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#Snooker

# snooker - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Stephen Lee claims to be 'totally innocent' after match fixing ban
# Banned
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# Banned

Stephen Lee claims to be 'totally innocent' after match fixing ban

Sep 25th 2013, 1:48 PM 1,281 Views 2 Comments

The former world number five says he has “done nothing wrong”.

Stephen Lee banned for 12 years for snooker match-fixing
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Stephen Lee banned for 12 years for snooker match-fixing

Sep 25th 2013, 10:58 AM 9,787 Views 37 Comments

English snooker player found guilty on seven counts and suspended until 2024.

# snooker - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Ronnie O'Sullivan: 'Many more players throw snooker matches'
# Scandal
From The42
# Scandal

Ronnie O'Sullivan: 'Many more players throw snooker matches'

Sep 17th 2013, 1:52 PM 1,433 Views 2 Comments

Comments come as Stephen Lee faces a lifetime ban from the sport.

Stephen Lee found guilty of match-fixing, facing lifetime ban
# Cheating
From The42
# Cheating

Stephen Lee found guilty of match-fixing, facing lifetime ban

Sep 17th 2013, 12:00 PM 14,906 Views 39 Comments

The English snooker player will receive his punishment later today.

# snooker - Monday 1 July, 2013

Snooker star Ali Carter diagnosed with cancer
# Battle
From The42
# Battle

Snooker star Ali Carter diagnosed with cancer

Jul 1st 2013, 12:21 PM 2,952 Views 3 Comments

“I hope to be back in action soon,” said Carter, who has been diagnosed with testicular cancer.

# snooker - Friday 31 May, 2013

Snooker world braces itself for first ever Male vs. Female tournament clash
# Closing The Gap
From The42
# Closing The Gap

Snooker world braces itself for first ever Male vs. Female tournament clash

May 31st 2013, 12:41 PM 4,662 Views 4 Comments

“Women weren’t allowed in the (snooker hall) unless they were working in the bar,” world champion Reanne Evans revealed.

# snooker - Monday 6 May, 2013

Phil 'The Power' Taylor cheers on Rocket's world championship win
# Rocket Power
From The42
# Rocket Power

Phil 'The Power' Taylor cheers on Rocket's world championship win

May 6th 2013, 10:28 PM 3,109 Views 1 Comment

The 16-time world darts champion was in Sheffield to cheer on Ronnie O’Sullivan as he won his fifth Crucible championship.

Kerry and Leitrim unite to cheer on Rocket Ronnie at The Crucible
# Kingdom Comes
From The42
# Kingdom Comes

Kerry and Leitrim unite to cheer on Rocket Ronnie at The Crucible

May 6th 2013, 4:09 PM 3,132 Views 5 Comments

Ronnie O’Sullivan may re-think retiring if these two legends agree to tour the world with him.

# snooker - Saturday 4 May, 2013

Ronnie O'Sullivan in fresh row as he eyes final
# Trouble
From The42
# Trouble

Ronnie O'Sullivan in fresh row as he eyes final

May 4th 2013, 12:20 AM 4,712 Views 6 Comments

He finished Friday’s play leading Judd Trump 14-10 in their best of 33-frame semi-final

# snooker - Friday 3 May, 2013

VIDEO: Judd Trump is interrupted by a fan farting during his shot
# Embarrassing
From The42
# Embarrassing

VIDEO: Judd Trump is interrupted by a fan farting during his shot

May 3rd 2013, 9:39 PM 4,786 Views 5 Comments

There are no words…

# snooker - Thursday 2 May, 2013

Steve Davis warns of Ronnie O'Sullivan 'disrespect' to snooker
# Snooker Loopy
From The42
# Snooker Loopy

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

May 2nd 2013, 4:43 PM 4,074 Views 2 Comments

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

# snooker - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

'I needed to pay the school fees but snooker's not for me' - O'Sullivan says he's retiring
# Rocket
From The42
# Rocket

'I needed to pay the school fees but snooker's not for me' - O'Sullivan says he's retiring

May 1st 2013, 10:30 PM 7,703 Views 25 Comments

The defending world champion eased into the semi-finals at the Crucible but insists it’s his last major event.

Ronnie O'Sullivan says his psychiatrist can help sort Suarez, bring title to 'Pool
# Rocket
From The42
# Rocket

Ronnie O'Sullivan says his psychiatrist can help sort Suarez, bring title to 'Pool

May 1st 2013, 4:19 PM 2,111 Views 2 Comments

‘If Liverpool can have Steve there for four or five years, then they’ll win the Premier League.’

