The full schedule, results and team line-ups for snooker World Cup, which takes A calendar for the / snooker season, which will be updated with. The / snooker season is an ongoing series of professional snooker tournaments to The Shoot-Out was brought forward to the start of February, ahead of both the World Grand Prix and Welsh Open. The new World Seniors Tour will. Everything you need to know about the Snooker World Championships, which starts in Sheffield on Saturday, April 15. China A beat England to win World Cup Hosts China A come from behind to beat England in the final of the Snooker World Cup in Wuxi. Because of circumstances beyond our control this site will go down today Friday. When a foul is made, the non-fouling player will receive penalty points equal to the value of the ball "on", or the value of any of the "foul" balls, or 4 points, whichever is highest. Murphy, Shaun Shaun Murphy. How The Race Was Won: Championship League - Group 2. Events Euro Rio TURF WAR Burnley's friendly vs Hannover ABANDONED as yobs lob seats at baton-wielding police who are unable to control fans. This includes cookies from third party social media websites if you visit a page which contains embedded content from social media. A-Z Sports American Football Athletics Basketball Boxing Cricket Cycling Darts Disability Sport Football Formula 1 Gaelic Games Get Inspired Golf Gymnastics Horse Racing Motorsport Olympic Sports Rugby League Rugby Union Snooker Swimming Tennis Winter Sports Full Sports A-Z. In an attempt to answer criticisms that televised matches can be slow or get bogged down in lengthy safety exchanges and that long matches cause problems for advertisers,  an alternative series of timed tournaments has been organised by Matchroom Sport chairman Barry Hearn. It is 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. The elite of professional snooker are generally regarded as the "top 16" ranking players,  who are not required to pre-qualify for three of the tournaments, namely the Shanghai Masters , Australian Open and the World Snooker Championship.