World Snooker Championship Betting Tips

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World Snooker Championship Betting Tips


Get the best World Snooker Championship predictions and betting tips including individual matches and outright markets such as tournament winner and to reach the final.

The 2021 World Snooker Championship is the 89th edition of a professional snooker tournament. It is widely regarded as the leading snooker tournament in terms of prestige and prize money. 

The tournament is organised by the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association and also known as the 2020 Betfred World Snooker Championship.

This will be the 45th consecutive year the World Snooker Championship will be held at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield. It is the final ranking event of the 2020-21 snooker season. 

The tournament takes place from 17 April to 3 May.

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World Snooker Championship Live Streaming


Watch all the matches at the World Snooker Championship with live streaming. One of the best snooker live streaming services is bet365 where you can switch between betting markets and live action.

Check out our World Snooker Championship live streaming guide for information on how to watch all the matches from the Crucible.


Betting on the World Snooker Championship


Form is always an important factor when betting on snooker. Check for players that performed well at the World Snooker Championship in the past to find value in the outright betting markets.


Betting Odds


Get the best World Snooker Championship betting odds including tournament winner and to reach the final in the outright markets.

World Snooker Championship 2021 Players


There are 32 players taking part in the 2021 World Snooker Championship. The top 16 players in the snooker world rankings are seeded and play against 16 qualifiers in the first round.

World Snooker Championship 2021 Seeds


The top 16 players at the 2021 World Snooker Championship are seeded with Ronnie O'Sullivan the top seed followed by Judd Trump.

SeedPlayer
1 Ronnie O’Sullivan (ENG)
2 Judd Trump (ENG)
3 Neil Robertson (AUS)
4 Mark Selby (ENG)
5 John Higgins (SCO)
6 Kyren Wilson (ENG)
7 Shaun Murphy (ENG)
8 Stephen Maguire (SCO)
9 Ding Junhui (CHN)
10 Yan Bingtao (CHN)
11 Barry Hawkins (ENG)
12 Mark Williams (WAL)
13 Mark Allen (NIR)
14 Jack Lisowski (ENG)
15 David Gilbert (ENG)
16 Anthony McGill (SCO)

World Snooker Championship 2021 Schedule & Dates


The 2021 World Snooker Championship is taking place from 17 April - 3 May 2021.

StageDates
First Round17 April - 22 April
Second Round22 April - 26 April
Quarter-finals27 April - 28 April
Semi-finals29 April - 1 May
Final 2 May - 3 May

World Snooker Championship 2020 Format


The 2020 World Snooker Championship qualifying rounds features 128 players including a mix of professional and invited amateur players. There are 16 players that reach the first round against the top 16 players in the snooker world rankings.

  • First round: best of 19 frames
  • Second round: best of 25 frames
  • Quarter-finals: best of 25 frames
  • Semi-finals: best of 33 frames
  • Final: best of 35 frames
                                                                              

World Snooker Championship FAQs

When is the World Snooker Championship 2021 being played?

The World Snooker Championship 2021 is being played from 17 April - 3 May 2021.

Where is the World Snooker Championship 2021 being played?

The World Snooker Championship 2021 will be played at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, England.

What is the World Snooker Championship 2021 prize money?

The World Snooker Championship 2021 prize money is £2,395,000 with the winner collecting £500,000.

Who won the 2020 World Snooker Championship?

Ronnie O'Sullivan won the 2020 World Snooker Championship after defeating Kyren Wilson 18-8 in the final.

When is the World Snooker Championship 2021 Final?

The World Snooker Championship 2021 Final will be played on Sunday 2 May & Monday 3 May 2021.