The 2018 World Snooker Championship was a professional snooker tournament held from 21 April to 7 May 2018 at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, England.Hosted by the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (WPBSA), it was the 20th and final ranking event of the 2017/2018 season and the 42nd consecutive time the World Snooker Championship had been held at the venue. Ronnie O'Sullivan is … Williams duly took charge of the semi-final of this fictional World Championship but was somewhat unceremoniously replaced for the final by Freddie ‘Parrot-Face’ Davies, a popular comedian of the time. Ganley was awarded the MBE for charity work and services to snooker in 1994. - Snooker Database of Results & Statistics The referee also replaces the colours on the table when necessary and calls out how many points the player has scored during a ... and competed in the most watched snooker match ever, the 1985 World Snooker Championship final with Dennis Taylor. Related Videos. The first championship was held in 1927 and was won by Joe Davis.Davis won the first 15 championships before retiring from the event, undefeated, after his 1946 success. The 1994 Benson & Hedges Masters was a professional non-ranking snooker tournament that took place between 6 and 13 February 1994 at the Wembley Conference Centre in London, England.
Allison Fisher vs Jimmy White Exhibition Match from 1994. I consent to my personal data being processed so that World Snooker and its affiliates may use it to deliver news and ticket information, as well as to improve the quality and relevance of services to me through online surveys. ... Alan Chamberlain – officiated for the 1997 World final. If you are a snooker freak, you probably remember the ’94 WSC final for Jimmy White’s heartbreaking missed black in the final deciding frame. A crucible’s classic historic decider between Jimmy White & Stephen Hendry at the final of World Snooker Championship 1994. The 1997 World Snooker Championship (also referred to as the 1997 Embassy World Snooker Championship for the purposes of sponsorship) was a professional ranking snooker tournament that took place between 19 April and 5 May 1997 at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, England. When snooker went open in the early 1990s, more officials were needed and a new generation of referees established themselves. Benson & Hedges Masters; Tournament information; Dates: 6–13 February 1994: Venue: Wembley Conference Centre: City: London: Country: England: Organisation(s) WPBSA: Format: Non-ranking event: Highest … 11:42.
The 2021 tournament runs from January 10 to 17. The Masters, sponsored by Dafabet, is snooker’s most prestigious invitation tournament. Snooker is a cue sport played on a rectangular table covered with a green cloth, or baize, with pockets at each of the four corners and in the middle of each long side. It has a rich history dating back to 1975 and it is considered one of the sport’s Triple Crown events, alongside the World Championship and the UK Championship. The 3-time World Champion at the time, Stephen Hendry contested against recurring rival Jimmy White, in what was his sixth and last WSC final. World Snooker Championship final: Mark Williams v John Higgins – as it happened. I understand that by submitting this form, I will be providing World Snooker with my personal data/information.