By Adam Shergold for MailOnline
Published: 14:40 BST, 3 May 2021 | Updated: 14:43 BST, 3 May 2021
A British sporting event has been witnessed by a capacity crowd for the first time in over a year.
The third session of the World Snooker Championship final between Mark Selby and Shaun Murphy saw a sell-out crowd at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
Monday's final two sessions of the 17-day tournament sold out over the weekend with a full house of 980 spectators enjoying a nip and tuck final.
A sold-out crowd of 980 at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield cheered and applauded as the players walked out for the third session of the World Snooker Championship final on Monday
The final is the first sporting event in the United Kingdom with a capacity crowd in over a year
Mark Selby and Shaun Murphy are competing for the most prestigious prize in snooker
There was a euphoric cheer and standing ovation to welcome the two players into the auditorium on Monday afternoon as the country took another step towards normality after the Covid-19