World Snooker Championship Live Streaming you can easily watch all the matches of the World Snooker Championship 2017 Live Scores which is started for the 15th of April on Snooker2017.com. We will also share some alternative links from which you can live streaming world snooker championship all days matches. The qualifying matches are start from 5th April in Pond’s Forge. World Snooker Champions venue is The Crucible Theatre, Sheffield.
This event is going for 17 days on every Spring. The World Snooker Championship is started since 1927 and became one of the biggest event in Britain. In the year 1977 Crucible is the place where this tournament is played and the snooker council announced that this tournament is played in the Crucible until 2027.
Current World Snooker Champion Mark Selby won the second title by defeating the Ding Junhui.
32 Players only participate in this world snooker event. Top 16 players like Mark Selby, Ronnie O’Sullivan, Neil Robertson are directly play the match in the first round without qualify matches.
16 Players qualifying and played best of 25 frames match to enter in the quarter finals of the world snooker championship. Only 4 quarter match played between best 8 players with best of 25 frames match played on 25 and 26 of April.
World Snooker Championship TV Coverage
BBC Sports is the Host Broadcaster of the World Snooker Championship 2017. Snooker is one of the finest sports which is watched over 400 Million people all around the world.
World Snooker Championship Prize Money Funds:
World Snooker Championship Prize Money are given below
Total Funds: £1,920,000
Highest Break Televised: £20,000
Highest Break Non-Televised: £1,000
Last 16: £25,000
Last 32: £16,000
Last 48: £12,000
Last 80: £8,000
World Snooker Championship Sponsors
In the year 2017 World Snooker Championship Sponsored by Betfred until 2019. Betfred is a UK Based Bookmaker. The Head quarter of Betfred in Warrington. Betfred also sponsored many other sports like Rugby.
Top Players in the World Snooker Championship
Best 16 players in world snooker championship 2017 which are on top of the ranking
World Snooker Championship Most Titles:
Joe Davis – 15
Fred Davis – 8
John Pulman – 8
Stephen Hendry – 7
Steve Davis – 6
Ray Reardon – 6
Ronnie O’Sullivan – 5
John Higgins – 4
John Spenser – 3
Alex Higgins – 2
Mark Selby – 2
Mark Williams – 2
Walter Donaldson – 2
History Of World Snooker Championship
World Snooker Champions was held in the year 1927. Snooker is the most entertaining sports which include prize money too. Joe Davis is the one who won the first tournament in the year 1927 and undefeated player. In the 1977 the venue of this tournament is Crucible theatre and it’s a knock-out event.