By Nathan Salt For Mailonline
Published: 08:40 BST, 13 October 2020 | Updated: 09:00 BST, 13 October 2020
Ronnie O'Sullivan made a bold statement in the English Open first round as he beat Frenchman Brian Ochoiski with his nails painted pink.
The gesture said he 'wanted to give decent TV exposure' to breast cancer awareness charity Future Dreams.
World snooker champion O'Sullivan, who revealed he went to a nail salon to get them done before his English Open first round, is hopeful some of his peers make similar statements in the coming weeks.
Ronnie O'Sullivan made a major statement painting his nails pink at the English Open
His pink nails were a statement to raise