Pink Ribbon (snooker)

The Pink Ribbon was a pro–am snooker tournament held at The Capital Venue in Gloucester, England. Established in 2010, the tournament raised funds for breast cancer charities and had the players all wear pink shirts to show their support.[1][2] Stuart Bingham was the final champion.

Pink Ribbon
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Tournament information
VenueThe Capital Venue
LocationGloucester
CountryEngland
Established2010
Organisation(s)South West Snooker Academy
FormatPro–am
Current championEngland Stuart Bingham
Final year2019

The Capital Venue closed down in 2019. The tournament has not been held since.[3]

WinnersEdit

Year Winner Runner-up Final score Season
Pink Ribbon (pro-am)
2010[1]   Michael Holt   Jimmy White 6–5 2010/11
2011[1]   Mark Joyce   Michael Holt 4–0 2011/12
2012[2][4]   Stuart Bingham   Peter Lines 4–0 2012/13
2013[5]   Joe Perry   Barry Hawkins 4–3 2013/14
2014[6][7]   Peter Lines   Lee Walker 4–1 2014/15
2015[8]   Ronnie O'Sullivan   Darryn Walker 4–2 2015/16
2016   Jamie Jones   David Grace 4–3 2016/17
2017   Robert Milkins   Rob James 4–2 2017/18
2018   Andrew Norman   Harvey Chandler 4–2 2018/19
2019   Stuart Bingham   Mark Allen 4–3 2019/20

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Turner, Chris. "Pink Ribbon Pro-Am". Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 14 June 2013.
  2. ^ a b "2012 Pink Ribbon". southwestsnookeracademy.com. South West Snooker Academy. Archived from the original on 24 December 2013. Retrieved 14 June 2013.
  3. ^ "South West Snooker Academy Announces Closure".
  4. ^ "2012 Pink Ribbon Results and Breaks". southwestsnookeracademy.com. South West Snooker Academy. Archived from the original on 11 June 2012. Retrieved 11 June 2012.
  5. ^ "2013 Pink Ribbon Results and Breaks". southwestsnookeracademy.com. South West Snooker Academy. Archived from the original on 30 June 2013. Retrieved 30 June 2013.
  6. ^ "Pink Ribbon Snooker 2014". The Capital Venue. Archived from the original on 10 May 2014. Retrieved 10 May 2014.
  7. ^ "Pink Ribbon 2014". On Q Promotions. Archived from the original on 10 June 2014. Retrieved 10 June 2014.
  8. ^ "O'Sullivan In The Pink". Retrieved 20 July 2015.