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Snooker Kings Close In On Masters Trophy

BGC Masters Trophy
Published: 17 Jan 2012

As the Masters snooker championship hots up there are some potential classic match ups, but who will lift the trophy at the Ally Pally on Sunday.

Snooker’s biggest invitation event, the BGC Masters, is a building to a classic conclusion at Alexandra Palace in London over the next few days.

The tournament carries a top prize of £150,000 and is considered one of the sport’s most prestigious events.

Ronnie O’Sullivan and Judd Trump will meet in a mouth-watering quarter-final on Thursday. Other top stars like John Higgins, Mark Williams, Neil Robertson, Mark Selby and Shaun Murphy are also still involved so there will be some epic match-ups before Sunday’s final.

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