O’Sullivan Makes 65th Semi-Final

October 20, 2017

Ronnie O’Sullivan defeated Jack Lisowski 5-2 to reach the last four of the Dafabet English Open in Barnsley. The win sees the Rocket reach a remarkable 65th ranking semi-final, where he will face world number 14 Anthony McGill. The Scot has never lost a last four tie, but will have his work cut out maintaining that record when he faces O’Sullivan, who hasn’t lost a semi-final for five years. Lisowski will…

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McGill Reaches Barnsley Semi-Finals

October 20, 2017

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 a 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 significant one, with him and Robertson in direct competition for a place at the…

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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 is below and fans can buy tickets on the door. Friday 7pm Ronnie O’Sullivan v…

October 20, 2017
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Ursenbacher Reaches Maiden Quarter-final

October 19, 2017

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 last eight lineup, with six of the players under the age of 30. The Swiss…

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Shanghai Masters Draw And Format

The draw and format for the final stages of the 2017 Shanghai Masters is now available. Click here for the draw Click here for the format The post Shanghai Masters Draw And Format appeared first on World Snooker.

October 19, 2017
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Ronnie wears trainers in Barnsley

Ronnie O’Sullivan was allowed to wear trainers as he raced into the third round of the English Open in Barnsley with a 4-1 win against Mark Davis. This article was originally published at Sky Sports

October 19, 2017
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Vafaei Beats Bingham On Final Black

October 19, 2017

Hossein Vafaei won a dramatic final frame to beat Stuart Bingham 4-3 and reach the last 16 of the Dafabet English Open in Barnsley. Tickets for the last few days of the event are still available, for details click here Iran’s Vafaei looked in full control as he took the first three frames with a top break of 61, but Bingham recovered to 3-3 with top runs of 104 and 58….

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Win VIP Dafabet Masters Tickets With World Snooker Opinions

October 19, 2017

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, 2018. This fantastic VIP experience includes tickets to both semi-finals plus delicious food and drink…

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