It’s pot luck for Ed as he hangs out with snooker legend John Virgo and practises his ball control
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Tour dates for Snooker Legends Tour May to August in UK and Germany now added – view details
Best known as an actor, Nicholas Gleaves debut radio play Sunk, stars John, playing himself. Sunk is the story of how a young man, Willets, has struggled to find the right path in life and escape his past. Having spent his life feeling invisible, inconsequential Willets is determined to make a difference with his life and pursue his dream of being a champion snooker player. It is John Virgo who helps him realise his dream.
Sunk will be broadcast in the Radio 4 Afternoon Drama slot on the 19th November at 1415.
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Good Snooker! JV
Ronnie O’Sullivan conquered the Crucible for the fourth time by beating Ali Carter 18-11 in the final of the Betfred.com World Championship
Back by popular demand – JVs famous and much loved book of trick shots has been updated and revamped.
A mixture of classic standard shots, as well as John’s own inventions and variations cover 100 shots in three sections: Beginners, Trickier Trick Shots and ‘Try ’em if you Dare!
To order your signed copy visit the snooker shop.
Australia’s Neil Robertson beats Shaun Murphy 10-6 to win the Masters title at London’s Alexandra Palace…. see results here
John Virgo knew Higgins as well as anyone. He made no apologies for his friend and was frequently driven to dispair by his antics. The gambling, the drug-using, the sheer, uninhibited madness of the man. But there was always a buzz around Alex, there was always something happening…..
Signed hardback copy available to buy from the snooker shop
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