Higgins wins silverware once again after dominant win

JOHN HIGGINS claimed his first major ranking title in more than two years after victory over Ben Woollaston earned him the Welsh Open title. The four-times world champion became the tournament’s most successful player tonight (Sunday) after the 9-3 win earned the Scot a fourth Welsh Open title – beating Ronnie O’Sullivan and Stephen Hendry…

Higgins earns two frame advantage in Welsh Open final

JOHN HIGGINS is four frames away from winning the Welsh Open title for a record fourth time after taking a 5-3 interval lead against Ben Woollaston. The four-times world champion had the better of the opening session of today’s (Sunday’s) final against the Leicester star, who is playing in his maiden major ranking final after…

O’Sullivan starts strong in Wales despite venue criticism

WELSH Open defending champion Ronnie O’Sullivan successfully reached the last 32 stage of the competition’s opening day – but did not take long to state his displeasure of the tournament’s new home. The first day of the major ranking event saw O’Sullivan record victories over Vinnie Calabrese and Rory McLeod. O’Sullivan, who beat Ding Junhui in last year’s…

Berlin all set for German Masters

MAJOR ranking event snooker is set to return for the first time in 2015 when the German Masters gets underway on Wednesday. The world’s best will be battling it out in Berlin’s impressive Tempodrom Arena over the next few days in a bid to be crowned this year’s German Masters champion. The event is one…