[1 Jul 2018 | No Comment | ]
Wenbo returns to the Grove

Ahead of the 2018/19 season Liang Wenbo returns to the Grove … and everyone is very happy to welcome him back.
Wenbo said “I had many success with Grove in the past, got to the final of the UK and win his first tournament after that. I lost focus last year and I believe that with the coaching and back up I have with Grove in the coming years I can start winning again. I like the coaching and facilities used in Grove and Django understands my needs more than anyone”
Django …

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Ali Carter, Jack Lisowski, Judd Trump, Liang Wenbo, Luca Brecel, Neil Robertson, Oliver Lines, Tournament news »

[11 Jul 2018 | No Comment | ]

This time all Grove players entered the tournament and, except Oliver, all who needed to qualify won their opening match. Wenbo and Neil have their last 2128 match held over to the venue.
Judd made very light work of tour rookie Kishan Hirani, beating him by 5-0
Luca did (nearly) the same to Ian Burns, beating him by 5-1 with breaks of 95, 77, 74 and 67.
Ali also recorde an emphatic 5-0 against Basel Eltahhan. Ali had a 98 and a 82.
Jack won his match against Zhang Jiankang by 5-2 with breaks …

Ali Carter, Jack Lisowski, Liang Wenbo, Luca Brecel, Neil Robertson, Oliver Lines, Tournament news »

[9 Jul 2018 | No Comment | ]

All Grove players, except for Judd, were competing in the Riga Masters Qualifiers in Preston last week (July 2nd 2018 – July 5th 2018). All of them won their qualifying match and will be in Latvia at the end of this month.
Neil beat young Luo Honghao by 4-2. Luo was the winner of the inaugural WSF Championship in Malta last spring. It was a high quality match with a break over 60 in every frame. It was streamed.
Luca beat Allan Taylor by 4-2. This match was close and devoid of …

Neil Robertson, Player news »

[28 Jun 2018 | No Comment | ]
Great Interview with Neil ahead of the new season

This very nice interview was published today by Worldsnooker
Thursday 28 Jun 2018 11:15AM

With a new cue and recharged batteries, Neil Robertson is full of optimism as he looks ahead to the 2018/19 season.
We caught up with the 2010 World Champion to ask about his summer break and his targets for the new campaign…
Neil, how are you feeling overall, looking ahead to the new season?
Very happy – I think all of the players really appreciate the fact that we have had a proper break this time, with no tournaments for a couple of months since …

Ali Carter, Jack Lisowski, Judd Trump, Luca Brecel, Neil Robertson, Tournament news »

[8 May 2018 | No Comment | ]
World Championship 2018

The World Snooker Championship 2018 was held from April 21 to May 7, 2018 at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, England. The tournament was won by Mark Williams who beat John Higgins by 18-16 in a high quality encounter.
The Grove has five players involved in the Championship: Jack Lisowski who had successfully gone through three qualifying matches, Luca Brecel, Neil Robertson, Ali Carter and Judd Trump all being there by right, being in the top 16 of the rankings.
Luca and Neil unfortunately fell at first hurdle. Neil though was disappointed …

Jack Lisowski, Player news »

[28 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
Ahead of his match with John Higgins in Sheffield … meet Jack!

Jack Lisowski is starting his second round match at the Crucible against John Higgins. But who is Jack? Most fans only know the top players and today Hector Nunns in the express published this very nice and insightful article about Jack.

World Snooker Championship: Jack Lisowski ready for last-16 clash with John Higgins
JACK LISOWSKI is ready to make the most of his big Crucible chance on Saturday.
The 26-year-old from Gloucester known as ‘Jackpot’ faces the toughest match of his career against four-time world champion John Higgins on Saturday.
But the …