Five-time world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan withdraws from the European Masters qualifying round on Friday.
World champion Mark Williams comes back from 9-5 down to beat England's David Gilbert 10-9 to the World Open title in China.
Former World Championship finalist Barry Hawkins reveals online abuse he suffered after losing in the semi-finals of the World Open.
World number one Mark Selby is out of the World Open, losing 5-4 to Noppon Saengkham in China.
Audio & Video
Watch highlights as Mark Williams holds his nerve to beat John Higgins 18-16 in a pulsating World Snooker Championship final at the Crucible.
The World Championship comes to a conclusion this weekend at the Crucible so it seems a fitting moment to take a look at the history of how snooker has been covered on TV.
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Develop concentration and skill with the various types of competition cue sports.
What's on BBC Sport this week
This week's sport on the BBC includes England v India in the third Test at Trent Bridge, the Boccia World Championships and Premier League football.