[25 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]
Riga Masters 2016 – Neil wins the season opener

Neil, Judd, James Cahill and Li Hang were competing in the Riga Masters, from 22 to 24 June 2016. Chen Zhe had qualified as well but visa issues forced him to withdraw. Neil won the event, beating Michael Holt by 5-2 in the final. The event, that was part of the European Tour in previous seasons, is now a full ranking event … and Neil 12th ranking title.

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[12 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]
Eleven30 Series – Event 2 – 11 June 2016

Judd won the second event of the series by 6-4, he now leads Ronnie O’Sullivan by 2-0. This event took place at the Waterfront in Belfast, house of the former North Ireland Trophy. There were more than 2000 people in the audience. The match was close, it went to 4-4 before Judd pulled away for victory.

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[5 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]
Eleven30 Series – Event 1 – 3 June 2016

Judd won the first event of the Eleven30 series by beating Ronnie (O’Sullivan) by 6-5. The event was held at the Lakeside country club, in Surrey.
The series consists of 6 events, all played over best of 11, under a 30 seconds shot clock. At the end of the series the winner takes it all. If both players win 3 matches, whoever has the most centuries will be declared the winner.

Cao Yupeng, Chen Zhe, James Cahill, Judd Trump, Li Hang, Neil Robertson, Oliver Lines, Tournament news, Yu Delu, Zhang Anda »

[5 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]

The Preston Guid Hall hosted a full week of qualifiers from May 28 to June 4, 2016: the first rounds (last 128) of the Indian Open, the World Open (to be played in China) and the Riga Masters saw most players kick-off their season.
Only Oliver Lines qualified for the Indian Open main event. Neil and Judd didn’t enter.
Cao Yupeng, Neil, Yu Delu, Judd, Oliver Lines and James Cahill qualified for the World Open main event.
James Cahill, Neil, Judd, Li Hang and Chen Zhe qualified for the Riga Masters main …

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[25 May 2016 | No Comment | ]
Best of Snooker in Bucharest

Judd and Neil were in Romania with Mark Selby for a snooker gala, the “Best of Snooker”
Ramona Dragomir, respected Romanian blogger and HUGE snooker fan was there, so here is her report.
Thank you Ramona for allowing us to share your post!

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[14 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]
World Championship 2016

Crucible Theatre, Sheffield, 16 April – 2 May, 2016
It was a tournament to forget for the Grove team. After the last 32 round, Judd wass the only Grove player still in the tournament. He had to come back from 6-3 and 7-4 down to beat Liang Wenbo by 10-8, but that’s as far as he went, going out to Ding Junhui by 13-10 in the last 16. Neil, seen by many as a title favourite, lost 10-6 to Michael Holt, and Anda went out by 10-5 to Barry Hawkins.