Tag Archives: Ronnie O’Sullivan

The Jester Comes Up Laughing

There is a new King of the Crucible. For this year at least. In one of the most amazing turnarounds I can remember in years of watching World Snooker’s showpiece event, the Jester from Leicester turned an overnight 10-7 deficit … Continue reading

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The Jester & The Rocket: The World Snooker Championship Final

Four have become two in the quest to land this year’s Dafabet World Snooker Championship. It’s Ronnie and it’s Mark. On Friday night, the Rocket fired into something approaching top gear and was clinical in dispatching last year’s finalist Barry … Continue reading

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World Snooker Championship: The Final Four

You all know, by now, that I’m a bit of a snooker fiend. In fact, Jo and I made the pilgrimage (and it is exactly that) to the home of snooker, Sheffield’s Crucible Theatre for the middle weekend of the … Continue reading

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The Rocket Man: Ronnie O’Sullivan

Ok, this one, despite the title, is definitely not going to be a music piece. Some people don’t get snooker, I get that. Watching two men spend 15 minutes attempting to move red balls a fraction of a millimetre one … Continue reading

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Snooker Loopy and a final thought on Tricky

This one, today, comes under the heading “other stuff”. Before I get into it, though, a final thought on Maxinquaye week. It seems to me that most people who went to these shows went in the full expectation of getting … Continue reading

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