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Snooker players Alex Higgins and Jimmy White (1985)

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Caption   Snooker players Alex Higgins and Jimmy White (1985)
Programme   Snooker: Carlsberg Challenge  
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Personalities/Groups   Higgins, Alexander Gordon (1949 - 2010)
White, James (1962 -)
Description   Snooker players Alex 'Hurricane' Higgins (left) and Jimmy White in a shot taken to publicise RTÉ Television's 'Snooker: Carlsberg Challenge', in Studio 6 in early September 1985.

This was the second year of the Carlsberg Challenge, a three-day championship which featured four leading snooker players competing against one another for a prize of £36,000 sterling. The matches were broadcast live on RTÉ Television on 6, 7 and 8 September 1985. The RTÉ Guide of 30 August 1985 published a two-page feature on the competition.  
Collection   RTÉ Stills Department  
Photographer   Rowe, John  
Date of photograph   01/Sep/1985 - 06/Sep/1985
(01/Sep/1985 - 06/Sep/1985)  
Rights holder   RTÉ  
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