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How Ronnie O’Sullivan Became Snooker’s Roger Federer

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The Rocket reveals the secrets to becoming snooker’s most prolific major winner and discusses being compared to Roger Federer and Tiger Woods. ___ Three decades and 72 titles into his professional career, there will be one thing motivating Ronnie O’Sullivan when he pitches up at the York Barbican to defend the Betway UK Championship title. “Coffee,” O’Sullivan says. “There are …

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Ronnie O’Sullivan Loses To Amateur In “Biggest Upset In Crucible History”

Five-time champion Ronnie O’Sullivan has been knocked out of the 2019 World Championships 10-8 in a shock defeat to Amateur James Cahill. The loss, which is already being dubbed the biggest upset in Crucible history, came after O’Sullivan had been trailing 5-4 in frames overnight however most felt he would easily bounce back to defeat Cahill on Tuesday. The world number …

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Ronnie O’Sullivan Labels English Open Venue A “Hellhole”

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Ronnie O’Sullivan has launched an attack on the venue for the English Open, labelling it a “hellhole” that smells of urine. O’Sullivan accused event organiser World Snooker of cutting corners because the K2 Leisure Centre in Crawley, which is staging this week’s tournament, is well below the required standard. The five-time world champion beat Kurt Maflin 4-1 in his opening English …

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Ronnie O’Sullivan Launches Furious Attack On ‘Bullying’ Snooker Authorities

SHEFFIELD, ENGLAND - APRIL 15: Ronnie O'Sullivan of England during the first round match against Gary Wilson of England on day one of the World Championship Snooker at the Crucible Theatre on April 15, 2017 in Sheffield, England. (Photo by Nigel Roddis/Getty Images)

Ronnie O’Sullivan has launched a furious attack on World Snooker, labelling them “bullies” in an ongoing row. Snooker’s governing body wrote to the five-time world champion and fined earlier this year to warn him about his behaviour after he criticised a referee during the Masters and gave a series of bizarre interviews in the past couple of months, including the …

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Snooker Porn: Every Minute Of Ronnie O’Sullivan’s Majestic 147

Ronnie O’Sullivan was in exceptional form at the UK Championship on Thursday night. sealing a 6-0 victory over Matthew Selt with an outstanding 147 in York. O’Sullivan is recovering from a broken ankle and added earlier in the week that his ankle was still causing some discomfort. However, the Rocket showed no lasting effects from the injury and pulverised Matthew Selt …

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Pundit Arena’s Top 20 Post-Game Interviews

In light of Kieran Donaghy’s outburst on Sunday, we rank our twenty most entertaining post-game interviews. Did we leave any out? Let us know! 20. Rampage Jackson dry-humps reporter! He may be a beast in the Octagon, but it looks like Rampage Jackson also has a ‘softer’ side. Although it may not be too soft after this… _____ 19. Roy …

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Snooker: Supreme Mark Selby rockets to victory

What a magnificently memorable 2014 World Championship Final. From 3-8 and 5-10 behind, Mark Selby displayed impenetrable character to come back to beat defending champion Ronnie O’Sullivan 18-14 to complete Snooker’s Triple Crown. Selby showed extraordinary character and because of that, as Steve Davis suggested, anyone who thinks that Mark Selby is boring does not truly appreciate snooker (or understand …

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