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SCOTLAND SNOOKER WORLD CHAMPIONS 2019

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2575: tabled on 02 July 2019

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 17 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House congratulates Scotland's winning Snooker World Cup team; recognises the achievement of John Higgins and Stephen Maguire in securing the trophy for Scotland for the first time in 13 years; praises the high standard of snooker on display from the Scottish team; notes that en route to their win Scotland defeated Wales and two Chinese teams in quick succession; further notes John Higgins's four World Championship and three UK Championship victories, making him a true master of the modern snooker era; acknowledges Stephen Maguire's UK Championship victory as well as four semi-final appearances and two World Championship semi-final appearances; and welcomes the first Snooker World Cup victory by a European team since 1996.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.