Brilliant Selby defends world title in thrilling final – report & video

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Mark Selby defended his World Championship title with a stunning comeback to beat John Higgins 18-15 and secure his third crown in four years.

Selby, 33, had trailed 10-4 but claimed nine out of 10 frames to lead 13-11.

Higgins had a mini revival helped by a contentious refereeing decision, but Selby kept his composure to win.