This week, Welsh Open Snooker Tournament of 2012 will start at Newport Centre in Newport. John Huggins, one among the top positioned snooker player has clearly mentioned that he is fully prepared for defending the present Open Snooker tournament. In the first round, 32 players will participate in the tournament. On 17th of February, the selected players will compete in the Quarter Finals of Snooker Tournament.
On 18th of February, players winning in the Quarter Finals will face the Semi Finals of tournament. Lastly, on 19th of February, two lucky winners of Semi Finals will have excellent opportunity to receive the Winning title or Championship of Welsh Open Snooker Tournament of 2012. Higgins had received the winning title on Welsh Open Tournament of 2011. He had defeated his opponent Stephen Maguire in the final match of the tournament. In addition to this, in the same year, he had registered huge winnings in UK Championship and World Snooker Championship.