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Summary

  1. First round - best of 19 frames
  2. Earlier: Anthony McGill 3-6 Ryan Day - Table two
  3. Result: John Higgins 10-7 Thepchaiya Un-Nooh - Table one
  4. Earlier: Judd Trump 6-3 Chris Wakelin - Table one
  5. Result: Neil Robertson 5-10 Robert Milkins - Table two
  6. Result: Mark Williams 10-5 Jimmy Robertson

Live Reporting

All times stated are UK

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  1. Owen Phillips

    BBC Sport at the Crucible Theatre, Sheffield

    Neil Robertson

    Owen Phillips

    BBC Sport at the Crucible Theatre, Sheffield

    Former champion Neil Robertson becomes the sixth seed to go out in the World Championship first round as he loses to Robert Milkins.

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    Video caption: World Snooker Championship 2018: 'Can you believe it?' - Un-Nooh misses 147 attempt
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    Video caption: Snooker World Champiosnhip: Williams shows class against Robertson

    Two-time champion Mark Williams booked his place in the second round of the Snooker World Championship beating Jimmy Robertson 10-5 at the Crucible in Sheffield.

  4. Owen Phillips

    BBC Sport at the Crucible Theatre, Sheffield

    Neil Roberston

    Owen Phillips

    BBC Sport at the Crucible Theatre, Sheffield

    Neil Robertson believes changing his tip halfway through his defeat by Robert Milkins affected his chances of victory.

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    Video caption: Mark Allen gives his thoughts ahead of his second round match against Joe Perry.

    Mark Allen gives his thoughts ahead of his second round match against Joe Perry.

  6. Owen Phillips

    BBC Sport at the Crucible Theatre, Sheffield

    Stuart Bingham

    Owen Phillips

    BBC Sport at the Crucible Theatre, Sheffield

    Stuart Bingham will take a break from snooker and refocus on next season after losing in round one of the World Championship.

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  7. Walden quashes Brecel's fightback

    Five best shots

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    Video caption: World Snooker Championship 2018: Ricky Walden quashes Luca Brecel's fightback

    Watch five of the best shots as Ricky Walden quashed Luca Brecel's fightback to secure a 10-6 victory in the first round of the World Championship on Tuesday.

  8. Lisowski hits 'shot of tournament so far' as he knocks out Bingham

    Five best shots

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    Video caption: Jack Lisowski hits 'shot of tournament' in Mark Bingham win

    Watch five of the best shots as Jack Lisowski pulled off a superb 10-7 win over Stuart Bingham on Tuesday, including the "shot of the tournament so far".

  9. When can I watch today?

    All times are BST and subject to late changes

    Full BBC TV and online listings for day seven of the World Snooker Championship.

    Live coverage

    13:00-18:00, BBC Two

    13:00-18:00 & 19:00-23:00, BBC Red Button

    Tables One & Two, 13:00-18:00; 19:00-23:00, BBC iPlayer, Connected TV and online

    Highlights

    23:15-00:05, BBC Two

    Extra

    00:05-02:05, BBC Two

    Replays

    18:00-19:00, BBC Red Button

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  10. What is it?

    The World Championship is snooker's biggest event and has been staged since 1927. It has been hosted in its modern form by Sheffield's Crucible Theatre since 1977.

    It is one part of snooker's 'Triple Crown' events alongside the UK Championship and the Masters.

    The event has seen some of the biggest names in snooker throughout the decades win the trophy, including Stephen Hendry (seven titles) and Ronnie O'Sullivan (five titles).

    World Snooker Championship trophy
  11. Get Inspired: How to get into snooker

    Get Inspired

    #GetInspired

    Whether you choose to play competitively or socially, snooker is sure to get your brain working.

    It requires skill and concentration and will improve your focus and hand-eye coordination.

    Anyone can play regardless of age, gender or ability and it's not an expensive sport to get into.

    Snooker is essentially a simple sport, once the rules of the game have been learnt - to do just that click here.

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    Video caption: Get Inspired: How World Snooker is helping build confidence in the community