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Kerry and Leitrim unite to cheer on Rocket Ronnie at The Crucible

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A LITTLE BIT CLOSER to home than Augusta National in Georgia but The Kingdom is once again representing at a major sporting event.

Eagle-eyed reader Trevor Fleming spotted two snooker fans, sporting Kerry and Leitrim GAA jerseys, at the World Championship Final at The Crucible, Sheffield:

Well played sirs, well played. (Credit: BBC – h/t trevor Fleming]

The finalists, Ronnie O’Sullivan and Barry Hawkins, traded the opening four frames of the final’s Monday afternoon session. ‘The Rocket’ O’Sullivan currently leads 80-1 shot 12-9 in the best of 35 frames final.

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