Barry Hawkins was beaten 18-12 in the final at the Crucible
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Tuesday 07 May 2013
Ronnie O'Sullivan was the toast of Sheffield on Monday night as he beat Barry Hawkins 18-12 to become the first player for 17 years to make a successful defence of the World Championship.
Friday 03 May 2013
Chelsea stroll past Basel to set up final date with Benfica
Snooker: Ronnie O'Sullivan and Judd Trump level after first session in their World Championship semi-final
Thursday 02 May 2013
O'Sullivan took a 4-1 lead before being pegged back
Tuesday 30 April 2013
Ronnie O’Sullivan powered through to the quarter-finals of the Betfair World Championship on Monday, but admitted he already feels worn out.
Monday 15 April 2013
Scotland's Alan McManus ended a seven-year wait for a Crucible return yesterday when the two-time World Championship semi-finalist earned his place in the main draw.
Monday 10 December 2012
Mark Selby clinched his first UK Championship title last night after a dominant display in the evening session took him to a 10-6 victory over Shaun Murphy in the final.
Monday 02 July 2012
Ricky Walden beat fellow Englishman Stuart Bingham 10-4 in the final of the Wuxi Classic in China yesterday.
Monday 07 May 2012
Ronnie O'Sullivan has called for snooker's top players to rally together to prevent burnout. The "Rocket" went in search of a fourth world title yesterday when he kicked off his World Championship final against Ali Carter in Sheffield. However, O'Sullivan has threatened to quit because of the daunting domestic schedule.
Friday 04 May 2012
Ronnie O'Sullivan has not seemed like a man in need of a helping hand as he pursues a fourth World Championship title but he benefited from the sportsmanship of Matthew Stevens at the Crucible in Sheffield last night.
Monday 30 April 2012
Ronnie O'Sullivan, the triple world champion, powered to within a whisker of securing his quarter-final place here at the Betfred.com World Championship yesterday.
Friday 30 March 2012
World champion John Higgins suffered a second-round defeat to Peter Ebdon at the China Open in Beijing yesterday.
Thursday 21 July 2011
Matthew Selt claimed another scalp in the Australian Goldfields Open with victory over seven-time world champion Stephen Hendry. World No 43 Selt, who came through qualifying, beat John Higgins on Tuesday and saw off Hendry 5-1 yesterday in the last 16.
Wednesday 04 May 2011
Tuesday 03 May 2011
Sunday 01 May 2011
John Higgins was challenged by an angry fan here last night who called him "a disgrace" over last year's frame-fixing furore. The three-time world champion was engulfed by the affair 12 months ago following a newspaper sting operation on a trip to Kiev with former manager Pat Mooney.
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