2016/17 Season: Snooker on Eurosport

Worldsnooker has published this article, explaining how and what snooker fans across Europe will be able to watch this season.

Thursday 23 Jun 2016 02:19PM


Snooker fans throughout Europe can watch many of the season’s biggest tournaments anywhere and on any device through the Eurosport Player, the leading live and on-demand digital sport platform.

Eurosport Player is available to download and watch in 52 markets and in 20 languages, offering fans an all-access pass to immerse themselves in the greatest events on the global sporting calendar.

With live and on-demand content available anytime, fans can experience sport in the way that they enjoy best and access enhanced live features, such as additional feeds and camera angles.

The 2016/17 World Snooker Tour is now underway and a wide range of tournaments will be available to watch this season on Eurosport and via the Eurosport Player including all three Triple Crown events and the new Home Series.

Fans across Europe can subscribe from just 5.99€ a month and £4.99 a month in the UK, offering fantastic value and the chance to watch the best snooker stars on the planet battling for the most prestigious trophies.

World Snooker Chairman Barry Hearn said: “We recently signed a momentous and wide-ranging ten year deal with Eurosport and we are delighted that many of our tournaments will be available to watch on the Eurosport Player.

“This gives the opportunity for our many millions of fans throughout Europe to watch snooker anytime and on any device. It’s shaping up to be a fascinating season and one thing is for sure: there will be no shortage of drama and an incredible standard of play.”

To find out more about the service and range of compatible devices, click here.

Eurosport’s coverage of the World Snooker Tour events is also available in the UK via Sky, Virgin Media and BT TV.

Click here for more information on Eurosport’s ten year deal with World Snooker

Snooker 2016/2017 season on Eurosport

 All tournaments below available on the Eurosport Player:




22-24 June

Riga Masters*

5-9 July

Indian Open

25-31 July

World Open*

25-28 Aug

Paul Hunter Classic

30 Aug – 2 Sept

Shanghai Masters Qualifiers

5-10 Sept

Six Red World Championship

19-25 Sept

Shanghai Masters*

27-30 Sept

International Championship Qualifiers

3-9 Oct

European Open*

10-16 Oct

English Open*

23-30 Oct

International Championship*

14-20 Nov

Irish Open*

22 Nov – 4 Dec

UK Championship*

6-9 Dec

German Masters Qualifiers

12-18 Dec

Scottish Open*

15–22 Jan

The Masters*

24-27 Jan

China Open Qualifiers

1-5 Feb

German Masters*

6-12 Feb

World Grand Prix* (excluding UK)

13-19 Feb

Welsh Open*

24-26 Feb

Shoot Out (Europe, excluding UK)

3-5 March

Gibraltar Open*

6-12 March

Players  Championship* (excluding UK)

27 March – 2 April

China Open*

5-12 April

World Championship Qualifiers*

15 April – 1 May

World Championship*


*Also broadcast on Eurosport TV