Ruthless Allen storms into World Open final

MARK Allen is just one more win away from defending his Haikou World Open crown after a superb semi-final win over John Higgins. Allen, who won his first world ranking title in this event last year, will play Matthew Stevens in Sunday’s final after being in superb touch against the four-times world champion, recording a…

Determined Stevens reaches World Open final

MATTHEW Stevens is through to the Haikou World Open final after coming back from behind to defeat Neil Robertson in a gripping semi-final. Today’s win ensured the Welshman will make his first appearance in a major ranking final since the Bahrain Championship back in November 2008. Before that you have to go back to the…