FPL GW16 Preview -- Predicted EPL Line-Ups 7-9 Dec: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3
View Latest: 1 Day | FISO Injury Search

2012 Fantasy Snooker - Now Active

A forum for fans of Fantasy Snooker
Post Reply
User avatar
Shaggy365
Dumbledore
Posts: 6066
Joined: 19 Feb 2007, 15:24
Location: Promoting choir website
Contact:

2012 Fantasy Snooker - Now Active

Post by Shaggy365 » 01 Mar 2012, 20:49

Greetings everyone.

The web-site is up and running guys. http://www.freewebs.com/pwhitehead/snooker.htm

Usual rules apply. Either enter by email or pm. Deadline Saturday 21st April 9:00am. I will also need your proper name (as well as your FISO name if you want to be in the m/l) since the competition is open to non FISO-ers.

And a little note to the non-FISO members who've stumbled across this. You are perfectly entitled to have a go. Full instructions are on the website. I'm guessing only about 25% of the entries will be FISO members, so if you want to have a go, I am more than happy to accomodate you.
Last edited by Shaggy365 on 19 Apr 2012, 12:31, edited 3 times in total.

User avatar
WilBert
Dumbledore
Posts: 7767
Joined: 28 Dec 2009, 21:07
Location: 2nd in SP4's Ashes comp.

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by WilBert » 01 Mar 2012, 21:43

It's a HELLLLLLLLLLL YEAHHHHHHHHHHHHH from me :D

User avatar
Surprised
FISO Jedi Knight
Posts: 25840
Joined: 13 Oct 2005, 18:32
Location: Home
FS Record: TFFOSM MotW in 2008 and MotM in 2003. 78th overall in TFFO for 2002/3 and 2003/4

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by Surprised » 01 Mar 2012, 21:45

It's a great competition so i'd love it if you ran it this year.

stuboy
Dumbledore
Posts: 5457
Joined: 01 Sep 2010, 12:25
Location: Amsterdam

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by stuboy » 01 Mar 2012, 22:37

Would like to give this a go although my knowledge on Snooker is not very update!!!

Does Cliff Thorburn still play?

chrismar
Grumpy Old Mar
Posts: 3496
Joined: 16 May 2006, 23:05
Location: Brighouse
FS Record: 05/06 Dream Team Winner, 2004 Dreamracers Retirements League Winner, 2003 fantasyf1.co.uk race winner

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by chrismar » 20 Mar 2012, 22:31

I'm in.

User avatar
blahblah
FISO Baron
Posts: 72272
Joined: 13 Oct 2005, 18:46
Location: .. he thinks that he knows something which he doesn't, whereas I am quite concious of my ignorance.
Contact:

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by blahblah » 20 Mar 2012, 22:42

Raining Chump will be in :?

User avatar
bluenosey
Dumblenose
Posts: 12781
Joined: 13 Oct 2005, 18:26
Location: Solihull
FS Record: Considerably poorer than yow :-(

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by bluenosey » 21 Mar 2012, 12:58

Happy to deal with all the FISO related stuff - draw, rankings, etc :)

User avatar
Knulpuk
Dumbledore
Posts: 8908
Joined: 05 Dec 2005, 13:22
Location: MTA (Mid Table Anonymity)
FS Record: Ultra ultra consistent (see above)

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by Knulpuk » 21 Mar 2012, 13:32

It's a highlight of the fantasy year :D

User avatar
Shaggy365
Dumbledore
Posts: 6066
Joined: 19 Feb 2007, 15:24
Location: Promoting choir website
Contact:

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by Shaggy365 » 21 Mar 2012, 13:38

This is all very nice to know fellow FISO-er's.

I've managed to find last year's spreadsheets, and everything is in place ready for the final qualifying match being over.

Watch this space.

User avatar
juckster
Grumpy Old Man
Posts: 2920
Joined: 24 Jul 2008, 14:57
Location: Sunny Rugeley
FS Record: Winner of a mile in another mans shoes pre TW2. Total wins £550 SDT 2011/12.

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by juckster » 21 Mar 2012, 13:54

I'll join in. Haven't a clue on the rules/scoring, but I'm sure you'll sort that out nearer the time.

User avatar
bluenosey
Dumblenose
Posts: 12781
Joined: 13 Oct 2005, 18:26
Location: Solihull
FS Record: Considerably poorer than yow :-(

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by bluenosey » 21 Mar 2012, 17:30

juckster wrote:I'll join in. Haven't a clue on the rules/scoring, but I'm sure you'll sort that out nearer the time.
Neither have the rest of us - which is why Blah won last year :wink:

Actually, it's dead easy, well thought out and you will find yourself rooting for unknown Chinaman in order to progess :D

There will also be a knockout comp as well as a leader board. Plenty to keep everyone occupied.

