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International Championship Tickets On Sale

Tickets for next month’s International Championship in Daqing, China, are now on sale. CLICK HERE for details The tournament runs from August 4 to 11 – for the draw and format click here

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International Championship Draw

The draw and format for the final stages of the 2019 International Championship in Daqing, China, is now available. Click here for the draw Click here for the format The tournament runs from August 4 to 11.

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In-Form Maguire Through To China

Stephen Maguire made two centuries and five more breaks over 50 as he beat Jamie O’Neill 6-1 in the International Championship qualifiers. For all results click here. Scotland’s Maguire fired runs of 51, 60, 129, 50, 61, 86 and 108 as he booked a place in the final stages in Daqing in August. Kyren Wilson… Read More

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Ford Motors To 147

Tom Ford made the fourth maximum break of his career in the last frame of a 6-1 win over Fraser Patrick at the International Championship qualifiers in Sheffield. Leicester’s 35-year-old Ford becomes one of only ten players to make four or more official 147s. A new bonus system means that if there are 20 or… Read More

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Williams Wins Late Night Thriller

Mark Williams edged past world number 87 John Astley 6-5 to progress to the final stages of the International Championship. The 2018 World Champion was making his first appearance of the season at the qualifying event in Sheffield. Breaks of 68, 66, 61 and 55 had helped him into a 5-3 advantage this evening. However,… Read More

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Three-Ton Robertson Hammers Lines

Neil Robertson made three centuries as he beat Oliver Lines 6-0 to qualify for the final stages of the International Championship. All results Robertson enjoyed one of his career-best seasons in 2018/19, winning three ranking titles, and the Australian started the new campaign in tremendous style by white-washing Lines in just 106 minutes. Breaks of… Read More

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Murphy Books Daqing Spot

Shaun Murphy scored a much-needed 6-4 win over Riley Parsons on the first day of the International Championship qualifiers. All results All winners over the next four days in Sheffield go through to the last 64 in Daqing, China, with the final stages running from August 4-11. Murphy lost to Zhang Anda in the Kaspersky… Read More

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Kaspersky Riga Masters And International Championship Prize Money

Here’s the prize money breakdown for the first two ranking events of the season. Kaspersky Riga Masters Winner £50,000 Runner-up £25,000 Semi-finalist £15,000 Quarter-finalist £6,000 Last 16 £4,000 Last 32 £3,000 Last 64 £2,000 High Break £5,000 Total £278,000 International Championship Winner £175,000 Runner-up £75,000 Semi-finalist £32,000 Quarter-finalist £21,500 Last 16 £13,500 Last 32 £8,500… Read More

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Updated Riga And International Draws

Following the completion of Q School, the draws for the qualifying rounds of the Kaspersky Riga Masters and the International Championship have been updated. These are the first two ranking events of the 2019-20 season, with the qualifiers to be played at Ponds Forge in Sheffield from June 10 to 17. Click here for the… Read More

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Allen Wins Fourth Ranking Title

Mark Allen defeated Neil Robertson 10-5 to win the International Championship and claim the £175,000 top prize in Daqing. The Pistol has enjoyed a successful International Championship record over the years and was making his third appearance in the final. He was runner-up to Mark Selby last year, suffering a narrow 10-7 defeat in the… Read More

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