Gibraltar-based operator BetVictor has announced that the company has been involved with the leading snooker world ranking event.
The BetVictor English Open will run from October 15 to 21 at K2 Crawley in London, with top stars including defending champion Ronnie O’Sullivan, world number one Mark Selby, world champion Mark Williams, John Higgins and Judd Trump among the field. In all 128 players will start in flat draw, in which they’ll need to win seven matches to scoop the Steve Davis Trophy and a top prize of £70,000.
BetVictor has a strong affiliation with the sport having previously sponsored the Welsh Open from 2013 for four consecutive years. This exciting sponsorship will allow the operator to tap into the growing snooker global fan base.
“We’re really pleased to be working with World Snooker. Over the last few years, snooker has grown in popularity at an astonishing rate as it continues to gain international relevance. At BetVictor, we’ve been following the sport for quite some time, having previously sponsored the Welsh Open for four years, and partnering with World Snooker once again will allow us to expand our footprint into this growing global market”, – commented Director of Sportsbook at BetVictor, Matt Scarrott.Follow us on