Snooker player Alex Higgins playing in Masters Final; 1981

GVs of Alex Higgins, Snooker Player from Northern Ireland, playing in the Final match against Terry Griffiths. Higgins pots a red ball, and narrowly misses the white cue ball going into a pocket. The Commentator can be heard saying, "Well, the old old saying that, 'Fortune favours the brave'...certainly had a go there, caught the jaw of the middle pocket, and left himself beautifully on the pink." Wembley Conference Centre, London, UK; 1981 (BBC Sport - Alex Higgins 1981 The Benson And Hedges Masters 10173811 - 10311306 - 01/02/1981 - AEXZ134L)
GVs of Alex Higgins, Snooker Player from Northern Ireland, playing in the Final match against Terry Griffiths. Higgins pots a red ball, and narrowly misses the white cue ball going into a pocket. The Commentator can be heard saying, "Well, the old old saying that, 'Fortune favours the brave'...certainly had a go there, caught the jaw of the middle pocket, and left himself beautifully on the pink." Wembley Conference Centre, London, UK; 1981 (BBC Sport - Alex Higgins 1981 The Benson And Hedges Masters 10173811 - 10311306 - 01/02/1981 - AEXZ134L)
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