Snooker legend Willie Thorne has revealed that he attempted suicide after losing £1million thanks to a gambling addiction
I don't like John Virgo because, in my opinion, he is the complete and utter antithesis of what a quality snooker commentator should be all about.
It would be great to see an excellent player back in a sport that has earned him the title as one of the most well respected sporting legends of all time. He should definitely return to action as he still has a lot to give and gain. I think that he has the capability and mind-set to win again, taking his performance onto the next level.
Snooker ace Ronnie O'Sullivan escaped unscathed from a car crash as he travelled home from defeat in the Dafabet World Championship
Mark Selby dedicated his World Championship glory to his late father after stunning Ronnie O'Sullivan with a superb snooker
Ronnie O'Sullivan made a record 12th competitive 147 break to complete a 9-3 win over Ding Junhui in the Welsh Open final
While many a Brit is accustomed to televised snooker, the game is still relatively unknown in many corners of the world. I grew up in the states and I'd never even seen a snooker table before I moved to Europe a few years ago. Pool remains the preferred cue sport in my nation of origin.
Snooker player Stephen Lee has received a 12-year ban and a £40,000 fine after he was found guilty of seven match-fixing
Ronnie O'Sullivan will be asked to name names following his match-fixing outburst on Twitter. In the aftermath of Stephen
Ronnie O'Sullivan landed his fifth Betfair World Championship title on Monday night and hinted he could backtrack on retirement
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Snooker legend Ronnie O'Sullivan's impressive comeback at the World Championship has come replete with facial expressions
A 'holographic' pool table which projects the path of your shots before you play them has hit the web. The amazing invention
I hold the same spectator affection for snooker as I do for football, and tennis. It occupies a unique position in a world of frenzied, fast-paced, instantly gratifying sports, and it should be cherished.
Stephen Hendry, seven-time World Snooker Champion, has retired from the game. The Scot announced he was quitting the sport
Stephen Hendry fired in a 147 maximum break on the first day of snooker's World Championship. The 43-year-old Scot made the
First impressions can prejudice long-term opinions, particularly where China is concerned. My favourite examples of this recently were Twitter posts from professional snooker player Mark Allen.
UK snooker championship finalist Mark Allen has blasted conditions at the Haikou World Open as "horrendous". The world number
Pool is one of those sports that every man thinks they can play pretty well. Like darts and other bar games, it's somehow
I never used to like January. But now I don't mind it at all. It's still 12 months until Christmas and its still cold and dark but it's no longer miserable because.... The darts is on! I blooming LOVE the darts.