Murphy defies adversity to clinch Welsh Open triumph

Shaun Murphy sealed his second ranking event victory of the season in style but says snooker is the ‘hardest sport in the world.’

Shaun Murphy sealed his second ranking event victory of the season in style but says snooker is the ‘hardest sport in the world.’

The world No.10 was in thrilling form in his ManBetX Welsh Open final against Kyren Wilson, breezing past the three-time ranking event winner 9-1 to lift two major trophies in the same season for the first time in his career.

Murphy raced into a remarkable 7-1 lead at the interval after breaks of 108, 84, 76 and 134, before...
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2020-02-17 12:59
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