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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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2019 ManBetX Champion of Champions Winner To Earn £150,000

Following record crowds and the tournament’s best ever viewing figures the prize fund for the 2019 ManBetX Champion of Champions has been increased to £440,000, with the winner set to take home £150,000. Ronnie O’Sullivan’s 2018 final win over Kyren Wilson peaked at 990,000 and averaged 616,000 viewers on ITV4 on Sunday evening, the tournament’s […]

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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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Ladbrokes Pockets World Grand Prix and Players Championship

LADBROKES HAS signed a deal with Barry Hearn’s World Snooker to sponsor both the World Grand Prix and Players Championship tournaments for this year. The deal gives the bookmaker exclusive naming rights to the tournaments due to take place in Llandudno between the 8th and 13th of March (Ladbrokes World Grand Prix) and Manchester between […]

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Betway Extends UK Championship Sponsorship

World Snooker is delighted to announce that Betway has renewed its title sponsorship of the UK Championship for another two years. Betway sponsored the Triple Crown tournament for the first time in 2015, and has now signed up for 2016 and 2017. This season’s tournament at the York Barbican was won by Neil Robertson, who […]

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Champion Of Champions 2015 – Ten Players Guaranteed A Place

With the 2015 Champion of Champions set for the Ricoh Arena, Coventry from 10th to 15th November, there are ten players so far guaranteed a place at one of snooker’s most prestigious invitational events. There is an increased prize-fund – up from £270,000 to £300,000 – and the event features winners of all tournaments in […]

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