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Unread 10-12-2017, 09:11 PM
92ToBury
 
Cool UK Open Snooker

Ronnie, absolute phenomenon.

Went up another gear in that final session. A pleasure to watch him in good form let alone top form. Masters up next, easy travel for him and itís a great comp to go and watch a session. Bit of a trek up the hill from Wood Green tube station but well worth it.
 
Unread 10-12-2017, 09:41 PM
Switching Off
 
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Annihilated that final session. Shame for Murphy.

Oh wait, no its not.
 
Unread 10-12-2017, 11:16 PM
red in cumbria
 
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Murphy is a red tbf.

(but also a god botherer, which does rather cancel that out unfortunately)
 
Unread 10-12-2017, 11:20 PM
92ToBury
 
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Murphy is a red tbf.

(but also a god botherer, which does rather cancel that out unfortunately)
Unless god botherers are preachy like the JWs and the keener muzzersthen itís not a problem. Top lad away from the table from what Iíve been told.
 
Unread 11-12-2017, 03:35 PM
believe
 
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The quality of the snooker is abysmal these days and the line ups are almost the same as they were 15-20 years ago does anyone under the age of 30 even play snooker these days?
 
Unread 11-12-2017, 03:45 PM
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The quality of the snooker is abysmal these days and the line ups are almost the same as they were 15-20 years ago does anyone under the age of 30 even play snooker these days?
The standard is higher than its ever been. Probably lacks the characters off the good old days
 
Unread 11-12-2017, 06:40 PM
Billy Redface
 
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The quality of the snooker is abysmal these days and the line ups are almost the same as they were 15-20 years ago does anyone under the age of 30 even play snooker these days?
It's really not mate.

It's just bereft of personalities.

Edit: sorry, what Switchers said..
 
Unread 11-12-2017, 07:56 PM
red in cumbria
 
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The quality of the snooker is abysmal these days and the line ups are almost the same as they were 15-20 years ago does anyone under the age of 30 even play snooker these days?
There are loads of Chinese teens now FFS
 
Unread 12-12-2017, 08:17 AM
rubbernecker
 
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210 million watched the last world championship in China

Mind you there are 60 million players there
 
Unread 12-12-2017, 08:40 AM
92ToBury
 
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Ronnie and Mark Selby are completely dominant in the triple crown events (won the last six between them) but there are plenty of other good players about. You had two eras of Davis and Hendry dominance and nobody has quite managed that since, with Ronnie's wins spanning 24 years.
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