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#Mark Selby

# mark-selby - Friday 14 August, 2020

Ronnie O’Sullivan rallies against Mark Selby

The Rocket wins frames 23 and 24 of his best-of-33 semi-final at the Crucible.

# mark-selby - Thursday 13 August, 2020

Mark Selby edges ahead of Ronnie O’Sullivan in World Championship semi-final

Selby took the session 6-2 to gain a two-frame lead overnight.

# mark-selby - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

O'Sullivan gets the better of Selby in semi-final first session as humidity threatens to wreak havoc

The Rocket complained about the worst kicks of his career after an error-strewn start to the session.

Ronnie O’Sullivan: I'm like a fat Maradona, only natural talent gets me through

The Rocket completed a fine comeback to beat Mark Williams and set up a clash with Mark Selby.

# mark-selby - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

'I was questioning myself' - Selby regains his confidence to book Crucible semi-final spot

The three-time world champion saw off Neil Robertson in today’s quarter-final.

# mark-selby - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Antrim's Jordan Brown draws three-time world champ Selby in Crucible first round

Selby dominated the World Championships from 2014-2017. Reigning champ Judd Trump will face Tom Ford.

# mark-selby - Saturday 27 April, 2019

Defending World Snooker champion Williams refuses to blame health scare after crashing out of tournament

The Welshman’s exit was the second shock of the day following Mark Selby’s defeat.

Three-time winner Selby crashes out of World Championship to former taxi driver Big Upset This post contains videos

Three-time winner Selby crashes out of World Championship to former taxi driver

Fellow Englishman Gary Wilson is competing in the tournament for just the second time.

# mark-selby - Saturday 17 November, 2018

Ronnie O'Sullivan fights back from the brink to book Northern Ireland Open final spot

The 42-year-old made an exquisite pot as he edged Mark Selby in tonight’s deciding frame.

# mark-selby - Sunday 22 April, 2018

'I think I’m going to live until about 200 now,' says Ronnie O'Sullivan

The star apologised on Sunday to Crucible fans for the “embarrassing” start to his latest world title bid.

# mark-selby - Monday 1 May, 2017

Mark Selby lands world snooker championship with thrilling win over John Higgins

Selby became only the fourth player in the past 40 years to retain the title.

# mark-selby - Sunday 30 April, 2017

Mark Selby late show leaves World Championship final in the balance As It Stands This post contains videos

Mark Selby late show leaves World Championship final in the balance

A potentially disastrous day at the office ended with the defending champion trailing by just three frames.

# mark-selby - Friday 28 April, 2017

Watch: Mark Selby hits two of the best shots you'll see in thrilling semi with Ding Class This post contains videos

Watch: Mark Selby hits two of the best shots you'll see in thrilling semi with Ding

In the other semi-final, Scotland’s four-time world champion John Higgins retained control advancing to a 10-6 lead.

# mark-selby - Thursday 27 April, 2017

'It's there, it's close, it's very close... what a shot this is!' - Ken Doherty Sensational This post contains videos

'It's there, it's close, it's very close... what a shot this is!' - Ken Doherty

Mark Selby hit the ‘mother of all doubles’ in tonight’s semi-final with Ding Junhui at the Crucible.

# mark-selby - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Ronnie loses first 3 frames of Ding quarter-final, but he's already started the comeback

Higgins, Selby and Hawkins all lead after the opening quarter-final sessions.

# mark-selby - Saturday 15 April, 2017

He dug deep to qualify but Fergal O'Brien didn't last long at the World Snooker Championship

It was always going to be extremely difficult against the reigning champion Mark Selby.

# mark-selby - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Draw unkind to O'Brien as he faces top seed Selby in World Championship opener

Elsewhere, Mark Allen will take on Jimmy Robertson and Ronnie O’Sullivan begins his campaign against Gary Wilson.

# mark-selby - Monday 2 May, 2016

Great day for Leicester complete as Selby wins World Championship final

It was the second time in three years that the Englishman had won snooker’s most important prize.

Ding falls behind in gruelling World Championship final

The 29-year-old is bidding to become the first Asian to win the world title.

# mark-selby - Thursday 14 January, 2016

This phenomenal clearance booked Ronnie O'Sullivan's place in the Masters semis

The five-time champion was up against Mark Selby in London today.

# mark-selby - Monday 1 December, 2014

Poor conditions responsible for 'weird results' at UK Championship - Ronnie O'Sullivan

The star’s comments come after Kilkenny’s David Morris beat world champion Mark Selby.

# mark-selby - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Kilkenny's David Morris just knocked world champion Mark Selby out of the UK Championship

It’s the biggest win of the Irishman’s career.

# mark-selby - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Ronnie O'Sullivan unhurt in crash following final defeat

The snooker ace was heading home with his son after losing the world championship final last night.

# mark-selby - Monday 5 May, 2014

Mark Selby wins the 2014 World Snooker Championship

It’s a first World Title for Selby.

Mark Selby leads Ronnie O'Sullivan ahead of World Snooker Championship final session

Selby took advantage of some uncharacteristic mistakes from the Rocket.

# mark-selby - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Ronnie O'Sullivan leads 10-7 after first day of the World Championship final

Mark Selby bounced back in the later frames.

# mark-selby - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Mark Selby edges out Neil Robertson in tense semi to set up final against 'Rocket'

The Leicester native held his nerve to clinch the Best of 33 frames encounter.

Ronnie O'Sullivan can put his feet up after winning Crucible semi with a day to spare

It will be the Rocket versus either Mark Selby or Neil Robertson in this year’s World Championship final.

# mark-selby - Sunday 19 January, 2014

O'Sullivan rockets past Selby to win fifth Masters title

The world champion raced into an early lead and was never going to be caught.

# mark-selby - Monday 21 January, 2013

Selby wins third Masters title

The world number 1 defeated defending champion Neil Robertson 10-6 at Alexandra Palace tonight.

# mark-selby - Friday 21 December, 2012

Big break: NUI Galway secures snooker's Grand Finals for 2013

Ken Doherty and Mark Selby will join an elite field for the Players Tour Championship event.

# mark-selby - Monday 10 December, 2012

Leicester jester Mark Selby captures UK Championship

The world’s number one snooker player upped the ante in the evening session to win 10-6.

# mark-selby - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Snooker wrap: World number one Selby suffers surprise loss

In addition, Ryan Day narrowly beat Ding Junhui, while Joe Perry thrashed Graeme Dott.

# mark-selby - Sunday 19 February, 2012

Selby ends Ronnie's run to reach Welsh Open final in Newport

Mark Selby will take on Ding Junhui – who beat Shaun Murphy – in Sunday’s final.