Home News Breaking News

Snooker – Walden claims Hendry scalp

Ricky Walden

RICKY Walden has just claimed the biggest scalp of his career – the legendary Stephen Hendry.

The 25-year-old from Bagillt edged out the seven-time world champion – arguably the greatest player to ever pick up a cue – 5-4 to book his place in the second round of the Shanghai Masters.

World number 35 Walden will now play world number 10 Neil Robertson in the last 16 on Thursday.

ON FRIDAY – See The Flintshire Chronicle for more on Ricky’s victory to remember.

Breaking News

Teenager suffers life-threatening injuries in road crash

A TEENAGE girl has been transferred to Walton Hospital in Liverpool with life-threatening injuries following a crash in Read

New school to be named Ysgol Maes Hyfryd

THE new secondary special school on Flint High School’s campus is to be called Ysgol Maes Hyfryd. Read