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(Draw/Results) Betfair World Snooker Championship 2013

BETFAIR WORLD SNOOKER CHAMPIONSHIP 2013   Last 32 (Best of 19 Frames) Ronnie O’Sullivan 10 vs Marcus Campbell 4 Ali Carter 10 vs Ben Woollaston 4 Stuart Bingham 10 vs Sam Baird 2 John Higgins (Scotland) 6 vs Mark Davis 10 Shaun Murphy 10 vs Martin Gould 5 Graeme Dott (Scotland) 10 vs Peter Ebdon 6 Matthew Stevens 7 vs Marco Fu (Hong Kong) 10 Judd Trump 10 vs Dominic Dale 5 Neil Robertson (Australia)  8 vs Robert Milkins 10 Ricky Walden 10 vs Michael Holt 1 Mark Williams 6 vs [...]


  The draw for the inaugural PTT-EGAT Snooker World Cup 2011 in Bangkok was revealed today by World Snooker. Top seed Wales is represented by world no.1 Mark Williams and Matthew Stevens faces still competition in the form of Ireland’s team; Ken Doherty and Fergal O’Brien in their group. Here are the groups for the opening stages of the event (source; World Snooker);     Group A Wales  Egypt Pakistan Germany Ireland Group B China Thailand 1 UAE Malta Australia Group C England Brazil India Belgium [...]


12BET.COM UK SNOOKER CHAMPIONSHIP 2010 PRIZE MONEY Winner: £100,000 Runner-up: £46,000 Semi-finals: £23,250 Quarter-finals: £16,450 Last 16: £12,050 Last 32: £8,750 Last 48: £5,500 Last 64: £2,300 High break stage one: £500 High break two: £5,000 Total: £625,000 VENUE  : The International Centre, Telford DATE : 4-12 December 2010 HISTORY OF UK CHAMPIONSHIP The 12BET.com UK Championship is snooker’s second most important ranking tournament, carrying one and half times the ranking points of standard events. It has a longer-frame format, with all matches played over best-of-17 frames until the final which is best-of-19. Most of snookers [...]


JOHN HIGGINS EYEING No. 1 SPOT John Higgins is determined to move on from the nightmare of his 6 month ban – by reclaiming the world No. 1 spot he occupied before it started. Higgins was suspended from snooker in May following allegations in the News of the World that he accepted money to throw frames. In September independent body Sport Resolutions cleared the 3 time world champion of match-fixing but he admitted bringing the game into disrepute by failing to report [...]


JOHN HIGGINS SUSPENDED FOR SIX MONTHS From : 2nd May 2010 until midnight on 1st November 2010. John Higgins has welcomed the outcome of a hearing that cleared him of match-fixing but imposed a six-month ban on the former world snooker champion. Higgins, who was also fined £75,000, admitted breaching rules around betting at the two-day London hearing overseen by independent body Sport Resolutions. The 35-year-old Scot was suspended in May pending an investigation into allegations of frame-throwing [...]