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Summary

  1. Semi-finals - best of 33 frames
  2. Evening session: Barry Hawkins (Eng) 5-3 Mark Williams (Wal)
  3. Afternoon session: John Higgins (Sco) 5-3 Kyren Wilson (Eng)

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All times stated are UK

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  1. When can I watch today?

    All times are BST and subject to late changes

    Full BBC TV and online listings for day 13 of the World Snooker Championship.

    Live coverage

    13:00-18:00 & 19:00-20:00, BBC Two

    19:00-23:00, BBC Red Button

    Table One, 13:00-18:00, BBC iPlayer, Connected TV and online

    Highlights

    23:15-00:05, BBC Two

    snooker balls
  2. Video content

    Video caption: World Snooker Championship: John Higgins beats Judd Trump in a final-frame thriller
  3. 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
  4. Get Inspired: How to get into snooker

    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