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Joe Perry gets three-month suspended ban over betting rule breaches

Joe Perry has been given a three-month ban – suspended until May 2018 – for breaching rules on betting on matches. Perry, 42, admitted placing 193 bets between September 2009 and June 2013 worth £2,806.49, making a profit of £832.09. ...

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Hong Kong Masters 2017: Neil Robertson beats O'Sullivan in final

Neil Robertson earned a first title in 13 months by beating Ronnie O’Sullivan in the final of the Hong Kong Masters. The Australian trailed the five-time world champion before winning four frames in a row to claim a 6-3 victory ...

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Mark Selby: World champion close to return from broken toe

World champion and world number one Mark Selby expects to return to action later this month after missing the start of the season with a broken toe. The 34-year-old dropped a piece of glass on his foot while practising at ...

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Snooker World Cup: China A beat England to win

Hosts China A came from behind to beat England 4-3 in the final of the Snooker World Cup in Wuxi. Captain Ding Junhui made a frame-winning contribution of 59 in the decider against Judd Trump. The English pairing of Trump ...

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Snooker World Cup: England to face holders China B, Wales knocked out

England held off a Northern Ireland fight back to reach the semi-finals of the Snooker World Cup in China. The pairing of Judd Trump and Barry Hawkins led 3-0, before Mark Allen and Joe Swail levelled, but Trump’s 93 in ...

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England face Northern Ireland in World Cup

England will face Northern Ireland in Saturday’s quarter-finals of the Snooker World Cup in China. The English pairing of Judd Trump and Barry Hawkins topped Group C and come up against Mark Allen and Joe Swail, runners-up in Group D, ...

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Ronnie O’Sullivan: I was in hospital after breakdown

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Ronnie O’Sullivan says he was in hospital for four days while at the 2016 Snooker World Championships. BBC Sport – Snooker

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New venue for Northern Ireland Open

This year’s Northern Ireland Open snooker tournament is to be staged at the Waterfront Hall in Belfast from 20-26 November. The 2016 event took place in the city’s Titanic Exhibition Centre with Mark King beating fellow Englishman Barry Hawkins 9-8 ...

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Riga Masters: Wales' Ryan Day beats Scotland's Stephen Maguire for title

Ryan Day held off Stephen Maguire’s fight back in the Riga Masters final to win 5-2 and take his first ranking title and return to the world’s top 16. Welshman Day took a 4-0 lead over the Scotsman only for ...

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John Higgins: Question & answer session with four-time world champion

John Higgins was a guest on BBC Radio Scotland Sportsound on Sunday and host Geoff Webster took the opportunity to quiz the four-times world snooker champion on a number of subjects. Favourite tournament? “It’s always easy to say the World ...

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