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Ronnie O’Sullivan: Barry Hearn rejects five-time world champion’s ‘dictator’ claim

Ronnie O’Sullivan verbally attacks World Snooker chairman Barry Hearn before winning in under 45 minutes at the Northern Ireland Open.

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Zhuang downs Allen to disappoint local fans at NI Open

Local snooker fans are left disappointed as home favourite Mark Allen’s bid to win the Northern Ireland Open falls at the first hurdle.

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Ronnie O’Sullivan wins Champion of Champions final 10-9 against Kyren Wilson

Ronnie O’Sullivan fends off a Kyren Wilson comeback to win a dramatic Champion of Champions final 10-9.

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Champion of Champions: Mark Allen edged out by Kyren Wilson in semi-final

Mark Allen loses out in a final-frame decider as Kyren Wilson wins their Champion of Champions semi-final 6-5 in Coventry.

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O’Sullivan beats Murphy to reach fifth Champion of Champions final

Ronnie O’Sullivan beats Shaun Murphy 6-3 to reach the final of the Champion of Champions.

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Allen reaches semis in Champion of Champions event

In-form Mark Allen sets up a semi-final with Kyren Wilson at the Champion of Champions event after beating Barry Hawkins and Neil Robertson.

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International Championship: Mark Allen beats Neil Robertson 10-5 in final

Mark Allen wins the fourth ranking tournament of his career with a 10-5 victory over Neil Robertson at the International Championship.

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Robertson into final after beating Lisowski

Neil Robertson beats Jack Lisowski 9-7 to reach the final of the International Championship in China.

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International Championship: Mark Allen beats Matthew Stevens 9-6 to reach final

Mark Allen advances to the final of the International Championship in China with a 9-6 semi-final win over Matthew Stevens.

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Allen whitewashes Carter in China quarter-final

Northern Ireland’s Mark Allen hammers Ali Carter 6-0 to reach the International Championship semi-finals in Dajing.

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Matthew Stevens: Welshman stuns home favourite Ding Junhui

Welshman Matthew Stevens stuns home favourite Ding Junhui to advance to the quarter-final of the International Championship in China.

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Selby wants win for late Leicester owner

Leicester City fan Mark Selby says he wants to win the International Championship in China to dedicate it to Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha.

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International Championship: Mark Williams beaten in first round by Thailand’s Sunny Akani

Mark Williams loses to world number 65 Sunny Akani in the first round of the International Championship, while Mark Selby and Judd Trump record 6-0 wins.

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Northern Ireland Open to feature 15 of world’s top 16

Top stars including Ronnie O’Sullivan, Mark Williams, Mark Allen, Mark Selby and John Higgins will contest the NI Open at the Belfast Waterfront in November.

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Bingham beats friend Davis to seal English Open title

Stuart Bingham beats Mark Davis 9-7 to win the English Open title in Crawley.

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Davis stuns O’Sullivan to reach first ranking final after 27 years

Mark Davis beats champion Ronnie O’Sullivan 6-1 to reach the English Open final in Crawley against Stuart Bingham.

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