Stephen Hendry News

  • Stephen Hendry can't play heyday shots because his body 'is getting wider' 20 Apr 2021 03:55 Daily Record & Sunday Mail Stephen Hendry has admitted his body has changed in the nine years he has been away from snooker’s elite. The 52-year-old seven times world champion told how his body is getting “wider” – meaning he can’t play shots like he could in his heyday. Not that he …
  • Stephen Hendry out of World Championship qualifying 08 Apr 2021 04:13 BBC Stephen Hendry won his last World Championship in 1999Stephen Hendry's quest to reach the World Championship is over after a heavy defeat by Xu Si in the second qualifying round in Sheffield. The seven-time world champion, playing only the third match …
  • Stephen Hendry beats Jimmy White in World Championship qualifying 05 Apr 2021 23:34 News (South Africa) Hendry (right) retired in 2012 after losing at the World ChampionshipsSeven-time world champion Stephen Hendry beat old rival Jimmy White in the first round of qualifying for this year's World Championship. The Scot, playing just his second match since …
  • World Championship qualifiers: Stephen Hendry keeping 'expectations down' on return 05 Apr 2021 08:44 BBC Stephen Hendry (left) beat Jimmy White (right) in four World Championship finals between 1990 and 1994Stephen Hendry says he is keeping "expectations down" about his comeback and his only goal is to make the World Championship main draw. Hendry, …
  • All eyes turn to Gibraltar Open as Stephen Hendry makes snooker comeback 04 Apr 2021 19:36 The Herald (Scotland) Sixteen-year-old Stephen Hendry stepped out for his first-round match at the Mercantile Credit Classic in Warrington in 1986 with the doubts of his fellow professionals ringing in his ears.Hendry had been hammered 9-2 on his debut at the UK Championship …
  • A look at sporting comebacks as Stephen Hendry prepares for his snooker return 04 Apr 2021 19:36 The Herald (Scotland) Stephen Hendry is set to launch his improbable snooker comeback in Milton Keynes on Tuesday, nine years after retiring from the professional tour.The 52-year-old joins a long list of major stars who could not resist giving their respective vocations one …
  • Undaunted Stephen Hendry targets centuries milestone despite comeback defeat 04 Apr 2021 19:36 The Herald (Scotland) Stephen Hendry will target eight hundred centuries and a return to the Crucible after making an impressive return to the professional snooker tour despite a 4-1 defeat to Matthew Selt in Milton Keynes.The seven-times world champion compiled the 776th three …
  • Stephen Hendry and Jimmy White’s World Championship final meetings 04 Apr 2021 19:35 The Herald (Scotland) Stephen Hendry and Jimmy White will renew their rivalry in the first round of qualifying for this year’s Betfred World Championship.Hendry, who recently made his comeback to the professional tour after nearly nine years in retirement, defeated White in the …
  • Ian St John memories, Michèle Mouton and Stephen Hendry's return | Classic YouTube 04 Mar 2021 12:15 The Guardian 1) Ian St John died this week at the age of 82. It was the Saint’s extra-time header against Leeds at Wembley that won Liverpool their first FA Cup in 1965. Signed in 1961, and in partnership with Roger Hunt, he was the star forward of Bill Shankly’s team …
  • Stephen Hendry: Seven-time world champion loses comeback match against Matthew Selt 02 Mar 2021 22:06 News (South Africa) Hendry has won 36 ranking titlesStephen Hendry was glad of his "nerves" as he reflected on losing his first match since coming out of retirement. The Scottish seven-time world champion lost 4-1 to Matthew Selt in the first round of the Gibraltar …