Current Champion (s). Stuart Bingham. Tuesday 10 Mar PM. Snooker's Welsh Open will once again take place at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff this. The semi-finals of this year's Welsh Amateur Championship take place this weekend at Merthyr Labour Club. Jackson Page and Darren Morgan play at 2pm. The Welsh Open is a professional ranking snooker tournament. It replaced the Welsh Professional Championship, which started in and was only open to Current champion(s) : Stuart Bingham.