Thursday, March 4, 2021 13:25 PM (GMT + 7)
(Sports news, billiard news) After 9 years of not playing, the legend with the greatest achievement in snooker is not bad again.
Video of the “century” error and move by Hendry:
With billiard snooker, Ronie O’Sullivan is said to be the most inspirational and talented mechanic, but before that, Stephen Hendry was the most famous. In terms of achievements at the world championships, Hendry is often loved by the audience as “Ice Man” who is leading with 9 finalists and 7 championships.
Hendry returns after a nine-year hiatus
Ronnie O’Sullivan, Steve Davis and Ray Reardon are right behind Hendry with six times world champions. At the moment “The Rocket” O’Sullivan is still playing and in very good form, which may be the reason Hendry returned after nine years trying to stop his British colleague.
Legendary Hendry chose the Gibraltar Open tournament held in England to compete. Against Matthew Selt, the British world’s 35th-place player, the legend from Scotland had a not too bad performance.
Starting with a foul and losing the first game but then Scotland’s “Ice Man” won game 2. With a 1-2 lead, the 52-year-old had a stellar performance in game 4, he went “century” (scored more than 100 points) with 112 points. Sublimation of game 4, but in the final game of the 52-year-old legend still failed and accepted to leave the game in the first round.
After 9 years of not playing, Hendry still performed relatively well, which only made the audience and he felt satisfied. “I am quite satisfied, I do not let many mistakes, what I need is the absolute elimination of small errors, I think Matt played great, he did not miss a chance,” Hendry said after the game. .
For his part, world ranked 35th player Davis said: “If I lose that match, I will probably be stoned” to death “on social media.
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