Snooker

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The BBC was crit­i­cised af­ter pulling live red-but­ton cov­er­age dur­ing the cli­max of the World Se­nior Snooker Cham­pi­onship. View­ers were asked to switch to the iPlayer or its web­site with Jimmy White and Ken Do­herty level at 4-4 in the best-of-nine fi­nal, which White won. High­lights of the Women’s Open golf were shown in­stead. “How can you leave ‘live sport’, in favour of high­lights?” said Shaun Mur­phy, the for­mer world cham­pion.

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