May 7 at Sheffield ended the world snooker championship. He won his Welshman mark Williams, who defeated in the final to John Higgins. After the tournament the representative of Wales had to appear at a press conference naked, as he had previously concluded a corresponding bet.
In the final of the world snooker championship mark Williams met with John Higgins. During the match, the Welshman was a two-fold advantage, however, the match turned dramatically and the Scot almost turned the tide of the match. But Williams still managed to contain the opposition and won with the score 18:16, becoming a triple world champion.
On the eve of the world championship mark said that if he can win the tournament, at the final press conference he will come naked. The athlete kept his word and appeared before the press wrapped in a towel, getting rid of him only after he sat down at the table.
He’s a man of his word…
As promised, Mark Williams has arrived for his press conference as world champion – naked! ?#bbcsnooker pic.twitter.com/yEF9h2MqMF
— BBC Snooker (@BBCSnooker) may 7, 2018
Interestingly, 43-year-old Williams set a record for the time between the conquest of the two titles. Last time he won the world championship 15 years ago in 2003, and was first won this tournament in 2000.
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