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Stephen Lee: Banned snooker player avoids prison in Hong Kong Banned snooker player Stephen Lee has avoided prison despite admitting to working illegally in Hong Kong. 06/08/2018 09:56 AM

'I'm not sure punishing the players is the answer' - O'Sullivan on match-fixing Five-time world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan urges snooker's governing body to look at reasons for match-fixing instead of sanctioning players. 05/26/2018 05:01 PM

World Snooker suspends David John, Yu Delu and Cao Yupeng over match-fixing concerns David John, Yu Delu and Cao Yupeng are suspended by World Snooker over allegations of manipulating the outcome of matches. 05/25/2018 04:18 PM

Tyson Fury brings snooker star Ronnie O'Sullivan into his support team Tyson Fury adds snooker star Ronnie O'Sullivan to his support team before his return to the ring "to help with the mental side of things". 05/18/2018 09:19 PM

Cheltenham Races to host snooker World Grand Prix Snooker's World Grand Prix is to be held at Cheltenham Racecourse next year - a brand new venue for the sport. 05/18/2018 12:03 PM

Q School: Barry Pinches faces Luke in father-and-son battle of the baize Barry Pinches faces son Luke in his 'toughest match' as the pair look to earn a place on the pro snooker tour. 05/15/2018 06:06 PM

World champion Williams 'thought I was finished five years ago' World champion Mark Williams says he "thought I was finished five years ago" and did not expect to win the title for a third time. 05/08/2018 09:00 AM

Williams keeps promise to appear naked at news conference Watch as Mark Williams delivers on his promise of appearing naked in his news conference if he won the World Championship title. 05/07/2018 11:16 PM

Williams wins world title for third time - report & videos Mark Williams wins his third World Championship - 15 years after his last - by holding off John Higgins' stunning fightback at the Crucible. 05/07/2018 10:18 PM

World Snooker Championship: Mark Williams clinches dramatic third title Watch the moment Mark Williams clinches his third World Snooker Championship title with an 18-16 victory in a dramatic final at the Crucible. 05/07/2018 10:11 PM

'I wasn't here last year, I watched it in a caravan' Newly-crowned world snooker champion Mark Williams reveals he watched last year's final in a caravan after missing out on the 2017 tournament. 05/07/2018 10:37 PM

Barry Hearn questions mentality of 'soft' younger players World Snooker supremo Barry Hearn asks if young snooker players are "settling for second best." 05/07/2018 10:03 PM

Snooker World Championship: Best shots of 2018 BBC Sport looks back at the best shots of the 2018 World Snooker Championship at the Crucible, including a sensational semi-final effort from Mark Williams. 05/07/2018 04:05 PM

Snooker World Championship: Mark Williams treats himself to a picnic in final Mark Williams treats himself to a picnic of an audience member's sweets during the World Championship final at the Crucible. 05/06/2018 05:07 PM

World Snooker Championship: Mark Williams pulls off 'unbelievable' pot Watch Mark Williams' pull off an "unbelievable" pot via a double and a cannon during his World Championship semi-final against Barry Hawkins. 05/05/2018 10:11 PM

Sport on the BBC: Best of this week's TV & radio coverage This week's sport on the BBC includes England World Cup group games and England's T20 against Australia. 06/24/2018 07:40 PM

World Snooker Championship: Mark Williams holds nerve to win pulsating final Watch highlights as Mark Williams holds his nerve to beat John Higgins 18-16 in a pulsating World Snooker Championship final at the Crucible. 05/08/2018 12:07 AM

World Championship: Mark Williams takes control in final - 5 best shots Watch five of the best shots from the first two sessions of the World Snooker Championship as Mark Williams takes a 10-7 lead at the Crucible. 05/06/2018 11:15 PM

World Snooker Championship: Best shots as Mark Williams beats Barry Hawkins Watch the five best shots from Mark Williams' thrilling 17-15 World Championship semi-final win over Barry Hawkins at the Crucible. 05/06/2018 12:21 AM

World Snooker Championship: John Higgins beats Kyren Wilson to book place in final Four-time World Champion John Higgins beats Kyren Wilson by 17-13 to book his place in Sunday's final of World Snooker Championship. 05/05/2018 05:17 PM

Snooker World Championship: John Higgins maintains two-frame lead over Kyren Wilson John Higgins takes a two-frame lead against Kyren Wilson in the third session of their semi-final at the World Championship. 05/04/2018 10:49 PM

World Snooker Championship 2018: Kyren Wilson's 'incredible' missed escape shot Kyren Wilson's attempt to escape a snooker on the yellow results in a miss that "didn't look possible" during his semi-final against John Higgins. 05/03/2018 06:09 PM

World Snooker Championship: John Higgins beats Judd Trump in a final-frame thriller Four-time champion John Higgins wins a gripping final-frame decider, beating Judd Trump 13-12 to reach the semi-finals of the World Snooker Championship. 05/02/2018 11:43 PM

World Snooker Championship: Mark Williams beats Ali Carter 13-8 to reach semi-finals Two-time champion Mark Williams overcomes Ali Carter 13-8 to book his place in the World Snooker semi-finals in Sheffield. 05/02/2018 10:36 PM

World Snooker Championship: Kyren Wilson beats Mark Allen to reach first Crucible semi-final England's Kyren Wilson secures the first Crucible semi-final appearance of his career with a comprehensive 13-6 victory over Mark Allen in the quarter-final. 05/02/2018 04:38 PM

World Championship: What makes the perfect snooker player? Who has the best technique? Who is the top break-builder? Snooker's finest on what makes the perfect player. 04/19/2018 04:57 PM

'Genius' O'Sullivan's 25 years at the top - stats & video Five world titles and a record 906 century breaks - BBC Sport looks back on Ronnie O'Sullivan's 25 years at the top. 11/29/2017 03:06 PM