Ronnie O’Sullivan should today reap reward for the scintillating session of snooker which carried him to the brink of another Crucible victory over Mark Williams.
Mon, 30 Apr, 2012
FORMER World Snooker Champion Ken Doherty was ejected from a scheduled flight from Malta to Britain on Sunday night, after picking up his first masters victory in five years.
Tue, 07 Feb, 2006
FORMER world champion Ken Doherty produced an unlikely comeback to beat in-form Essex professional Stuart Bingham 5-4 to reach the quarter-finals of the Malta Cup at the Portomaso Hilton Conference Centre yesterday.
Fri, 03 Feb, 2006
Stephen Maguire’s decision to show greater maturity at the table continued to pay dividends as he reached the quarter-finals of the Malta Cup at the Portomaso Hilton Conference Centre today.
Thu, 02 Feb, 2006
Bingo nut Mark Williams saw his numbers come up at Telford as he reached the semi-finals of the £450,000 British Open with a 5-1 victory over Ali Carter.
Fri, 15 Nov, 2002
Stephen Lee sent crowd favourite Jimmy White crashing out of the Regal Scottish Open in Aberdeen tonight.
Fri, 12 Apr, 2002
John Higgins is hoping his Citywest Irish Masters triumph will help him to land a second Embassy World Championship crown in a few weeks time.
Mon, 25 Mar, 2002
Matthew Stevens turned party pooper for the second time in three days by knocking another crowd favourite out of the Citywest Irish Masters in Dublin tonight.
Fri, 22 Mar, 2002
The game’s most enigmatic character will be centre stage in Dublin tonight - and nobody can predict which of the two Ronnies will turn up.
Mark Williams is on the threshold of a lucrative Asian snooker double in Bangkok today as he seized command of the Thailand Masters final.
Sun, 10 Mar, 2002
Ronnie O’Sullivan, the world champion, and Mark Williams, the world number one, will clash tomorrow in an eagerly awaited Thailand Masters semi-final in Bangkok after rapid-fire wins tonight.
Fri, 08 Mar, 2002
Ireland's Fergal O'Brien has been knocked out of the Thailand Masters in the quarter-final stages.
Defending champion Ken Doherty is out of the 2002 Thailand Masters.
Irish duo Ken Doherty and Fergal O’Brien have both progressed to the quarter-finals of the Thailand Masters after winning their second-round matches in Bangkok today.
Thu, 07 Mar, 2002
Matthew Stevens ended a run of three straight defeats to reach the second round of the Thailand Masters.
Wed, 06 Mar, 2002
Ireland’s Fergal O’Brien has booked a place in the last 16 of the Thailand Masters after beating Mark Davis 5-2 in Bangkok today.
Mon, 04 Mar, 2002
Anthony Hamilton of England is leading Wales' Mark Williams by seven frames to five in the China Open in Shanghai.
Sun, 03 Mar, 2002
Ken Doherty could emerge as a force in the final week of the UK Championship in York.
Mon, 10 Dec, 2001
Neil Robertson shook off the after-effects of a nightmare 12,000-mile journey to defeat Luke Simmonds 5-2 and move into the third qualifying round of the £250,000 European Open.
Thu, 25 Oct, 2001
John Higgins ended Ken Doherty’s unbeaten Champions Cup record to storm into the final for the first time in his career in Brighton this afternoon.
Fri, 17 Aug, 2001
Ken Doherty is just one win away from joining snooker greats Stephen Hendry and Steve Davis in the record books after joining Peter Ebdon in the Regal Scottish Open final.
Sun, 15 Apr, 2001
Ken Doherty isn't taking anything for granted when he meets Mark Davis for a place in the Regal Scottish Open semi-finals later today.
Fri, 13 Apr, 2001
Jimmy White has one last throw of the dice in a season that promised so much but is now in serious danger of fizzling out.
Mon, 09 Apr, 2001
Stephen Hendry beat world number one Mark Williams to claim his place in the final of the Irish Masters tomorrow.
Sat, 31 Mar, 2001
Mark Williams is looking to kick-start his season by capturing the Citywest Irish Masters title for the first time.
Thu, 29 Mar, 2001
A cautious Ken Doherty isn't taking anything for granted in advance of his Irish Masters clash with Steve Davis.
Wed, 28 Mar, 2001
Ken Doherty would love nothing better than to complete a hat-trick of major title successes in his own back yard.
Tue, 27 Mar, 2001
Mark Williams will open the defence of his Embassy World Championship title next month against a man well acquainted with the finest player in the game’s history.
Sun, 25 Mar, 2001
Ken Doherty has become only the eighth player ever to win a consecutive world ranking event.
Sat, 17 Mar, 2001
Ken Doherty is on course to capture back-to-back ranking titles.
James Wattana is considering quitting snooker after his humiliating loss to Mike Dunn in the last qualifying match of the Thailand Masters.
Tue, 13 Mar, 2001
Jimmy White admitted to suffering from a post World Championship hangover in Bangkok today.
Sun, 11 Mar, 2001
Stephen Hendry pulled off a trademark great escape at the Thailand Masters in Bangkok tonight and then denied 18 months without a world ranking title has become a source of growing pressure
John Parrott became the first player into the last 16 of the Thailand Masters at Bangkok's Merchant Court Hotel.
Veteran campaigner Willie Thorne followed the example of his good pal Gary Lineker by making life difficult for a German.
Sat, 10 Feb, 2001
Mark Williams admitted he was ''very lucky,'' to remain in the hunt for his third Regal Welsh Open title in five years after scraping into the semi-finals at Cardiff International Arena this afternoon.
Fri, 26 Jan, 2001
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