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Vincent Hogan: A heavenly talent with Dante's anger in his head

Published 26/07/2010 | 08:11

THERE is a corner of Heaven today getting pulled, kicking and screaming, down to the local Jam Pot.

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Now you won't be alone if you doubt the possibility of Alex Higgins ever clapping eyes on Saint Peter, let alone getting beyond the padlocked gate.

He led an often sinful life and, to be perfectly honest, wasn't always the most gracious of men. But every mother loved him and, I suspect, the weight of female prayer will probably swing the deal now.

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