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Mar 24

Stephen Hendry beaten as Peter Lines wins World Seniors event

Peter Lines wins the World Seniors Championship with a 4-0 final win over John Parrott after beating Stephen Hendry in the semi.

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Mar 15

Stuart Bingham faces disciplinary hearing over betting on matches

Former world champion Stuart Bingham is found to have “a case to answer” in relation to betting on snooker.

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Mar 13

Barry Hearn: ‘We’ve created another major in the Welsh Open’

Barry Hearn says the Welsh Open snooker event has become “another major” but wants more help promoting it from the Welsh government.

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Mar 13

O’Sullivan interviews are breaking no rules – Hearn

Ronnie O’Sullivan is “not doing himself any favours” with his unorthodox interviews but is breaking no rules, says snooker boss Barry Hearn.

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Mar 12

Jackson Page: Welsh teenager loses in European under-21 final

Welsh schoolboy Jackson Page loses to Alexander Ursenbacher in the final of the under-21 event at snooker’s European Championships.

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Mar 12

Players Championship: Judd Trump beats Marco Fu 10-8 final

Judd Trump wins six frames in a row to beat Marco Fu 10-8 in the final of the Players Championship in Llandudno.

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Mar 10

Players Championship: Judd Trump to face Marco Fu in final

Judd Trump beats Ali Carter to reach the Players Championship final, where Marco Fu joins him with victory over Ding Junhui.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/wales/39232389

Mar 09

Players Championship: Mark Selby knocked out by Marco Fu in quarter-final

World snooker champion and world number one Mark Selby is knocked out of Players Championship quarter-final by Marco Fu.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/wales/39218198

Mar 09

Snooker Shoot Out: Players vote to keep ranking event

Snooker players have voted 72% in favour of keeping the one-frame Shoot Out as a ranking event.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/snooker/39222543

Mar 09

Players Championship Ronnie O’Sullivan signs Oasis’ Wonderwall in interview

Five-time world champion Ronnie O’Sullivan breaks into a rendition of Oasis’ hit Wonderwall during an interview after his quarter-final defeat by Judd Trump in the Players Championship in Llandudno.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/wales/39211237

Mar 09

Welsh teenager Page wins European Under-18 title

Fifteen-year-old Jackson Page of Wales beats Israel’s Amir Nardeia 5-3 in Cyprus to win the European Under-18 snooker title.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/wales/39215424

Mar 08

Players Championship: Ding Junhui comeback secures last eight spot

Ding Junhui fights from 4-0 down to beat John Higgins and secure a quarter-final place in the Players Championship.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/wales/39213585

Mar 06

Players Championship: Ronnie O’Sullivan into quarters in Llandudno

Ronnie O’Sullivan reaches the Players Championship quarter-finals in Llandudno with a 5-1 win over Liang Wenbo.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/wales/39177528

Feb 28

Players Championship: Ronnie O’Sullivan set for Llandudno

Ronnie O’Sullivan and Welsh Open champion Stuart Bingham will be among 16 players chasing a £125,000 top prize at the Players Championship in Llandudno.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/wales/39115922

Feb 27

Shoot Out review after Gilbert controversy

Snooker’s governing body will consider changes to its one-frame Shoot Out after controversy on the final day of this year’s tournament.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/snooker/39102022

Feb 26

‘No way this should be a ranking event’: McGill wins Shoot Out tournament

Anthony McGill wins the Shoot Out title in Watford in the first year that the one-frame format has been counted as a ranking event.

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