UK Championship Snooker returns to York in 2021, and we’ve picked out our best betting tips for each day.
Second only to the World Championship in terms of prestige and prize money, the UK Championship comprises a field of 128 players battling it out at the York Barbican.
First staged in 1977, the tournament is steeped in history and has provided some of the sport’s most memorable moments and defined careers over the years.
Having been held behind closed doors in 2020, the season’s first Triple Crown tournament returns to its spiritual home in front of a bumper York Barbican crowd.
Neil Robertson is the defending champion after defeating Judd Trump 10-9 in an epic, late-night final in Milton Keynes 12 months ago.
Ronnie O’Sullivan is the record seven-time UK Champion and is bidding to claim his first ranking title since the 2020 World Championship.
Multiple UK Champions Ding Junhui, John Higgins, Mark Selby and Mark Williams are looking to add to their tallies, while other former champions in action include Judd Trump, Shaun Murphy, Stephen Maguire, Matthew Stevens and Jimmy White.
Five-time UK Champion Stephen Hendry is making his return to the event for the first time in a decade, having come out of retirement last year.
The 2021 UK Championship runs from November 23 to December 5 and we’ve picked out our top betting tips for each day’s action below.
UK Championship Betting Tips
- Anthony McGill v Luca Brecel Over 9.5 total frames EVS
- Kyren Wilson v Ronnie O'Sullivan Two or more total centuries 4/6
- Barry Hawkins v Andy Hicks Hicks +3.5 frames handicap 4/6
- Zhao Xintong v Jack Lisowski Two or more total centuries 11/10
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