Ronnie O'Sullivan

O'Sullivan cruises into round three

Ronnie O'Sullivan eased into the third round of the Northern Ireland Open on Wednesday night, making his 972nd career century break in the process.

Barry Hearn: World Snooker chairman

Hearn: A land of opportunity

World Snooker chairman Barry Hearn insists the amount of big name casualties at the Northern Ireland Open proves the standard of snooker across the world is improving markedly.

Ronnie O'Sullivan

O'Sullivan dazzles in Belfast opener

Ronnie O'Sullivan made light work of Soheil Vahedi as he raced through his opening match at the Northern Ireland Open to win 4-0.

Ronnie launches fresh attack on Hearn

Five-time world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan has suggested Barry Hearn is running a dictatorship in another astonishing attack on World Snooker.

Barry Hawkins

Early exits for big names in Belfast

Barry Hawkins suffered an early exit from the Northern Ireland Open when losing 4-3 to rookie to Chen Zifan in Belfast.

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Top-weight Frodon heads a maximum field of 20 declared for the BetVictor Gold Cup Handicap Chase at Cheltenham on Saturday.

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Daily Nap: Steam in at Southwell

It's all-weather racing all the way for Richard Mann on Thursday with the Sporting Life Daily Nap running at Southwell.

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Check out our daily preview with tips for every race1

Thursday's racing preview

David Clough makes Anycity his best Thursday bet at Southwell and he has a tip for every race in the UK and Ireland.

Get all the football gossip from the National Papers2

Paper Talk: Roma tracking Young

Roma are looking at Ashley Young while his Manchester United team-mate Chris Smalling is wanted by Everton - all in today's newspapers.

Frodon wins in brilliant style at Cheltenham3

Frodon heads BetVictor field

Top-weight Frodon heads a maximum field of 20 declared for the BetVictor Gold Cup Handicap Chase at Cheltenham on Saturday.

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Rooney set to strike in final game

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Daily Nap: Steam in at Southwell

It's all-weather racing all the way for Richard Mann on Thursday with the Sporting Life Daily Nap running at Southwell.

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Southwell

Daily Nap: Steam in at Southwell

It's all-weather racing all the way for Richard Mann on Thursday with the Sporting Life Daily Nap running at Southwell.

Check out our daily preview with tips for every race

Thursday's racing preview

David Clough makes Anycity his best Thursday bet at Southwell and he has a tip for every race in the UK and Ireland.

Dave Ord runs through every horse in the BetVictor Gold Cup

BetVictor Gold Cup preview

David Ord provides a horse-by-horse guide to Saturday’s BetVictor Gold Cup with a Neil Mulholland-trained improver taken to score.

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Rooney set to strike in final game

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