Blast of the past! Bob Chaperon returns to the Crucible!

The first qualifying event for next year’z world Championship was held last week-end in Toronto. CanadaQualifier2019

Joris Maas was the defending champion and he made a really good defence of it, reaching the final again. But there he ran across Canadese Legend, and reigning Canadian Champion Bob Chaperon.

Here is the report that hit Facebook overnight

BOB CHAPERON IN CRUCIBLE RETURN!
News overnight that Canadian Legend, and former ranking event winner, Bob Chaperon has won the ROKiT Phones.com World Seniors Qualifier in Toronto which will see him take a place in the Seniors World Championships in the Crucible in Sheffield in August. Bob famously won the British Open in 1990 beating Alex Higgins in the final 10-8, he was part of Team Canada that won the World Cup that same year. Bob beat Joris Maas 4-3 in a dramatic final, its been quite a year as he also recently won the Canadian Amateur Championship again. We look forward to welcoming another Canadian Legend back to the home of Snooker.

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Here are the full results leading to the Final

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Well done guys! Well done Canada!

Exciting news about the 2019 WSS ROKiT Phones.com UK Championship

The line-up is now complete, with Rory McLeod winning the last qualifying event last week-end. He will play Sean Lanigan.

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It’s a great line-up and it will be a great event, no doubt!

But there will be even more to play for after those two announcements:

HIGH BREAK HULL!

The player who makes the highest break during the ROKiTPhones.com Uk Seniors Snooker Championship will be presented with this beautiful Chamberlain1875.com ‘Triple Crown’ time piece. Valued at over £1000 this will be a superb prize from our partners. Nico Smeets

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But that’s not all …

This was announced on twitter by ROKiT World Seniors Snooker

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Its back!!! During the

Uk Seniors Snooker the player who

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vote for shot of the championship will receive £1000 courtesy of our friends at the Tradewell Snooker Centre in Hull.

All to play for then!