• Fu Replaced By Clarke In Belfast
  • WSF News – UAE Joins the World Snooker Federation
  • O’Sullivan And Higgins To Clash In Semis
  • Allen Hopes To Bring Sporting Cheer Back To Belfast
  • Rocket Up And Running In Shanghai

Dafabet Northern Ireland Open – Eurosport And Quest Schedules

Here are the Eurosport and Quest TV schedules in the UK for the Dafabet Northern Ireland Open. In other countries please check local listings. Eurosport Monday November 20 1245-0000 (ES1) Tuesday November 21 0330-0530 (ES2) 0830-0930 (ES1) 0930-1100 (ES2) 1115-0000 (ES1) 0020-0200 (ES2) Wednesday November 22 0400-0530 (ES2) 0830-0945 (ES1) 0930-1100 (ES2) 1115-0000 (ES1) 0000-0200 (ES2) Thursday November 23 0400-0530 (ES2) 0800-0930 (ES2) 1115-0000 (ES1) 0015-0200 (ES2) Friday November 24 0400-0530 (ES2) 1000-0000 (ES1) 0000-0200 (ES2) Saturday November 25 0400-0530 (ES2) 0730-0900 (ES2) 1130-1600 (ES1) 1800-0000 (ES1) 0000-0130 (ES2) Sunday November…

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O’Sullivan Floors Higgins To Earn Trump Final

Ronnie O’Sullivan moved a step closer to a 30th career ranking title by beating John Higgins 6-2 in the semi-finals of the Shanghai Masters. It’s O’Sullivan’s third win over Higgins within a month as the Rocket beat his fellow snooker legend 4-3 at the English Open and 6-0 at the Champion of Champions. O’Sullivan and Higgins are tied on 29 ranking titles but now the Englishman has the chance to…

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Fu Replaced By Clarke In Belfast

Jamie Clarke was the highest ranked player on the Q School ranking list to accept the place in Belfast Marco Fu has pulled out of next week’s Dafabet Northern Ireland Open, replaced by amateur Jamie Clarke. Hong Kong’s Fu was due to face Mike Dunn on Tuesday at 10am at the Belfast Waterfront so Welshman Clarke will now take his place and the match will be played during the afternoon…

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WSF News – UAE Joins the World Snooker Federation

The World Snooker Federation (WSF) is today delighted to announce that the UAE Billiards & Snooker Association (UAEBSA) has become the latest national federation to become a full member of the WSF. A delegation of President Jason Ferguson and Vice President Nigel Mawer QPM from the WSF recently visited Dubai to meet with representatives from the UAEBSA including Khalid Ali Al Khaili and former professional snooker player Mohamed Shehab, on…

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Trump Into Shanghai Final

Judd Trump reached the final of the Shanghai Masters for the third time by beating Jack Lisowski 6-3 in the semis on Friday. Trump will meet Ronnie O’Sullivan or John Higgins in Saturday’s final with first to ten frames to take the £150,000 top prize. World number three Trump will be chasing his ninth career ranking title and second of the season having won the European Masters last month. Bristol’s…

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O’Sullivan And Higgins To Clash In Semis

O’Sullivan is two wins away from his 30th career ranking title…as is John Higgins Ronnie O’Sullivan and John Higgins will go head to head for the third time within a month on Friday when they meet in the semi-finals of the Shanghai Masters. O’Sullivan cruised to a 5-1 win over Mark Williams in the quarter-finals in China while Higgins saw off Martin Gould by the same scoreline. The two snooker…

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Allen Hopes To Bring Sporting Cheer Back To Belfast

Snooker ace Mark Allen hopes he can give sports fans in his homeland a boost with success in next week’s Dafabet Northern Ireland Open. A keen football fan, Allen was disappointed to see Northern Ireland miss out on a place at the World Cup when they lost their play off tie against Switzerland earlier this week. But the world number six is determined to give local fans something to cheer…

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Rocket Up And Running In Shanghai

Ronnie O’Sullivan came through two matches to progress to the last 16 on day three of the Shanghai Masters. The Rocket’s performance last week in Coventry saw him reach the Champion of Champions final, where he eventually lost out 10-8 against Shaun Murphy. Due to his involvement in Sunday’s final, his last 64 tie took place this morning. The 41-year-old made a tournament high break of 144 in beating Gary…

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Dafabet to Sponsor Northern Ireland Open

Ronnie O’Sullivan is the only man left in the running for snooker’s £1 million bonus after his victory at the Dafabet English Open World Snooker is delighted to announce Dafabet as the new sponsor of the Northern Ireland Open. The world’s finest players will descend upon the Belfast Waterfront next week for the Dafabet Northern Ireland Open, with a 128 man field chasing the £70,000 top prize. It’s the second event of…

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