WIN: English Open Snooker 2017 final tickets and backstage tour

Snooker's big names will compete in the 2017 English Open next month and we are giving you the chance to pocket tickets to the final plus more in our free entry competition.

By The Newsroom
Sunday, 10th September 2017, 10:19 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 1:08 pm
World champion Mark Selby
World champion Mark Selby

The tournament - from October 16 to 22 - is being staged in Barnsley for the first time, featuring 128 players contesting the world ranking event and a top prize of £70,000 at the town's Metrodome.

GUARANTEE TICKETS: Tickets are on sale now and start at just £10 - visit TIKETS - SEE BELOW.

It is the first of the season's four Home Nations tournaments and there is a £1 million bonus on offer for any player who can win all four.

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Last season the event featured star names such as Ronnie O'Sullivan, Mark Selby, Judd Trump and John Higgins. Another stellar line up is again expected.

VIDEO: Liang Wenbo won the Englsh Open last season. Watch his reaction in our YouTube embedded video - or CLICK HERE.WIN TICKETS:

Our first prize winner will receive a pair of tickets to both sessions of the showpiece English Open Snooker final on Sunday, October 22 - PLUS a backstage tour, with a unique insight behind the scenes of a major sporting event.

Three runners-up will each receive a pair of tickets to both semi-finals, on Saturday, October 21.

World champion Mark Selby

For a chance to win simply enter our free prize draw by completing our online entry form - CLICK HERE.

Or follow @GW1962 on Twitter and retweet any of his #JPcompEOS17 tweets.

Deadline is Friday, October 6, 2017, 12 noon. Please note that the prize does not include any travel or accommodation expenses.

Under-16s must be accompanied by an adult. Prizes cannot be exchanged. Usual Johnston Press terms and conditions apply - see

Liang Wenbo won the English Open last season
World champion Mark Selby
Liang Wenbo won the English Open last season