• Parrott’s Golfing Pearls
  • The Masters – Mark Allen called a ‘f******g disgrace’ as drunk snooker fans are ejected at Ally Pally
  • Marvellous Marco Into Semis
  • The Masters – O’Sullivan prays to God as he discovers it is better being lucky than good

Hawkins Ends Selby’s Slam Dream

Barry Hawkins knocked World and UK Champion Mark Selby out of the Dafabet Masters, winning 6-3 to reach the semi-finals at Alexandra Palace. Selby had come to London with the chance to become only the fifth player – after Steve Davis, Stephen Hendry, John Higgins and Mark Williams – to hold all three Triple Crown titles simultaneously. But that dream is now over as the world number one was outplayed…


Parrott’s Golfing Pearls

Since calling time on his snooker career in 2010, John Parrott has turned his attention from the baize to the fairways, becoming a highly accomplished golfer. The 1991 World Champion and BBC pundit was well travelled during his 27 seasons as a snooker pro, but he has also been to all corners of the British Isles and beyond to sample some of the world’s greatest golf courses. Parrott, whose home…


Marvellous Marco Into Semis

Marco Fu cruised into the semi-finals of the Dafabet Masters with a 6-2 win over Mark Allen and looks in good enough form to beat his next opponent – Ronnie O’Sullivan. Fu is playing the best snooker of his career so far, having won the Scottish Open last month and continued his hot streak this week in London. The world number eight from Hong Kong has made four centuries and…