Trump makes snooker history as world champion secures title feat


Englishman Judd Trump landed a sixth snooker score identify throughout the 2019-20, surroundings a brand spanking new report, alternatively no person used to be as soon as there to seem it happen.

Judd Trump become the main snooker player to win six score titles in a season as the sphere champion landed the Gibraltar Open behind closed doors on Sunday.

The feat of five wins in a season has up to now been finished by means of Ronnie O’Sullivan, Stephen Hendry, Ding Junhui and Mark Selby, alternatively Trump went one step further together with his latest good fortune.

Three centuries in a Four-Three win over fellow Englishman Kyren Wilson gave him a £50,000 winners’ cheque, and Trump landed a £150,000 bonus too for finishing very best of the European Series prize-money record.

The 30-year-old had runs of 125, 144 and 123 in his victory over Wilson, which spotted history finished without any spectators as a result of issues over the spread of coronavirus.

World number one Trump’s dazzling good fortune throughout the 2019-20 season previous to dressed in off the Gibraltar identify had noticed him win the International Championship, World Open, Northern Ireland Open, German Masters and Players Championship.