Ronnie O’Sullivan demolishes Shaun Murphy to seal UK Championship title

• O’Sullivan wows York Barbican with a majestic 10-5 victory in final
• Win sees 42-year-old equal records held by Steve Davis and Stephen Hendry

Ronnie O’Sullivan equalled two of snooker’s great records as he landed his sixth UK Championship title in stunning fashion. The 42-year-old crushed the 2008 champion Shaun Murphy’s hopes of a second success at the tournament, pulling away to clinch a 10-5 victory at the York Barbican.

O’Sullivan racked up breaks of 75, 104, 76, 103, 86 and 59 in a session where he produced a performance of the highest quality, swiftly and majestically tying up victory and taking home the top prize of £170,000.

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