2013 Wuxi Classic Qualifiers – Day 1

THE OPENING day of the 2013/14 snooker season saw a huge surprise as world number one Mark Selby crashed out of the Wuxi Classic in the first round to Andrew Pagett. Today was a historic day for the sport with the start of the new flat structure era which sees the world’s best players have…

Selby named Player of the Year

WORLD number one Mark Selby was named World Snooker’s player of the year at a glitzy end-of-season awards ceremony. The Leicester star was awarded the honour at London’s Dorchester Hotel on Thursday (May 9) after enjoying a superb season winning the UK Championship and The Masters this season as well as two PTC titles in…

Sublime O’Sullivan crowned champion of the world

RONNIE O’Sullivan was crowned World Snooker Champion for a fifth time after beating Barry Hawkins 18-12. The Essex man became only the third player in Crucible history to defend his crown after his victory over Ali Carter on this very day last year. O’Sullivan, who as well as winning the sport’s prestigious trophy landed himself a cash…

World Ch’ship Final Latest: O’Sullivan 15-10 Hawkins

RONNIE O’Sullivan stands just three frames away from winning his fifth World Championship title after widening his advantage this afternoon against Barry Hawkins. O’Sullivan will resume 15-10 ahead at 7pm after he increased his overnight three frame advantage to a  what seems a significant five frame lead against the world number 14. Leading 10-7 overnight,…