# snooker - Saturday 20 April, 2013

All of Ronnie O'Sullivan's 147 breaks in one majestic 95-minute clip
# Rocket Man
From The42
# Rocket Man

All of Ronnie O'Sullivan's 147 breaks in one majestic 95-minute clip

Apr 20th 2013, 9:15 AM 1,790 Views 4 Comments

The Rocket kicks off his bid for a fifth World Championship in Sheffield’s Crucible Theatre this morning.

# snooker - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Ronnie O'Sullivan says friendship with artist Damien Hirst inspired snooker comeback
# Snooker Loopy
From The42
# Snooker Loopy

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

Apr 18th 2013, 4:51 PM 3,292 Views 2 Comments

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

9 ways to live your life like Ronnie O'Sullivan
# Rocket
From The42
# Rocket

9 ways to live your life like Ronnie O'Sullivan

Apr 18th 2013, 9:00 AM 3,856 Views 4 Comments

Want to be like (arguably) the greatest snooker player ever? Here are some quick tips.

# snooker - Saturday 16 March, 2013

Ding Junhui rattled in this 147 at the PTC Grand Finals in Galway today
# Snooker
From The42
# Snooker

Ding Junhui rattled in this 147 at the PTC Grand Finals in Galway today

Mar 16th 2013, 5:30 PM 1,161 Views 0 Comments

Ding scored the fifth 147 of his career in the Bailey Allen Hall, NUIG earlier today.

# snooker - Tuesday 5 February, 2013

Your Ronnie O'Sullivan (Almost) In An Ireland Jersey Picture Of The Day
# Rocket Man
From The42
# Rocket Man

Your Ronnie O'Sullivan (Almost) In An Ireland Jersey Picture Of The Day

Feb 5th 2013, 5:47 PM 7,030 Views 0 Comments

Suits you.

# snooker - Monday 21 January, 2013

Selby wins third Masters title
# Snooker
From The42
# Snooker

Selby wins third Masters title

Jan 21st 2013, 12:41 AM 769 Views 1 Comment

The world number 1 defeated defending champion Neil Robertson 10-6 at Alexandra Palace tonight.

# snooker - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Appalling shoe choice almost costs Trump at the London Masters
# Snooker Studs
From The42
# Snooker Studs

Appalling shoe choice almost costs Trump at the London Masters

Jan 16th 2013, 9:30 AM 2,939 Views 0 Comments

Snooker’s world number two showed up in a pair of stud-covered shoes designed by Christian Louboutin.

# snooker - Monday 14 January, 2013

VIDEO: Mark Allen raises a laugh at Ally Pally thanks to this effort with the rest...
# Fail
From The42
# Fail

VIDEO: Mark Allen raises a laugh at Ally Pally thanks to this effort with the rest...

Jan 14th 2013, 10:28 AM 2,119 Views 0 Comments

At least his trousers didn’t rip.

# snooker - Friday 21 December, 2012

Big break: NUI Galway secures snooker's Grand Finals for 2013
# Tour Champs
From The42
# Tour Champs

Big break: NUI Galway secures snooker's Grand Finals for 2013

Dec 21st 2012, 2:41 PM 1,688 Views 3 Comments

Ken Doherty and Mark Selby will join an elite field for the Players Tour Championship event.

# snooker - Monday 10 December, 2012

Leicester jester Mark Selby captures UK Championship
# Big Break
From The42
# Big Break

Leicester jester Mark Selby captures UK Championship

Dec 10th 2012, 8:26 AM 991 Views 0 Comments

The world’s number one snooker player upped the ante in the evening session to win 10-6.

# snooker - Thursday 6 December, 2012

Caption time: what's going on at the UK Snooker Championships?
# Zzzzzzz....
From The42
# Zzzzzzz....

Caption time: what's going on at the UK Snooker Championships?

Dec 6th 2012, 4:40 PM 2,071 Views 4 Comments

‘Even I think snooker is boring’.

# snooker - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Teenage prodigy Brecel advances to quarters
# UK Championships
From The42
# UK Championships

Teenage prodigy Brecel advances to quarters

Dec 5th 2012, 6:57 PM 1,032 Views 0 Comments

The 17-year-old Belgian fought back to beat Mark King in York earlier today.

# snooker - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

UK Championship: Carter leads way into last 8
# Snooker
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# Snooker

UK Championship: Carter leads way into last 8

Dec 4th 2012, 8:25 PM 446 Views 0 Comments

Matthew Stevens also made the quarter-finals after beating Marco Fu.

