Snooker Players Tour Championship
The snooker Players Tour Championship is the bread and butter of the snooker world for the majority of professionals and amateurs trying to break into the heights of a developing global game.
The snooker Players Tour Championship is never going to carry as much glitz and glamour as high profile ranking events such as The Masters, The China Open and the UK Championship. However, it is the bedrock on which the next generation of snooker is being built.
Some players have complained about it and others have welcomed it onto the professional calendar. One thing is for certain, Snooker Betting is never going to be quite the same again.
Snooker Players Tour Championship Betting
Snooker Players Tour Championship betting covers twelve different events as well as a live finals day which is broadcast around the world. These twelve initial events are split into two groups of six; six events played in Sheffield and six events played mainland Europe.
Each of the events offers three days of snooker Players Tour championship betting opportunity. This means there is value because the strongest players in the world can hit their straps and there is space for developing players to make an impression on the Sports Betting market.
The beauty of snooker Players Tour Championship betting is the fact that there are large numbers of ranking points to be won which means that all of the players take the events seriously.
SNOOKER PLAYERS TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP FORMAT
The snooker Players Tour Championship format is very simple and quite short which encourages interest from publics around the world. Matches are short and often a maximum of best of seven frames. This ensures speed because any player on the main tour can enter a snooker Players Tour Championship event for ₦30000.
The snooker Players Tour Championship format kicks in through mid-June and covers the whole season. Players can use the events as a way to get ranking points in order to qualify or to have the chance to qualify for the main tournaments on the tour.
Snooker Players Tour Championship Finals
The snooker Players Tour Championship finals feature the best 24 players who have featured throughout the series. These are professionals and amateurs who have regular attended events and played well to win ranking points and money.
The beauty of the snooker Players Tour Championship finals is that it can set off a budding amateur against one of the best players in the game such as current world champions John Higgins or snooker legend Ronnie O'Sullivan.
Viewing figures for the snooker Players Tour Championship finals last season were not anywhere near the level expected or hoped for. However, the series is still in its infancy and as the profile of snooker continues to grow around the world as will the awareness of the series.
Snooker Players Tour Championship History
The modern Players Championship has not been around for too long and was started for the 2010/2011 season. The series has been introduced as a way of keeping interest high among professional players as well as giving members of the public a chance to see regular professional matches for a fraction of the price that it costs to watch one of the main ranking tournaments.
The only winner in the modern snooker Players Tour Championship history is former world champions Shaun Murphy.