Snooker World Championship finalist Luca Brecel

 Luca Brecel reached in the final's

Ronnie O'Sullivan, a seven-time world champion, was earlier defeated by Brecel in the quarterfinals after he won seven frames in a row from behind.

At Sheffield's Crucible Theatre, Luca Brecel staged an incredible comeback to defeat Si Jiahui and earn a spot in the World Championship final against four-time world champion Mark Selby.


Brecel trailed the 20-year-old Chinese qualifier 14-5 before overcoming the biggest deficit in tournament history by winning 11 straight sets and winning


Ronnie O'Sullivan, a seven-time world champion, had previously been ousted by Brecel in the quarterfinals after coming from behind to win seven straight frames. Si, who is seeking to become the first world champion from a debutant since 1979 and the youngest finalist in the history of the Crucible, showed great calm to end Brecel's run of 11 frames with a break of 91. Brecel, on the other hand, maintained his composure to win the match in dramatic fashion.


Selby defeated Northern Ireland's Mark Allen 17–15 to advance to his sixth global final since his last victory in 2021. Before winning five straight frames, including one with a break of 103, Selby had a slim 11-10 lead going into the final session. Selby then took control of the match. Before Selby ended the match in the 32nd frame, though, Allen took the next five frames.


Meanwhile, Brecel was jubilant over his victory. "Winning is just unbelievable. It's the biggest game I've ever played. Brecel added, "I was shivering with shock. The 28-year-old Belgian, who has never advanced past the first round before, has now reached his first world final.


The final between Brecel and Selby looks to be an exciting contest between two players in excellent form. Brecel will be rested following his incredible comeback victory over Si, but Selby will be aiming to win his fifth global championship. It is anticipated that the tournament's spectacular run would come to a thrilling climax in the final.

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