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Ali Carter, Club news, Player news »

[3 Oct 2017 | No Comment | ]
Ali Carter joins the Grove

“The Cap’tain” Ali Carter, winner of 4 ranking events and twice a Crucible finalist, has joined the Grove.

About his move to Grove, Ali said:
I’m delighted to sign a full management contract with Django Fung owner of grove leisure. We have been friends for many years and it particular when I went through my toughest ever battle with cancer. We have lots in common and in turn we spoke and both agreed we could both as value to each other if we teamed up.
I’m excited about our future partnership and …

Club news »

[6 Dec 2016 | No Comment | ]
Django Fung, manager to the stars

In an exclusive interview with Betway’s Tom Bowles during the UK Championship, Django Fung explains how ‘your phone’s always on’ when representing the sport’s brightest talents…

Club news, Luca Brecel »

[24 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]
The Grove welcomes Luca Brecel

The Grove is very happy to welcome Luca Brecel in their team. Luca is currently the only professional Belgian snooker player on the main tour, and a very promising talent. Last season he reached his first ranking final at the German Masters and climbed to n°30 in the rankings. With the support of the Grove team, Luca is determined to work hard to improve and enter the top 16.

Club news, Neil Robertson »

[11 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]
Neil Robertson with Grove again

Grove are now happy and proud to sign Neil Robertson for full management.
Django Fung is delighted and said:
Neil is a great Champion, a great professional and one of the nicest person in the snooker circuit. I am very looking forward to working with Neil again
Neil said:
I’m very excited to be working with Grovesnooker again. I know Django very well and he has great experience managing top players.

Chen Zhe, Club news, Featured, Jack Lisowski, Judd Trump, Liu Chuang, Liu Song, Player news, Zhang Anda »

[4 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]
Fabrica de jucători de snooker

Fantastic article about the Grove Academy in Romania’s Eurosport magazine

Club news, Tournament news »

[20 Jul 2010 | No Comment | ]
Ryan Causton wins World Open Qualifier

Ryan Causton was the winner of the Romford World Open Qualifier, held at the Grove Snooker Club on 17 July 2010.

Club news »

[29 Jun 2010 | No Comment | ]
World Open qualifier at the Grove – Saturday 17 July

The Grove is one of 20 clubs in the UK hosting qualifiers for the new World Open.

Now everyone has a chance to take place in a ranking event and be drawn against one of the best players in the world!

Club news, Jack Lisowski, Player news »

[1 Jun 2010 | No Comment | ]
Jack Lisowski joins the Grove

The Grove is delighted to welcome Jack Lisowski to its team for the 2010/11 season.

Club news »

[1 May 2010 | No Comment | ]
Japan’s finest come to the Grove

While the World Championships were in full swing we were joined by two players from Japan – former Japanese no 1 Tetsuya Kuwata and British-born Tony Collick.

They successfully completed an intensive two-day training course with official World Snooker coach and former pro Gary Filtness, pictured middle.
The Grove Academy can help you improve your game, whatever your standard! Get in touch with us for more information.

Club news, Liu Song »

[1 Mar 2010 | No Comment | ]
Liu Song attains World Snooker coaching badge

The Grove is very happy to report that Liu Song has become the first Chinese player to attain the World Snooker Coaching badge.

Song said, “I’m delighted to become the first person from my country to attain such an accodale. Becoming a recognised coach under World Snooker’s programme is something that I have aimed for.”
Grove principals Django Fung and Paul Golder said, “We’re very pleased for Song as he shares our long-term ambitions in developing snooker worldwide.
“This is the first step towards achieving this and we look forward to him …