Ronnie O'Sullivan, world snooker champion, tipped for 'Strictly'
Published Jul 12 2012, 11:27 BST | By Alex Fletcher
World Snooker Champion Ronnie O'Sullivan
is being lined up to appear on Strictly Come Dancing
The 36-year-old sports star is in "advanced talks" with the BBC One reality show, reports the Daily Mail
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A rep for O'Sullivan told the paper: "He is considering Strictly Come Dancing
. There are a lot of things being put in front of him.
"He is taking a break indefinitely from snooker and he has a lot of new projects already."
O'Sullivan is reportedly weighing up other offers from shows such as I'm A Celebrity
Previous snooker players on Strictly
have included Dennis Taylor and Willie Thorne. Both struggled on the show, leaving within the first five weeks.> 'Strictly' 2012 - Who do you want?
Other celebs linked to the 2012 series include cricketer Michael Vaughan, Westlife's Nicky Byrne, soap stars Charlie Brooks
and Michelle Keegan
and TV presenter Fern Britton.