Joe Swail: Belfast's two-time World Championship semi-finalist retires

Joe Swail: Belfast's two-time World Championship semi-finalist retires

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Northern Ireland's two-time World Championship semi-finalist Joe Swail has retired as a professional player.The Belfast man has taken the decision "due to various health/mental reasons needed to compete at the
£1m prize money increase 'reflects success' - Hearn

£1m prize money increase 'reflects success' - Hearn

World Snooker has increased prize money by over 1m and chairman Barry Hearn believes the sport's growth is allowing players to earn "more than ever".The world's elite players shared a
Scotland's John Higgins and Stephen Maguire beat China B to win World Cup

Scotland's John Higgins and Stephen Maguire beat China B to win World Cup

Scotland have beaten China B to win the World Cup, with John Higgins saying it was "a brilliant moment" for himself and team-mate Stephen Maguire.The 4-0 victory over Liang Wenbo
Reanne Evans wins 12th Women's World Snooker Championship title

Reanne Evans wins 12th Women's World Snooker Championship title

Britain's Reanne Evans has extended her own record by winning the Women's World Snooker Championship for the 12th time.Evans defeated home hope Nutcharut Wongharuthai 6-3 in the final in Thailand
Shaun Murphy: Snooker star aims for Open Championship place at Royal Portrush

Shaun Murphy: Snooker star aims for Open Championship place at Royal Portrush

Former world snooker champion Shaun Murphy is to attempt to qualify for next month's Open Golf Championship at Royal Portrush.Murphy's scratch handicap means he can play in the regional qualifier
Andy Hicks: World Snooker Tour return for former Crucible semi-finalist, 45

Andy Hicks: World Snooker Tour return for former Crucible semi-finalist, 45

Crackington Haven is a long way from the Crucible - a 310-mile drive to be precise - but it is the base for the renaissance of a former World Championship
Ronnie O'Sullivan: Five-time world champion 'wouldn't choose snooker' again

Ronnie O'Sullivan: Five-time world champion 'wouldn't choose snooker' again

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Judd Trump: World champion wins Player of the Year double

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Judd Trump: Doubters gave me fire to succeed, says world champion

Judd Trump: Doubters gave me fire to succeed, says world champion

Judd Trump says he took satisfaction from "proving the doubters wrong" with his first World Championship title.Trump, 29, said he received a tweet when he was 6-3 down to Thepchaiya

Punter wins £10,000 on Trump's world win - 21 years after placing bet

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Trump poised for 'new era of dominance' - Hendry

Trump poised for 'new era of dominance' - Hendry

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Brilliant Trump wins first world title - videos & report

Brilliant Trump wins first world title - videos & report

Judd Trump dismantled John Higgins 18-9 to claim his maiden World Championship title in one of the most breathtaking Crucible finals ever witnessed.In a classic contest, the two shared a

World Snooker Championship 2019: Frame scores, stats and full results

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World Championship 2019: Judd Trump leads John Higgins 16-9 in Crucible final

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World Snooker Championship 2019: Scores updates, stats and results

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World Championship 2019: Judd Trump leads John Higgins 12-5 after first day of Crucible final

World Championship 2019: Judd Trump leads John Higgins 12-5 after first day of Crucible final

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