At first,Snooker was seen as a hard type of billiard but today,it is a completely different type of billiard.Snooker requires perfect technique,immacculate break-building and clever safety play. Snooker players which have those skills have been trying to win trophies like China Open, World Championship for years.To be honest,while Snooker is the least popular type of billiard in the past,it is the most popular type right now,and is spreading everywhere in the world.
Now,there are lots of known Snooker players such as Ronnie O’Sullivan,Mark Selby,Judd Trump etc.
Every year,lots of tournaments are organized by federations of countries and these federations can find famous sponsores for these players.In England and East Asia,Snooker is more popular than most other sports.
To give an example,in 2017,lots of players competed with each other in UK Championship.There were lots of excellent matches played between quality players.For instance,a match between Ronnie O’Sullivan and Shaun Murphy was witnessed lots of turnbacks.First,Shaun Murphy took the lead but Ronnie O’Sullivan didn’t give up and be involved to the struggle.End of the match,Ronnie O’Sullivan became the winner and took home the top prize of £170.000.
Another tournament played in China is organized in April,2018.Before playing the tournament,Mark Selby was seen as the favorite of the tournament. He didn’t surprised people who expect Mark Selby to win this tournament.In the final,rival of Mark Selby was Barry Hawkins.Mark Selby won the match easily again with a 11-3 score and took home the top prize of £225.000.