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snooker

1. a game played on a billiard table with 15 red balls, six balls of other colours, and a white cue ball. The object is to pot the balls in a certain order
2. a shot in which the cue ball is left in a position such that another ball blocks the object ball. The opponent is then usually forced to play the cue ball off a cushion
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But the 14,000 sq ft space, split over two floors, will be far more than a traditional snooker club.
"Snooker is huge in China and, even though I lost the match, it was the best snooker experience of my life - one I will never forget."
The Sports Department Punjab is organising the 2-day Punjab Inter-Division (Open) Snooker Championship with the collaboration of Punjab Snooker Association.
Speaking on the occasion, Nadeem Sarwar said: "Pakistan has been a world and Asian snooker champion in the past and enjoyed a respectable place in the world snooker.
Babar also won bronze medal in the Asian 6Red Snooker Championship held parallel to the ACBS Asian Snooker Championship.
He was given a warm welcome by snooker fans, friends and officials of Islamabad and Rawalpindi Billiards and Snooker Associations.
Yushan already hosts the World Open, an international tournament with a nearly $1 million prize fund - one of six events on Chinese soil on this year's World Snooker calendar.
Last year, Pakistan's Mohammad Sajjad won the Asian 6-Red Snooker Championship in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.
The league presentations was also held on the same night in the venue with league winners being Dickies Bar, and Sands Snooker Club runners e up.
Frames has, is and will continue to be an iconic snooker club in Liverpool as Peter and Gem Deaville have now become the new owners and have spent their first few months spending a lot of energy in continuing Frames' fantastic reputation.
Ahead of the 2016 IBSF World Snooker Championship, Daily News Egypt met with Latvian snooker champion Tatjana Vasljeva to discuss both the failures, which pushed her to work harder, and victories she experienced throughout her sporting career.
BARRY HEARN believes World Snooker's 10-year deal with Eurosport and IMG will grow the game even further.