Mark Selby of England won the world snooker championship for the third time in four years by fighting back to beat John Higgins 18-15 in the final at the Crucible Theatre on Monday.
Mark Selby denied Asia its first snooker world champion by beating China's Ding Junhui 18-14 in the World Championship final on Monday.
Hong Kong's Marco Fu knocked Peter Ebdon out of this year's Snooker World Championship with a crushing 10-2 win on Saturday as reigning champion Stuart Bingham suffered the "curse of the Crucible" in a first-round defeat by Ali Carter.
Ronnie O'Sullivan was a few pots away from achieving perfection in a frame of snooker.
Ronnie O'Sullivan is one match away from a record-equaling sixth Masters title after beating world champion Stuart Bingham 6-3 in the semifinals at London's Alexandra Palace on Saturday.