Neil Robertson makes 147 maximum break

Neil Robertson in action during his first round match against Robert Milkins during their World Snooker Championship on April 25, 2013
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Australia's Neil Robertson scores the third 147 of his career in the final of the UK Championships.

Neil Robertson made a maximum 147 in the final of the UK Championships in York this afternoon.

Up against Liang Wenbo, the world number three was 3-2 in front when he potted 15 reds and 15 blacks, followed by all of the colours.

As well as being the third 147 of his career after previous triumphs at the China Open and Wuxi Classic, the Australian has also collected £44,000 in prize money.

Robertson's latest maximum is the 115th that has been officially recorded by the sport's governing body.

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