World Championship 2017: Mark Selby leads Fergal O'Brien 8-1 in opener

World Championship 2017: Mark Selby leads Fergal O'Brien 8-1 in opener

Snooker
Defending champion Mark Selby dominated the opening session of his first-round match against Fergal O'Brien to open up an 8-1 lead at the World Championship.The Irishman claimed the final frame
White and Doherty given invitational tour cards

White and Doherty given invitational tour cards

Jimmy White and Ken Doherty will receive invitational tour cards for the next two years, World Snooker chairman Barry Hearn has revealed.White, beaten six times in the world final, lost
I treat favourite tag as an advantage - Trump

I treat favourite tag as an advantage - Trump

Favourite Judd Trump says he believes he is "the best" in the world and can win the 40th World Snooker Championship to be held at the Crucible Theatre.Trump, 27, has

World Snooker Championship 2017 Complete fixtures and scores

Centuries Highest break: Century breaks so far: All times BST Saturday 15 April 10:00Mark Selby Eng v Fergal O'Brien Ire Anthony McGill Sco v Stephen Maguire Sco 14:30Ronnie O'Sullivan Eng

World Snooker Championship Latest scores, schedule & results

Media

World Snooker Championship 2017 on the BBC

Media
World Championships 2017: Gary Wilson to bask in Ronnie O'Sullivan limelight

World Championships 2017: Gary Wilson to bask in Ronnie O'Sullivan limelight

Wallsend's Gary Wilson is looking forward to the exposure that will accompany his World Championship first-round match against Ronnie O'Sullivan.Wilson saw off Josh Boileau, Peter Lines and Michael White

World Championships 2017: Mark Selby faces Fergal O'Brien in first round

Media
O'Brien wins longest ever frame to qualify

O'Brien wins longest ever frame to qualify

Ireland's Fergal O'Brien won the longest frame in professional snooker history to take the final place at the World Championship in Sheffield.He beat David Gilbert 10-9 with the deciding frame