World champion Mark Selby had to use all his grinding qualities he is famous for to clinch a hard-fought first round win in the English Open. Advertisements
Mark Selby and Shaun Murphy were sent packing their bags back home today after they suffered surprising early exits in the World Open.
As well as securing a hat-trick of world titles during the past four years, Mark Selby completed another triple success last night after winning three gongs in the World Snooker Awards.
Mark Selby secured his third World Championship title in four seasons after beating John Higgins in one of the most gripping finals seen in years.
Mark Selby and John Higgins will meet in this year’s World Championship final after completing contrasting semi-final victories earlier today (Saturday).
Mark Selby began his World Championship defence in convincing style after he thrashed Fergal O’Brien 10-2 on the opening day of snooker’s biggest tournament.
Mark Selby showed the snooker world he means business ahead of the upcoming World Championship after winning the China Open for the second time in his career.