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WCBS announcement on the 17th March 2019

WCBS announcement on the 17th March 2019

The IBSF would like to inform about the recent WCBS decision regarding the snooker member within the World Confederation of Billiards Sports (WCBS).

World Under-18 and Under-21 Snooker Championships 2019

World Under-18 and Under-21 Snooker Championships 2019

IBSF is pleased to announce that 2019 World Under-18 (Boys) and Under-21 (Boys / Girls) Snooker Championships will be played in Tsingtao city of Shandong Province in China. The city situated in the...

2nd IBSF World Team Cup - 2019

2nd IBSF World Team Cup - 2019

Qatar Billiards & Snooker Federation (QBSF) along with IBSF and ACBS, are pleased to announce the 2nd WORLD TEAM CUP – 2019 in Doha, Qatar from 29th June to 2nd July 2019. This team championshi...

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WCBS Statement: IBSF to represent the discipline of Snooker

19 March, 2019

WCBS Statement: IBSF to represent the discipline of Snooker

World Confederation of Billiards Sports (WCBS) in its statement dated 17th March 2019 stated that: "A decision was taken today at the WCBS Meeting to ac...

World Team Trophy on Olympic Channel (11-12 March 2019)

08 March, 2019

World Team Trophy on Olympic Channel (11-12 March 2019)

The inaugural World Team Trophy (WTT) will take place in Roissy-en-France, near Paris, 11&12 March.

IBSF President visit to Turkey

18 February, 2019

IBSF President visit to Turkey

The IBSF President, Mr. Mubarak Al-Khayarin visited Antalya in Turkey during the World Carom Cup 2019.

WORLD TEAM TROPHY – BILLIARDS (carom, pool & snooker)

01 February, 2019

WORLD TEAM TROPHY – BILLIARDS (carom, pool & snooker)

WORLD TEAM TROPHY – BILLIARDS (carom, pool & snooker) (Report Source: WCBS Website) 11&12 March 2019, Roissy (France) Following a most su...

Amir wins the inaugural Qatar 6Red World Cup 2019

15 January, 2019

Amir wins the inaugural Qatar 6Red World Cup 2019

Amir Sarkhosh of Iran won the title when he fought off a spirited performance from Thanawat Tirapongpaiboon of Thailand to triumph 7-6 in the final inaugural...

Judge scripts medal at the Qatar 6Red World Cup

14 January, 2019

Judge scripts medal at the Qatar 6Red World Cup

Irish player Michael Judge confirmed medal by stepping in the semi-finals of the Qatar 6Red World Cup 2019. In quarter final match, he defeated Indian player...

Ali Alobaidli oust World Junior No.2 to enter quarter finals

14 January, 2019

Ali Alobaidli oust World Junior No.2 to enter quarter finals

Player from host nation Qatar, Ali Alobaidli has now entered the quarter finals of Qatar 6Red World Cup 2019 by defeating Junior World No.2 Pongsakorn Chongj...

Aung Phyo emerges as strong player, reaches quarter finals

14 January, 2019

Aung Phyo emerges as strong player, reaches quarter finals

Asian Under-21 champion, Aung Phyo of Myanmar has confirmed his berth for the quarter finals of the Qatar 6Red World Cup 2019 by defeating Muhammad Majid Ali...

Advani crashes out at Qatar 6Red World Cup 2019, Dhvaj caused this massive upset

14 January, 2019

Advani crashes out at Qatar 6Red World Cup 2019, Dhvaj cause…

Top-seed and the tournament favourite Pankaj Advani was upset by his compatriot Dhvaj Haria 6-4 in the Last-16 knockout match of the Qatar 6Red World Cup 201...

Judge enters quarter finals of Qatar 6Red; Thanawat win against Cheung Ka Wai

14 January, 2019

Judge enters quarter finals of Qatar 6Red; Thanawat win agai…

Michael Judge continues his fantastic run and now moved into Quarter final stage of Qatar 6Red World Cup 2019. Today in the Last-16 he defeated Egyptian play...

Pankaj secure top-seed; Ehsan enters knockout through play-off

13 January, 2019

Pankaj secure top-seed; Ehsan enters knockout through play-o…

After two days of quality matches, the top-2 players have now qualified for the knockout stage of World 6Red World Cup 2019. The last-16 players will start c...

Aung Phyo shock former Asian Champion Aditya Mehta

12 January, 2019

Aung Phyo shock former Asian Champion Aditya Mehta

The reigning Asian Under-21 Snooker Champion caused major upset by defeating former Asian Snooker Champion Aditya Mehta of India 5-3.

Senzahi produces rousing recovery to overcome Ahmed Saif

12 January, 2019

Senzahi produces rousing recovery to overcome Ahmed Saif

Mohammed Rais Senzahi of Afghanistan produced rousing recovery form 0-3 down and then 2-4 down to win the match 5-4 against player from host nation Ahmed Sai...

Thanwat wins a high quality match against Haris

12 January, 2019

Thanwat wins a high quality match against Haris

Thanawat scored three big breaks in best of 9 frames match against Haris Tahir of Pakistan.

