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John Higgins, the four-times world champion, is no stranger to success. But even Higgins, regarded as one of snooker's greatest ever players, has found silverware hard to come by in recent times. Since winning the World Championship at the beginning of May 2011, the 37-year-old has failed to win any of snooker's three major titles – the World, UK Championship or Masters.
Surely the argument over whether this is a sport or not can be considered redundant
Taylor won his 16th world title on Tuesday night, beating Michael van Gerwen
Taylor won his 16th world darts title after overcoming Michael van Gerwen