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ALEXANDRA PALACE ANNOUNCES £150,000 DONATION FROM MATCHROOM FOUNDATION TO FUND YOUNG PEOPLE’S PARK PROGRAMME

Alexandra Park and Palace Charitable Trust (APPCT) is delighted to announce that The Matchroom Sport Charitable Foundation have pledged £150,000 to fund its new Young People’s Park Programme. The activity will be delivered by the charity’s Creative Learning team for the next three years. The funding will help develop Alexandra Park as a place of […]

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Record Viewers Tune In For Dafabet World Pool Masters

A record number of viewers saw David Alcaide’s dramatic Dafabet World Pool Masters win live on Sky Sports, while over half a million fans saw the tournament unfold around the world on Facebook Live. Alcaide won his second Masters title with a 9-ball banked down the table at hill-hill, the final shot of perhaps the […]

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Matchroom Multi Sport Acquires US Open 9-Ball Championship

Matchroom Multi Sport can announce that it has acquired full ownership of the US Open 9 Ball Championship in a ground-breaking move that is part of a long-term goal to take the event into the sports mainstream. Barry Behrman had started the event in 1976 and had grown it over the decades into one of […]

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MATCHROOM SPORT AND SKY SPORTS ANNOUNCE NEW SEVEN-YEAR BROADCAST AGREEMENT

Matchroom Sport and Sky Sports are delighted to announce a new seven-year broadcast deal that will continue Sky’s coverage of Matchroom Sport events into a fourth decade. Running until 2025, Sky customers will be able to watch a multitude of major events across eight different sports and comes alongside the continuation of Sky Sports’ broadcast […]

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Bluebell Wood nurses funded by Matchroom Foundation

An £83,000 donation is the first part of a generous promise that will help to fund nurses at Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice for the next three years. The Matchroom Sport Charitable Foundation has pledged £250,000 over three years to help South Yorkshire’s only children’s hospice cover the costs of two nurses caring for children and […]

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Masters set for Gibraltar in February

THE 24th ANNUAL WORLD POOL MASTERS will take place from Friday to Sunday 17th – 19th February as pool’s longest running invitational event moves to GIBRALTAR. 16 of the world’s best players will gather in the shadow of the famous Rock of Gibraltar to contest the Masters and determine the destination of the $20,000 top […]

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