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#World Snooker championships

# world-snooker-championships - Tuesday 27 April, 2021

Selby surges ahead of Williams in world quarter-final
# Blaze Of Glory
# Blaze Of Glory

Selby surges ahead of Williams in world quarter-final

Apr 27th 2021, 10:23 PM 5,598 Views 7 Comments

The remaining three quarter-finals at the Crucible are more closely-fought contests.

# world-snooker-championships - Saturday 15 August, 2020

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

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

Aug 15th 2020, 5:45 PM 15,317 Views 1 Comment

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

# world-snooker-championships - Friday 14 August, 2020

Emotional Kyren Wilson reaches Crucible final after dramatic deciding frame
# Drama
# Drama

Emotional Kyren Wilson reaches Crucible final after dramatic deciding frame

Aug 14th 2020, 8:17 PM 7,878 Views 5 Comments

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

# world-snooker-championships - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

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

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

Aug 4th 2020, 2:20 PM 7,871 Views 3 Comments

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

# world-snooker-championships - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

World Snooker Championship rescheduled for July start at The Crucible
# Actual Live Sport
# Actual Live Sport

World Snooker Championship rescheduled for July start at The Crucible

Apr 22nd 2020, 3:12 PM 3,194 Views 7 Comments

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

# world-snooker-championships - Saturday 4 May, 2019

Snooker 'legend' John Higgins into World final after last-frame thriller
# Holding His Nerve
# Holding His Nerve

Snooker 'legend' John Higgins into World final after last-frame thriller

May 4th 2019, 8:20 PM 12,162 Views 14 Comments

The four-time champion has reached his eighth World Championship final.

# world-snooker-championships - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Antrim's Allen finds Crucible fightback fall short while Trump recovers to seal thrilling win
# On Cue
# On Cue

Antrim's Allen finds Crucible fightback fall short while Trump recovers to seal thrilling win

Apr 24th 2019, 8:57 PM 3,422 Views 3 Comments

There was further first round drama at the World Snooker Championships today.

# world-snooker-championships - Sunday 16 April, 2017

Ronnie O'Sullivan lashes out at World Snooker chief, says he won't be 'bullied'
# Outburst
# Outburst

Ronnie O'Sullivan lashes out at World Snooker chief, says he won't be 'bullied'

Apr 16th 2017, 7:51 PM 20,469 Views 2 Comments

The five-time world champion has launched a scathing attack on Barry Hearn over his treatment.

# world-snooker-championships - Thursday 13 April, 2017

'That's not snooker:' Ireland's O'Brien receives scathing criticism from opponent
# Slow Burner
# Slow Burner

'That's not snooker:' Ireland's O'Brien receives scathing criticism from opponent

Apr 13th 2017, 7:54 PM 20,515 Views 6 Comments

Fergal O’Brien qualified for the World Snooker Championship with a final frame decider that took almost two hours to finish.

# world-snooker-championships - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

The Rocket reckons he will be world's best but who is snooker's latest sensation?
# Profile
# Profile

The Rocket reckons he will be world's best but who is snooker's latest sensation?

Apr 26th 2016, 5:15 PM 9,963 Views 3 Comments

Kyren Wilson has made a big impression at The Crucible.

# world-snooker-championships - Sunday 17 April, 2016

'I don't think Superman would get out of this' - Watch this incredible shot at The Crucible
# Outstanding
# Outstanding

'I don't think Superman would get out of this' - Watch this incredible shot at The Crucible

Apr 17th 2016, 11:25 PM 18,763 Views 5 Comments

What an escape that is.

# world-snooker-championships - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Ken Doherty falls at final hurdle in bid to qualify for world championship
# Off Day
# Off Day

Ken Doherty falls at final hurdle in bid to qualify for world championship

Apr 13th 2016, 9:08 PM 6,401 Views 2 Comments

The Dubliner won just a single frame against Wales’ Ryan Day this evening.

