Snooker – Ronnie O’Sullivan: ‘The Rocket’ Achieves 15th Maximum Break

Ronnie O'Sullivan

Ronnie O’Sullivan hit his fifteenth professional maximum 147 break at the ongoing English Open 2018, 2 days in the wake of depicting the scene as a “hellhole”.

The 5-time world champ made the aggregate clearance in the last frame of his 2nd-round 4-0 whitewash of Allan Taylor at the K2 in Crawley.

Be that as it may, he should share the £17,000 add up to prize after Thepchaiya Un-Nooh’s 147 on Tuesday.

On Monday Ronnie O’Sullivan, 42, censured the venue, saying it possessed an aroma like urine.

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Be that as it may, the guarding champion was in wonderful shape against Essex cueman Taylor, additionally making a 135 break in the second edge, as he wrapped up triumph in a little more than 60 minutes.

In the mean time, world number one Mark Selby is out of the competition, losing 4-3 to individual Leicester potter Ben Woollaston on the final black.

It is O’Sullivan’s 2nd 147 in 2018, having made one against Elliot Slessor at the China Open in April.

His 200-plus breaks in the match likewise took the world number three to 956 professional career centuries.

Somewhere else on Wednesday, 2010 world champ Neil Robertson and world number 13 Ryan Day endured to the third round, yet China’s number two Liang Wenbo lost to Scotland’s Eden Sharav.

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