Shaun Murphy Watches His 2005 World Championship Win

Pot Luck Quiz – Week One Answers

1. Name the bridge hand.

Yesterday we gave you 15 teasers to put your snooker knowledge to the test. Here are the answers. Let us know how you got on via @WeAreWST on Twitter.

  1. Which player’s bridge hand is pictured above? – Judd Trump
  2. Which Thai player, who reached the last 16 of the 2013 World Championship, came through Asia-Oceania Q School last month to return to the professional circuit? – Dechawat Poomjaeng
  3. We are in Winner’s Week at the BetVictor Championship League. Who won the ranking event version last year? – David Gilbert
  4. Which two snooker professionals took part in the UK Open nine ball pool event earlier this year? – Gary Wilson and Martin Gould
  5. The first ever UK Championship maximum break came in 1987. Who made it? – Willie Thorne
  6. Which snooker coach was working with both Shaun Murphy and Mark Selby when they faced each other in the 2021 World Championship final? – Chris Henry
  7. Who won this year’s World Seniors Championship? – Lee Walker
  8. Jimmy Robertson won his maiden ranking title at the 2018 European Masters. Who did he beat in the final? – Joe Perry
  9. Which UFC star was in attendance at the Tour Championship earlier this year to watch Ronnie O’Sullivan in action? – Paddy Pimblett
  10. Who won the inaugural Welsh Open back in 1992? – Stephen Hendry
  11. There were two maximum breaks at the recent BetVictor European Masters qualifiers. Which two players made them? – Zhang Anda and Hossein Vafaei
  12. Who did Jimmy White beat to qualify for the final stages of this season’s BetVictor European Masters? – Andrew Pagett
  13. Luca Brecel won last season’s Scottish Open, beating John Higgins in the final. Who did he defeat in the semi-finals? – Anthony McGill
  14. Who knocked pre-tournament favourite Neil Robertson out of last season’s World Championship? – Jack Lisowski
  15. How many times did Steve Davis win the Masters? – Three