When to Bet on Snooker
Snooker is a thrilling sport that has an interesting past. It was originally played by British Army officers stationed in India back during the 19th century, developing into a popular pub game in the 20th century and expanding from there into a sport beloved by many people all over the world. As well as being fun to play and observe, snooker is a fun sport to bet on too, with a huge range of betting markets available. When it comes to snooker betting, there are also some great moments of the year to place your bets on the top players around.
The snooker calendar is thrilled with thrilling events, and since it’s an indoor game that is completely unaffected by the weather, you never really have to concern yourself with the conditions or time of year having any kind of impact on the results of the games or your bets. And some of the best times to bet on snooker are during the three biggest tournaments. These are the World Championship, the UK Championship, and the Masters. Together, they’re known as the Triple Crown Series, and winning all three results in a ‘Triple Crown’ achievement for a player, but there are only a very small number of players that have achieved this feat.
Before the Triple Crown events even get underway, gamblers can place forecast bets and try to predict the winners in advance of each tournament. But it’s when the tournaments start that the fun really begins. During these major snooker championships, many of the best betting sites offer enhanced odds and special bets of all kinds, giving you even more value for predicting the winners of individual matches. You can also place outright bets on a few possible winners of each tournament, as the odds often provide a lot of value.
The World Snooker Championship runs through April and ends on the first Monday of May. The UK Championship, meanwhile, runs from May into June. Finally, the Masters usually takes place in January of each year. As well as these big events, there are also plenty of smaller snooker events taking place all throughout the snooker season, including everything from the UK Seniors Championship to the Scottish Open, German Masters, and World Open. During each of these events, snooker betting can be enjoyed with your favourite betting sites, and following all of the events, big and small, is a great way to improve your snooker knowledge and win more bets too.