John Higgins

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 Anthony McGill of Scotland in action during   the World Snooker Championship.

Ronnie O’Sullivan moved into a 5-3 lead over Mark Selby in their World Championship semi-final after an evening session marred by a series of costly k(...)

John Higgins made his maiden Crucible 147 on Thursday. Photograph: Alex Pantling/Getty

John Higgins made only the 11th maximum break in World Championship history but saw his hopes of a fifth title shattered by a shock 13-11 second round(...)

Judd Trump celebrates with the trophy after winning the 2019 Betfred World Championship at The Crucible, Sheffield. Photograph: PA

Judd Trump secured his first snooker World Championship in emphatic fashion, after producing a devastating display to beat John Higgins 18-9 at the Cr(...)

Ronnie O’Sullivan and James Cahill during day three of the 2019 Betfred World Championship at the Crucible. Photograph: PA

Amateur James Cahill is five frames away from producing one of the all-time sporting shocks at the Crucible. Cahill, the first amateur to play at the(...)

 Ronnie O’Sullivan after winning the final match of the 2019 Players Championship against Neil Robertson. Photograph: Tai Chengzhe/VCG via Getty Images

Ronnie O’Sullivan recorded a snooker landmark on Sunday when he became the first player to compile 1,000 career century breaks en route to winning the(...)

Dómhnall Slattery with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar at the opening of Avolon’s headquarters building in Dublin  last year.

Irish aircraft lessor Avolon grew 30 per cent to $717 million (€633m) last year, the latest figures show. The company’s chief commercial officer, Jo(...)

Judd Trump has said Ronnie O’Sullivan is “living on a different planet.” Photograph:  Danny Lawson/PA

Ronnie O’Sullivan is “living on a different planet” as he talks of launching a breakaway snooker tour, according to Judd Trump. Trump, the world numb(...)

Stephen Hendry celebrates his fourth World Championship victory in 1994. Photograph: Mike Cooper/Allsport

“It was a mixture of embarrassment, anger, frustration, sadness, everything,” Stephen Hendry says as he remembers how his dominance of snooker unravel(...)

The Health Innovation Hub Ireland team at work.

There is a widespread public perception that the Irish health service doesn’t serve people well. Consider the queues in Accident and Emergency depart(...)

Mark Williams conducts his post match interview without any clothes after winning the 2018 Betfred World Championship at The Crucible, Sheffield. Photo: Richard Sellers/PA Wire

Mark Williams vowed to perform naked cartwheels if he repeats his stunning Betfred World Championship triumph next year — after stripping off in celeb(...)

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