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#Snooker

# snooker - Yesterday’s News

Stuart Bingham makes UK Championships' second 147 in 24 hours Snooker This post contains videos

Stuart Bingham makes UK Championships' second 147 in 24 hours

It comes a day after Kyren Wilson’s maximum break in Milton Keynes.

# snooker - Friday 25 September, 2020

Dream journey comes to an end after another big win for Cork teen sensation Aaron Hill

The 18-year-old got the better of Matthew Stevens at the European Masters today.

'He's my childhood hero... I'm stuck for words' - Cork teen star after incredible win over O'Sullivan Young Blood This post contains videos

'He's my childhood hero... I'm stuck for words' - Cork teen star after incredible win over O'Sullivan

Aaron Hill let his lead slip before rallying to defeat The Rocket at the European Masters.

# snooker - Thursday 24 September, 2020

Cork teen stuns six-time world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan at European Masters Aaron Hill This post contains videos

Cork teen stuns six-time world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan at European Masters

Aaron Hill beat The Rocket to book his place in the third round.

# snooker - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Seven-time world champion Stephen Hendry takes his cue to come out of retirement

The 51-year-old departed the World Snooker Tour eight years ago but will return to action for the next two seasons.

# snooker - Monday 17 August, 2020

Ronnie O'Sullivan: How Del Boy helped me conquer the Crucible

‘I kind of relate to that show a lot – Ronnie the plonker, rather than Rodney the plonker’ said the Rocket.

# snooker - Sunday 16 August, 2020

Playing with abandonment means more than records to Ronnie O’Sullivan Maverick This post contains videos

Playing with abandonment means more than records to Ronnie O’Sullivan

The new world champion insists he is not driven by the prospect of going on to match Stephen Hendry’s record of seven.

Ronnie O’Sullivan eases past Kyren Wilson to land a sixth world title

The Rocket finished strongly to make sure of victory at the Crucible.

# snooker - Saturday 15 August, 2020

O'Sullivan rockets into commanding lead in World Snooker Championship final

“I think 6-2 is too far for Kyren to come back from,” said Stephen Hendry.

Ronnie O’Sullivan criticises ‘irresponsible’ decision to allow crowds into World Championship final

O’Sullivan will play Kyren Wilson in the decider.

# snooker - Friday 14 August, 2020

Ronnie O’Sullivan joins Wilson in final on scintillating day of snooker

Both semi-finals at the Crucible went to final-frame deciders.

Emotional Kyren Wilson reaches Crucible final after dramatic deciding frame

The Englishman will play Mark Selby or Ronnie O’Sullivan in the final after beating Anthony McGill.

Ronnie O’Sullivan rallies against Mark Selby

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

# snooker - 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.

# snooker - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

Reigning champion Judd Trump knocked out of World Championship

He became the 18th victim of the so-called ‘Crucible Curse’.

'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.

# snooker - Monday 10 August, 2020

Ronnie O’Sullivan: I would have to lose an arm and a leg to fall out of top 50

The 44-year-old will face Mark Williams in the World Championship quarter-finals after beating Ding Junhui.

# snooker - Sunday 9 August, 2020

Kyren Wilson survives Martin Gould fightback to book Judd Trump date at Crucible

Wilson had resumed 11-5 up before losing the first three frames of the morning session.

# snooker - Thursday 6 August, 2020

John Higgins makes the first World Championship 147 since 2012 Maximum This post contains videos

John Higgins makes the first World Championship 147 since 2012

The Scot’s 147 was the 11th time a maximum has been made at the event.

# snooker - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

'The worst two days of my snooker years' - Former world champion Murphy crashes out at Crucible

The 2005 winner suffered a 10-4 defeat to Thailand’s Noppon Saengkham today.

# snooker - Monday 3 August, 2020

Ronnie O'Sullivan races to 108-minute win, the quickest in Crucible history

Shaun Murphy’s previous record of 149 minutes was blown away this morning.

# snooker - Sunday 2 August, 2020

Red-hot Ronnie O’Sullivan makes flying start in bid for sixth world title

The latest from the World Snooker Championships at the Crucible.

Rocket Ronnie O’Sullivan happy to cool his jets as he looks for title number six

Fan favourite says he is getting his snooker ‘fix’ in Sheffield.

# snooker - Saturday 1 August, 2020

Former world champion blames sanitised balls for struggles in Crucible opener

Stuart Bingham beat qualifier Ashley Carty 10-7 at the World Snooker Championships.

# snooker - Friday 31 July, 2020

Judd Trump battles back after first round scare at World Championships

Qualifier Tom Ford had started strong against the reigning champ.

Setback for UK sports as Johnson confirms pilots of crowds won't take place

Some 5,000 racegoers had been due to attend the Glorious Goodwood Festival on Saturday.

# snooker - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Snooker stars treated like 'lab rats' - Ronnie O'Sullivan

The five-time world champion launched his attack on the plan after asthma-suffering fellow player Anthony Hamilton said he fears for his health at Sheffield’s Crucible Theatre.

# snooker - Sunday 26 July, 2020

Ken Doherty misses out on Crucible appearance and loses World Snooker Tour card

The Dubliner lost out to Mark King in the third qualifier.

# snooker - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

O'Sullivan criticises the 'unnecessary risk' of allowing spectators at The Crucible

‘Anything to take the stress off [the NHS] is paramount,’ said the five-time world champion.

# snooker - Thursday 2 July, 2020

'Several players' pull out of this year's World Snooker Championship over health concerns

None of those who have opted against travelling to the UK are understood to be in the current world top 16, however.

# snooker - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Former snooker star Willie Thorne dies aged 66

It was announced he was battling leukaemia in March.

# snooker - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Former snooker star Willie Thorne put into induced coma

The 66-year-old has been battling leukaemia and is being treated in a Spanish hospital.

# snooker - Friday 1 May, 2020

Former world snooker champion Peter Ebdon retires to avoid spinal surgery

Ebdon signs off having won the 2002 World Championship.

# snooker - Saturday 25 April, 2020

'I'm from a small town and when you’re young, people are saying ‘When will you be playing on the telly?’'

Tipperary native Brendan O’Donoghue on the ups and downs that go hand-in-hand with a career in snooker.

# snooker - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

World Snooker Championship rescheduled for July start at The Crucible

‘Live sport can be a massive inspiration for the public and can boost morale.’

# snooker - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Barry Hearn suffers minor heart attack

The well-known promoter underwent surgery yesterday, his son Eddie revealed.

# snooker - Friday 20 March, 2020

World Snooker Championship postponed with aim to reschedule in July or August

WST chairman Barry Hearn said they are currently exploring the potential to stage tournaments behind closed doors.

# snooker - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Former snooker star 'devastated' after being diagnosed with leukemia

1985 UK Championship runner-up Willie Thorne, who has been a commentator for the BBC, says he is starting chemotherapy in Spain today.

# snooker - Sunday 15 March, 2020

Judd Trump makes snooker history

The Englishman landed a sixth snooker ranking title in the 2019-20, setting a new record.

# snooker - Monday 13 January, 2020

'The most amazing shot in history' leaves fans stunned at the Masters Bonkers This post contains videos

'The most amazing shot in history' leaves fans stunned at the Masters

Viewers could had believe what they saw during Stephen Maguire’s comeback win.

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