Mark Selby is back on top form as he stormed to China Open glory after thrashing Barry Hawkins in a one-sided final.
Mark Selby showed more evidence that he has discovered his A game once again after he cruised his way into the China Open semi-finals.
Mark Allen will have to rely on other results to go his way if he is to be guaranteed a place in this year’s World Championship.
Neil Robertson kept his hopes of winning the China Open for a second time alive after making a superb comeback.
Stuart Bingham has become the second player in this year’s China Open to record a stunning maximum break.
Ronnie O’Sullivan has been knocked of the China Open after a surprising defeat in the second round – but he made sure he would not go away empty-handed in quite sensational style.
Mark Allen gave himself a huge boost in his bid to ensure automatic qualification for this year’s World Championship after making an impressive start in the China Open.
Monday sees the 17th China Open take place since it became a ranking event in the late 1990s.
The China Open gets underway on Monday with players looking to find their form ahead of the World Championship.
Excitement is building in the world of snooker with the sport’s blue ribbon event the World Championship just weeks away.