User avatar
blahblah
FISO Baron
Posts: 72272
Joined: 13 Oct 2005, 18:46
Location: .. he thinks that he knows something which he doesn't, whereas I am quite concious of my ignorance.
Contact:

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by blahblah » 21 Mar 2012, 17:33

8-)

I believe it was a romping great win :lol:

User avatar
bluenosey
Dumblenose
Posts: 12781
Joined: 13 Oct 2005, 18:26
Location: Solihull
FS Record: Considerably poorer than yow :-(

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by bluenosey » 21 Mar 2012, 17:35

blahblah wrote:8-)

I believe it was a romping great win :lol:
You cleaned up : Blah aka "The Hoover"

User avatar
blahblah
FISO Baron
Posts: 72272
Joined: 13 Oct 2005, 18:46
Location: .. he thinks that he knows something which he doesn't, whereas I am quite concious of my ignorance.
Contact:

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by blahblah » 21 Mar 2012, 17:40

I remember making an inspired late switch - which I forgot that I had done it may have been Judd in for Robertson, which meant I could afford someone else as well?

User avatar
Archy
Grumpy Old Man
Posts: 2748
Joined: 22 Oct 2011, 10:09

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by Archy » 21 Mar 2012, 19:19

I love the world snooker champs, this sounds like fun :)

Are there any prizes involved?!

User avatar
blahblah
FISO Baron
Posts: 72272
Joined: 13 Oct 2005, 18:46
Location: .. he thinks that he knows something which he doesn't, whereas I am quite concious of my ignorance.
Contact:

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by blahblah » 21 Mar 2012, 19:20

No :roll:

User avatar
Darbyand
Dumbledore
Posts: 6342
Joined: 13 Oct 2005, 18:45
Location: Lancashire
FS Record: TFF World Cup 2014: 6th. 2016/17 Final table prediction winner.
Contact:

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by Darbyand » 21 Mar 2012, 19:22

I'll give it another go

User avatar
Archy
Grumpy Old Man
Posts: 2748
Joined: 22 Oct 2011, 10:09

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by Archy » 21 Mar 2012, 19:23

Couldn't we get Michaela Tabb to endorse the competition or something :idea:

User avatar
workie-ticket
Grumpy Old Geordie
Posts: 3163
Joined: 13 Oct 2005, 18:45
Location: The Pub...
FS Record: Champion NEFI superleague 2009-10

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by workie-ticket » 23 Mar 2012, 14:35

if you can turn it around in time shaggy, i'll give it another go! :)

User avatar
Darbyand
Dumbledore
Posts: 6342
Joined: 13 Oct 2005, 18:45
Location: Lancashire
FS Record: TFF World Cup 2014: 6th. 2016/17 Final table prediction winner.
Contact:

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by Darbyand » 25 Mar 2012, 17:12

latest odds:

Judd Trump 6
Mark Selby 8
Ronnie OSullivan 41/5
John Higgins 42/5
Neil Robertson 9
Ding 10
Mark Allen 11

Wide open I reckon

User avatar
Shaggy365
Dumbledore
Posts: 6066
Joined: 19 Feb 2007, 15:24
Location: Promoting choir website
Contact:

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by Shaggy365 » 02 Apr 2012, 13:54

Just a little note : Peter Ebdon won the China Open, the last tournament before the World Championship kicks off, by 10-9 against Stephen Maguire having been 5-1 up at one point.

Will this affect the prices against each player? Probably.

Will anyone else have all the data to check? Definitely not.

User avatar
Tacalabala
FISO Knight
Posts: 19010
Joined: 07 Sep 2008, 01:03

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by Tacalabala » 10 Apr 2012, 11:54

Image

User avatar
murf
FISO Baron
Posts: 91154
Joined: 13 Oct 2005, 18:28
Location: In the Highlands, reanimated and waiting on Christopher Lambert
FS Record: Once led TFF. Very briefly.
Contact:

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by murf » 11 Apr 2012, 12:22

Scoreboard from the qualifiers currently underway.

Steve Davis losing 4-1 (best of 19 :shock: )

User avatar
Shaggy365
Dumbledore
Posts: 6066
Joined: 19 Feb 2007, 15:24
Location: Promoting choir website
Contact:

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by Shaggy365 » 12 Apr 2012, 12:25

murf wrote:Steve Davis losing 4-1 (best of 19 :shock: )
... and lost 10-7. Another few names that people may remember from the past few years that are already out : John Parrott, Joe Swail, Dave Harold, Barry Pinches, Tony Drago, Andy Hicks.

