48 Results for tag: Mark Williams

The Crucible Seeding Race 2020 – Tour Championship Preview

Ranking event snooker will return to our screens this Saturday with the start of the Coral Tour Championship - an event which will also see the final seeding list set for the Betfred World Championship later this summer. In the context of wider events this year's snooker calendar of course takes an unusual shape, with the cancellation of the China Open ... More

Champion of Champions 2019 – Crawley Update

Mark Selby secured his place at November's ManBetX Champion of Champions yesterday following his dominant victory at the 19.com English Open in Crawley. Without a title since the the 2018 China Championship, the former world number one was among those chasing a place at the Ricoh Arena with just two chances to qualify. After his crushing 9-1 success ... More

October on the Baize

The start of today's World Open qualifiers marks the beginning of a hectic month in snooker with several tournaments being staged by World Snooker and the WPBSA Group. Here we preview all of the upcoming action both on the professional tour and various amateur circuits over the weeks ahead. View the latest provisional seedings list View the provis... More

Murphy Beats Williams to End Ranking Drought

Shaun Murphy won his first ranking title for 30 months by beating Mark Williams 10-9 in the final of the Evergrande China Championship in Guangzhou. View the updated provisional seedings list View the updated provisional end of season rankings View the Race to the Masters In a dramatic finish, Williams came from 9-5 down to 9-9, but Murphy ... More

Four to Fight for Season End Top Ranking

Four players head to the Crucible from this Saturday looking not only to claim the Betfred World Snooker Championship title, but also to end the season as snooker's world number one ranked player. View the latest provisional end of season rankings For the last seven successive seasons the honour has gone to three-time world champion Mark Selby, ... More

Selby To Defend Top Ranking in Llandudno

The world number one ranking could change hands for the first time in over four years following the Coral Tour Championship this week in Llandudno. For over four years since his victory at the 2015 German Masters Mark Selby has maintained a vice-like grip on top spot, his sensational five-title haul during the 2016/17 season having underlined his ... More

Dafabet Masters 2019: Tournament Preview

Today sees the return of televised snooker with the start of the 2019 Dafabet Masters at the Alexandra Palace in London. View the draw View the playing schedule A tournament that needs little introduction, the Masters is snooker's oldest and most prestigious invitational event which brings together the world's top 16 ranked players ... More

Selby to Defend Top Ranking in York

For nearly four years since his victory at the 2015 German Masters, Mark Selby has dominated snooker's world ranking list but for the first time this season there is a mathematical possibility that he could be overhauled at the top of the list following the Betway UK Championship. View the latest provisional seedings View the latest provisional end ... More

Evergrande China Championship 2018: Tournament Preview

Almost a month on since Kyren Wilson lifted his second ranking title at this year's Paul Hunter Classic and the World Snooker Tour resumes with the third staging of the Evergrande China Championship tomorrow. With Wilson, Neil Robertson and Mark Williams already in the winner's enclosure this season who will join them by claiming the £150,000 top prize ... More

Dramatic Fightback Gives Williams Yushan Title

Mark Williams came from 9-5 down to beat David Gilbert 10-9 in a thrilling final to win the Hong Rui Ma Yushan World Open for the first time. View the updated seedings at the season's second revision View the updated provisional end of season rankings Last season was an epic one for 43-year-old Williams as he won three ranking titles includ... More