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See Top Stars In Preston Next Month

The 2018/19 season gets underway in July with the qualifying rounds of the Kaspersky Riga Masters and World Open, and you can see snooker’s top stars in action live at the Guild Hall in Preston. The Kaspersky Riga Masters qualifying round runs from July 2 to 5, with the winners to go through to the final… Read More

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Kaspersky Riga Masters and World Open Draws

The draw and format for the qualifying rounds of the first two ranking events of the 2018/19 season – the Kaspersky Riga Masters and World Open – are now available. Click here for the Riga draw Click here for the World Open draw Click here for the format The qualifiers run from July 2 to… Read More

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2018 Kaspersky Riga Masters Tickets

The 2018 Kaspersky Riga Masters will run from July 27 to 29, with many of snooker’s top stars battling for the world ranking title. Tickets for the tournament in the Latvian capital are now on sale. For details CLICK HERE Ryan Day won the title in 2017 Stephen Maguire 5-2 in the final Other former… Read More

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Day Breaks Ranking Duck In Riga

Ryan Day won the first ranking title of his career, 18 years after turning pro, by beating Stephen Maguire 5-2 in the final of the Kaspersky Riga Masters. Welshman Day went all the way to the £50,000 top prize and the trophy at the first tournament of the 2017/18 season. It was his fifth ranking… Read More

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Doherty Books Quarter Final Spot

Ken Doherty defeated Zhang Anda 4-2 to reach the quarter finals of the Kaspersky Riga Masters. 1997 World Champion Doherty dropped off the tour at the end of last season, but was handed an invitational tour card to allow him to continue competing. The Irishman is making the most of it on his return. He whitewashed… Read More

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Kleckers Stuns Defending Champion Robertson

Lukas Kleckers beat defending champion Neil Robertson 4-3 in a thrilling last 64 encounter on the opening day of the Kaspersky Riga Masters. Germany’s Kleckers is making his first appearance as a professional on the World Snooker Tour, after clinching his place at Q School last month. He is off to the best possible start… Read More

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Kaspersky Riga Masters – Eurosport Schedule

Here’s the Eurosport TV schedule for the Kaspersky Riga Masters in the UK. For other countries see local listings. Friday 23 June 0900-1145 LIVE day one on Eurosport 1 0900-2000 LIVE day one on Eurosport Player 2145-0045 Day one on Eurosport 1 Saturday 24 June 0900-1245 LIVE day two on Eurosport 1 0900-1300 LIVE day… Read More

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Kaspersky Riga Masters Draw And Format

The draw and format for the final stages of the Kaspersky Riga Masters is now available. PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE HAS BEEN A CHANGE TO THE FORMAT FOR THE FINAL ON SUNDAY JUNE 25, IT WILL NOW START AT 8.30PM LOCAL TIME. Click here for the draw Click here for the format The Kaspersky Riga Masters… Read More

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Lisowski Battles Past The Pistol

Jack Lisowski got his season off to a strong start, beating Mark Allen 4-3 in Preston to qualify for the Riga Masters. Both players suffered agonising World Championship defeats at the end of the last campaign. Lisowski lost out 10-9 to Peter Ebdon at Ponds Forge and Allen made four centuries in a Crucible classic against John… Read More

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Hawkins Books Riga Spot

Barry Hawkins defeated Michael Holt 4-2 at the Guild Hall in Preston to book his place at this month’s Kaspersky Riga Masters. The Hawk tasted victory in Latvia three years ago, when he defeated Tom Ford 4-1 in the final of the 2014 Riga Open. Holt will be disappointed not to qualify for the event in… Read More

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