Ding Junhui made it through to the semi-finals of this year’s Masters – but he was forced to do it the hard way after he sensationally forfeited a vital frame for fouling three times in a row.
John Higgins’ struggling form on the table continued tonight after he suffered an agonising first round defeat in this year’s Masters.
Ryan Day continued his phenomenal winning run when he battled his way to a thrilling victory to become the first ever Romanian Masters winner.
Stuart Bingham or Ryan Day will be the first player ever to be crowned Romanian Masters champion later today.
Ryan Day was crowned the king of Gibraltar after he clinched his second ranking title of the season.
Ding Junhui’s worrying lack of form continued after he crashed out of The Masters despite making the perfect start in his first round match.
Xiao Guodong put in an impressive display to beat Welshman Ryan Day 10-4 in the opening round of the World Championship.