World Snooker Championship final: Judd Trump in incredible fightback to cut Ronnie O’Sullivan’s lead

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Udd Trump staged an incredible fightback in the World Championship final on Monday.

Behind Ronnie O’Sullivan 12-5 overnight, the task for the 2019 winner seemed insurmountable at the start of the day.

Trump, however, cut the deficit to three frames by taking the next two, including a potentially pivotal 23rd frame in which O’Sullivan dripped red into the jaws of the top pocket, and Trump nervously switched to pink to make it 13-10. .

A missed black cost Trump in the next one as he let O’Sullivan in for a 51 break, which proved enough for him to restore a four-frame lead.

In the final frame from the session, O’Sullivan resorted to using a lighter to burn a wire from the end of his tail, but it was his pursuit of a seventh title that threatened to go up in smoke when Trump took the lead. last frame of the session with a break of 105 to reduce the deficit to 14-11 before Monday night’s conclusion.

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