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Snooker - 07 Oct 2005
TVNW Media Group has been appointed by the United States Snooker Association, on behalf of the International Billiards & 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 20 Dec 2002
World Snooker Ltd has appointed businessman and sporting legend Tony Lewis CBE as non-executive chairman.
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 - 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 - 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 - 19 Apr 2002
Professional snooker’s governing body is to undergo radical and exciting reform, taking the sport forward commercially.
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 - 21 Sep 2001
David Sheepshanks, chairman of Ipswich Town Football Club, has joined the Board of World Snooker as a non-executive director.
Snooker - 08 Aug 2001
British Eurosport announced today another major rights coup, by securing live and exclusive rights to Scotland's premier snooker event - the Regal Masters in Glasgow starting on Tuesday 18th September.
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 - 24 Jan 2001
Negotiations between World Snooker and The Sportsmasters Network (TSN) have ended without any agreement being reached.
Snooker - 20 Dec 2000
World Snooker Forecasts £1m Profit for New Season
Snooker - 06 Dec 2000
IBSF World Snooker Championship Seeks Title Sponsor
Snooker - 12 Oct 2000
BBC Signs New Six -Year, Four-Tournament Snooker Deal
Snooker - 10 Oct 2000
BSkyB Renews Top Snooker Contracts
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