Jimmy White: Sports Life Stories

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Snooker legend Jimmy White talks to Adam Darke about his life in sport, from discovering his love for snooker as a youngster to fighting back from testicular cancer and losing five consecutive world finals.

With contributions from five-time world snooker champion Ronnie O’Sullivan, along with Jimmy’s children Lauren, Breeze, Georgia and Tommy, the programme chronicles the progress of ‘the Whirlwind' from discovering his natural talent for the sport as a youngster through his years of drinking and gambling to his current small hope of winning that elusive world title.

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