BBC coverage of the World Snooker Championship at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, England.
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Mark Williams won his second World title in 2003 by defeating Ken Doherty 18-16 in the final. Prize money peaked in 2003 with the winner receiving a record £270,000 and the 32 Crucible players getting at least £15,000. Ronnie O'Sullivan
made the fifth maximum break in the World Championship, becoming the first player to score two 147s in the event. See more
Referenced in Snuff Box: The Wedding