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#World Snooker

# world-snooker - Sunday 2 August, 2020

Rocket Ronnie O’Sullivan happy to cool his jets as he looks for title number six
# The Magician
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# The Magician

Rocket Ronnie O’Sullivan happy to cool his jets as he looks for title number six

Aug 2nd 2020, 10:33 AM 8,137 Views 5 Comments

Fan favourite says he is getting his snooker ‘fix’ in Sheffield.

# world-snooker - Saturday 25 July, 2020

Ken Doherty eyes first Crucible appearance since 2014 after crucial victory
# In The Frame
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# In The Frame

Ken Doherty eyes first Crucible appearance since 2014 after crucial victory

Jul 25th 2020, 12:22 PM 8,561 Views 4 Comments

The Dubliner’s victory last night ensured he avoided relegation from the full-time circuit.

# world-snooker - Sunday 16 April, 2017

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

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

Apr 16th 2017, 7:51 PM 20,447 Views 2 Comments

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

# world-snooker - Monday 18 April, 2016

Ronnie O'Sullivan in trouble after skipping press conference
# Snub
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# Snub

Ronnie O'Sullivan in trouble after skipping press conference

Apr 18th 2016, 5:10 PM 7,553 Views 10 Comments

The five-times world champion beat David Gilbert 10-7 at Sheffield’s Crucible.

# world-snooker - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Is this Chinese whizz-kid teenager the future of snooker?
# Prodigy
From The42
# Prodigy

Is this Chinese whizz-kid teenager the future of snooker?

Nov 10th 2015, 4:12 PM 7,138 Views 11 Comments

Zhou Yuelong came from behind to beat world champion Stuart Bingham at Champion of Champions tournament today.

# world-snooker - Monday 1 July, 2013

Snooker star Ali Carter diagnosed with cancer
# Battle
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# Battle

Snooker star Ali Carter diagnosed with cancer

Jul 1st 2013, 12:21 PM 2,943 Views 3 Comments

“I hope to be back in action soon,” said Carter, who has been diagnosed with testicular cancer.

# world-snooker - Monday 15 April, 2013

Ken Doherty won't be playing at the Crucible this year
# World Snooker
From The42
# World Snooker

Ken Doherty won't be playing at the Crucible this year

Apr 15th 2013, 12:42 PM 1,594 Views 2 Comments

The Dubliner, who won the World Snooker Championship in 1997, was beaten in the final qualifying round by Matthew Selt.

# world-snooker - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

Ronnie O'Sullivan demands 'compassion' from world snooker bosses
# Snookered
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# Snookered

Ronnie O'Sullivan demands 'compassion' from world snooker bosses

May 8th 2012, 9:05 PM 1,462 Views 0 Comments

World champion says players deserve ‘some slack’ from the game’s chiefs, despite hectic tour schedule.

# world-snooker - Saturday 5 May, 2012

Rocket takes control of semi-final against Matthew Stevens
# Crucible
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# Crucible

Rocket takes control of semi-final against Matthew Stevens

May 5th 2012, 3:18 PM 238 Views 0 Comments

Ronnie O’Sullivan is on the brink of another World Championship Final appearance. He only needs two frames tonight to beat Matthew Stevens.

# world-snooker - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Ding Junhui slams the Crucible crowd after losing to Ryan Day in Sheffield
# Snooker
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# Snooker

Ding Junhui slams the Crucible crowd after losing to Ryan Day in Sheffield

Apr 25th 2012, 5:24 PM 784 Views 0 Comments

The 25-year-old becomes the latest player to risk the wrath of the World Snooker authorities.

Mark Allen apologises to Cao Yupeng, and snooker authorities, over remarks
# Mea Culpa
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# Mea Culpa

Mark Allen apologises to Cao Yupeng, and snooker authorities, over remarks

Apr 25th 2012, 11:14 AM 447 Views 0 Comments

The Northern Irishman realises he ‘overstepped the line’ in remarks he made after exiting the World Championship.

# world-snooker - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

Snooker chief Barry Hearn responds to Mark Allen's outburst
# Cueless
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# Cueless

Snooker chief Barry Hearn responds to Mark Allen's outburst

Dec 7th 2011, 2:26 PM 612 Views 0 Comments

Barry Hearn will seek legal advice after being slated by the Northern Irish player during the UK Championship

# world-snooker - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Allen calls on 'money-hungry' Hearn to resign
# Must Be The Money
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# Must Be The Money

Allen calls on 'money-hungry' Hearn to resign

Dec 6th 2011, 11:15 AM 402 Views 0 Comments

Northern Ireland’s Mark Allen has said that World Snooker chairman Barry Hearn is ruining the game’s traditions in an attempt to boost its popularity.

# world-snooker - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

Ronnie O'Sullivan: 'I feel like I'm being raped by snooker bosses'
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Ronnie O'Sullivan: 'I feel like I'm being raped by snooker bosses'

Oct 19th 2011, 12:13 PM 1,145 Views 28 Comments

Three-time world champion insists he’s being ‘blackmailed’ into playing smaller tournaments because of rankings system.