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6 Apr 2017

Loughborough's Dr Phil Sutton gives cue tips to help you amaze on the baize

In his starring-role-in-a-video big break, Loughborough University physicist Dr Phil Sutton gives us a potted guide to chalking your cue. And there's a chance you've been doing it wrong all this time!

The short video (which was picked up by ITV regional news this week) looks at the science of chalking and suggests the best method for doing so if you want to put a spin on the ball. 

So if your snooker game is a bit hit and miss, you'll want to check out Dr Sutton's cue tips by clicking the link below:

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