kriss wrote: Bourne wrote:
I was offering you the chance to counter my claim that this is the most pointless tournament ever
Why is it pointless?
Its purpose is to promote the sport in new places. With retrospect we might all agree it did not work- but you have to at least try.
i think its worked brilliantly.
far better than other first time in a country has...
the World series that John Higgins
helped promote around europe some countries really strugling but you got to give it a go or nothing will happen
im of a age where i remember the first time they had overseas ranking events during the late 80s and even the likes of Alex Higgins had about 40 or 50 watching him.