Pankaj Advani opens up about winning the World Billiards and Snooker Championships back-to-back in 2017

During the third episode, Advani delves into how he prepared mentally and physically for an achievement that had never been done before – winning the Billiards and Snooker Championships back-to-back at the world level and becoming the first cueist to hold both championships in the same calendar year.

World No. 1 Trump progresses at Snooker Championship League

Trump, 31, opened his play in Milton Keynes, England with a 3-1 victory over Chinese teenager Fan Zhengyi before defeating David Lilley 3-0. He then settled for a 2-2 draw with Alan McManus in his last match and won the group without challenge.

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez put a $100M guarantee that the NY Mets will win World Series in a decade or less if they win bid for baseball franchise … and she ‘would be the control person’

‘It ain’t over until it is over,’ the Hustlers star told the New York Post on Tuesday, quoting late baseball icon Yogi Berra. ‘We are New Yorkers and we are not going to give up. We feel we have the best bid for the sport, the team and the city.’

Putin critical of Russia’s soccer team ahead of World Cup

Russia has won just one of its last 10 games and crashed out of this summer’s European Championship without winning a game. Despite all this, the team has been set a target of reaching the semifinals in 2018.

Rugby should look at 1987 World Cup and take another leap into unknown

It provided the excuse to say no, never mind there would not have been relegation for at least 10 years. A more compelling reason was that the league would have further opened up the running of the game. The Six Nations outnumbers the Rugby Championship countries in votes on World Rugby; evening up the numbers […]

Common sense goes out of the window with plans to stage Rugby Championship this year

For once, in a sporting world governed by pay television money, it appeared common sense may be prevailing, albeit forced to some extent by government action. But not, apparently, anymore. If the tournament is held in New Zealand, and the venue is just one of the things that remains uncertain, the danger of importing the […]

Norway arrests suspect in 1982 attack on Jewish restaurant in Paris

OSLO (Reuters) – Norwegian police have arrested a man sought by French prosecutors on suspicion that he took part in a fatal attack on a Jewish restaurant in Paris 38 years ago, the man’s lawyer and police said on Wednesday.

AFC Cup, AFC Futsal Club Championship 2020 cancelled

Vietnam could wait until 2022 for World Cup qualifiers FIFA and the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) have revealed that they are set to reschedule the Vietnam national team’s remaining 2022 World Cup qualifying fixtures against Malaysia, Indonesia, and the UAE to next year.

Johnson wins Tour Championship to clinch FedEx Cup title

World number one Johnson was in incredible form to end the season, finishing as runner-up at the US PGA Championship and BMW Championship, either side of his huge win at the Northern Trust.

Sky Bet Championship 2018/19 – your big season preview

Title contendersOnly nine of the 30 clubs relegated from the Premier League over the last decade have bounced back at the first time of asking – just four of those automatically – but two sides who fell out out of the top flight last term, Stoke and West Brom, are still deemed top tips for […]