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John Higgins on course for £55k bonus after hitting historic 147 break in Snooker World Championship win over Maflin

1 month ago   |   By The Irish Sun


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John Higgins becomes the SEVENTH player to score a World Championship 147 - the first since 2012

John Higgins becomes the SEVENTH player to score a World Championship 147 - the first since 2012

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

John Higgins made only the 11th 147 break at the World Championship to keep alive his hopes of reaching the Crucible quarter-finals. The 2019 finalist was trailing Kurt Maflin 7-4 at the time.
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John Higgins scores spectacular 147 at World Snooker Championship: Watch in full

John Higgins scores spectacular 147 at World Snooker Championship: Watch in full

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

Higgins made the first maximum of the tournament in eight years as he cemented what was an impressive morning session in a close tie with Kurt Maflin
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John Higgins makes his first Crucible 147 at World Snooker Championship

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Scot responds in style after trailing Kurt Maflin overnight First maximum break at the Crucible since 2012 John Higgins scored only the 11th 147 break at the Crucible to keep alive his hopes of reaching the quarter-finals of the World Snooker Championship. The world No 5, who trailed Norway's Kurt Maflin 5-3 overnight, made a strong start to Thursday's morning session of his best-of-25 frame, second-round match and reduced the deficit to one. Maflin, the world No 43, responded with the next frame before he moved three ahead after a break of 97.
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John Higgins makes 147 break at World Snooker Championship

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

It is the 10th 147 the Scot has made in his career but his first at the sport's most famous venue
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John Higgins makes the first 147 break at the World Snooker Championship for eight years

John Higgins makes the first 147 break at the World Snooker Championship for eight years

1 month ago   |   By Metro

John Higgins made the stunning break against Kurt Maflin
John Higgins became only the sixth player to make a maximum 147 break at the Crucible, and the first since 2012, in his second round World Snooker Championship match against Kurt Maflin.
The Scot made the 10th maximum of his career, but it was his first at the Crucible and his first since the Scottish Open in 2018.
It is the 11th 147 in the history of the World Snooker Championship since Cliff Thorburn made the first way back in 1983.
After a change to the rules ahead of the World Championship, Higgins secures himself a hefty bonus...
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