Lee powers past Milkins to reach final

STEPHEN Lee is through to the final of the Haikou World Open after an impressive performance to beat Robert Milkins. Despite losing a scrappy opening frame, Lee responded by winning the next two frames before Milkins levelled the scores at 2-2 prior to the mid-session interval. But after the break Lee was in great form and showed why he has returned…

Allen reaches final after super comeback

A STUNNING fightback from Mark Allen earned him a place in the Haikou World Open final earlier today. In a thrilling semi-final, the Northern Ireland star came back from the brink of defeat at 5-2 down to topple world-number one Mark Selby. Selby looked destined to make his second consecutive world ranking event final when he took a…

Haikou World Open – Day 5 Report

ROBERT Milkins produced one of his best results during his professional career to knock out John Higgins in the Haikou World Open. The Gloucester potter secured a place in the semi-finals with an impressive display and shock win against last year’s World Championship winner winning 5-3. A quality start which saw Milkins hit breaks of 117 and 97 put him 2-0…