Northern Ireland Open: Mark Selby beats Xu Si 4-2 in first round

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Mark Selby beat Xu Si of China 4-2 in the first round of the Northern Ireland Open at the Waterfront Hall on Monday.Selby won the first frame with a break

'The best match I've ever been involved in' - Robertson beats Trump 10-9 in dramatic Champions final

World number four Neil Robertson won a dramatic Champion of Champions final by beating Judd Trump 10-9.In a high-quality match in Coventry, Robertson led the world number one 5-4 at

Northern Ireland Open: Judd Trump test an 'opportunity' for underdog James Cahill

James Cahill can cause another shock when he faces world champion Judd Trump in the first round of the Northern Ireland Open, says coach Chris Henry.The 23-year-old from Blackpool produced

Trump survives Allen scare to make Champion of Champions final

World number one Judd Trump overcame Mark Allen 6-4 to set up a final against Neil Robertson in the Champion of Champions event.England's Trump looked to be cruising in Coventry

Robertson beats O'Sullivan in final-frame decider to reach Champions final

Neil Robertson moved into the final of the Champion of Champions event by beating Ronnie O'Sullivan 6-5 in a thrilling semi-final in Coventry.The Australian, who won this tournament in 2015,

O'Sullivan comes from behind to beat White in Champion of Champions decider

Veteran Jimmy White was beaten 4-3 by Ronnie O'Sullivan after their Champion of Champions match in Coventry went to a deciding frame.The 57-year-old, a world championship runner-up on six occasions,

Champion of Champions: Mark Allen beats Mark Selby 6-2 to reach semi-finals

Northern Ireland's Mark Allen beat Mark Selby 6-2 to reach the semi-finals of the Champion of Champions event at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry on Tuesday.Allen trailed 2-1 but a

Defending champion Trump to face Cahill in NI Open opener

World champion Judd Trump will begin his Northern Ireland Open title defence against James Cahill in Belfast.Fellow Englishman Cahill, the world number 113, caused a major upset as he beat

'I had him on the ropes a little bit' - Evans 'really proud' after narrow loss to Murphy

Reanne Evans says she is "gutted" but "proud" after being a frame away from becoming the first woman to beat a man in snooker's top 16.Evans fought back against world

Reanne Evans loses 4-3 to Shaun Murphy on Champion of Champions debut

World number eight Shaun Murphy survived a superb fightback from Reanne Evans on her Champion of Champions debut and went through 4-3 in Coventry.Evans was 3-0 down after an untidy

Judd Trump beats Thepchaiya Un-Nooh in World Open final

World number one Judd Trump captured his 13th ranking title with a 10-5 win over Thailand's Thepchaiya Un-Nooh in the World Open final in Yushan, China.The 30-year-old Bristolian won three

Jimmy White to play Ronnie O'Sullivan at Champion of Champions event

Snooker great Jimmy White will face five-time world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan at the Champion of Champions event next week.White, 57, a six-time Crucible runner-up, won the World Seniors title this

Evans to face Murphy in Champion of Champions opener

Reanne Evans will begin her Champion of Champions challenge against former Crucible winner Shaun Murphy when she becomes the first woman to compete against the world's best men.The 34-year-old Briton's

Northern Ireland Open: Defending champion Trump heads quality field

World champion Judd Trump will defend his Northern Ireland Open title against a strong field at the Waterfront Hall in Belfast from 11-17 November.The quality line-up will include last year's

'It's only taken me 27 years' - Dale beats O'Sullivan at ninth attempt

Five-time world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan suffered his first defeat against Welshman Dominic Dale at the World Open in Yushan, China.In a qualifying round match, Dale took the first two frames

'It's only taken me 27 years' - Dale beats O'Sullivan at 10th attempt

Five-time world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan suffered his first defeat against Welshman Dominic Dale at the World Open in Yushan, China.In a qualifying round match, Dale took the first two frames