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.
SOME of snooker’s biggest names have slammed the decision to upgrade the single-frame and quick-fire Snooker Shoot Out to a full ranking event.
VETERAN Alan McManus rolled back the years after a stunning victory over John Higgins earned him a place in the World Championship semi-finals – for the first time in 23 years.
DING JUNHUI sent out a real statement of intent as far as his World Championship hopes were concerned after thrashing Mark Williams to reach the semi-finals with a day to spare.
BARRY HAWKINS held his nerve to defeat Ronnie O’Sullivan in a gripping second round clash which went all the way to a decider.
RONNIE O’Sullivan sealed his place in the second round of the World Champinship after clinching a hard-fought victory over David Gilbert – but it may come at a price.
MARK ALLEN is through to the International Championship final after coming back from the brink of defeat to win a final frame thriller against former world champion Mark Williams. In one of the best matches of the season so far, Allen secured a place in Sunday’s showdown finale making a vital clearance in the all…