Ali stuns World Masters No.2 Saleh Mohammed

12 January, 2019

Ali stuns World Masters No.2 Saleh Mohammed

Qatar player Ali Alobaidli recorded one of the great wins after defeating World Masters No.2 Saleh Mohammed of Afghanistan in the opening session of Qatar 6R...

Qatar 6Red World Cup 2019 starts tomorrow

11 January, 2019

Qatar 6Red World Cup 2019 starts tomorrow

The inaugural Qatar 6Red World Snooker 2019, sanctioned by IBSF, starts on Saturday in the Academy of Qatar Billiards and Snooker Federation at Doha. The str...

Thailand stays most successful in the year 2018

31 December, 2018

Thailand stays most successful in the year 2018

The end of the calendar is a common time to take stock of the previous 12 months: successes, failures, moments, memorable for their grandeur in sports.

Thailand players win men and women World 6Reds Championships 2018

22 December, 2018

Thailand players win men and women World 6Reds Championships…

Thailand players Passakorn Suwannawat and Waratthanun Sukritthanes conquered World 6Reds Championships 2018 by winning titles in both the categories (Men and...

Ng On Yee to take on Waratthanun for defending her World 6Reds title

22 December, 2018

Ng On Yee to take on Waratthanun for defending her World 6Re…

The defending champion Ng On Yee has reached the final of World Women 6Reds Championship 2018 defeating Thai player Nutcharat Wongharuthai 4-1.

Passakorn stuns Alok Kumar to enter World 6Reds final

22 December, 2018

Passakorn stuns Alok Kumar to enter World 6Reds final

Thai player Passakorn Suwannawat knocked out Indian player Alok Kumar 5-0 to meet his compatriot Thanawat Thirapongpaeboon in all Thai final of World 6Reds f...

Thanawat all set to make his first appearance in World 6Reds final

22 December, 2018

Thanawat all set to make his first appearance in World 6Reds…

Thanawat Thirapongpaeboon is all set for his maiden entry in the World 6Reds final here at Marsa Alam, Egypt.

World Men 6Reds semi-finals – Passakorn vs. Alok; Thanawat vs. Majid

21 December, 2018

World Men 6Reds semi-finals – Passakorn vs. Alok; Thanawat v…

Passakorn Suwannawat of Thailand has entered in the semi-finals of World Men 6Reds Championship defeating Indian player Varun Madan in straight set of frames...

Ng On Yee, Waratthanun, Amee Kamani and Nutcharat are in medals round of World Women 6Reds

21 December, 2018

Ng On Yee, Waratthanun, Amee Kamani and Nutcharat are in med…

The defending champion Ng On Yee of Hong Kong has now confirmed semi-final berth of World Women 6Reds Championship 2018 being played here at Marsa Alam, Egyp...

Darren Morgan makes early exit; lost to Passakorn

21 December, 2018

Darren Morgan makes early exit; lost to Passakorn

Defending champion for the World 6Reds Championship 2018, Darren Morgan of Wales, has been knocked out in the Last-16 knockout stage, losing to Thai player P...

Suckakree hits first 75 of competition, but lost the match

21 December, 2018

Suckakree hits first 75 of competition, but lost the match

Suckakree Poomjang from Thailand hits first maximum (75) of World 6Reds Championship 2018 in today’s Last-16 match, but remained unlucky to lost the match 3-...

Darren, Alok, Andrew show their class with big breaks

20 December, 2018

Darren, Alok, Andrew show their class with big breaks

Defending champion, Darren Morgan of Wales, Best bet from India, Alok Kumar and the versatile Andrew Pagett from Wales were in great form and shown their qua...

Majid stuns top-seed Shehab to reach Last-16

20 December, 2018

Majid stuns top-seed Shehab to reach Last-16

Unseeded Muhammad Majid Ali of Pakistan reached the Last-16 stage of World 6Reds Championship 2018 with a shocking 4-3 victory over top-seed Mohamed Shehab o...

Dramatic win for Pushpender

20 December, 2018

Dramatic win for Pushpender

Indian player Pushpender Singh registered 4-3 victory over his compatriot Akshay Kumar by securing the deciding frame in a dramatic way.

Excellent break-building by Passakorn to oust Dilip Kumar

20 December, 2018

Excellent break-building by Passakorn to oust Dilip Kumar

Passakorn Suwannawat from Thailand knocked out Indian player S. Dilip Kumar in a completely one-sided match to reach in the Last-16 stage of the World 6Reds ...

Ibrahim edge-passed Hakim to enter Last-32

20 December, 2018

Ibrahim edge-passed Hakim to enter Last-32

Mohamed Ibrahim of Egypt surpassed his compatriot Mohamed Abdel Hakim 4-2 and stepped in the Last-32 stage of the World 6Reds Championship 2018.

Habib enters in Last-32

20 December, 2018

Habib enters in Last-32

Bahrain player Habib Subah entered in the Last-32 stage of World 6Reds Championship 2018. He beat Sherif Abousenna of Egypt in straight set of frames 4-0.

