Category: Snooker

Snooker News

Feb 21

O’Sullivan into World Grand Prix quarter-finals

Ronnie O’Sullivan is through to the quarter-finals of the World Grand Prix in Preston with a narrow win over Chinese teenager Yan Bingtao.

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Feb 20

World Grand Prix: Mark Allen edged out by Xiao Guodong in Preston

Masters champion Mark Allen lets slip a 3-0 lead as Xiao Guodong fights back to win 4-3 in the World Grand Prix.

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Feb 20

Jackson Page: Teenager will compete in Welsh Open

Teenage snooker sensation Jackson Page will compete in the Welsh Open after being called up to replace Joe Swail.

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Feb 19

Ronnie O’Sullivan beats Robert Milkins in World Grand Prix

Ronnie O’Sullivan makes light work of Robert Milkins with a 4-0 victory to progress into the second round of the World Grand Prix.

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Feb 18

Sport on the BBC: Best of this week’s TV & radio coverage

This week’s sport on the BBC includes the Winter Olympics, Scotland v England in the Six Nations and the Carabao Cup final.

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Feb 14

Michael Georgiou inspired by Shoot Out success

Michael Georgiou, snooker’s latest first-time ranking event winner, wants his Shoot Out success to inspire him to greater glory.

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Feb 11

Snooker Shoot Out: Michael Georgiou beats Graeme Dott to win title

Cypriot Michael Georgiou beats Scotland’s Graeme Dott in a thrilling finish to win the Coral Snooker Shoot Out in Watford.

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Feb 05

Mark Williams: Welshman honoured to join snooker’s ultimate winners’ club

Welshman Mark Williams reflects on becoming only the fifth player to win 20 ranking snooker tournaments – 22 years after winning his first.

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Feb 04

Mark Williams beats Graeme Dott to win German Masters

Mark Williams becomes only the fifth player to win 20 ranking events with victory over Scotland’s Graeme Dott in the final of the German Masters.

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Jan 22

Masters champion Allen targets world title challenge

Mark Allen says his Masters triumph will give him belief he can be a genuine contender at this year’s World Championship.

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Jan 22

Mark Allen welcomed home after Masters triumph

Mark Allen says his Masters triumph is finally beginning to sink in “after a surreal” day as he arrives home to a hero’s welcome.

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Jan 22

Masters: Flukes & trick shots

Watch our selection of the best flukes and trick shots from the 2018 Masters at London’s Alexandra Palace.

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Jan 22

Masters: Wasps, flies and baby ants – bugs v snooker

Watch some of the strangest moments of the 2018 Masters as wasps, flies and ants all interrupt play at London’s Alexandra Palace.

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Jan 22

Masters 2018: Kyren Wilson ‘devastated’ at final loss to Mark Allen

Kyren Wilson says he is “devastated” to lose his first final at a Triple Crown event, after his Masters defeat by Mark Allen.

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Jan 21

Masters: Mark Allen beats Kyren Wilson – five best shots

Watch the five best shots of the 2018 Masters final as Mark Allen beat Kyren Wilson 10-7 to become the first Northern Irishman to win the title since Dennis Taylor in 1987.

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Jan 21

Masters: Mark Allen’s cheers and Kyren Wilson’s tears

Emotions run high as Mark Allen beats Kyren Wilson 10-7 to become the first Northern Irishman to win the Masters since Dennis Taylor in 1987.

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