Shanghai Masters 2014 – Preview

MAJOR ranking event snooker returns with a bang tomorrow (Monday) when the Shanghai Masters kicks off with Ronnie O’Sullivan playing his first significant match since suffering Crucible heartbreak four months ago. The five-times world champion, who was denied a sixth world title when defeated by Mark Selby in this year’s World Championship final, takes on…

Maguire captures Six Reds title after winning thriller final

STEPHEN Maguire fought back from behind in superb style in a thrilling final to win the Six Red World Championship. The Glaswegian, winner of five ranking titles, added one of the sport’s unique titles to his silverware cabinet after coming back from deficits of 6-3 and 7-5 to defeat Ricky Walden in Thailand. It’s 33-year-old…

Advani quits place on snooker tour

PANKAJ Advani has quit his place on the main tour citing a desire to play more billiards events and to spend more time with his family. The 29-year-old and world number 57 has resigned his WPBSA membership and announced the news during a press conference in India held yesterday (Friday). Advani joined the main tour…