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O’Sullivan to make it six in World Championship final v Selby

Ronnie O’Sullivan defeated Mark Selby in the 2014 Masters final 10-4

Best bets of O’Sullivan v Hawkins in World Championship semi

O’Sullivan has won all five previous encounters with Hawkins, including the 2013 final

Angles McManus can navigate his way past tricky Doherty

While the Scot’s superior form should see him through, Walden and Hawkins are set for another epic tussle

Rocket set for another fast start in World Championship last-16

While O’Sullivan should continue his quick beginnings, the winner of Selby’s match looks certain take time to be discovered

Value in a fourth-quarter winner at Snooker World Championships

The bottom quarter in the Crucible draw contains Neil Robertson and Judd Trump

World Championship Snooker Stats you need to know

Going back to 1990 we investigate where the value lies at the Crucible this year

Impossible to envisage anything but another Rocket romp

Snooker starts and ends with O’Sullivan and looking for alternatives is simply guesswork

O’Sullivan in a world of his own as Crucible odds are slashed

The Rocket continues to set records and put distance between the tour’s masses

Perry to continue dominance over local hero Stevens at Welsh Open

Rested Rocket will dispatch Pinches while rising star Walker should win battle of the ages

Rocket set for lift-off again in bid to regain Welsh Open crown

Despite the form of Ding and Murphy it’s difficult to look past a settled and determined O’Sullivan

Put your chips on Milkins and Hawkins in Bazzer’s snooker roulette

The annual one-frame shoot-out always brings out the best in those less well-known

Maguire v O’Sullivan: Best bets picked for Masters semi final

O’Sullivan has hit exactly one century break in his last four matches against Maguire

Nail biting Masters final in store as top two seeds meet

Mark Selby and Ronnie O’Sullivan have a penchant for playing out close encounters

An under-nine frames double on Ronnie and Robertson pays 4/1

In 24 frames contested, Robert Milkins has only taken four off Ronnie O’Sullivan

Rocket, Dott and Maguire to win in UK Championship treble

Backing odds-on fav Ronnie with Dott and Maguire pays out at just under 5/2

Robertson offers best bet in UK Championship winner stakes

In-form Thunder from Down Under always gives a good account of himself in this event

Robertson gifted safe passage and can be trusted to take advantage

Robertson has shown consistently over the last few years that he is worthy of champion tag

Ace out to trump heavy-favourite O’Sullivan in high-profile semi

Ronnie has coasted into the semis, while Trump will benefit from some testing ties

World Championships: O’Sullivan to dish out last-eight beating

Handicap win a certainty for the Rocket, while Michael White's dream run to continue

Enough class amongst qualifying ranks to ruffle four of top 16

A vintage crop of qualifiers can confirm that the game has never had more strength and depth

O’Sullivan or two debutants best bets for snooker high break at Crucible

Sam Baird and Jack Lisowski hit four centuries each to qualify for the first round

Ladbrokes to give money back if 6/1 Ronnie O’Sullivan triumphs

Offer on four-time champion ensures that Crucible value can be found elsewhere

All eyes on Ronnie, but snooker champion may lie elsewhere

Mark Selby and Neil Robertson the in-form men ahead of Crucible tournament

Five share favouritism ahead of the World Snooker Championships

Trump, Selby, Higgins, Robertson and O'Sullivan inseparable in Crucible betting

Bored O’Sullivan opts against retiring to defend snooker title

No player has defended a Crucible title since Stephen Hendry in the mid-90s

Hawkins preparing for a showdown with Rocket Ronnie

World number 14 is enjoying the best snooker of his career

World champion O’Sullivan can be backed to achieve record haul

36-year-old is now three World Championship titles behind Stephen Hendry's seven

O’Sullivan to beat Carter again, but in a closer Crucible final

Ronnie O'Sullivan may struggle to repeat his 18-8 victory over Ali Carter from 2008