It was the summer time of 2010 (twenty first of July to be extra exact) when “Snooker, my love” weblog first noticed the sunshine of day and it has been such a tremendous and terrific journey ever since.
I’ve realized a lot alongside the best way, recognized so many individuals and skilled a lot snooker, that 8 years later I can actually take a look at myself within the mirror and see a greater individual than I used to be after I began all this.
It was by no means my intention to penetrate the “snooker media market” or get worldwide recognition for writing about snooker, however one way or the other, alongside the best way, it simply occurred. I’m glad it did.
This weblog saved my life in a couple of approach and it’ll proceed to take action, even when in the present day I’ve determined to jot down the final article.
My love for the sport of snooker and my ardour for what it stands for, won’t ever vanish, however generally, some issues, should come to an finish, so higher ones can start.
I’ve had the pleasure to know and even met most of the readers of “Snooker, my love” weblog and it has been a thrill. This is able to have by no means occurred with out you. Thanks for that!
What a tremendous achievement it’s to stay mates and construct connections with people who share the identical passions and pursuits as you! To really feel that you’re not alone in a world that’s slowly and sadly turning into an iceberg! You possibly can’t purchase stuff like that!
Lots of that this weblog began as a private undertaking, one thing that I felt I have to do, for a sport that saved me after I was in a really darkish level in my life. Now, I really feel like I’ve given again all that I may.
I might similar to to present my sincerest because of all of the people who stood by my aspect alongside this snooker journey, beginning with you, my dears readers, and persevering with with those that took the time to grant me interviews, reply my feverishly written e-mails and helped me see snooker as a press officer.
It has been a real privilege to know Lewis Ward and Ivan Hirschowitz from World Snooker in individual (large thanks guys for an unbelievable Masters expertise), the omniscient Matt Huart (I’ve realized a lot kind you!) but in addition to interview nose to nose our solely high Romanian snooker ref, Alex Crișan.
After all I am unable to but in addition thank all those that most well-liked to throw stones at me, than assist a sport that should develop in reputation. You have made this journey much more thrilling.
The weblog and snooker itself have had an immense constructive impression on my life they usually helped me developed as a person, but in addition as an expert, so it is not possible to simply say STOP in any respect of it.
That is why I’ll proceed to assist snooker and go to tournaments and present my appreciation for the gamers who work so exhausting but are so simply critiqued by commentators and the so-called sport followers. So, though a part of this marvelous journey stops right here, one other a part of it is going to proceed.
Hold the love for snooker alive my snooker loopies and combat for this sport in each approach you possibly can!
Over and out …
P.S. Some very particular thanks go to the one and solely, Steve Davis – the person who has not simply impressed me to choose myself off the bottom and begin doing what I really like probably the most (which is writing), but in addition to by no means cease believing in myself.