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  • Higgins greedy for more titles

    Higgins greedy for more titles

    by Ben Moss 03 May 2011 12:00

    John Higgins says he wants to go on and win seven World titles after claiming his fourth with an amazing victory over Judd Trump. The 35-year-old looked up against it as the young Englishman took a 12-9 lead midway through the penultimate s

  • Higgins hits back to lead Crucible semi

    Higgins hits back to lead Crucible semi

    by Nigel Brown 30 Apr 2011 12:00

    John Higgins overhauled Mark Williams' overnight lead to carry a two frame advantage of his own into tonight's final semi-final. Welshman Williams resumed 9-7 up at the Crucible, but it was a nervy and error-strewn start to proceedings toda

  • Trump downs Ding to reach final

    Trump downs Ding to reach final

    by Ben Moss 30 Apr 2011 12:00

    Judd Trump admitted his nerves were frayed after reaching the World Championship final with victory over Ding Junhui. The 21-year-old had to come through qualifying to play in Sheffield but he now has the chance to win the greatest tournam

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  • Hendry decision 'in the summer'

    Hendry decision 'in the summer'

    by Ben Moss 25 Apr 2011 12:00

    Mark Selby took just one frame on Monday to secure a 'special' win over Stephen Hendry to make the World Championship quarter-finals. Selby had led 12-4 overnight but capitalised on a mistake from his opponent to reel off a break of 81 to s

  • Trump confident of Crucible success

    Trump confident of Crucible success

    by Nigel Brown 24 Apr 2011 12:00

    Judd Trump claims he has what it takes to win the World Championship after reaching the quarter-finals by beating Martin Gould. The current China Open champion made light work of Gould as he continued his fine recent form, adding Gould to h

  • Trump eases into World quarters

    Trump eases into World quarters

    by Nigel Brown 23 Apr 2011 12:00

    Judd Trump wrapped up a 13-6 win over Martin Gould to book his place in the World Championship quarter-finals at The Crucible. The 21-year-old had dominated the opening two sessions of the match on Friday to begin the day with an 11-5 advan

  • Williams slams cost-cutting measures

    Williams slams cost-cutting measures

    by Andrew Allen 23 Apr 2011 12:00

    Mark Williams has criticised the sport's governing body for removing the prize money for a maximum break at the World Championship. The two-time world champion completed a 13-4 rout of Jamie Cope on Friday night to book his first World Cham

  • Higgins up for McLeod test

    Higgins up for McLeod test

    by Ben Moss 22 Apr 2011 12:00

    John Higgins admits he is expecting a tough encounter with Rory McLeod in round two of the World Snooker Championship. The three-time champion built up an 8-3 lead only for Lee to win two frames without the Scot potting a ball, but he regai

  • World title the goal for Selby

    World title the goal for Selby

    by Ben Moss 21 Apr 2011 12:00

    Former runner-up Mark Selby is eyeing glory at the World Snooker Championship, as he hopes to go one better than four years ago. The 27-year-old Jester from Leicester started his campaign with a commanding 10-1 win over Jimmy Robertson to s

  • Hendry considering retirement

    Hendry considering retirement

    by Ben Moss 20 Apr 2011 12:00

    Stephen Hendry has hinted that he might retire from snooker after the World Championships after 26 years in the sport. The 42-year-old has enjoyed an incredible career in the sport with seven world titles under his belt, while also claiming

  • I can beat anyone - O'Sullivan

    I can beat anyone - O'Sullivan

    by Andrew Allen 20 Apr 2011 12:00

    Ronnie O'Sullivan believes there is no one left in the World Championship field he can't beat after reaching the second round. The three-time world champion enjoyed a comfortable day at the office as he ousted Welshman Dominic Dale 10-2, tu

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