Murphy One Frame From Final

Shaun Murphy requires just one more frame from Saturday’s session to reach the final of the Betfred World Championship at the Crucible Theatre, Sheffield. Saturday 2 May 10:00 & 19:00 BST Judd Trump (Eng) 7-9 Stuart Bingham (Eng) 86-28, 64-66 … Continued

Murphy and Bingham Lead After Day One of Semi-Finals

Shaun Murphy leads Barry Hawkins 6-2 and Stuart Bingham leads Judd Trump 5-3 after day one of the semi-finals at the Betfred World Championship at the Crucible Theatre, Sheffield.   Semi-final draw (Best of 33 frames) Friday 1 May 10:00 & 19:00 … Continued

Brilliant Bingham Sends Ronnie Packing

Stuart Bingham produced a superb display in the final session to beat Ronnie O’Sullivan 13-9 in the quarter-finals of the Betfred World Championship at the Crucible Theatre, Sheffield. Reigning Shanghai Masters champion Bingham, 39, led 5-3 at the end of the … Continued

Judd Trump booked his place in the last eight of the Betfred World Championship with a 13-8 victory against Marco Fu at The Crucible Theatre, Sheffield. 2011 finalist Trump, 25, led 10-6 going into Monday afternoon’s final session, but Hong … Continued

Ronnie Warned Over Hand Gesture

Ronnie O’Sullivan is just one frame away from a place in the last eight of the Betfred World Championship as he leads Matthew Stevens 12-4 going into the final session, but he attracted controversy when a rude hand gesture caught the attention … Continued

Ding Sends Higgins Packing

Ding Junhui turned a 9-7 overnight lead into a 13-9 victory against four-time champion John Higgins in the second round of the Betfred World Championship at the Crucible Theatre, SheffieldT A break of 63 gave Ding the opening frame of the final … Continued

Selby Falls Victim To Crucible Curse

Mark Selby became the latest victim of the famous ‘Crucible Curse’ after he lost 13-9 to débutant Anthony McGill in the second round of the Betfred World Championship. The ‘Crucible Curse’ refers to the fact that since the tournament began its … Continued

Trump & Murphy Through To Last 16 In Sheffield

Judd Trump was made to work hard as he turned a 7-2 overnight lead into a 10-6 victory in the opening round of the Betfred World Championship at The Crucible Theatre, Sheffield. Carrington, 24, a débutant from Grimsby, a town rich … Continued

Ronnie’s A Second Round Shoe-In

Ronnie O’Sullivan’s bid for a sixth world title remains on track after he turned a 7-2 overnight lead into a comfortable 10-3 victory against Craig Steadman. Wednesday morning’s final session was a largely scrappy affair, but O’Sullivan rounded off with a … Continued