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    Video caption: 'Goodness, gracious me' - Gary Wilson follows Ali Carter's fluke with one of his own

    Watch as Gary Wilson follows Ali Carter's amazing fluke shot with one of his own during their quarter-final match at the World Snooker Championship.

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    Video caption: Kyren Wilson and David Gilbert trade lucky shots at the World Snooker Championship
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    Video caption: World Snooker Championship: Kyren Wilson pots white from break, miscues with rest

    Kyren Wilson suffers a calamitous start in the quarter-final of the World Snooker Championship, potting the white from the break and miscuing terribly with the rest.

  4. Judd Trump opens up 7-1 lead over Stephen Maguire

    Judd Trump made three centuries to take a 7-1 lead over Stephen Maguire in the World Championship quarter-finals.

    Trump won the last six frames in his second-round win over Ding Junhui and took the first six against Maguire.

    The Englishman made breaks of 131, 67, 106, 78 and 101 against the Scot to build a huge lead going into Wednesday's sessions.

    Read the full report here.

    Judd Trump
  5. How can I watch the World Snooker Championship?

    Wednesday, 01 May


    Highlights - 04:25-05:10 & 07:10-08:00, BBC Red Button

    Extra - 02:25-04:25, 05:10-07:10 & 08:00-10:00, BBC Red Button

    Quarter-finals live

    10:00-11:15, 13:00-18:00 & 19:00-20:00,BBC Two

    10:00-14:00, 14:30-18:00 & 19:00-23:00, BBC Red Button

    Tables one & two, 10:00-14:00, 14:30-18:00 & 19:00-23:00, BBC iPlayer, Connected TV and online


    23:15-00:05,BBC Two


    00:05-02:05,BBC Two

  6. What is the World Snooker Championship?

    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).

  7. 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