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Ronnie “Rocket” O’Sullivan equalled Stephen Hendry’s record of seven world snooker titles in Sheffield on Monday but he has more in common with another complex and outspoken world champion — Tyson Fury — than the unflashy Scotsman.

Like heavyweight boxing champion Fury, O’Sullivan has battled his demons — namely depression.

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