• Ding Builds Semi-Final Lead
  • Bid For Special John Parris Cue
  • WPBSA And Scottish Snooker Agree Landmark Partnership Agreement
  • Hawk Sets Up Higgins Semi-Final
  • Ding Downs The Rocket

Stunning Selby Demolishes Fu

Mark Selby put on a sensational display to complete a 13-3 win over Marco Fu with a session to spare at the Betfred World Championship. The world number one was utterly dominant in reaching his fourth World Championship semi-final. The win means he has now accumulated over £600,000 in prize money for the season and he is on course to break Stephen Hendry’s record of £740,000 in a single campaign. Fu…

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Higgins Storms Into Semis

John Higgins reached his first Crucible semi-final since 2011 with an emphatic 13-6 defeat of Kyren Wilson at the Betfred World Championship. Higgins looked in for a tough battle early in the match, but with the score at 3-3, Wilson’s cue tip split, which damaged his chances. From that point Higgins looked in full control and at the top of his game. The Wizard of Wishaw has won four world…

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Ladies Day Returns to Betfred World Championship

Ladies Day returns to the Betfred World Snooker Championship on Wednesday 26th April 2017 at the Sheffield Winter Garden close to the Crucible Theatre. This year marks the fifth staging of the day as World Snooker, in partnership with the WPBSA and World Ladies Billiards and Snooker, aims to encourage women to participate in snooker, as players, fans or officials. The day will see students from Spire Junior School visit…

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O’Sullivan In Danger Of Ding Defeat

Ding Junhui dominated the second session of his quarter-final clash with Ronnie O’Sullivan at the Betfred World Championship, taking a 10-6 lead to move within three frames of victory. China’s Ding won six of the eight frames tonight to leave crowd favourite O’Sullivan facing an uphill task in the concluding session, which starts at 2.30pm on Wednesday. The Rocket made numerous unforced errors as his hopes of winning a sixth…

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Selby In Command Against Fu

Mark Selby has taken control of his quarter-final clash with Marco Fu, leading 6-2 after their opening session at the Betfred World Championship. Fu looked jaded early on, which may have been in some part due to his late night second round exertions against Neil Robertson yesterday evening. The Hong Kong potter played out an epic battle against the 2010 World Champion, eventually coming through 13-11. By contrast Selby looked…

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