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Snooker - 07 Mar 2008
Fans around the world will have the chance to watch live as the 888.com World Snooker Championship draw is broadcast online for the first time ever at 13.00 GMT on Tuesday, March 11th on <A href="http://www.888snooker.com/">http://www.888snooker.com/</A>
Snooker - 15 Jan 2008
EUROSPORT EVENTS and FSTC SPORTS MANAGEMENT, the management company of John Higgins', Graeme Dott &amp; Michaela Tabb , are proud to announce the launch in 2008 of a new Snooker 'World Series" to be run from May through August of each year.
Snooker - 07 Oct 2005
TVNW Media Group has been appointed by the United States Snooker Association, on behalf of the International Billiards &amp; Snooker Federation, as the exclusive television and marketing agent for the 2006 IBSF World Snooker Team Championships for Men, Ladies and Seniors, to be held from 17-26 August 2006 at the Doubletree Hotel in San Jose, California, USA.
Snooker - 11 Aug 2005
TG4's sports coverage breaks further new ground later this month as the&nbsp;Irish language channel brings to screen live coverage of Northern&nbsp;Ireland's first ever major snooker tournament.
Snooker - 21 Jan 2005
Snooker’s stars will be heading to the Far East in the spring for the 2005 China Open.
Snooker - 21 Jan 2005
Snooker’s stars will be heading to the Far East in the spring for the 2005 China Open.
Snooker - 12 Nov 2004
Zug, Switzerland, 12 November 2004 - Infront Sports & Media has announced a second, nonexclusive agreement for the radio broadcasting rights of the 2006 FIFA World Cup™ with French national radio broadcaster Europe News S.N.C.
Snooker - 01 Oct 2004
TOTESPORT, one of the country's leading betting organisations, is to sponsor the Grand Prix which begins in Preston tomorrow.
Snooker - 23 Sep 2004
Eurosport is to be the host broadcaster for the British Open which will be held in Brighton from November 8 to 14.
Snooker - 21 Jun 2004
Portugal, June 21, 2004: Octagon CSI, UEFA’s European Football Championship™ agency for territories ex Europe (Africa, the Americas, Middle East and Oceania), is ensuring that fans in 109 territories see the best football Europe has to offer in this prestigious tournament. Octagon CSI is supplying English commentary for the World Feed and have employed the services of top UK commentators, Martin Tyler, Peter Brackley and Gary Bloom. The feeds are being relayed through Octagon’s broadcast facili
Snooker - 21 Jun 2004
Portugal, June 21, 2004: Octagon CSI, UEFA’s European Football Championship™ agency for territories ex Europe (Africa, the Americas, Middle East and Oceania), is ensuring that fans in 109 territories see the best football Europe has to offer in this prestigious tournament. Octagon CSI is supplying English commentary for the World Feed and have employed the services of top UK commentators, Martin Tyler, Peter Brackley and Gary Bloom. The feeds are being relayed through Octagon’s broadcast facili
Snooker - 05 May 2004
World Snooker is delighted to announce a three-year agreement with BCE, the world's leading manufacturer and supplier of snooker tables.
Snooker - 06 Apr 2004
World Snooker is delighted to announce a new three-year deal with Eurosport which will bring snooker to many millions of fans across Europe and beyond.
Snooker - 02 Apr 2004
Sir Rodney Walker, the chairman of World Snooker, has announced the formation of his new WPBSA Board, which will take place in May after the World Championships.
Snooker - 10 Mar 2004
110sport Management Ltd - snooker's biggest management group - have recommended to their clients that they should support Sir Rodney Walker's proposal for constitutional change within the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association.
Snooker - 12 Feb 2004
World Snooker is delighted to announce a three-year agreement with Blade Interactive to endorse the electronic game World Championship Snooker.
Snooker - 16 Dec 2003
World Snooker Ltd is pleased to announce that it has signed a new agreement with Paragon Event Management Ltd.
Snooker - 12 Dec 2003
On the 1st November 2003, the new WSL board was formed. In addition to myself as Chairman, other appointments made by WPBSA included Neal Stevens as Sales Director who has been working for World Snooker for ten months, Charles (Charlie) Burt as Business Development Director and Tony Murphy as Director of Operations.
Snooker - 12 Dec 2003
On 4th August 2003, the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (‘WPBSA’), the governing body of World Snooker, terminated its contract with its commercial management company, World Snooker Enterprises (‘WSE’), based on an allegation that WSE had failed to perform its obligations under that agreement. WSE immediately challenged that termination in the High Court, on the basis that the allegation it had failed to perform was completely groundless, and sought damages for repudiatory
Snooker - 26 Aug 2003
World Snooker has today announced that global electronics manufacturer LG Electronics will sponsor the sport's premier circuit.
Snooker - 07 Aug 2003
The World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (WPBSA), the sport’s world governing body, has ended its commercial relationship with World Snooker Enterprises (WSE), it was confirmed today.