# world-snooker-championships - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

D-Day for Ken Doherty as he needs one more win to book Crucible place
# Snooker
# Snooker

D-Day for Ken Doherty as he needs one more win to book Crucible place

Apr 12th 2016, 9:10 AM 6,205 Views 10 Comments

Dubliner faces world number 20 Ryan Day in final World Championship qualifier.

# world-snooker-championships - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Ronnie O'Sullivan broke one of snooker's rules - and hardly anyone seemed to realise
# Chalkgate
# Chalkgate

Ronnie O'Sullivan broke one of snooker's rules - and hardly anyone seemed to realise

Apr 29th 2015, 10:47 AM 13,899 Views 9 Comments

Ronnie can’t stay out of the headlines.

# world-snooker-championships - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

The snooker is starting to get interesting ... here's the line-up for the quarter-finals
# Crucible
# Crucible

The snooker is starting to get interesting ... here's the line-up for the quarter-finals

Apr 28th 2015, 9:44 AM 4,688 Views 0 Comments

“Calmer, more relaxed” Ronnie O’Sullivan will face Stuart Bingham in the last eight.

# world-snooker-championships - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Ronnie O'Sullivan has responded to shoes-gate
# Reaction
# Reaction

Ronnie O'Sullivan has responded to shoes-gate

Apr 22nd 2015, 11:46 PM 9,520 Views 7 Comments

The player thanked World Snooker Championship director Mike Ganley for his assistance.

# world-snooker-championships - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Ronnie O'Sullivan plays Crucible opener in his socks, borrows shoes from tournament director
# For Socks Sake
# For Socks Sake

Ronnie O'Sullivan plays Crucible opener in his socks, borrows shoes from tournament director

Apr 21st 2015, 6:06 PM 9,523 Views 9 Comments

Just another Tuesday for Ronnie…

# world-snooker-championships - Friday 18 April, 2014

Ronnie O'Sullivan aims for three in a row at the Crucible
# Rocket
# Rocket

Ronnie O'Sullivan aims for three in a row at the Crucible

Apr 18th 2014, 11:09 AM 2,232 Views 1 Comment

We’re snooker loopy, nuts are we.

# world-snooker-championships - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

'I needed to pay the school fees but snooker's not for me' - O'Sullivan says he's retiring
# Rocket
# Rocket

'I needed to pay the school fees but snooker's not for me' - O'Sullivan says he's retiring

May 1st 2013, 10:30 PM 7,703 Views 25 Comments

The defending world champion eased into the semi-finals at the Crucible but insists it’s his last major event.

# world-snooker-championships - Sunday 6 May, 2012

WATCH: O'Sullivan contemplates retirement
# Thinking Out Loud
# Thinking Out Loud

WATCH: O'Sullivan contemplates retirement

May 6th 2012, 5:40 PM 585 Views 0 Comments

The 36-year-old says he is considering quitting the sport despite his recent fine form.

# world-snooker-championships - Friday 27 April, 2012

Snooker wrap: Hendry on verge of last eight
# Review
# Review

Snooker wrap: Hendry on verge of last eight

Apr 27th 2012, 10:33 PM 330 Views 0 Comments

The Scot currently leads fellow veteran John Higgins 12-4 going into the final session.

# world-snooker-championships - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Snooker wrap: Carter secures comfortable victory
# Winning
# Winning

Snooker wrap: Carter secures comfortable victory

Apr 26th 2012, 10:32 PM 168 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Mark Williams also advanced to the second round, thanks to a victory over Liu Chuang.

# world-snooker-championships - Friday 22 April, 2011

Sofa supporter: the weekend sport on TV
# Couch Potato
# Couch Potato

Sofa supporter: the weekend sport on TV

Apr 22nd 2011, 10:00 AM 172 Views 0 Comments

There’s plenty to keep you on the couch despite the weather over the coming days.

# world-snooker-championships - Wednesday 20 April, 2011

The Morning Score: Wednesday
Live Apr 20th 2011, 7:45 AM

The Morning Score: Wednesday

# world-snooker-championships - Tuesday 19 April, 2011

The Morning Score: Tuesday
Live Apr 19th 2011, 7:23 AM

The Morning Score: Tuesday