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

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 Holt England Jimmy White 6–5 2010/11
2011[1] England Mark Joyce England Michael Holt 4–0 2011/12
2012[2][3] England Stuart Bingham England Peter Lines 4–0 2012/13
2013[4] England Joe Perry England Barry Hawkins 4–3 2013/14
2014[5][6] England Peter Lines Wales Lee Walker 4–1 2014/15
2015[7] England Ronnie O’Sullivan England Darryn Walker 4–2 2015/16
2016 Wales Jamie Jones England David Grace 4–3 2016/17
2017 England Robert Milkins England Rob James 4–2 2017/18

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!

Chris Gaynor

Chris Gaynor is a writer with 10 years' experience writing for the web. He loves snooker, CSI and loves cycling off tiramisu!

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