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Enjoying snooker with Ray Reardon

John Hennessey

Enjoying snooker with Ray Reardon

a personal guide to the game.

by John Hennessey

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Published by St. Michael in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reardon, Ray.

  • Edition Notes

    Previous edition, 1985.

    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20184221M

      Ronnie O’Sullivan needed just one frame of the evening session to secure an win over Kyren Wilson, drawing him level with Ray Reardon and Steve Davis on . The club was founded in and is based on the lower level of Crackington Institute. There have been a number of improvements to the facilities over the years, including an extension opened by Ray Reardon in Crackington Snooker Club is considered by many to have the best club facilities in the area with superior quality fully heated tables.

      Ray had to travel miles per week in order to earn this money. To conclude, Ray Reardon was a player who was ahead of his generation and dominated the sport for over twenty years. He inspired many new players and branded a style of play that was sleek but also ruthless, capturing his opponent in either tight snookers or low scoring frames. O’Sullivan sits third on the list of overall World Championship titles, with Stephen Hendry at the summit on seven and both Steve Davis and Ray Reardon joint in second on six.

    Product ID: / SCAN-IND Ray Reardon. World Snooker 87 Ray Reardon. This photograph originates from a press photo archive. PERSONAL GIFT. Who is your father’s sports idol?. or your mothers rockstar?.Seller Rating: % positive.   Reardon’s stories about Higgins could fill a book but the one that most amuses him on this particular day is when he broke his ankle after jumping out of a window of his girlfriend’s first.


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Enjoying snooker with Ray Reardon: A personal guide to the game Unknown Binding – January 1, by Ray Reardon (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating4/5(1). The text on the back cover reads: In Five Minutes Ray Reardon claims to be able to show any player how to acquire the basic Snooker skills.

However, don't judge the book on the 'basic' aspect. This book has information to help even the player who is past the novice stage. The best thing about the book is in its simple approach/5(7). Enjoying Snooker with Ray Reardon: A Personal Guide to the Game; Enjoying Snooker with Ray Reardon: A Personal Guide to the Enjoying snooker with Ray Reardon book.

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UK Delivery Rates. Delivery Option Delivery Time Cost Additional Item; Standard Delivery: 3 - 5 Working. Classic Snooker book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(3).

Bedside Snooker [Reardon, Ray] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Bedside Snooker. Dracula. Ray Reardon was snooker’s greatest player of the s. The former policeman and miner won the Welsh amateur title six years in succession, enjoying a great rivalry with Cliff Wilson.

The decline in the mining industry saw the Reardon family move to the Potteries in search of work. But it didn’t prevent Reardon hitting a rich seam of form including an English amateur triumph over John Spencer.

Buy Classic Snooker by Ray Reardon online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Reardon remained one of snooker's top players into his 50s, and thus set a number of records which still stand. He is snooker's oldest world champion (inaged 45 years and days), the oldest player to win a ranking event (in50 years and 14 days), and the oldest player to hold the number one ranking (, 50 years old).

Ray Reardon. Forum for Snooker News, Snooker Coaching, Snooker History. Ray Reardon, John Spencer and Alex Higgins for guiding it into the TV era Steve Davis for professionalising it I used to enjoy watching Mans but his form seemed to decline sharply after that Masters win in   I thought Ray was known as "Dracula", but seems i am mistaken.

He is clearly a dog. Nice to see old Ray just enjoying his time and having some time, but also playing some quality snooker. The World Snooker Championship (also known as the Embassy World Snooker Championship for sponsorship purposes) was a professional ranking snooker tournament that took place at two venues.

This was the first world championship to be sponsored by Embassy; their sponsorship lasted for the next 30 years. Ray Reardon won in the final 27–16 against Alex Higgins. Full list and pricing below.

Prices starting at $5. Inspections welcome. Bulk order offers will be entertainied. NAME AUTHOR PRICE Through The Looking Glass Alex Higgins $ Hurrican Higgins Snooker Scrapbook Alex Higgins $ Cliff Thorburn's Snooker Skills Cliff Thorburn $ Guinness Book of Snooker Clive Everton $ Better Billiards and Snooker Clive Everton $ The Story.

Davis's epic match with Reardon would earn a place in the Guinness Book of Records (as the longest recorded snooker session) and Reardon would later note that he learned more from that match than he had in the previous 20 years. That same year BBC TV started its Pot Black series.

Ray Reardon, MBE (8 October ) is a Welsh retired snooker player who dominated the sport in the s, winning six World Championships. Despite being a genial figure, his dark widow's peak and sharp-toothed grin earned him the nickname "Dracula". Contents[show] Early life Reardon was born on 8 Octoberin the coal mining community of Tredegar in Monmouthshire.

Wanting to play snooker. Ronnie O’Sullivan has a chance to claim a sixth world title – and move level with Ray Reardon and Steve Davis – after beating Mark Selby Photograph: Benjamin Mole/WST/Shutterstock.

Ray Reardon spent his early years in Stoke-on-Trent as a miner like his father; His golf handicap is 18, he still beats all comers at snooker and generally 'gets on with enjoying life'. About this Item: David & Charles Third Impression H/Back pictorial boards VG pp profuse b/w illus 9 x 6 g, semi autobigraphical, Ray Reardon takes the reader through the game of snooker explaining all aspects of the game including safety shots, striking the cue ball,potting, playing off the sides,splitting the pack and more.

It's nearly 10 years since snooker's Alex Higgins passed away at the age of 61 from White to Steve Davis, John Virgo, Cliff Thorburn, Ray Reardon and Barry Hearn. They have admired him. Leave a like and subscribe to see more videos like these. Classic Snooker: Best of Ray "Dracula" Reardon, one of snookers all time best.

Reardon dominated th. At the age of 44, O’Sullivan became the oldest competitor to capture the title sincewhen Ray Reardon, his former coach, won the event at the age of.

Snooker is an offshoot of a parent sport, billiards, which grew out of the indoor version of a French croquet-style game. All billiards games involve hitting balls with cues, as you probably know. Ray Reardon playing in the World Snooker Championship Final at the City Exhibition Hall in Manchester where he defeated Eddie Charlton Photograph: Bob Thomas/Getty Images Facebook Twitter.The Masters is snooker’s most prestigious invitational title involving only the world’s elite top 16 players.

The Masters is a professional snooker tournament and the second longest running tournament outside the World Championship and is one of the Triple Crown events.