WIN: World Snooker Championship qualifier tickets

The Whirlwind: Jimmy White will be taking part in qualifying rounds for snooker's World Championship at Sheffield's English Institute of Sport, April 6 to 14, 2013.
The Whirlwind: Jimmy White will be taking part in qualifying rounds for snooker's World Championship at Sheffield's English Institute of Sport, April 6 to 14, 2013.

SNOOKER’S big names are ‘cue-ing’ up to qualify for this year’s World Championship in Sheffield – and we are giving you the chance to pocket tickets to watch them.

The qualifying rounds are at the English Institute of Sport in Attercliffe from Saturday to Sunday, April 6 to 14 – and we have tickets for every match.

Steve Davis, Jimmy White and Ken Doherty will be among the famous names battling to make it to the finals, as well as young guns like Luca Brecel and Jamie Jones.

Just 16 players will go to the main event at Sheffield’s Crucible Theatre, which runs from Saturday, April 20, to Monday, May 6.

We have teamed up with World Snooker to give two lucky readers each a pair of tickets to every session of the qualifiers.

Guarantee yours, from £5. Buy on 0114 2565567 or visit or

For a chance to win a pair of tickets for every day, enter our prize draw. Text STA (SPACE) followed by RED2 (SPACE), then your full name, house number and postcode to 61500.

Texts cost £1 plus usual network rate. See bottom of the page for full details.

Email your name and phone numbers, with StarCompWSQ in the subject bar, to

Post to StarCompWSQ (World Snooker Qualifiers Competition), Promotions, The Star, York Street, Sheffield S1 1PU.

For a chance to win the other pair, follow The Star digital editor Graham Walker on Twitter @GW1962 and tweet him with #StarCompWSQ.

Deadline Wednesday, 10am. Usual SNL rules and data terms below.

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