Judd Trump will now be a strong favourite to book his place in this year’s Northern Ireland Open final after his impressive form continued on quarter-final day.
Shaun Murphy’s poor form continued after he suffered yet another first round exit in a ranking event this season.
Kyren Wilson has said he feels World Snooker should have given him more than a day to rest after losing in the opening round of the Northern Ireland Open.
Several of snooker’s big names – including John Higgins and Mark Allen – have crashed to surprising first round exits in this year’s Northern Ireland Open.
A brilliant fightback victory helped Mark Williams win his first major ranking title in more than six years and also broke a teenager’s heart in a thrilling Northern Ireland Open final.
At just 17-years-old Yan Bingtao is now just one win away from rewriting snooker’s history books.
World Snooker say tomorrow’s Northern Ireland Open final will go ahead ‘as it stands’ after Mark Williams indicated he may have to pull out for personal reasons.
Mark Williams stands just one more victory away from winning his first major ranking title in more than six years after he secured his place in the final of the Northern Ireland Open.
Yan Bingtao stands just two wins away from becoming snooker’s youngest ever major ranking event winner after he came through a thrilling Northern Ireland Open quarter-final.
Ronnie O’Sullivan said the busy schedule of tournaments in recent weeks played its part in his shock defeat in the Northern Ireland Open today.