World Cup of Pool: Jayson Shaw and Chris Melling exit tournament while USA lose to Philippines

Great Britain’s Jayson Shaw scratches with two balls remaining at hill-hill against Estonia, while Philippines win seven consecutive racks to come from 5-0 down to stun USA on another dramatic day at the World Cup of Pool Last Updated: 13/05/21 9:31am Estonia’s Denis Grabe and Mark Magi celebrate their incredible victory against Great Britain A …

World Cup of Pool: Great Britain’s Allison Fisher and Kelly Fisher crash out of competition

Allison Fisher and Kelly Fisher beaten by Filipino pairing of Jeff De Luna and Roberto Gomez at World Cup of Pool; “At this stage for me the most important thing is to have fun out there and I really enjoyed it,” said the ‘Duchess of Doom’ Allison Fisher Last Updated: 11/05/21 10:00pm Kelly Fisher and …

World Seniors Snooker Championship: Jimmy White dethroned by David Lilley at Crucible

David Lilley built up a 3-0 lead before White levelled it at 3-3, but the 45-year-old from Washington pulled away again for victory to claim the biggest title of his career at snooker’s most iconic venue – the Crucible Last Updated: 10/05/21 2:24pm David Lilley denied Jimmy White a third consecutive World Seniors title and …

Judd Trump named snooker’s player of the year for third time

World No 1 Judd Trump picks up top honour for third consecutive season having won five ranking titles to maintain his position at the top of the rankings; Mark Selby, Neil Robertson and China’s Pang Junxu also pick up awards Last Updated: 06/05/21 8:00pm Judd Trump has been named snooker’s player of the year for …

World Snooker Championship: Mark Selby wins fourth Crucible title with victory in Sheffield

Mark Selby joins John Higgins as a four-time world snooker champion following his latest victory at the Crucible to add to his wins in 2014, 2016 and 2017; the 37-year-old from Leicester defeats 2005 champion Shaun Murphy 18-15 By Raz Mirza Last Updated: 03/05/21 10:20pm Mark Selby joined John Higgins as a four-time world snooker …

World Snooker Championship: Mark Selby four frames away from winning his fourth title at Crucible

Mark Selby maintained his three-frame advantage over Shaun Murphy after the penultimate session of the World Snooker Championship final in Sheffield; the 37-year-old from Leicester is closing in on his fourth world crown and first since 2017 Last Updated: 03/05/21 5:38pm Mark Selby is closing in on his fourth world snooker title Mark Selby moved …

World Snooker Championship: Mark Selby leads Shaun Murphy 10-7 in Crucible final held in front of near-capacity crowd

Mark Selby leads Shaun Murphy 10-7 in the final of the 2021 World Snooker Championship at the Crucible in Sheffield; the session was watched by a near-capacity crowd wearing face coverings; final concludes on Monday, May 3 Last Updated: 02/05/21 11:58pm 1:37 Fans packed into the Crucible in Sheffield to watch the World Snooker Championship …

World Snooker Championship: Shaun Murphy vows to entertain in final against Mark Selby

Shaun Murphy claims 17-12 victory over Kyren Wilson to reach World Snooker Championship final; Murphy dismisses criticism of ‘theatrical’ celebrations as he progresses to final date with Mark Selby, who beat Stuart Bingham By PA Media Last Updated: 01/05/21 11:33pm Shaun Murphy is through to his first World Championship final since 2015 Shaun Murphy shrugged …

World Snooker Championship: Mark Selby warned for slow play as Stuart Bingham edges ahead at Crucible

Selby was warned by referee Ben Williams after he took over three minutes to play a shot in his semi-final against Stuart Bingham, who leads 13-11 going into Saturday’s afternoon session; Kyren Wilson and Shaun Murphy are playing each other in the other semi By PA Media Last Updated: 01/05/21 9:20am Mark Selby had to …

World Snooker Championship: Shaun Murphy ends Judd Trump’s hopes at the Crucible

Shaun Murphy, nicknamed ‘The Magician’ ends the hopes of world No 1 Judd Trump to reach the semi-finals of the World Snooker Championship at the Crucible in Sheffield; Murphy will take on last year’s runner-up Kyren Wilson; the other semi-final pits Mark Selby up against Stuart Bingham Last Updated: 29/04/21 9:02am Shaun Murphy booked his …