snooker Championship.