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#Snooker Loopy

# snooker-loopy - Friday 14 August, 2020

Fans to be allowed to attend Crucible final as UK pilot events resume from Saturday
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Fans to be allowed to attend Crucible final as UK pilot events resume from Saturday

Aug 14th 2020, 9:03 AM 5,645 Views 6 Comments

Fans are set to return to the famous venue.

# snooker-loopy - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

I'll cartwheel naked next year - Snooker champ Williams faces media in the nip
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I'll cartwheel naked next year - Snooker champ Williams faces media in the nip

May 8th 2018, 8:12 AM 51,792 Views 25 Comments

The Welshman held off John Higgins in a thrilling final and then kept his promise to do his press conference naked.

# snooker-loopy - Monday 18 December, 2017

'That's a first' - Chinese player Cao Yupeng invents the one-handed snooker shot
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'That's a first' - Chinese player Cao Yupeng invents the one-handed snooker shot

Dec 18th 2017, 4:10 PM 20,657 Views 11 Comments

Let’s see him build a century break though.

# snooker-loopy - Sunday 17 April, 2016

The 'Curse of the Crucible' is real... just ask Stuart Bingham
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The 'Curse of the Crucible' is real... just ask Stuart Bingham

Apr 17th 2016, 11:19 AM 7,533 Views 4 Comments

Ali Carter took out the champion.

Sex, drugs and...more drugs: 7 players who prove snooker is a bad-ass sport
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# Rousers

Sex, drugs and...more drugs: 7 players who prove snooker is a bad-ass sport

Apr 17th 2016, 9:30 AM 76,669 Views 6 Comments

Jimmy White’s recent revelations have caused a stir but the sport has seen its fair share of bad-boys.

# snooker-loopy - Sunday 3 May, 2015

Roy Keane's at the Crucible and Dennis Taylor said Fergie would beat him at snooker
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Roy Keane's at the Crucible and Dennis Taylor said Fergie would beat him at snooker

May 3rd 2015, 6:41 PM 12,396 Views 11 Comments

Who’s phone is that?

# snooker-loopy - Monday 3 November, 2014

Jimmy White: I smoked crack at Irish Masters, drugs cost me 10 world titles
# The Whirlwind
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# The Whirlwind

Jimmy White: I smoked crack at Irish Masters, drugs cost me 10 world titles

Nov 3rd 2014, 11:49 AM 23,519 Views 33 Comments

The six-time world championship finalist opens up in his new book.

# snooker-loopy - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Memory lane: The top 5 Crucible moments
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Memory lane: The top 5 Crucible moments

May 4th 2014, 8:18 AM 4,412 Views 4 Comments

Ahead of today’s final, we open the Sheffield archive and look at some of the tournament’s best memories

# snooker-loopy - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

'Bring on the Rocket' - Ken Doherty ready to take on snooker's best at the Crucible again
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'Bring on the Rocket' - Ken Doherty ready to take on snooker's best at the Crucible again

Apr 16th 2014, 3:07 PM 12,715 Views 39 Comments

The Dubliner qualified for the World Snooker Championships.

# snooker-loopy - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

Ken Doherty took a few penalties during a Barnsley game last night
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Ken Doherty took a few penalties during a Barnsley game last night

Oct 2nd 2013, 5:06 PM 2,607 Views 1 Comment

Should’ve used the rest, Ken.

# snooker-loopy - Thursday 2 May, 2013

Steve Davis warns of Ronnie O'Sullivan 'disrespect' to snooker
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Steve Davis warns of Ronnie O'Sullivan 'disrespect' to snooker

May 2nd 2013, 4:43 PM 4,071 Views 2 Comments

The Rocket has again threatened to pack away his cue after the weekend.

# snooker-loopy - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Ronnie O'Sullivan says friendship with artist Damien Hirst inspired snooker comeback
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Ronnie O'Sullivan says friendship with artist Damien Hirst inspired snooker comeback

Apr 18th 2013, 4:51 PM 3,288 Views 2 Comments

‘He loves me and I love him and we’re best mates, and everybody else will fit around what we do.’

# snooker-loopy - Sunday 24 March, 2013

Ireland near top of world's list for stadium capacity
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Ireland near top of world's list for stadium capacity

Mar 24th 2013, 11:38 AM 23,602 Views 34 Comments

Only one country has more seats in its stadiums, proportionate to its population, than Ireland. Can you guess who?

# snooker-loopy - Sunday 17 February, 2013

DISCLAIMER: Probably not the only Harlem Shake video we'll post today...
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From The42
# Snooker Loopy

DISCLAIMER: Probably not the only Harlem Shake video we'll post today...

Feb 17th 2013, 2:06 PM 7,080 Views 1 Comment

…but definitely the best.