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Fin's Fables: Memories of '97

By Fin Ruane

On the eve of this year’s World Snooker Championship, just like the millions of snooker fans across the world, I cannot wait for the action to begin. 2,273 more words

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World Championship 2015 - First Round Draw

THE FIRST round draw for the 2015 World Championship was announced earlier this morning.

World snooker chairman Barry Hearn and six-times World Championship winner Steve Davis did the draw in front of thousands of viewers on World Snooker’s official YouTube website. 150 more words

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2015 Betfred World Snooker Championship Draw

The last 32 draw for the 2015 Betfred World Snooker Championship has just been made.

All matches in the first round will be the best of 19 frames with defending champion Mark Selby beginning his defence on the opening Saturday of the tournament against Kurt Maflin. 181 more words

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Deciding Matters in World Qualifiers

A highly dramatic last session to the final World Championship qualifiers resulted in an amazing five deciding frame thrillers in Ponds Forge.

Given the amount of matches played over the last week and the enormity of the consequences of each result, the lack of more 10-9 scorelines earlier on was somewhat of a surprise. 490 more words

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Canada Names 19 NHLers to 2015 IIHF World Championship

Today Jim Nill the general manager of Canada’s National Men’s Team, announced the first group of 19 players for the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship, scheduled for May 1-17, 2015 in Prague and Ostrava, Czech Republic. 165 more words

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The Top 10 Players Who Have Never Won the World Championship

With only a few days to go until the start of the 2015 World Snooker Championship, it’s time to start reeling out the preview articles for this year’s showpiece event. 1,693 more words

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