# snooker - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Allen facing possible three-month ban for Fu comments
# UK Championship
From The42
# UK Championship

Allen facing possible three-month ban for Fu comments

Dec 2nd 2012, 2:17 PM 1,998 Views 0 Comments

The Northern Irishman seems to have a hard time keeping his opinions to himself.

# snooker - Friday 30 November, 2012

Mark Allen: I don't miss Ronnie, but the fans clearly do
# UK Championship
From The42
# UK Championship

Mark Allen: I don't miss Ronnie, but the fans clearly do

Nov 30th 2012, 6:01 PM 1,318 Views 0 Comments

The Northern Irish snooker star says Stephen Hendry is a bigger loss to the sport, but does not deny the Rocket’s star power.

# snooker - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

World champion O'Sullivan to miss rest of season because of 'personal issues'
# Rocket
From The42
# Rocket

World champion O'Sullivan to miss rest of season because of 'personal issues'

Nov 6th 2012, 2:59 PM 923 Views 2 Comments

The Rocket won’t defend his title at the Crucible… if you believe what he says today.

# snooker - Sunday 4 November, 2012

World number one Trump beats Robinson to land third title
# Snooker
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# Snooker

World number one Trump beats Robinson to land third title

Nov 4th 2012, 7:49 PM 667 Views 0 Comments

The Englishman, who became world number one with his semi-final victory over Peter Ebdon, won the International Championship in China.

# snooker - Friday 12 October, 2012

Snooker: Lee suspended in 'betting' probe
# Trouble
From The42
# Trouble

Snooker: Lee suspended in 'betting' probe

Oct 12th 2012, 11:44 PM 801 Views 2 Comments

The star was already the subject of an investigation by the WPBSA in 2010.

# snooker - Friday 5 October, 2012

Don't touch that dial... here's the sport on TV this weekend
# Goggle Box
From The42
# Goggle Box

Don't touch that dial... here's the sport on TV this weekend

Oct 5th 2012, 8:33 AM 861 Views 0 Comments

Get those feet up. You deserve it.

# snooker - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

Lee to face no charges over fixing allegations
# Escape
From The42
# Escape

Lee to face no charges over fixing allegations

Oct 2nd 2012, 2:30 PM 522 Views 0 Comments

The world number six was arrested as part of an investigation into suspicious betting patterns in February.

# snooker - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

Back in the frame: O'Sullivan returns to main tour
# The Rocket
From The42
# The Rocket

Back in the frame: O'Sullivan returns to main tour

Aug 7th 2012, 11:13 AM 354 Views 0 Comments

The world champion has settled his differences with the snooker governing body, it seems.

# snooker - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Ronnie O'Sullivan confirms break from snooker
# Interval
From The42
# Interval

Ronnie O'Sullivan confirms break from snooker

Jun 6th 2012, 7:41 PM 443 Views 1 Comment

World champions refuses to sign contract and says he’ll take a rest for up to six months to assess the situation.

# snooker - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

Ronnie O'Sullivan demands 'compassion' from world snooker bosses
# Snookered
From The42
# Snookered

Ronnie O'Sullivan demands 'compassion' from world snooker bosses

May 8th 2012, 9:05 PM 1,511 Views 0 Comments

World champion says players deserve ‘some slack’ from the game’s chiefs, despite hectic tour schedule.

# snooker - Monday 7 May, 2012

O'Sullivan stretches lead to 15-10 in World Championship final
# On The Brink
From The42
# On The Brink

O'Sullivan stretches lead to 15-10 in World Championship final

May 7th 2012, 5:47 PM 353 Views 1 Comment

The Rocket needs only three more frames if he is to claim his fourth title at the Crucible in Sheffield.

Rocket man: O'Sullivan takes 10-7 lead in world snooker final
# Pot Luck
From The42
# Pot Luck

Rocket man: O'Sullivan takes 10-7 lead in world snooker final

May 7th 2012, 1:00 PM 322 Views 0 Comments

Three time champion holds a slight advantage over Ali Carter.

# snooker - Saturday 5 May, 2012

Rocket takes control of semi-final against Matthew Stevens
# Crucible
From The42
# Crucible

Rocket takes control of semi-final against Matthew Stevens

May 5th 2012, 3:18 PM 250 Views 0 Comments

Ronnie O’Sullivan is on the brink of another World Championship Final appearance. He only needs two frames tonight to beat Matthew Stevens.

# snooker - Thursday 3 May, 2012

Snooker wrap: O'Sullivan and Carter in control of semis
# Review
From The42
# Review

Snooker wrap: O'Sullivan and Carter in control of semis

May 3rd 2012, 11:35 PM 329 Views 0 Comments

There is still plenty to play for, as the World Snooker Championship approaches its climax.