OK so it's only me that remembers these sort of things. The rest of you can't have such an intersting life as I do. :wink:

User avatar
murf
FISO Baron
Posts: 91154
Joined: 13 Oct 2005, 18:28
Location: In the Highlands, reanimated and waiting on Christopher Lambert
FS Record: Once led TFF. Very briefly.
Contact:

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by murf » 12 Apr 2012, 12:35

Come On Jimmy!


A name any snooker fan will remember, Jimmy White, currently 4-2 down

McManus, McLeod and Burnett all playing at the moment too. All names to have graced my telly or fantasy team in recent years.

The Bear
Grumpy Old Man
Posts: 3633
Joined: 13 Oct 2005, 18:33
Location: Clifton,Bristol
FS Record: Would be alot better but for Andy L & E !

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by The Bear » 12 Apr 2012, 12:36

Im interested again

User avatar
bluenosey
Dumblenose
Posts: 12781
Joined: 13 Oct 2005, 18:26
Location: Solihull
FS Record: Considerably poorer than yow :-(

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by bluenosey » 12 Apr 2012, 13:12

Perhaps we can start a list of players and real names ?

I need to refer to last years seedings and base the draw on this.

Bluenosey (Ian Frost)

User avatar
Moist von Lipwig
FISO Knight
Posts: 18228
Joined: 08 Jun 2011, 16:08
Location: The Eyrie
FS Record: FPL Spring 16 Winner 2010-11. Murfs F1 Predictions 2012 Winner. Pick Quick 2012-13 Winner. SP4s Predictions League A & Champions League

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by Moist von Lipwig » 12 Apr 2012, 13:24

I'll be in for this.

User avatar
bluenosey
Dumblenose
Posts: 12781
Joined: 13 Oct 2005, 18:26
Location: Solihull
FS Record: Considerably poorer than yow :-(

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by bluenosey » 12 Apr 2012, 19:53

Nigel Bond (Eng) 6-10 Cao Yupeng (Chi) :( Shame, blast from the past

Joe Jogia (Eng) 10-7 Igor Figueiredo (Bra) :shock: Bad luck, first time I recall a Brazilian snooker player !

Michael Holt (Eng) 9-10 Luca Brecel (Bel) :shock: First Belgian ?

Liang Wenbo (Chi) 10-3 Justin Astley (Eng)

1900 BST

Mike Dunn (Eng) 5-6 David Gilbert (Eng) :) (He used to play in my local Tamworth league years ago as a nipper, so come on David)

Jimmy White Eng) 6-5 Liu Chuan (Chi) 8-) 8-) 8-) 8-) 8-) 8-) 8-) 8-) 8-)

Alan McManus (Sco) 4-5 David Morris (Ire) Another blast from the past, albeit a bit boring :?

Rory McLeod (Eng) 2-7 Peter Lines (Eng)

Jack Lisowski (Eng) 3-8 Alfie Burden (Eng)

Jamie Burnett (Sco) 6-4 Adam Duffy (Eng) Was he the guyt that missed the sitter of a black "alledgedly" :evil:

Wednesday 11 April
Round four qualifying

1900 BST

Anthony Hamilton (Eng) 10-8 Anthony McGill (Sco) :)

Steve Davis (Eng) 7-10 Ben Woollaston (Eng) :cry:

Jamie Jones (Wal) 10-9 Andy Hicks (Eng)

Robert Milkins (Eng) 10-4 Xiao Guodong (Chi)

Gerard Greene (NI) 10-9 James Wattana (Tha)

Matthew Selt (Eng) 5-10 Yu Delu (Chi

Quite a few Chinese have made it through - this is where the game is going, folks. Good job Price Philip isn't on the WPBSA :wink:

User avatar
Surprised
FISO Jedi Knight
Posts: 25840
Joined: 13 Oct 2005, 18:32
Location: Home
FS Record: TFFOSM MotW in 2008 and MotM in 2003. 78th overall in TFFO for 2002/3 and 2003/4

Re: 2012 Fantasy Snooker World Championship

Post by Surprised » 12 Apr 2012, 20:09

Jimmy White has just lost the 12th frame so its 6-6 in a first to 10 match.
If he wins he will play Jamie Cope for a place in the 1st round at the World Championship

View Latest: 1 Day View Your posts
Post Reply

Return to “Fantasy Snooker”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests