It’s the first ranking event to take place since coronavirus restrictions were lifted in the United Kingdom.
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The ranking tournament was originally supposed to be staged in March but got cancelled as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
The last event in the Coral Series was originally scheduled for March but was postponed due to the coronavirus crisis.
The Tour Championship was originally supposed to be played in March before the enforced lockdown.
It’s been an unprecedented period in the world of sport and snooker, particularly in the last week, has been no less affected.
UPDATE: The Tour Championship has been postponed. Judd Trump may be celebrating a record sixth ranking event title in a single season but the next tournament is scheduled to begin on Tuesday.
The World Snooker Tour has announced its intentions to complete the 2019/20 season – despite the ongoing postponements in the world of sport.
The last ranking event of the inaugural European Series gets under way on Friday but several marquee names have withdrawn from the Gibraltar Open draw.
There has been a lot of action to follow this week in snooker with many of the different tours accepting the plaudits at an iconic snooker venue.
World number one Reanne Evans won the inaugural Women’s Tour Championship title at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield on Saturday.