Live snooker on TV is heating up as the season draws to a close with the culmination of the World Snooker Championship at the Crucible.

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An all-star semi-final line-up is set to delight fans at home and in the arena. Ronnie O'Sullivan takes on John Higgins in a blockbuster semi-final, while Mark Williams – who has looked deadly in this tournament – faces former world No.1 Judd Trump.

The tournament usually produces major shocks and surprise results all the way from the opening round to the final frames and there's extensive TV coverage to keep you going.

Snooker fans are usually treated to plenty of extensive coverage throughout the year with the BBC holding the rights to the World Snooker Championship, the UK Championship and The Masters.

ITV also boasts free-to-air rights in the shape of the Tour Championship, Players Championship, British Open and more, while Eurosport boasts widespread snooker rights for the majority of tournaments every year.

Check out your guide to the best snooker matches on TV today and across the week to come.

Live snooker on today

World Snooker Championship

Watch live each day on BBC, BBC iPlayer, Eurosport and discovery+

Semi-finals

Thursday 28th April

Best of 33 frames

1pm (BBC Two/Eurosport/discovery+)

Judd Trump v Mark Williams

7pm (BBC Two + BBC Four/Eurosport/discovery+)

Ronnie O'Sullivan v John Higgins

Friday 29th April

Best of 33 frames

10am (BBC Two/Eurosport/discovery+)

Judd Trump v Mark Williams

2:30pm (BBC Two/Eurosport/discovery+)

Ronnie O'Sullivan v John Higgins

7pm (BBC Two/Eurosport/discovery+)

Judd Trump v Mark Williams

Saturday 30th April

Best of 33 frames

10am (BBC Two/Eurosport/discovery+)

Ronnie O'Sullivan v John Higgins

2:30pm (BBC One/Eurosport/discovery+)

Judd Trump v Mark Williams

7pm (BBC Two/Eurosport/discovery+)

Ronnie O'Sullivan v John Higgins

Snooker calendar 2022

Dates to be confirmed, subject to change.

28th June – 29th July

Championship League

16th August – 21st August

European Masters

26th September – 2nd October

British Open

16th October – 23rd October

Northern Ireland Open

31st October – 6th November

Champion of Champions

8th November – 20th November

UK Championship

28th November – 4th December

Scottish Open

6th December

Championship League starts

12th December – 18th December

English Open

8th January 2023 – 15th January 2023

The Masters

15th April 2023 – 1st May 2023

World Championship

If you’re looking for something else to watch check out our TV Guide or visit our Sport hub for all the latest news.

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