Maximum man beaten by Maflin

John Higgins suffered a 13-11 defeat to Kurt Maflin in the second round of snooker's World Championship, just hours after he'd produced a magnificent 147 break.

WATCH: Higgins bags Crucible maximum

John Higgins added another remarkable chapter to a wonderful Crucible career with a 147 break against Kurt Maflin at the World Championship.

Watch every 147 in Crucible history

There have been 11 maximum breaks in World Championship history, including three each from Ronnie O'Sullivan and Stephen Hendry. Relive them all here.

World Championship: Match previews

Judd Trump is back in action in the second round of the World Championship on Thursday - get our verdict here.

World Championship results & schedule

The Betfred World Championship is under way and runs until August 16. We have a complete draw and schedule plus results and much more in our guide.

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