Snooker fans have been rejoicing this morning – not just because of the start of the World Championship but due to the return of one of the sport’s most popular faces.
World Snooker Tour supremo Barry Hearn has insisted the World Championship will not be pushed back this year and will stay in its traditional time slot.
Pundit Neal Foulds believes snooker bosses missed a trick over staging arrangements during the World Championship which he felt put a downer on the tournament.
Snooker legend Steve Davis believes Ronnie O’Sullivan should be a major contender to win this year’s BBC Sports Personality of the Year after he stormed his way to his sixth World Championship title.
Ronnie O’Sullivan is now officially snooker’s most successful player the game has ever seen after he eased his way to a sixth World Championship crown and a record breaking 37th ranking title.
Ronnie O’Sullivan stands just one win away from a sixth World Championship title after he produced his brilliant best to beat Mark Selby.
Kyren Wilson made it through to the World Championship final in unforgettable fashion after winning what has been deemed the ‘most incredible’ frame the sport has ever seen.
A limited number of fans will be able to watch the World Championship final this weekend, it has been confirmed.
Anthony McGill and Ronnie O’Sullivan enjoyed strong starts in their World Championship semi-finals at the Crucible.
The world’s top two players face a mountain to climb if they are to progress further in this year’s World Championship.