Mark Selby’s hopes of defending his UK Championship crown were crashed to the ground on Saturday when he suffered a shock second round defeat. Advertisements
Once again no snooker player features in the list for this year’s BBC Sports Personality of the Year – and those in the game have labelled it a ‘disgrace’.
John Higgins put his recent drubbing to Ronnie O’Sullivan firmly behind him as he began the Shanghai Masters with victory over Switzerland’s Alexander Ursenbacher.
Mark Selby extended his huge lead as the world’s number one after he successfully defended the International Championship with victory over Mark Allen.
Mark Selby was in ruthless form as he secured his place in Sunday’s International Championship grand final in convincing style.
Martin Gould secured a place in the semi-finals of a major ranking event for just the second time in more than 18 months – but he was made to do it the hard way.
Neil Robertson’s participation in next week’s Champion of Champions is no longer in his own hands after he was knocked out of the International Championship earlier today.