World Snooker Championship: How to watch on the BBC

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BBC Sport brings you comprehensive live coverage of the 2018 World Snooker Championship on BBC One, BBC Two, Red Button, iPlayer, Connected TVs and online.

The tournament starts on 21 April, with the final to be played on 6-7 May.

Coverage

All times BST

Monday, 23 April

Live

10:00-12:00 & 13:00-18:00, BBC Two

10:00-13:00, 14:30-18:00 & 19:00-23:00, BBC Red Button

Tables One & Two, 10:00-14:00; 14:30-18:00; 19:00-23:00, BBC iPlayer, Connected TV and online

Highlights

23:15-00:05, BBC Two (00:05-02:05, BBC Two Wales; 23:45-00:35, BBC Two NI)

Extra

00:05-02:05, BBC Two (00:55-02:05, BBC Two Wales; 00:35-02:05, BBC Two NI)

Replays

13:00-14:30 & 18:00-19:00, BBC Red Button

Tuesday, 24 April

Live

10:00-12:00 & 13:00-18:00, BBC Two

10:00-13:00, 14:30-18:00 & 19:00-23:00, BBC Red Button

Tables One & Two, 10:00-14:00; 14:30-18:00; 19:00-23:00, BBC iPlayer, Connected TV and online

Highlights

23:15-00:05, BBC Two (00:05-00:55, BBC Two Wales, 23:45-00:35, BBC Two Northern Ireland)

Extra

00:05-02:05, BBC Two (00:55-02:05, BBC Two Wales, 00:35-02:05, BBC Two Northern Ireland)

Replays

13:00-14:30 & 18:00-19:00, BBC Red Button

Wednesday, 25 April

Live

10:00-11:30 & 13:00-18:00, BBC Two

10:00-13:00, 14:30-18:00 & 19:00-23:00, BBC Red Button

Tables One & Two, 10:00-14:00; 14:30-18:00; 19:00-23:00, BBC iPlayer, Connected TV and online

Highlights

23:15-00:05, BBC Two (23:45-00:35, BBC Two Scotland)

Extra

00:05-02:05, BBC Two (00:35-02:05, BBC Two Scotland)

Replays

13:00-14:30 & 18:00-19:00, BBC Red Button

Thursday, 26 April

Live

13:00-18:00, BBC Two

13:00-18:00 & 19:00-23:00, BBC Red Button

Tables One & Two, 13:00-18:00 & 19:00-23:00, BBC iPlayer, Connected TV and online

Highlights

23:15-00:05, BBC Two (23:45-00:35, BBC Two NI)

Extra

00:05-02:05, BBC Two (00:35-02:05, BBC Two NI)

Replays

18:00-19:00, BBC Red Button

Friday, 27 April

Live

10:00-12:00 & 13:00-18:00, BBC Two

10:00-13:00, 14:30-18:00 & 19:00-23:00, BBC Red Button

Tables One & Two, 10:00-14:00; 14:30-18:00; 19:00-23:00, BBC iPlayer, Connected TV and online

Highlights

23:35-00:25, BBC Two

Extra

00:25-02:25, BBC Two

Replays

13:00-14:30 & 18:00-19:00, BBC Red Button

Saturday, 28 April

Live

13:15-16:30, BBC One (13:15-14:50, BBC One Wales & 14:50-16:30, BBC Two Wales)

10:00-12:00 & 16:30-17:30 & 19:00-20:00, BBC Two (16:30-17:30 not in Wales & 19:00-20:00 not in NI)

10:00-13:00, 16:30-18:00 & 19:00-23:00, BBC Red Button

Tables One & Two, 10:00-14:00; 14:30-18:30; 19:00-23:00, BBC iPlayer, Connected TV and online

Highlights

23:25-00:15, BBC Two

Extra

00:20-02:20, BBC Two

Replays

13:00-14:30 & 18:00-19:00, BBC Red Button

Sunday, 29 April

Live

10:00-11:00, 13:00-18:00 & 19:00-20:00, BBC Two

10:00-13:00 & 19:00-23:00, BBC Red Button

Tables One & Two, 10:00-14:00; 14:30-18:00; 19:00-23:00, BBC iPlayer, Connected TV and online

Highlights

23:20-00:20, BBC Two (23:55-00:45, BBC Two Northern Ireland)

Extra

00:15-02:15, BBC Two (00:45-02:15, BBC Two Northern Ireland)

Replays

13:00-13:40 & 18:30-19:00, BBC Red Button

Monday, 30 April

Live

13:00-18:00 & 19:00-20:00, BBC Two

13:00-18:00 & 19:00-23:00, BBC Red Button

Tables One & Two, 13:00-18:00; 19:00-23:00, BBC iPlayer, Connected TV and online

Highlights

23:15-00:05, BBC Two

Extra

00:05-02:05, BBC Two

Replays

18:00-19:00, BBC Red Button

Tuesday, 1 May

Live

10:00-12:00, 13:00-18:00 & 19:00-20:00, BBC Two

10:00-13:00, 14:30-18:00 & 19:00-23:00, BBC Red Button

Tables One & Two, 10:00-14:00, 14:30-18:00; 19:00-23:00, BBC iPlayer, Connected TV and online

Highlights

23:15-00:05, BBC Two

Extra

00:05-02:05, BBC Two

Replays

13:00-14:30 & 18:00-19:00, BBC Red Button

Wednesday, 2 May

Live

10:00-11:30, 13:00-18:00 & 19:00-20:00, BBC Two

10:00-13:00, 14:30-18:00 & 19:00-23:00, BBC Red Button

Tables One & Two, 10:00-14:00, 14:30-18:00; 19:00-23:00, BBC iPlayer, Connected TV and online

Highlights

23:15-00:05, BBC Two

Extra

00:05-02:05, BBC Two

Replays

13:00-14:30 & 18:00-19:00, BBC Red Button

Thursday, 3 May

Live

13:00-18:00 & 19:00-20:00, BBC Two

19:00-23:00, BBC Red Button

Table One, 13:00-18:00, BBC iPlayer, Connected TV and online

Highlights

23:15-00:05, BBC Two

Friday, 4 May

Live

10:00-12:00, 13:00-15:00, 16:30-18:00 & 19:00-21:00, BBC Two

16:00-18:00, 21:00-23:00, BBC Red Button

Table One, 10:00-12:00; 13:00-18:00; 19:00-23:00, BBC iPlayer, Connected TV and online

Highlights

23:35-00:25, BBC Two

Saturday, 5 May

Live

10:00-12:10, 16:10-18:00 & 19:30-22:00, BBC Two

17:30-18:00, BBC Red Button

Table One, 10:00-18:00; 19:30-22:00, BBC iPlayer, Connected TV and online

Sunday, 6 May

Final - 14:00-17:30 & 19:00-23:00, BBC Two

Monday, 7 May

Final - 14:00-18:00 & 19:00-23:00, BBC Two

National and regional variations

National and regional variations have been included in this list where possible, but please check your local listings for more detailed information.

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