A unique occasion to celebrate 40 years of the World Championship in Sheffield takes place next Friday (April 14) and we have a pair of tickets to give away.
The 40th Anniversary Celebration of Sheffield’s World Snooker Championship will take place at the Crucible Theatre at 6pm next Friday.
An array of snooker’s all-time greats will be present on the night, including former World Champions:
Ray Reardon (1978)
Terry Griffiths (1979)
Cliff Thorburn (1980)
Steve Davis (1981/83/84/87/88/89)
Dennis Taylor (1985)
Joe Johnson (1986)
Stephen Hendry (1990/92/93/94/95/96/99)
John Parrott (1991)
Ken Doherty (1997)
John Higgins (1998/2007/09/11)
Ronnie O’Sullivan (2001/04/08/12/13)
Peter Ebdon (2002)
Shaun Murphy (2005)
Graeme Dott (2006)
Neil Robertson (2010)
Mark Selby (2014/16)
Stuart Bingham (2015)
Players competing in this year’s Championship will also be present.
Running from 6pm to 7.15pm, the show will include live interviews with these green baize legends, together with videos of the classic Crucible moments. It’s a chance for fans to immerse themselves in the rich 40-year history of snooker in Sheffield.
For a chance to WIN two tickets, just answer this question:
Which player has won a record seven World Championship titles at the Crucible?
Email your answer to [email protected] and put Crucible Competition in the subject field. The deadline for entries is Monday April 10th at 12pm, and the winner will be notified by Tuesday April 11th. Please note that the prize is two tickets only and does not include travel or accommodation expenses.
There’s also still a chance to buy tickets, for details click here