Australia's Neil Robertson aiming to break the curse of the Crucible



Australia's Neil Robertson says he has 'got the game and the mentality' to make world championship history at the Crucible. Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA Neil Robertson's quest over the next 17 days is to defy the curse of the Crucible by doing what Steve Davis, Stephen Hendry, and Ronnie O'Sullivan never managed to achieve, and become the first debut world champion to retain the title.
The Australian meets Judd Trump in the opening round when the tournament starts tomorrow, having defeated Graeme Dott 18-13 in last year's gruelling final, which ended at 12.54am on the Tuesday.
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15 April 2011 in Sport, Views: 4
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