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Suzanne McGonagle

A LIFE-long friendship forged following the tragic events on Buncrana pier saw Louise James join forces in the Belfast Marathon with the hero who saved her daughter. Ms James, who lost her partner, two sons, her mother and sister in the tragedy, was joined by Davitt Walsh to run in memory of her son Evan (8) who suffered from Duchenne muscular dystrophy.




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Mark Selby wins World Championship final at the Crucible

Mark Selby wins World Championship final at the Crucible

MARK SELBY swept to Crucible glory and gave Leicester a second trophy of the night to toast as he fended off Ding Junhui in the Betfred World Championship final.
Ding Junhui not getting carried away despite making World Championship final    Marco Fu overcomes tip trouble in gripping tie with Mark Selby    Marco Fu withstands Barry Hawkins' comeback to make semi-finals at the Crucible