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Watch: Superb Ronnie O'Sullivan Reaches 1000th Century As He Wins Players Championship

Watch: Superb Ronnie O'Sullivan Reaches 1000th Century As He Wins Players Championship

Ronnie O'Sullivan became the first man to reach 1,000 career centuries as he secured a 10-4 win over Neil Robertson with a dream finish in the Players Championship final.

O'Sullivan delivered the remarkable achievement with a 134. It came in sublime fashion, as the five-time world champion, paused to tease fans, switched the cue to his left hand and potted the red.

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O'Sullivan had started the week on  994 career centuries. He quickly progressed to 997 before delivering known during his semi-final win over Mark Allen. However, it was all set up perfectly after landing two centuries in the afternoon session.

The Rocket’ embraced his opponent at the end and thanked his fans for their support after the match.

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