Doha, 12 November 2023 - The Men's 6-Red Snooker Championship, the 3rd of the World Championships 2023, organized by the Qatar Billiards and Snooker Federation (QBSF) starts today with the participation of more than 200 male and female players from 40 countries.
The Men's 6-Red Snooker Championship will see the participation of 54 players representing 26 countries, divided into 14 groups with four players in each group, except for the last two groups, the 13th and 14th which will include only three players each.
The Qatari team will consist of eight players: Muhanna Al Obaidli, Ahmed Saif, Mohammad Al Binali, Khamis Al Obaidli, Bashar Hussein, Ali Al Obaidli, Issa Al Kubaisi, and Abdel Mohsen Khamis.
The Men's 6-Red Snooker Championship will run until November 15, only to be followed by the Masters, Women Snooker, English Billiards (long-up), Masters Team, Women 6-Red Snooker, and English Billiards (150-Up) championships from 16 until 24 November.
Meanwhile, QBSF Executive Director Mubarak Al Khayarin will chair the 2023 Annual General Meeting of the International Billiards and Snooker Federation, which will be held on November 22, on the sidelines of the World Championships 2023.