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MATCHROOM POOL ACQUIRES WORLD 9-BALL CHAMPIONSHIP

Matchroom Pool has acquired the rights in perpetuity to host the World 9-Ball Championship from 2020 in a ground-breaking agreement with the WPA. The World 9-Ball Championship joins Matchroom Pool’s portfolio of major events and will benefit from increased prize money and global TV coverage. The 2020 World 9-Ball Championship will be staged from Wednesday, […]

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BETVICTOR TITLE SPONSOR CHAMPIONSHIP LEAGUE SNOOKER

Matchroom Multi Sport is pleased to announce that BetVictor, a leading online gambling company, will be the title sponsor of the 2019/20 BetVictor Championship League Snooker, which breaks off at Morningside Arena, Leicester on Monday, 7th October. The BetVictor Championship League Snooker, which continues with four weeks of play throughout the season, concluding with the Winners’ […]

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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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LOMACHENKO TO FACE CAMPBELL IN LONDON

Pound-for-pound number one Vasiliy Lomachenko will face Luke Campbell for the WBC, WBA, WBO and Ring Magazine Lightweight World titles on Saturday August 31 at The O2 in London, live on Sky Sports Box Office in the UK and ESPN+ in the US. Lomachenko (13-1 10 KOs), who went 396-1 as an amateur, won gold […]

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Matchroom Sport Charitable Foundation Donations Break £1,000,000 Mark

The Matchroom Sport Charitable Foundation has now awarded over £1,000,000 in donations in the three years since it was founded. The Matchroom Sport Charitable Foundation was created to centralise the benevolent efforts of Matchroom Sport, the global sports promotion company headed by Barry Hearn, and its subsidiaries – the Professional Darts Corporation, World Snooker and […]

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