Mark Selby extended his huge lead as the world’s number one after he successfully defended the International Championship with victory over Mark Allen. Advertisements
Mark Allen will face world number one in Mark Selby in Sunday’s International Championship final after he completed an emphatic win earlier today.
Mark Selby was in ruthless form as he secured his place in Sunday’s International Championship grand final in convincing style.
Martin Gould secured a place in the semi-finals of a major ranking event for just the second time in more than 18 months – but he was made to do it the hard way.
Former world champion Neil Robertson produced a brilliant fightback to keep his hopes alive of winning his first ranking event in almost 18 months.
Seventeen-year-old Yan Bingtao produced the finest display of his promising career yet as he cruised to a 6-1 drubbing of five-times world champion Ronnie O’Sullivan.
The opening day of the International Championship produced plenty of drama as some of the world’s top stars were made to battle hard for victory.