Ronnie O’Sullivan and Judd Trump are in the World Open draw, which gets under way on Monday at the Yushan Number One Middle School in China.
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World Snooker is getting in on the fun on social media after Neil Robertson’s comedic travelling mishap last week.
Mark Allen overcame James Cahill 5-1 in his World Open qualifying match on Saturday to safely book his spot at the venue stages later in October.
Neil Robertson’s tendency for tardiness hit new levels on Friday after the Australian drove towards the wrong Barnsley for a World Open qualifying match.
The main news was Shaun Murphy’s triumph in the China Championship on Sunday but what else has been going on in the world of snooker in the last seven days?
Stuart Bingham easily emerged from his World Open qualifier on Wednesday with a routine 5-0 victory over Alex Borg in Barnsley.
There’s quite a lot of snooker in October to look forward to so let’s take a peek at what’s in store for this month on the baize. While there was only one ranking event, September was still the busiest month of the 2019/20 season so far. Shaun Murphy won the[Read More…]
Although we enjoyed a longer off-season than normal this summer, the action is beginning to come thick and fast as we gather a little momentum for this fledgling campaign. The champions of three ranking events have already been determined with Neil Robertson, Mark Williams, and most recently Kyren Wilson getting[Read More…]
Mark Williams has won the 2018 World Open after an incredible 10-9 victory over David Gilbert in the final in Yushan on Sunday. The world champion appeared resigned to the runners-up prize when he trailed Gilbert 9-5 but launched a remarkable comeback, his third in succession in the tournament, to[Read More…]
Mark Williams will face David Gilbert in the World Open final after both players emerged from tight semi-final encounters on Saturday in Yushan. Williams once again demonstrated his calmness under pressure as the world champion followed up his quarter-final turnaround against Jack Lisowski with another come-from-behind victory in the last[Read More…]