Mark Selby got a taste of his own medicine during the 19th frame of the World Snooker Championship as Shaun Murphy had him in a world of trouble with a very sneaky shot.Selby, renowned for his somewhat cynical tactical play and having regularly caused re-racks in seemingly endless safety exchanges during the tournament, saw the other side of it on Monday afternoon as Murphy tied him up in knots.
World Championship 2021 snooker: 'Superb' - Stuart Bingham makes 2,000th century in Crucible history
Snooker history was made at the Crucible on Monday in the 2021 World Championship as Stuart Bingham compiled the 2,000th century at the famous venue.The 2015 world champion ensured that he will be remembered for another very memorable stat on snooker's biggest stage as he helped the sport to the notable landmark.
WATCH THIS moment of snooker sorcery – as Louis Heathcote produced one of the 'most extraordinary' shots ever.It was a moment of brilliant baize escapology which would have made Harry Houdini proud.It was in the eighth frame of the third round qualifier for the Betfred World Snooker Championship at the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield.
Louis Heathcote landed one of the most memorable pots in snooker history during his World Championship qualifier with Ryan Day.Faced with a gruesome snooker, pinned under the black and trying to find a yellow down the table, he pulled off the seemingly impossible.Heathcote powered the cue ball into the jaws of the bottom right pocket and spinning up the table – not only making contact with the yellow but, incredibly, sending it rolling into a pocket.
Judd Trump watches a wild fluke at the German Masters Image credit: Eurosport Judd Trump could not believe his luck as he downed a wild fluke during his German Masters semi-final, and neither could the commentators. The Bristolian, who has produced two miracle shots during this tournament already, which were hard to believe, got lucky on this occasion with a less-than-stellar effort. Trump, the defending champion at the event, was simply attempting to slide in a regulation red, only for it to fly back up the
Judd Trump at the German Masters (World Snooker) Image credit: Eurosport Judd Trump showed his class once more with a quite magnificent long pot at the German Masters which had the commentators purring. In what was his first event since missing the Masters on account of a positive Covid-19 test, Trump was made to battle for his 5-3 victory over Joe Perry. But in what was a scrappy match at times Trump still found some magic, and a long pot on an important red demonstrated his incredible ability yet again. At