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Higgins races to Avid gamers Championship preserve over O’Sullivan

John Higgins triumphed 10-3 over Ronnie O’Sullivan in the closing of the Avid gamers Championship on Sunday.

Higgins raced loyal into a 5-0 lead as it regarded as if O’Sullivan would be conscious up his Welsh Begin shut to-skedaddle away out with one other defeat at the closing hurdle.

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Breaks of 92, 68 and then two consecutive centuries of 142 and 138 helped Higgins assign a 5-frame profit before O’Sullivan hit an 82 to chop the salvage to 5-1.

Higgins then took the seventh frame before O’Sullivan knocked a gorgeous 144 rupture to end the session 6-2 down.

After the restart, the 2 gamers swapped frames, with O’Sullivan taking the 10th with an unanswered 110, whereas Higgins moved three frames from victory.

Two of those got here with enormous breaks, the first of 70 and then 77, with O’Sullivan unable to register a single level in defence as he remained sat in his chair.

A 127 rupture in the closing frame sealed the preserve for Higgins, the first ranking title to his title since the 2017/18 season.

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