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n Stuart Bingham and Neil Robertson will be playing premier league snooker in Penzance The Premier League Snooker comes to Penzance for the first time next month as four of the biggest names in the game compete in the £250,000 event at the Penzance Leisure Centre on Thursday, October 18. Masters champion Neil Robertson comes up against Australian Goldfields Open winner Stuart Bingham in Group A and World Open victor Mark Allen will take on PTC Grand Final winner Stephen Lee in Group B. Robertson won his opening fixture 5-1 in impressive style against world number one Mark Selby last month, while Bingham draw 3-3 with Shaun Murphy in his first game of the season. Mark Allen suffered a 4-2 reversal at the hands of John Higgins in a closely-fought match while Stephen Lee was on the wrong end of a 5-1 scoreline when he got his 2012 campaign underway against Peter Ebdon. Commented Matchroom Sport and World Snooker Chairman Barry Hearn; "I've always maintained that part of the success of the Premier League is in taking top level snooker to places that don't often see it. "Our event in Penzance is testament to that and we are delighted to have the opportunity to take the Premier League to Cornwall this year," he added.

Televised live by Sky Sports, the competition features ten of the biggest names in the game contesting one of snooker's most prestigious invitational events. Now entering its record-breaking 27th season, Premier League Snooker is the world's only major snooker tournament played to a league format and plays out on Thursday nights, live on Sky Sports across the UK. Following the round robin section of play, the top four players move forward to the big money play-offs in Grimsby in November. All the Penzance PLS action takes place on Thursday October 18 and tickets are available from the Box Office priced at £19.50 (£16.50 concessions) - 01736 874 744, For a chance to win a pair of tickets for this premier event simply answer the following question: Who comes up against Neil Robertson at the Penzance Leisure Centre on October 18? Send your answers to: Normal Newsquest competition rules apply. Details can be found at

October 2, 2012