Mark Selby celebrates after winning the final of the Dafabet World Snooker Championships at The Crucible, Sheffield.Photograph: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire

Mark Selby dedicated Crucible glory to his late father after stunning Ronnie O’Sullivan with one of the greatest snooker comebacks. The 30-year-old L(...)

Ronnie O’Sullivan and Barry Hawkins during their semi-final at the World Snooker Championship at The Crucible Theatre  in Sheffield, England. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images

Ronnie O’Sullivan gave himself the chance to earn a day off as he built on his lead over Barry Hawkins in their World Championship semi-final in Shef(...)

 Mark Selby plays a shot during the first session of his quarter-final match against Alan McManus at the Crucible Theatre  in Sheffield. Photograph: Michael Regan/Getty Images

Mark Selby held on to take a 4-3 lead following the first session of his World Snooker Championship quarter-final against Alan McManus in Sheff(...)

Ken Doherty in action in his second-round match against Alan McManus during the World Snooker Championships in Sheffield. Photograph: Anna Gowthorpe/PA

Ken Doherty left himself too much work to do as he lost his last 16 clash with Alan McManus at the World Championships at The Crucible in Shef(...)

Ronnie O’Sullivan is two frames down to Joe Perry in the second round of The Dafabet World Snooker Championship at Crucible Theatre  in Sheffield. Photograph:  Gareth Copley/Getty Images

Joe Perry will take a two-frame lead into the final session of his Dafabet World Championship second-round match against defending champion Ron(...)

Ronnie O’Sullivan has claimed he was offered £20,000 to fix a snooker match. Photograph: Dave Thompson/PA

Snooker’s disciplinary chiefs will be writing to Ronnie O’Sullivan asking for more information about his claim that he was offered a £20,000 bribe to (...)

Ronnie O’Sullivan  and Barry Hawkins in their final match during the Betfair World Championships at the Crucible, Sheffield.

Barry Hawkins was rising to the challenge of his first Betfair World Championship final last night as he and Ronnie O’Sullivan produced a high-(...)

Ronnie O’Sullivan  celebrates beating Judd Trump in the semi-finals  of the Betfair World  Championship at the Crucible Theatre  in Sheffield. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

Ronnie O’Sullivan rocketed to his fifth World Championship final as he brushed aside the challenge of Judd Trump today at Sheffield’s Crucible(...)

Mark Selby sits dejected in his chair as he loses his second round match against Barry Hawkins at the Betfair World Championships at the Crucible, Sheffield. Photograph:  Anna Gowthorpe/PA

Weary world number one Mark Selby staggered to a dismal Crucible defeat as his dream of completing snooker’s ‘triple crown’ was dashed by a stu(...)