Dennis Taylor, April 1985.
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Snooker World Champion Dennis Taylor (b 1949) is welcomed home by sons Damian and Brendan. Irish snooker player Dennis Taylor became world champion after beating Steve Davis in a tense final watched by over 18 million TV viewers. He is now a commentator for the BBC. The banner in the background reads: 'Welcome home Dad'.