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Judd Trump’s fantastic season

Born in Bristol in 1989, the one called “The Ace” by the public and his opponents has been getting a lot of attention lately on the World Snooker Tour. By claiming victory at the Northern [...]

Strachan Celebrate 40 Years at the Crucible!

Snooker and pool cloth manufacturer, WSP Textiles, reaches a significant milestone at this year’s World Snooker Championship in Sheffield with its famous Strachan Championship No 10 cloth featuring as the playing surface for the 40th [...]

2017 888 European Masters Snooker

Belgium staged a World Snooker ranking event for the first time in 23 years in October when the 2017 888sport European Masters took place in Lommel. Judd Trump won the 2017 title picking up the [...]

Strachan Launches SpillGuard in China

Strachan Cloth has launched a water resistant “SpillGuard” finish as standard on the market leading 6811 JS cloth in China for the first time. Strachan 6811 JS is widely regarded as being one of the [...]

The IPA Choose Strachan Cloth   

Strachan are delighted to announce a new partnership with the IPA. The new deal will result in professional pool’s governing body using the powder blue Strachan 861 cloth for all its events for the next [...]

China consumers demand higher quality

Following the inaugural China Billiard World Championship in Yushan County, India Open in Mumbai, China Open in Beijing and yet another successful World Championship at the iconic Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, all played on [...]

147 Sports Bars Premier Pool Series

The 147 Sports Bars Premier Pool Series of events is rapidly becoming one of the most respected tournaments in English Pool. The series of events took place in 2014 at the 147 Sports Bar, [...]

September Snooker Sensation in Shanghai

Shanghai, China saw a surge of snooker activity in September which proved to be nothing other than sensational. The city hosted its 5thShanghai Masters Snooker Championship and the 5thChina Billiards Expo 2012 while the [...]

Strachan Wins World Snooker Cloth Contract

Strachan has been retained by World Snooker Ltd in a new long-term contract as its cloth supplier for the World Championship and all ranking tournaments worldwide. Strachan is manufactured by WSP Textiles Ltd, which [...]

Snooker in China Reaches a New Level

Snooker has continued to develop in China over the past year with ranking events springing up all over the tournament calendar. The 2012-13 professional season already has 5 China based events listed on the [...]

Investment is announced by Strachan’s new owners

British snooker and pool cloth manufacturer Strachan has announced its first significant investment in new equipment since its acquisition. New owners Vespa Capital will this year spend over £250,000 at the company’s two Gloucestershire [...]

Strachan backs new pool organisation

Strachan, Britain’s leading pool cloth manufacturer, is backing the new International Professional Pool Players Association (IPA) eight-ball tour in 2012. The company has joined Hilton Worldwide and Heywood supreme pool tables as backers of [...]

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