Politics and sports should not be mixed: Pankaj Advani
Politics and sports should not be mixed: Pankaj Advani

Amid escalating tensions between India and Pakistan, ace cueist Pankaj Advani believes politics should not be mixed with games and Indo-Pak sporting ties should go on.

Pankaj Advani bags 13th world title
Pankaj Advani bags 13th world title

 India's poster boy of cue sports Pankaj Advani on Tuesday clinched his 13th world title after winning the World 6-Red Snooker Championship in a convincing manner here.

Adelaide to host IBSF World Billiards C'ship in September
Adelaide to host IBSF World Billiards C'ship in September

The South Australian city of Adelaide will host the IBSF World Billiards Championship between September 18 and 27 this year.

Vidya Pillai, Amee Kamani to represent India at snooker worlds
Vidya Pillai, Amee Kamani to represent India at snooker worlds

 Vidya Pillai and Amee Kamani will represent India in the World Snooker Championship to be held in November.

Aditya Mehta, Pankaj Advani to play finals of RKG Open before World Cup
Aditya Mehta, Pankaj Advani to play finals of RKG Open before World Cup

India's lone snooker professional, Aditya Mehta, and former professional, Pankaj Advani, are in the 32-man draw for the 1st RKG Open tournament's finals which commenced here on  Tuesday.

Kamal Chawla on course in Asian snooker
Kamal Chawla on course in Asian snooker

Kamal Chawla won both his matches while fellow Indians Brijesh Damani and Sourav Kothari had mixed bag of results on the first day of the Asian 6-Red Snooker Championship here.

Snooker: Journeyman Bingham hangs tough to land first world title
Snooker: Journeyman Bingham hangs tough to land first world title

 Journeyman Stuart Bingham held his nerve in a dramatic and fluctuating final to beat fellow Englishman Shaun Murphy 18-15 on Monday and win the world snooker championship for the first time.

Murphy, Bingham into World Championship final

England`s Shaun Murphy reached the final of snooker`s World Championship for the third time in his career at Sheffield on Saturday, seeing off Barry Hawkins in double-quick time.

Ronnie O`Sullivan bows out tamely to Stuart Bingham
Ronnie O`Sullivan bows out tamely to Stuart Bingham

Five-time world snooker champion Ronnie O`Sullivan`s eventful world championships came to a disappointing end on Wednesday when he lost 13-9 in the quarter-finals to fellow-Englishman Stuart Bingham.

Snooker: Ailing Judd Trump sinks Ding Junhui at World Championship
Snooker: Ailing Judd Trump sinks Ding Junhui at World Championship

Judd Trump overcame illness to secure a berth in the World Championship semi-finals on Wednesday after completing a one-sided 13-4 victory over China`s Ding Junhui in Sheffield.

Brisk Judd Trump sinks Ding Junhui at World Championship
Brisk Judd Trump sinks Ding Junhui at World Championship

Judd Trump became the first player to book a place in the World Championship semi-finals after completing a one-sided 13-4 victory over China`s Ding Junhui in Sheffield on Wednesday.

Trump to face Ding as Robertson wins through to quarters
Trump to face Ding as Robertson wins through to quarters

Judd Trump will play China`s Ding Junhui in the quarter-finals of the World Championship after defeating Hong Kong`s Marco Fu, the other remaining hope of a first Asian world champion at this year`s tournament, on Monday.

Ronnie O`Sullivan on brink of world quarter-finals
Ronnie O`Sullivan on brink of world quarter-finals

Five-time winner Ronnie O`Sullivan was on the verge of a quarter-final place in this year`s World Championship after going 12-4 up against Matthew Stevens on Sunday.

Ding Junhui eyes world title after beating John Higgins
Ding Junhui eyes world title after beating John Higgins

China`s Ding Junhui insisted he`d yet to hit top form after moving into the quarter-finals of the World Championships for just the third time after battling back to defeat John Higgins 13-9 in Sheffield on Saturday.

All Ding Junhui needs is a win, says John Higgins
All Ding Junhui needs is a win, says John Higgins

Local favourite Ding Junhui finally broke the first-round elimination jinx at the 2015 World Snooker China Open, and "Wizard" John Higgins on Tuesday said that could become a turning point to see him roar up again.

Neil Robertson stunned in China Open snooker
Neil Robertson stunned in China Open snooker

 Former world champion Neil Robertson was knocked out of the China Open snooker tournament in the first round here on Monday.

Ronnie O`Sullivan pulls out of China Open
Ronnie O`Sullivan pulls out of China Open

Former world champion Ronnie O`Sullivan has withdrawn from the China Open for health reasons, World Snooker announced on Friday.

Indian Open: White swamps Walden to clinch maiden ranking title
Indian Open: White swamps Walden to clinch maiden ranking title

 Highly talented Welsh youngster Michael White capped a splendid run by claiming his maiden ranking title when he blanked world no. 8 Ricky Walden 5-0 in a one-sided final of the Indian Open Snooker Championship here on Saturday.

Indian Open: Walden recovers to oust Thepchaiya, enters final
Indian Open: Walden recovers to oust Thepchaiya, enters final

Ricky Walden pulled off a superb come-from-behind 4-3 victory over rank outsider Thepchaiya Un-Nooh to stop the Thai's giant-killing run and enter the final of the Indian Open Snooker Championship here on Saturday.

Indian Open: Mark Williams to meet Michael White in all-Welsh semis
Indian Open: Mark Williams to meet Michael White in all-Welsh semis

Welsh cueists Mark Williams and Michael White will face each other in what promises to be an interesting semifinal meeting at the Indian Open World Ranking Snooker Championship after they beat their respective opponents in the quarterfinals here on Friday.