John Virgo
John Virgo (born 3 March 1946, in Salford, Lancashire, England) is an English former professional snooker player and more recently a snooker commentator and TV personality.
John Virgo turned profe...
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John Pulman
John Pulman (12 December 1923 – 25 December 1998) was an English professional snooker player who dominated the game throughout the 1960s.Pulman won the 1946 English Amateur title and turned prof...
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Dennis Taylor
Dennis Taylor (born Denis Taylor, 19 January 1949 in Coalisland, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland) is a retired snooker player, and current BBC snooker commentator. Winner of two ranking events, he is ...
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Ray Edmonds
Ray Edmonds (born 25 April 1936, Grimsby) is a former English professional player of English billiards and snooker. He twice won the World Amateur Snooker title, and won the World Professional Billiar...
Steve Davis
Steve Davis, OBE (born 22 August 1957) is an English former professional snooker player from Plumstead, London. Known for dominating the sport during the 1980s, when he won the World Championship six ...
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John Parrott
John Parrott, MBE (born 11 May 1964) is an English former professional snooker player and television personality, remembered as one of the best players in the early 1990's.Parrott won the World Snooke...
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Allen Hopkins (pool player)
Allen Hopkins (born November 18, 1951, Elizabeth, New Jersey) is an American professional pocket billiards (pool) player, professional billiards color commentator and BCA Hall of Fame inductee. He pr...
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Mark Wildman
Mark Wildman (born 25 January 1936) is an English snooker and pool commentator and a retired professional snooker and English billiards player. He made the first televised century break (107 points) i...
John Spencer (snooker player)
John Spencer (18 September 1935 – 11 July 2006) was an English professional snooker player who won the World Professional title at his first attempt, was the first winner at the Crucible Theatre, was ...
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Ted Lowe
Edwin Charles Ernest Lowe, MBE (1 November 1920 – 1 May 2011), known as Ted Lowe, was an English snooker commentator for the BBC. His unmistakably husky, hushed tones earned him the nickname "Wh...
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Michael Ian Shamos
Michael Ian "Mike" Shamos (born April 21, 1947) is an American mathematician, attorney, book author, journal editor, consultant and company director. He is (with Franco P. Preparata) the author of Com...
Neal Foulds
Neal Foulds (born 13 July 1963) is a former English professional snooker player and is now a commentator on the sport.
Foulds began playing snooker at the age of 11 and by the early 1980s was alre...
Walter Tevis
Walter Stone Tevis (February 28, 1928 - August 8, 1984) was an American novelist and short story writer. Three of his six novels were adapted into major films: The Hustler, The Color of Money and The ...
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Jim Wych
Jim Wych (born 11 January 1954) is a sports announcer and former Canadian professional snooker and pocket billiards player. He reached the quarter-final of the Embassy World Professional Snooker Champ...
Jack Karnehm
Jack Karnehm (born 18 June 1917, Tufnell Park, north London, England; died: 28 July 2002, Crowthorne, Berkshire) was a British snooker commentator, who was regularly heard on BBC television from 1978 ...
Robert Byrne (author)
Robert Byrne (/bɜrn/; born 1930) is an American author and Billiard Congress of America Hall of Fame instructor of pool and carom billiards.
Robert Leo Byrne, son of Tom and Clara Byrne, was born ...
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Charles Cotton
Charles Cotton (28 April 1630 – 16 February 1687) was an English poet and writer, best known for translating the work of Michel de Montaigne from the French, for his contributions to The Compleat Angl...
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Clive Everton
Clive Everton (born 7 September 1937) is a Welsh veteran former BBC snooker commentator, journalist and author. He began his BBC career on the radio but is best known for his television work, commenta...
Dominic Dale
Dominic Dale (born Christopher Dale on 29 December 1971) is a Welsh professional snooker player and occasional snooker commentator and presenter for the BBC.
Dale was born in Coventry, England. H...
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