Paul Hunter – The ‘Beckham of the Baize’

THE TRAGIC death of Paul Hunter has devastated not only the snooker community but also the hearts of people all round the world. Aged just 27, he has left behind him a legacy that can never be filled. Nicknamed the ‘Beckham of the Baize’ because of his dazzling looks, his stunning wife and his ambition … Continue reading Paul Hunter – The ‘Beckham of the Baize’

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Judd Trump predicting bright future for friend Michael Wasley

JUDD Trump is predicting a bright future for his friend Michael Wasley after the world number 73 pulled off one of the biggest shocks at the Crucible in recent years. Qualifier Wasley, who won for matches to qualify for the Dafabet World Championships, defeated in-form Ding Junhui 10-9 late on Monday night. Chinese sensation Ding … Continue reading Judd Trump predicting bright future for friend Michael Wasley

ALEX HIGGINS OBITURARY – BESTY OF THE BAIZE

In the same way George Best entertained millions with his countless tricks and creativity, Alex Higgins stunned fans with unthinkable shots and an uncontrollable confidence which re-invented how snooker is played in this day in age. Both born in Belfast during the 1940’s, both players shared a natural flair for their respective sports which saw … Continue reading ALEX HIGGINS OBITURARY – BESTY OF THE BAIZE