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  • Judd Trump believes he could be facin... 05 Aug 2020 13:15 Express and Star Judd Trump is convinced he could be facing a future world champion when he resumes his quest to crush the ‘Crucible curse’ in the second round on Thursday. Sixteenth seed Yan Bingtao fought off a spirited fightback by Elliot Slessor to book a clash with …
  • Defending champion Judd Trump avoids ... 31 Jul 2020 22:56 Express and Star Judd Trump dodged the so-called ‘Crucible Curse’ to move into the second round of the World Snooker Championship as the tournament prepared to re-enter full lockdown mode. Those fans who watched the defending champion turn a 5-4 first session deficit into …
  • Judd Trump's 'free roll' in bid to end Crucible curse and defend world title 31 Jul 2020 19:51 Evening Standard Judd Trump believes he can avoid the Crucible curse and defend his world title. No first-time world champion has successfully defended their title since the event moved to the Crucible Theatre in 1977. Trump, who began his title defence against Tom Ford …
  • O'Sullivan should withdraw from World Snooker Championship, says Judd Trump 31 Jul 2020 08:12 Channel News Asia Sport Ronnie O'Sullivan should withdraw from the World Snooker Championship if he has concerns about playing in front of fans amid the COVID-19 pandemic, defending champion Judd Trump has said. FILE PHOTO: Snooker - Dafabet Masters - Alexandra Palace - …
  • O'Sullivan should withdraw from World Championship, says Judd Trump 31 Jul 2020 05:53 The Times of India Judd Trump and Ronnie O'Sullivan. (Photo by Visual China Group/Getty Images) Ronnie O'Sullivan should withdraw from the World Snooker Championship if he has concerns about playing in front of fans amid the COVID-19 pandemic, defending champion …
  • Judd Trump hits out at Anthony Hamilt... 30 Jul 2020 16:20 Express and Star Reigning champion Judd Trump has criticised Anthony Hamilton for his “selfish” late withdrawal from this year’s World Snooker Championship citing fears over coronavirus. The 49-year-old Hamilton battled through two qualifying rounds and was due to face …
  • Judd Trump says Hamilton 'selfish' to withdraw from world championship 30 Jul 2020 16:01 The Guardian Judd Trump has hit out at Anthony Hamilton for withdrawing from the World Snooker Championship on the eve of the tournament, calling the world No 48 “selfish” and suggesting he should have pulled out prior to securing his place at the event instead of …
  • World Snooker Championship: Judd Trump faces Ford, O'Sullivan v Un-Nooh 29 Jul 2020 12:15 BBC Defending champion Judd Trump will face Tom Ford in the first round of the World Championship in Sheffield. World number one Trump won his maiden Crucible crown last year with victory in the final over Scot John Higgins, who faces Welshman Matthew Stevens. …
  • World champion Judd Trump aims to bre... 16 Jul 2020 11:48 Express and Star Judd Trump must attempt to break a 43-year-old Crucible curse when he kicks off the defence of his world snooker title in Sheffield on July 31. No first-time champion has kept hold of his crown since the tournament moved to its current location in 1977, …
  • Stephen Maguire lacks mentality and dedication to be all-time great – Judd Trump 24 Jun 2020 08:51 This Is Lancashire Judd Trump says Stephen Maguire should have been one of snooker’s all-time greats but has underachieved due to a lack of desire and dedication. The pair are poised to meet on Wednesday in the last four of the Coral Tour Championship in Milton Keynes. …