Sigma 38 footer Persephone passing the Fastnet Rock lighthouse off in the Rolex Fastnet Race 2015.  Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport.

The last of the 358-strong Rolex Fastnet Race fleet successfully rounded the famous rock off West Cork yesterday afternoon marking the closing stages (...)

Ronnie O’Sullivan says that he refused a bribe. Photo: Anna Gowthorpe/PA

Five-time world snooker champion Ronnie O’Sullivan has said he was offered money to throw a match but declined. Speaking on The Clare Balding Show, wh(...)

The World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (WPBSA) has launched an investigation into irregular betting patterns in an International Ch(...)

Snooker player Stephen Lee leaves Swindon Magistrates’ Court after being fined £1,815. He pleaded guilty to a charge of fraud by false representation over the sale of his snooker cue. Photograph: Rod Minchin/PA Wire

Snooker player Stephen Lee has been fined £1,815 (€2,238) after admitting a charge of fraud relating to his personal cue.The 39-year-old, of Birch Gar(...)

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 (...)

Stephen Lee has been banned for 12 years after being found guilty of match-fixing. Photograph: Gareth Copley/PA Wire

World Snooker chairman Barry Hearn does not see any way Stephen Lee can return after being banned from the sport for 12 years for match-fixing. Leadin(...)

 Stephen Lee in action against Mark Selby during The Masters 2012 at Alexandra Palace, London.  Photograph: Sean Dempsey/PA Wire.

Stephen Lee has been handed an effective lifetime ban after he was given a record 12-year suspension for seven charges of match-fixing. The 38-year-ol(...)

Ronnie O’Sullivan: climbdown to Barry Hearn over tweets

Ronnie O’Sullivan has found out the embarrassing way how a rock ’n’roll “calling it as I see it” attitude is all very well when propping up Rolling St(...)

Ronnie O’Sullivan has backtracked from suggestions on Twitter that ‘many more players throw snooker matches’.  Photograph:  Warren Little/Getty Images

Ronnie O’Sullivan has put out a statement regarding his comments on match-fixing after the World Snooker chairman Barry Hearn threatened to take actio(...)

Stephen Lee is facing a lifetime ban from the sport

World champion Ronnie O’Sullivan does not believe Stephen Lee is the only snooker player guilty of match-fixing.Lee, who had a career high ranking of (...)