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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 - 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 - 26 Aug 2003
World Snooker has today announced that global electronics manufacturer LG Electronics will sponsor the sport's premier circuit.
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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 05 Sep 2001
Stan James Bookmakers are to sponsor the 2001 British Open, which starts at the Telewest Arena in Newcastle later this month.
Snooker - 14 May 2001
World Snooker today announced that it is to remove the rule relating to events in which players can take part with effect from Wednesday 16 May. The move comes as the governing body for the sport prepares to announce its five-year business plan after a root-and-branch review of the sports' commercial activities.
Snooker - 14 Mar 2001
Snooker's UK Championship is heading north to the Barbican Centre at York for the next three years and will have a new time slot on BBC Television.
Snooker - 27 Feb 2001
TSN applied to the court today for an injunction to prevent the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association from applying its rules. No injunction was granted.
Snooker - 16 Feb 2001
Leading consumer and IT electronics manufacturer LG Electronics are to sponsor snooker’s Grand Prix in a three-year deal worth more than £1million.
Snooker - 08 Feb 2001
Terrestrial television coverage is key to the future of snooker. That was the message from World Snooker chief executive Jim McKenzie today after the BBC had given public backing to the professional game’s governing body.
Snooker - 20 Dec 2000
World Snooker Forecasts £1m Profit for New Season
Snooker - 06 Dec 2000
IBSF World Snooker Championship Seeks Title Sponsor
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