Both Alexander Ursenbacher and Sanderson Lam were effectively drinking in the last chance saloon as they faced each other in q school event 3. Alexander Ursenbacher (pictured below) came through a 4-1 winner but the scoreline doesn’t tell the story of the match as Sanderson Lam threw away frames 1 and 2 from healthy positions and…

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Fraser Patrick regained his tour card with an excellent 4-1 victory over Sydney Wilson. Patrick has always had the temperament and matchplay type of game to do well on the tour and it’s great to see him get another chance at snooker’s top table. Here’s what he had to say to howeveryoulikebreak.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite after his…

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After a first round exit in event 1 Sean O’Sullivan (pictured below) made it 2 wins from 2 and is now only 4 matches away from regaining his tour card. O’Sullivan competed well in the safety department against the experienced Matthew Couch and was delighted with his performance. Sean spoke to howeveryoulikebreak.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite after…

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Karl Boyes in recent years has been known for playing 9 ball, representing team Europe in Mosconi cups but his cue sport apprenticeship started at English 8 ball and that’s why it was not a surprise to many in the pool world to see him cruise to victory at the weekend to win the second…

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Fraser Patrick (pictured below) got his event 2 campaign off to a great start with a confidence building 4-1 victory over howeveryoulikebreak.com sponsored player Sean Maddocks. It wasn’t a match littered with breaks as many of the frames went quite scrappy but it was Fraser’s superior safety and matchplay that got him over the line. After the…

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All the best 8 ball pool players are in stoke on trent this weekend competing for the Supreme Pool Series. It’s the toughest field in pool as both rule sets combine to play a hybrid rule set bringing all the best players together. Our howeveryoulikebreak.com logo will be on the shirt of former snooker pro Jamie Burnett,…

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As one door closes another one opens and at q school it’s no different, Event 2 started today just hours after we knew the names of the fantastic 4 player’s who qualified from event 1. Fang Xiongman ( pictured below) started event 2 in stunning fashion with a 4-0 victory over James Silverwood. Fang stroked…

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Xu Si regained his tour card in outstanding fashion roaring back from 2-0 down to beat fellow Chinese prospect Wang Zepeng 4-2.Zepeng started the better of the two winning the first two frames in dominant style aided by 3 breaks of 40 plus but it was Xu Si who stamped hia class on the match…

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2 young stars of the future are shining so bright here in wigan and its so refreshing to see. Si jiahui and Sean Maddocks are now only two matches away from realising their dreams of playing on snooker’s biggest stage.Before this q school event had begun howeveryoulikebreak.com had spoken to Victoria who runs a snooker academy in…

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Rory Mcleod booked his spot in round 3 with a nervy 4-3 victory over Hong Kong’s Ka Wai Cheung. With the first 6 frames being shared Mcleod took on a dangerous long red in the decider and made an excellent break of 51 to claim victory.  Mcleod spoke to howeveryoulikebreak.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite and said ” Man…

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