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Obituary: Snooker legend Alex Higgins

Former world snooker champion Alex Higgins has died at the age of 61 after suffering from throat cancer.

The 1972 and 1982 world champion, who was a heavy smoker, was reportedly found dead in his Belfast flat on Saturday.

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  • 24 Jul 2010
  • From the section UK