Snooker World Championship: Mark Selby hopes to break record

Defending champion Mark Selby hopes he can be the first winner to defend his title and end the World Championship "curse".

Selby, 31, beat defending champion Ronnie O'Sullivan 18-14 to win his first World Championship last year.

BBC Sport will bring you live coverage of the 2015 Snooker World Championship from Saturday, 18 April across BBC TV, Red Button, connected TVs, online, tablets and smartphones.