What’s Coming Up on SnookerZone? And the 2018/19 Season Gets Going!


SnookerZone has been busy behind the scenes beavering away on content for all the Zones here. In this short post, we’d just like to inform what’s coming up in the next few days on the Zone, plus what’s going on as the snooker season starts for the exciting 2018/19 campaign in earnest.

The snooker season has begun in earnest today with the 2018 Riga Masters in Latvia as Ryan Day, last year’s winner seeks to defend the title, one of three Welshman who last season had an incredible 2017/18 campaign.

The event runs till Sunday where the winner will lift the 2018 trophy.

Welshman Mark Williams (pictured), of course, starts the season as World Champion!

Mark Williams had an incredible 2017/18 campaign winning three ranking titles, including the World Championship!

The Pink Ribbon Charity Snooker Pro-Am (Click to see the SnookerHub event page)

There is also the annual Pink Ribbon event down in the South West Snooker Academy in Gloucester, which was last season won by the in-house professional Robert Milkins! Who will be this year’s winner of the ninth pro-am charity event which has raised thousands for the breast cancer charity?

For your information: Here’s the list of previous winners from Wikipedia:

Welshman Jamie Jones won the Pink Ribbon pro-am event in 2016


2010[1]England Michael HoltEngland Jimmy White6–52010/11
2011[1]England Mark JoyceEngland Michael Holt4–02011/12
2012[2][3]England Stuart BinghamEngland Peter Lines4–02012/13
2013[4]England Joe PerryEngland Barry Hawkins4–32013/14
2014[5][6]England Peter LinesWales Lee Walker4–12014/15
2015[7]England Ronnie O’SullivanEngland Darryn Walker4–22015/16
2016Wales Jamie JonesEngland David Grace4–32016/17
2017England Robert MilkinsEngland Rob James4–22017/18

For a report on the Pink Ribbon from last season, click here

SnookerZone Content: What’s Coming Up Soon?

In the CoachingZone, we’ve already interviewed four top coaches, and there will be another exclusive interview with a level 2 WPBSA coach – so stay tuned for that one and keep an eye out! If you haven’t read any of our exclusive Q&As then click here… In the equipment zone, we’ve already written about the three top tips you must try out and if you haven’t read our piece on the popular Elkmaster tips, then go and have a gander, here…

More importantly, coming up, we’ll be exclusively reviewing the revolutionary Century Pro Titanium Ferrule from Century tips! That will be published in the next couple of days…

There will also be a piece on how to look after your snooker cue properly – plus a lot more coming up in the next week.

So stay tuned, and enjoy the start of the snooker season!


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The brand new place for news and reviews about snooker related products, training aids and coaching

Hi there,

And thanks for dropping by the SnookerZone blog section.

This part of the website is going to be for product news and to summarise what’s going on in the wonderful and exciting world of products in the beautiful game!

Also, the blog will occasionally bring you interviews with product creators and find out what drives them to create the products they make!

Here at SnookerZone, it’s all about keeping you in the loop at what’s going on in this busy area of snooker, behind the scenes!

Be sure to stay tuned to the blog for weekly updates and thanks for your attention!


Chris Gaynor

PS: We’ll also keep you updated on the latest product news and reviews in the Training, Coaching and Equipment Zones of the website as and when they are updated!

But for now, enjoy what’s already on the site!