Mark Selby's victory makes it a double celebration in Leicester - The Irish News

Mark Selby's victory makes it a double celebration in Leicester

Mark Selby shows where his football allegiances lie after his victory in Monday night's World Snooker Championship final at the Crucible
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John Skilbeck
MARK SELBY missed out on the Vardy party but was the star guest at celebrations in his honour in Sheffield after landing a second Betfred World Championship title. The Leicester cueman potted glory at the Crucible, beating Ding Junhui 18-14 in a match that finished just minutes after Claudio Ranieri's phenomenal Foxes clinched the Barclays Premier League top prize. England striker Jamie Vardy, a friend of Selby's, was hosting a gathering of Leicester players and it would be perhaps excusable if they missed the finale to the snooker at the Crucible. Selby, a committ[...]

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