In addition to Jimmy White, the defending Champion and Ken Doherty, two more names have been confirmed for the Seniors UK Championship in Hull: Joe Johnson and Aaron Canavan, the reigning Seniors World Champion.
tweets by Jason Francis yesterday:
As the current World Seniors Champion we are delighted to announce that Aaron Canavan will take his place as number 2 seed in Hull
@hull_venue Dreams do come true! Book now
Another Legend announced for the Uk Seniors in Hull in October. 1986 World Champion JOE JOHNSON
@JoeJohnson86 @hull_venue get tickets here https://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/2018-uk-seniors-snooker-championship-hull/event/360054A4AE61279C?artistid=1769416&majorcatid=10004&minorcatid=102 …
Here are infos about the venue and the event