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'Genius with a snooker ball'

A new biography, Who Was Hurricane Higgins?, looks at the life of the mercurial snooker player who died a year ago in Belfast at the age of 61.

Nicola Stanbridge met its author Tony Francis and snooker player Jimmy White, Alex Higgins' best friend.

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