World Snooker Championship

In 2021 the World Snooker Championship takes place from 17 April to 3 May. The finest players on the planet will converge on the Sheffield Crucible for one of the sporting highlights of spring. Defending champion Ronnie O’Sullivan could equal Stephen Hendry’s record of seven world titles but it is Judd Trump who’s set to go off as the pre-tournament favourite this year. It’s sure to be eventful, tense and possibly explosive. Betting.Betfair is the place to read previews in the build-up and get tips from our snooker experts on every day of the championship.