Snoohoo! is an index of snooker pages on the Internet. The index includes both main pages
and subpages to make info easier to find, e.g.
"Jimmy White Snooker Site"
(main page, Homepages), and
"Jimmy White Snooker Site: A to Z"
(subpage, Fun & Entertainment). Almost all items carry short
descriptions to ease the selecting process. When a page is not in English, the language is
specified. The links are divided into three main categories:
A "hit list" of the most popular pages in Snoohoo! That is, those with the most
registered hits in the last 3000 jumps out from the index. A quick glance at this page
will tell you that rules and pictures are very popular subjects.
Some of the sites registered in Snoohoo! deserves special attention. These could be sites
covering current events, new cool sites or "golden oldies." These are named "Pick of the
packs" and the current one can be found on the front page. All picks are marked with a
special '147' icon ().
Here is a chronological list of the picks so far:
You don't have to love Jimmy White to enjoy this place, but it helps. There's plenty of
general snooker information available here too. Results, articles, player information and to
name but a few. All in all a both interesting and humourous site worth checking out.
Embassy are the sponsors of the World Championship and the rankings and also have a webpage
to prove it! Here you can find the latest results plus the current ranking lists in all
kinds of formats and news on who's moving up and down in the ladder. An explanation of the
ranking system is also available.
This site is packed with snooker stuff. You get all the news and results from world snooker,
a monthly competition with cues up for grabs, a chance to buy snooker equipment and lots
more. If you're a true snooker enthusiast, you'll love this place!
"Your Gateway to Billiards on the Internet" includes a large list of reviewed billiard links.
The best ones have been awarded the "Selected Web Site Award." It's also possible to order
billiard books at this place.
The spiritual ancestor of Cueball is the `Jimmy Whites Whirlwind Snooker'. Cueball has
Snooker and Pool and numerous other games in it, but in a new way. Basically you get to
wander around a very detailed games mansion. There are numerous fully playable games that
are set within each room. The game has motion capture, in the shape of some animated
white-gloved hands that act out the duties of the computer opponents and the referee.
Several screen pictures available.
The Snooker Machine was developed at the University of Bristol (UK). It's a machine playing
snooker! One of the goals was to demonstrate the principles of Artificial Intelligence in
Robotics. Pictures are available.
Official homepage of the World Snooker Association (WSA), the organization formerly known
as WPBSA. The site is under heavy construction (as of 12 Jan 1999) but some content is
already available. This includes the official snooker rules plus the complete ranking list
(with links to player profiles) and a tournament calendar. The site works best with the
LineOne's snooker section have a results feed and the news section should pick up all
snooker stories from their PA, Times, Sunday Times, Sun and News of the World databases. In
addition there are profiles on some of the top players, a "Ladies Snooker section," a
selection of snooker-related shopping links, the ranking lists and a tournament diary.
An online radio station dedicated to the worldwide snooker community. On offer are phone in's, match reports and exclusive interviews via it's online radio programming as well as an SMS text info service.
Producers of the two games "Jimmy White's Cueball World" and "Jimmy White's 2 Cueball". The spiritual ancestor of the
games is the "Jimmy Whites Whirlwind Snooker". "2 Cueball" has Snooker and Pool and numerous other games in it, but in
a new way. Basically you get to wander around a very detailed games mansion. There are numerous fully playable games
that are set within each room. The game has motion capture, in the shape of some animated white-gloved hands that act
out the duties of the computer opponents and the referee. Several screen pictures available. It's available for PC,
Dreamcast, PlayStation and Colour GameBoy. "Cueball World" is the next generation and is set in a wide variety of
locations around the globe ranging from a desert Island in the Maldives, to Stonehenge in the UK.
Finally Snooker gets its own Fantasy League. Register your own team of players and follow them throughout the season. The competition is based on the results of the top 32 players in the 9 world ranking events, starting with the British Open in September. You can read the full set of rules and the scoring system by visiting the site. Good luck!
This website will help you to learn snooker or to develop your existing snooker skills. It is run by former world champion, now top coach, Terry Griffiths. The site includes online snooker lessons, helpful tips and trade secrets, individual snooker training programs and online masterclasses.