Snooker - 06 May 2003
Two out of every five viewers watching terrestrial television last night (Monday) were tuned in to the snooker on BBC Two to see Mark Williams regain the Embassy World Championship.
Snooker - 02 May 2003
Viewing figures for the 2003 Embassy World Championship are up seven per cent on last year – and the tournament has already produced five higher peak audiences.
Snooker - 01 May 2003
TWI and World Snooker have announced the amicable settlement of the legal action between them.
Snooker - 17 Apr 2003
Snooker’s Embassy World Championship will be staying at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield for at least another two years.
Snooker - 31 Jan 2003
Bet365 will be World Snooker's exclusive betting partner at the Benson and Hedges Masters at Wembley Conference Centre next week.
Snooker - 20 Dec 2002
Members of the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (WPBSA) gave the current Board their backing at today's annual general meeting in Preston.
Snooker - 20 Dec 2002
World Snooker Ltd has appointed businessman and sporting legend Tony Lewis CBE as non-executive chairman.
Snooker - 04 Dec 2002
World Snooker have signed up two more sponsors for the PowerHouse UK Championship, which is currently taking place at the York Barbican Centre.
Snooker - 22 Nov 2002
Electrical giants PowerHouse, the UK's largest independent electrical retailer, have turned up the heat for this year's UK Championship by announcing they are to sponsor one of snooker's top tournaments.
Snooker - 13 Nov 2002
Professional snooker has sent a strong message to the world, saying that internal squabbles will not be allowed to affect the success of the game.
Snooker - 12 Nov 2002
World Snooker is pleased to announce that prize money for the 2002-2003 season is increasing by more than £300,000.
Snooker - 25 Oct 2002
Paddy Power, Ireland's biggest bookmaker, are delighted to announce a major sponsorship initiative involving five of the world's leading snooker stars from the 110sport management group.
Snooker - 24 Oct 2002
Two world ranking tournaments have been added to the calendar for the 2002-2003 season – the Irish Masters and European Open.
Snooker - 17 Oct 2002
The World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association Limited (WPBSA) today confirmed the appointment of World Snooker Enterprises (WSE) as its new commercial management team.
Snooker - 26 Sep 2002
Former world No 2 Tony Knowles has joined the Board of the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association.
Snooker - 24 Sep 2002
The Board of the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association will meet tomorrow (Weds) to consider the appointment of a new director following the shock resignation of Mark Wildman.
Snooker - 23 Aug 2002
Negotiations with World Snooker Enterprises are now being finalised with the aim of completing contracts for the management of the commercial rights of the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association in the coming days.
Snooker - 01 Jul 2002
A summit meeting of the world’s top snooker players to decide on the future direction of the sport resulted in a split decision today (Friday). A total of 72 players including current world champion Peter Ebdon and former world champions Stephen Hendry, John Higgins, John Parrott and Mark Williams voted on three proposals from potential investors at the Tickled Trout in Preston.
Snooker - 06 Jun 2002
Jason Ferguson has been unanimously elected as chairman of World Snooker Limited – the new trading subsidiary of WPBSA Limited.
Snooker - 02 May 2002
Following representations received from Rex Williams and Ray Reardon, the Board of the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association have voted unanimously to reinstate them as full members of the WPBSA with honorary status.
Snooker - 19 Apr 2002
Professional snooker’s governing body is to undergo radical and exciting reform, taking the sport forward commercially.
Snooker - 21 Dec 2001
Former chairman Rex Williams has been expelled as a member of the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association and asked to repay legal costs of £28,268.
Snooker - 12 Dec 2001
Jim McKenzie has left his position as chief executive officer of the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association.
Snooker - 13 Nov 2001
Hill and Knowlton’s Sports Marketing & Sponsorship division has been appointed by World Snooker to raise the profile of the sport and the governing body.
Snooker - 18 Oct 2001
TWI the UK's largest independent production company has signed a new two year production deal with the BBC for the world's leading snooker tournaments.
Snooker - 05 Oct 2001
5 October 2001 - World Snooker has successfully defended the legal action brought by 110 Sport, the internet start-up formerly known as TSN. In a judgement delivered today at the High Court, Mr. Justice Lloyd ruled against 110 Sport in seven out of eight issues.
Snooker - 05 Oct 2001
In a High Court ruling, in a case brought by Stephen Hendry, Mark Williams and TSN (now 110sport) against professional snooker's governing body, the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association, Mr Justice Lloyd today ruled that the WPBSA had adopted an unlawful restraint of trade, abused their dominant position and acted against the EC Treaty in connection with rules adopted by the WPBSA board in March 2001.
Snooker - 21 Sep 2001
David Sheepshanks, chairman of Ipswich Town Football Club, has joined the Board of World Snooker as a non-executive director.
Snooker - 05 Sep 2001
Stan James Bookmakers are to sponsor the 2001 British Open, which starts at the Telewest Arena in Newcastle later this month.
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