Judd Trump began his first campaign as a world champion with a 6-3 victory over Jordan Brown in the 2019 International Championship in Daqing on Sunday.
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International Championship Draw and Preview
The second ranking event of the season gets under way on Sunday with the International Championship draw returning to Daqing in China.
Snooker in August
It’s already the eighth month of the year and we can begin to look forward to more snooker in August as the new season gathers some momentum.
Ponds Forge Batch of Qualifiers Conclude
The week-long set of qualifiers at Ponds Forge has ended with the final day of action for the International Championship preliminaries on Monday.
Tom Ford Compiles Season’s First 147 Break
The 2019/20 campaign is barely a week old but Tom Ford has already driven home the first 147 break of this term at the International Championship qualifiers.
Mark Williams Survives in International Championship Qualifying
Mark Williams held on to deny John Astley in a deciding frame and emerge unscathed from International Championship qualifying on Sunday in Sheffield.
Ton Machine Neil Robertson is Daqing Bound
Neil Robertson compiled a hat-trick of centuries in thrashing Oliver Lines 6-0 to qualify for the International Championship in Daqing.
Mark Selby Qualifies For 2019 International Championship
Former world number one Mark Selby secured his spot in the 2019 International Championship after a 6-1 victory over Sam Baird on Friday in Sheffield.
2018 Highs and Lows – Part One
As 2018 draws to a close for snooker players and fans alike, it’s time to reflect on what has been another enthralling year in the game.
Third Time’s a Charm for Mark Allen in International Championship
Mark Allen has won the International Championship after a 10-5 triumph over Neil Robertson in Sunday’s final showdown in Daqing. The Northern Irishman controlled the majority of the contest, compiling an impressive four century breaks to bring his overall tally for the tournament to an incredible 14. To that end,[Read More…]