Judd Trump claimed his first World Snooker Championship title after cruising to an 18-9 win over John Higgins in Sheffield.
England's Judd Trump seized control of the World Snooker Championship final as he took a 12-5 lead over Scotland's John Higgins after the first two sessions in Sheffield.
Four-time champion John Higgins will face Judd Trump in a repeat of the 2011 final at the World Snooker Championship after both players came through their respective semi-finals in contrasting fashion in Sheffield today.
Four-time champion John Higgins fought back to reduce to two frames the deficit in his World Snooker Championship semi-final with England's David Gilbert in Sheffield.
Home player Judd Trump won six frames in a row tonight to settle a dramatically fluctuating match against China’s Ding Junhui with a 13-9 win that put him in the quarter-finals of the World Snooker Championship in Sheffield.
China's Ding Junhui fought back from 5-1 down to take a two-frame lead in his second-round match against Judd Trump at the World Snooker Championship in Sheffield.
Judd Trump overturned a 6-3 deficit to win a thrilling final-frame decider against Thepchaiya Un-Nooh and keep his World Snooker Championship hopes alive today.
Ronnie O’Sullivan - Olympic champion. Could that ever become a reality? In terms of ability, you bet. But snooker’s bid for inclusion in the 2020 Tokyo Games, for all the flexibility of events promised by the International Olympic Committee's recent Agenda 2020 deliberations, is a long shot into the far pocket.
Five-time world snooker champion Ronnie O’Sullivan feels his sport does not deserve a place on the Olympic programme, claiming winning a “World Championship, UK Championship or Masters title would always come before Olympic gold”.