O’Sullivan counted spots on the spoon

“He had the upper hand, he’s a tough player and a tough competitor. I was losing it midway at 6-3 down, I was struggling out there, but I had to find a way of staying focused.”

O’Sullivan revealed he did so by counting spots on the side of a spoon.

“There were 108 dots on either side, and I was counting them in twos and threes,” he explained. “It was my little mental exercise.

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Is it just me that finds that quite odd?