It’s Friday, which means a look back at some of the snooker news you may have missed over the last seven days.
Tag: Riga Masters
After each tournament this season, we’ll be taking a brief look back at three things learned from the concluded action on the calendar.
Yan Bingtao has become only the third Chinese player to win a ranking event after emerging victorious in the Riga Masters on Sunday in Latvia.
There’ll be no top 16 players in the Riga Masters quarter-final stage as the first ranking event of the campaign reaches its conclusion in Latvia this Sunday.
The opening day of the 2019 Kaspersky Riga Masters was badly effected by a number of walkovers and withdrawals in Latvia on Friday.
There hasn’t been much happening in the last couple of weeks but it’s all systems go for the 2019/20 snooker campaign from this weekend.
The 2019/20 season launches properly on Friday with the venue stages of the Riga Masters draw in Latvia.
The 2019/20 campaign is a month old but after a busy enough opening to the new term snooker in July will be a little harder to come by.
The 2019 Riga Masters will not feature three of the pre-tournament favourites after the final day of qualifiers ended in Sheffield on Thursday.
David Gilbert’s 2019/20 campaign got off to a poor start with the Englishman losing 4-3 to Ian Preece in the Riga Masters qualifiers on Wednesday at Ponds Forge.