# Can you plant colours in snooker?

## Can you plant colours in snooker?

Is this possible? No that is not Possible. However if its a free ball and you nominate a pink as a free ball for that 1 shot the pink becomes a red and therefore it is possible to hit the pink to pot a red but that’s the only time that’s possible.

### What happens if the white ball is touching a colour?

If the ball on is colour and White ends up touching, say, Yellow, the Referee will declare “Touching ball!” So say the player just jacks up over the Yellow and pots the Green.

What is the 3 Miss rule in snooker?

It comes into effect any time the player has a centre ball hit available on a ball on or a ball that could be on. This means that if he nominates a snookered colour but has a centre ball hit available on another colour, then the rule is in effect.

It is played using a cue and snooker balls: one white cue ball , 15 red balls worth one point each (sometimes played with fewer red balls, commonly 6 or 10), and six balls of different colours : yellow (2 points), green (3), brown (4), blue (5), pink (6), black (7).

## What happens if you sink 2 red balls in snooker?

Yes, If you are on a red, and two red balls go down with the same stroke, you receive two points and carry on to the colour.

### What is a kiss in snooker?

Sport: Snooker. A foul awarded against a player who makes a second contact on the object ball.

Can you move a ball in snooker?

If the object ball moves, it is considered a “push shot” and a foul is called. No penalty is incurred for playing away if: The ball is on. Example: Striker pots a colour, making the reds on for the next shot, and the cue ball comes to rest touching one of them.

What happens if you hit a colour in snooker?

5 – If you pot that colour (which is now the ball ON), then you score the value of the colour and your next shot must be a red. The colour goes back on its own spot. If it doesn’t fit on its spot, then it goes on the highest valued spot available.

## Can you jump in snooker?

9. Jump shots are illegal in International Snooker. It is a foul if the striker intentionally causes the cue ball to jump (rise from the bed of the table) by any means, if the jump is an effort to clear an obstructing ball.

### What are snooker balls called?

billiard ball
A billiard ball is a small, hard ball used in cue sports, such as carom billiards, pool, and snooker.