A total of 32 players will battle it out over the coming two days to secure a place in the 2017 World Championship.
A tense and busy night on Monday saw the second qualifying round draw to a close. Now the two dozen players remaining in the draw are just one win away from booking a place at the Crucible Theatre.
The 2017 World Championship starts on Saturday (April) but there is a still the important matter of finding out who the world’s elite stars will face in the opening round of snooker’s biggest showcase.
That will be decided tomorrow (Wednesday) on Judgement Day when all the final qualifying round matches come to a conclusion.
Those among the names with work to do include former world champions Mark Williams – a recent China Open finalist, Peter Ebdon and Scotland’s Graeme Dott.
And there are several names who will be bidding to make their Crucible debuts including recent China Open semi-finalist Hossein Vafaei, Zhou Yuelong, Noppon Saengkham, Yan Bingtao, Hammad Miah, Alexander Ursenbacher, Yu Delu, Li Hang, Akani Songsermsawad and England pair Gary Wilson and David Grace.
THE FINAL QUALIFYING ROUND MATCHES IN FULL
Mark Williams vs Stuart Carrington
Tom Ford vs Hossein Vafaei
Lee Walker vs Noppon Saengkham
Li Hang vs Stephen Maguire
Mark King vs Xiao Guodong
Ben Woollaston vs Zhou Yuelong
Jamie Jones vs Graeme Dott
Fergal O’Brien vs David Gilbert
Akani Songsermsawad vs David Grace
Luca Brecel vs Dominic Dale
Gary Wilson vs Michael White
Rory McLeod vs Hammad Miah
Michael Holt vs Peter Ebdon
Rod Lawler vs Jimmy Robertson
Yan Bingtao vs Alexander Ursenbacher
Yu Delu vs Martin Gould