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In-form Mickelson ready for Open Championship

In-form Mickelson ready for Open Championship

Phil Mickelson prepared for the upcoming Open Championship with an impressive victory at the Scottish Open to claim his maiden regular European Tour title, as the lefty overcame a potentially disastrous three-putt bogey at his last hole to [read more]

Open observers hoping McIlroy’s misery ends

Open observers hoping McIlroy’s misery ends

One of the highlights of the British summer – The Open Championship, this year staged at Muirfield – is coming up and many golf fans will be wondering if it will be the tournament that world number two Rory McIlroy finally [read more]

What do athletes do when they’re not in the game?

What do athletes do when they’re not in the game?

We always imagine NFL and NBA athletes to be focused on the game, always training in anticipation for the next big event. In reality, they enjoy their downtime just as much as we do. But what do they get up to when they’re not in the [read more]

Woods back in business after Miami victory

Woods back in business after Miami victory

Tiger Woods dispelled claims he is not ready to challenge in the golf betting odds for major titles this season, after winning his second tournament of 2013 at the World Golf Championships in Miami last weekend. The American, currently [read more]

Selby masters third title

Selby masters third title

Mark Selby won his third Masters title on Sunday, beating the defending champion Neil Robertson 10-6, in a final that took place at London’s Alexandra Palace. The Englishman didn’t possess the best cue action in the competition until [read more]

Selby triumphs in Munich

Selby triumphs in Munich

World number one, Mark Selby beat Graeme Dott 4-3 to win the European Players Tour Championship Event 6 (also known as Munich Open) and record another smashing victory in less than a month.   On December 9th 2012 an overwhelmed Selby was [read more]

World Snooker deal extended

World Snooker deal extended

The BBC will continue to broadcast snooker’s biggest domestic tournaments until at least 2017, extending the current agreement by three years. The BBC will continue as host broadcaster of the World Championship, the UK Championship and [read more]

Looking back at a very snooker-ish 2012

Looking back at a very snooker-ish 2012

It must be some kind of tradition to look back at the recently ended year and review what happened and what did not happen, but hopefully will become a reality next year. So it comes as no surprise that The Upcoming has decided to take [read more]

Selby crowned UK snooker champion

Selby crowned UK snooker champion

Mark Selby became the 36th winner of the UK Championship after beating Shaun Murphy 10-6 in the final held at the Barbican Centre, York.   In a thrilling match that kept the audience awake past midnight, the player nicknamed The Jester [read more]

A Rocket-less season of snooker?

A Rocket-less season of snooker?

Ronnie O’Sullivan has officially announced his withdrawal from the remaining 2012/2013 season. The chances to see the “Rocket” defending his fourth world title are diminishing considerably. It is now a confirmed fact that [read more]

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