Monday 13th - Sunday 19th of February at the Newport Centre,Newport
The 21st Staging of the Welsh Open the Longest running Ranking Event outside of the World and UK.. first won in 1992 by Stephen Hendry who went on to win it a further twice 1997 and 2003.
the welsh open has been a springbord for notable Players to go on to better Things. in 1993 it was Ken Doherty's Maiden Ranking win after finishing Runner up to Jimmy White in the 1992 Grand Prix and in 1996 it was Mark Williams first Final and First Title and also during the 1996 Welsh Open Paul Hunter first came to the atention of the wider public with a run to the semi finals where he lost to John Parrott but two years later in 1998 Paul Hunter at the Welsh Open claimed his first Title beating the yet to be World Champion John Higgins in the Final.
who will add their name to the History of the Welsh Open this year ?
FORMAT OF PLAY
- Posts: 55303
- Joined: 02 October 2009
- Location: North Wales
- Snooker Idol: Mark Selby
- Highest Break: 25
- Walk-On: the one and only