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Billards, snooker want spot in 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Pankaj Advani in action during the men's English Billiards singles final at the 2006 Asian Games in Doha. Photograph: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images for DAGOC Billiards and snooker on Thursday launched......

Snooker player Lee gets 12-year ban for match-fixing

British snooker player Stephen Lee was handed a 12-year ban on Wednesday after being found guilty of match-fixing. The World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (WPBSA) said in a......

World Billiards: Advani, Sethi continue great form

Seven-time World champion Pankaj Advani, veteran Geet Sethi and Dhruv Sitwala continued their unbeaten run in the Time Format after outplaying their rivals in the World Billiards Championships in......

Higgins suspended over match-fixing claims

World snooker champion John Higgins was suspended by the sport's governing body on Sunday after a newspaper reported he had agreed to take a bribe to lose frames.Just hours before the sport's......
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Move to make billiards part of 2020 Olympic Games

Beijing, Jan 30 (IANS): There is a strong move to have billiards included in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The World Confederation of Billiards... ...

http://www.daijiworld.com/news/news_disp.asp?n_id=293731
Snooker chiefs push for Olympic recognition

LONDON: Snooker chiefs are set to make a bid to have their sport included in the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. New legislation implemented in December... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/more-sports/snooker/billiards/Snooker-chiefs-push-for-Olympic-recognition/articleshow/45989504.cms

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