A down on his luck Irishman in London decides to play snooker for money.
Did You Know?
Harry 'Flash' Gordon, the name of Bob Geldof
's ace snooker playing character, refers to both the classic sci-fi hero Flash Gordon
(1980) and Captain Harry Flashman, the latter seen in Royal Flash
(1975) as well as various versions of Tom Brown's Schooldays. See more
In the final frame of a snooker contest a shot of the score board reads Bead Brookie 73, Henry Gordon 58. The commentator says 'Henry just needs the black for the championship' but the black which is 7 points added to the 58 makes 65. See more
Written by David Mackay
and Joe Fagin
Sung by Joe Fagin See more