2012 United States National Snooker Championships: Live Stream This Weekend

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2012 United States National Snooker Championships: Live Stream This Weekend

As snooker’s global expansion continues, this weekend will see the first ever live streaming of snooker from the USA as the United States National Snooker Championships are held this weekend. Click below for more…

History is going to be made this year as the United States Snooker Association (USSA), the governing body of the sport of snooker in

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Agnes Davies Memorial Tournament Details

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Agnes Davies Memorial Tournament Details

The Terry Griffiths Matchroom hosts the Agnes Davies Memorial in honour of the World Ladies Billiards & Snooker Association’s life president, who died last year aged 90.

Davies (nee Morris) was effectively the women’s professional world champion in 1949 and represented her native Wales for a staggering 60 years.

Dusting off her cue will be

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Rankings, Cut-Offs and Matters Arising

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Rankings, Cut-Offs and Matters Arising As scary as it might seem, we are now little more than two weeks away from the start of the new season with the Wuxi Classic qualifiers due to start on the 5th June 2012. Furthermore, it is evident both on Twitter and in the comments section of this blog, there are a number of questions being asked, few of which appear to have answers at this...

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Q School 2012: Brilliant Baird Back On Tour

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Q School 2012: Brilliant Baird Back On Tour

Just weeks after his relegation from the main tour was confirmed, Sam Baird has tonight regained his professional status by becoming the first man through the first event of the 2012 Q School. Joining him are Martin O’Donnell, Chen Zhe and Ian Burns, the latter in dramatic circumstances…

With just twelve main tour places up for grabs at the Q...

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Snooker on the Internet 2012

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Snooker on the Internet 2012

Those who know me, know that there are a few reasons why I decided to start PSB back in 2008, but one obvious reason was the distinct lack of quality snooker websites on the internet. These days however the landscape is a little different and for a fourth year in a row, I highlight what to me at least, are the must read sites for snooker…

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Q School 2012: Event One Now Underway

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Q School 2012: Event One Now Underway

At 10am this morning the first event of the 2012 Q School got underway, with main tour places up for grabs for each of the four eventual semi-finalists. Click below for all of the links that you will need throughout the event, together with a quick look ahead to event one…

  • To view the full draw for the event, please click here
  • To view the latest...
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China in his hands

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China in his hands

CHINA-bound Kishan Hirani stepped up his preparations for the IBSF World Under-21 Championship with victory in the sixth and final leg of the Cuestars South of England Championship Tour.

The Welsh Under-21 champion (left) defeated his compatriot and travelling companion Jordan Shepherd (Bridgend) in a one-frame shoot-out final at Jesters Snooker

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Crucible 2012: The Final Word

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Crucible 2012: The Final Word

Following a few days to reflect (and to get back to the day job), following this year’s World Championship, here are my final thoughts on what was an eventful, if not classic tournament as Ronnie O’Sullivan lifted his fourth world crown in Sheffield…

My ‘eighth Crucible’ so to speak, this year was a little different in that after my taster in 2011,

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Join the Q

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One of Barry Hearn's great snooker innovations begins for a second season tomorrow.

Q School gives 12 amateur players the chance to secure a coveted place on next season's professional circuit.

Join the Q
Four semi-finalists from each of the three events will be rewarded with a two-year tour card and the competition for places promises to be intense.

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Irish Get Ready for Q-School

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Irish Get Ready for Q-School

Probably the most lucrative tournament in the calendar begins on Sunday as Q-School returns for a second season.

Lucrative, you ask? Well, for the twelve hopefuls that emerge from the trenches in this battle of the amateurs, they will have the opportunity to compete for over £7million worth of prize money next season.

In addition, this year’s dozen w

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And the winner is...

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After a long, hard snooker season it seems fitting to finish it all off with an almighty party.

Players, journalists, sponsors, referees and others made the trip to the luxurious Dorchester hotel in London to see who won World Snooker's most prestigious prizes last night, and enjoy a well-earned celebration.

Here's a little bit more about the...

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2012 SHQ Awards

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To mark the end of the first full season covered on SnookerHQ, I decided to follow the lead of many of the other blogs who have had End-of-Season Awards Ceremonies (ceremonies?) in the past.

To add to the fun, I have enlisted two of the website’s regular and loyal contributors in club owner Fin Ruane and Irish player Johnny ‘Sniper’ Williams.

Before.

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