The Scot knocked out a reigning world champion at the Crucible for the second time in his career.
Tag: Ronnie O’Sullivan
Another record could be heading the Rocket’s way in this year’s tournament.
The Englishman has triumphed at the Crucible on six occasions, but there have been several painful defeats as well.
The Rocket was slow to lift off but finished with a bang.
The Australian lost only 12 frames in the entire tournament.
It marks a repeat of the title-deciding showdown from 2019.
There are four players still in the race for the £150,000 champion’s cheque.
It was the third time they’ve met in 2021 already.
It is the second-last ranking event of the 2020/21 snooker season.