Anthony McGill: Behind The Shot

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McGill Reaches Barnsley Semi-Finals

Anthony McGill defeated Neil Robertson for the first time in ranking competition to reach the Dafabet English Open semi-finals by a 5-3 scoreline. The Scot has enjoyed his most consistent run as a professional over the last few months, having reached a final and three quarter-finals already this campaign. Today’s victory for McGill was a… Read More

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Tickets Still Available For Quarters And Semis

It’s down to the last three days of the Dafabet English Open at the Barnsley Metrodome, and there are still tickets available for Friday night and all day on Saturday. Top stars including Ronnie O’Sullivan are still battling for the £70,000 top prize and the Steve Davis Trophy. The schedule for Friday night and Saturday… Read More

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Ursenbacher Reaches Maiden Quarter-final

Switzerland’s only snooker professional Alexander Ursenbacher produced a sublime display of break building to defeat Triple Crown winner Shaun Murphy 4-1 at the Dafabet English Open in Barnsley. Ursenbacher is beginning his second spell on the World Snooker Tour after regaining his place by winning the European Under-21 title in March.  He joins a youthful… Read More

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Vafaei Beats Bingham On Final Black

Tonight’s last 16 line up: Yan Bingtao v Anthony McGill Aditya Mehta v Neil Robertson Jack Lisowski v Judd Trump Ronnie O’Sullivan v John Higgins Michael White v James Wattana Alexander Ursenbacher v Shaun Murphy  Andrew Higginson v Hossein Vafaei Kyren Wilson v Xiao Guodong Hossein Vafaei won a dramatic final frame to beat Stuart… Read More

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Win VIP Dafabet Masters Tickets With World Snooker Opinions

Have you had your say about Snooker? In April, World Snooker Opinions gave away VIP tickets to the 2017 Betfred World Snooker Championship at the Crucible. With the Masters not too distant, we are giving away Two VIP tickets to the semi-finals of the Dafabet Masters at Alexandra Palace in London on Saturday January 20th,… Read More

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Rocket Powers Past Davis

Ronnie O’Sullivan put on a sublime display to dispatch Mark Davis 4-1 and reach the last 32 of the Dafabet English Open in Barnsley. Tickets for the last few days of the event are still available, for details click here The Rocket has been struggling with an ankle injury picked up whilst running in the… Read More

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Thursday’s Dafabet English Open Schedule

The schedule for Thursday morning’s  matches at the Dafabet English Open is now available. Click here for the schedule The session times are as follows: 10am* 7 x last 32 matches Not before 1pm 7 x last 32 matches Not before 2.30pm 2 x last 32 matches 7pm 6 x last 16 matches Not before… Read More

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Liang Makes £40,000 Max

Liang Wenbo made the second 147 of his career to potentially cash in on the £40,000 prize for a maximum break at the Dafabet English Open. There were joyous scenes as the Firecracker erupted after stringing together fifteen reds with blacks and the colours to make the magic break. It saw the defending champion level at 3-3… Read More

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Kunlunshan: Snooker’s Official Water Partner

World Snooker is delighted to be working with Kunlunshan, our official water partner for several of the sport’s biggest tournaments. Kunlunshan (Kunlun Mountain Water) is snooker’s official water partner at the UK Championship, the Masters, the Welsh Open and the World Championship for the 2017/18 and 2018/19 seasons. Branded water, glasses and ice buckets are… Read More

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O’Sullivan Progresses Despite Injury Concerns

Ronnie O’Sullivan overcame an ankle injury to defeat Zhang Anda 4-1 at the Dafabet English Open in Barnsley. The Rocket sprained his ankle whilst running in the build up to the event. Despite concerns he may not be able to play O’Sullivan took to the baize wearing trainers, which he had been granted permission to… Read More

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