Shehab and Ng On Yee gains top-seed for the World 6Reds knockout Men and Women respectively

19 December, 2018

Shehab and Ng On Yee gains top-seed for the World 6Reds knoc…

After three days gruelling round-robin matches of World 6Reds matches, the last-60 players have now been selected who will play singlie elimination round in ...

Yaser Elsherbiny caused upset by defeating team championship finalist Alok Kumar

18 December, 2018

Yaser Elsherbiny caused upset by defeating team championship…

Egyptian player Yase Elsherbiny caused big upset of the day-1 when he defeating former Asian Billiards and Snooker Champions Alok Kumar of India in a gruelin...

Nitesh Madaan survives in first match of World 6Reds

18 December, 2018

Nitesh Madaan survives in first match of World 6Reds

On opening day of World 6Reds Championship 2018, Indian players Nitesh Madaan was down 3 frames facing break of 57 by Hesham Shawky of Egypt and was on verge...

THAILAND WINS!

16 December, 2018

THAILAND WINS!

Men, Masters and Women teams of Thailand has now become champion in all three categories of World Team Snooker Championships 2018.

Thailand Masters team also in the World team Snooker final

16 December, 2018

Thailand Masters team also in the World team Snooker final

After Thailand Men and women team, now Thailand Masters team Suckakree Poomjang and Phisit Chandsri has also entered in the final of World Team Snooker Champ...

Thailand enters in the World Team Men Snooker final

16 December, 2018

Thailand enters in the World Team Men Snooker final

Team Thailand comprises of Passakorn Suwannawat and Thanawat Thirapongpaeboon has now entered in the finals of World Team Men Snooker Championship 2018 by de...

Thanawat – Passakorn hits 128 in scotch-doubles; enters medal round

15 December, 2018

Thanawat – Passakorn hits 128 in scotch-doubles; enters meda…

Team Thailand players Thanawat Thirapongpaeboon and Passakorn Suwannawat enters in the medals round after winning the grueling quarter final match against Ho...

Hong Kong-3 Women Team enters medals round; caused upset by defeating team Thailand-2

15 December, 2018

Hong Kong-3 Women Team enters medals round; caused upset by …

Emotions came out for the Hong Kong-3 girls Mei Mei Fong and Yee Ting Cheung when they both entered in the medals round first time in any international compe...

Saudi Arabia hits highest break in scotch-double frame of World Team Men Snooker

15 December, 2018

Saudi Arabia hits highest break in scotch-double frame of Wo…

Omar Alajlani and Ahmed Aseeri from Kingdom of Saudi Arabia sets highest break of World Team Men Snooker Championship 2018 by scoring 121 in scotch-double fr...

World Team Snooker enters knockout stage; Habib sets 115 as Team Men’s highest break

14 December, 2018

World Team Snooker enters knockout stage; Habib sets 115 as …

World Team Snooker (Men, Masters and Women) has now reached into the single-elimination round where 16 teams for Men, 8 teams of Masters and 6 teams of Women...

Egypt-1 routs Hong Kong-1 and secured group top position

14 December, 2018

Egypt-1 routs Hong Kong-1 and secured group top position

Egyptian players Hesham Shawky and Abdelrahman Shahin rallied breaks in their last group stage match against Hong Kong-1 and secured top position in their gr...

Masters hits centuries, Egyptian player Noweir set 135 as highest break for Masters

13 December, 2018

Masters hits centuries, Egyptian player Noweir set 135 as hi…

Egyptian Masters players Mohamed Noweir hits first century break for all categories in the World Team Snooker Championship 2018. He made 135 points and set t...

India-4 survives against Qatar; Wales-2 sweeps all five frames

13 December, 2018

India-4 survives against Qatar; Wales-2 sweeps all five fram…

Team India-4 (Kamal Chawla/ Varun Madan) survived after a nail-biting finish of their first match 3-2 against team Qatar comprises of Ahmed Saif and Ali Alob...

India-2 Masters wins crucial opening match; Alok potted the last black to close proceedings

13 December, 2018

India-2 Masters wins crucial opening match; Alok potted the …

The World Team Snooker Championship 2018 started today morning at Jaz Grand Marsa hotel in Marsa Alam, Egypt. The first session was having matches of masters...

Billiards sports launched its bid to get on the program of the 2024 Paris Olympic Games

01 December, 2018

Billiards sports launched its bid to get on the program of t…

At one of the world’s greatest iconic buildings, the Eiffel Tower, billiards sports launched its bid to get on the program of the 2024 Paris Olympic Games. ...

Chang Bingyu lifts maiden World championship title

27 November, 2018

Chang Bingyu lifts maiden World championship title

16-year-boy Chang Bingyu from China has now become the World Men Snooker Champion. Today in the final played at Grand Mercure Hotel in Yangon, Myanmar, he de...

Waratthanun caused upset; Ends Wendy's winning streak

27 November, 2018

Waratthanun caused upset; Ends Wendy's winning streak

Waratthanun Sukritthanes caused biggest upset of the World Snooker Championship 2018 and won her first Individual World Snooker title. In the final today she...

 

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