The Northern Irishman was playing his first match since winning the Champion of Champions on Sunday.
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The latest chapter in a series of articles looking back at each campaign from the Crucible era.
The Irishman has been granted with a fresh two-year professional ticket to compete on the Main Tour.
The incident occurred at a crucial moment of the world number 34’s World Championship qualifying victory.
It was the fifth time in the last ten years that O’Brien had participated in a deciding frame in the final qualifying round.
Former world champion Ken Doherty’s tour survival is in the balance with just a few ranking events remaining in the 2019/20 campaign.
The 2019 Snooker World Cup returns to the calendar this week with 24 teams set to take part in China from Monday.
Alan McManus withheld a stern challenge from women’s world champion Ng On Yee to win his World Championship qualifying opener on Friday.
Ding Junhui began the China Championship with a 5-3 victory over Lee Walker in his held over qualifying round tie in Guangzhou on Monday. The home favourite delighted his fans to overcome the Welshman for the first time in his career despite only knocking in a couple of breaks over[Read More…]