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Star Snooker Academy

Established in 2003.

Star Snooker Academy wishes snooker players from all over the globe a warm welcome to our coaching and elite practice facility.

Our expert fully qualified snooker coaches provide full snooker coaching for all abilities in our practice facilities that are state of the art and a world apart from anywhere else! Keith and Garry, formerly based at the World Snooker Academy in Sheffield have moved across town from the English Institute of Sport and Sheffield United Football Club's Training Academy and now based at Steelers Sports Club which is now the main practice base of China's number one and multiple tournament winner Ding Junhui.

Also based at Star Snooker Academy are; Thai legend James Wattana, Xiao Guodong, Tian Pengfei and 2013 Asian U21 Champion Noppon Saengkham.

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Star Academy is a regular practice base for former World Champions Ronnie O'Sullivan, Peter Ebdon, Ken Doherty, John Higgins and 2015 Shanghai Masters Champion Kyren Wilson.

Junior Summer Schools 2019 

Star Snooker Academy is pleased to announce bookings for Junior Summer Schools 2018 are now available. Which includes practice and accommodation. Week 1, July 8th-12th. Week 2, July 15th-19th. Week 3, 22rd-26th July. Week 4, 29th July- 2nd August. Week 5, 5th-9th August.

'Academy now'

Who’s in (as of 27/04/2018):      

Chris Keogan    Noppon Saengkham    wat

Cao Yupeng     Heikki Niva    Chen Zhe    Nigel Bond    Jeff Mo    Gurdit Singh

Ding Junhui    Wang Yuchen    Fang Xiongman    Surajit Rajagopal    Sergey Isaenko     

Yuan Sijun    Zhang Yong    Thor Chuan Leong    Tian Pengfei    Keisain Kamihashi

Hu Hao    Ma Tingpeng    Liu Jiaming    Gurdit Singh    Iiulian Boiko    Lucky Vatnani

Nationalities: England, Egypt, China, Thailand, Malaysia, Germany, Canada, USA, Japan, India, Finland and Ukraine

Current Events: China Open 2018. Bejing. China.

Upcoming Events: Betfred World Championships 2018 Qualifiers. EIS, Sheffield.

Academy featuring on the 'The Ronnie O'Sullivan Show'

We are proud to be recognised by the EASB as a Centre of Excellence and former venue for the English snooker finals weekend and currentley stage a number of events in the English ranking series, as well as home to all the English amateur snooker & billiards trophies in our dedicated display cabinet.







Latest news

Star Snooker CupCheck out the new look entrance to the Star Snooker Academy at the Sheffield United Football Academy!Hamza Akbar Kyren Wilson wins his first Ranking event in Shanghai.EASB Ranking series Event 1 The FinalZhou Yuelong & Yan Bingtao win the Nongfu Spring World Cup in ChinaAdam Stefanow wins the Poland National Championship 2015'2015 World Grand Prix'Practice ahead of the German MastersA busy start to the New Year...Season's greetingsIgor Figueiredo's academy visit