Michael Holt took a positive step towards securing a return to the main tour after winning Q Tour Event 2 on Sunday in Stockholm.
The 2023/24 snooker season is gaining momentum and September will be a busier period again for the sport.
Liam Davies beat Craig Steadman 5-2 to win the first Q Tour event of the 2023/24 snooker season on Sunday in North Shields.
It is a quiet period for the game, but there is some snooker to look forward to later in August.
Two Q School tournaments concluded on Tuesday with six cueists emerging from the tough competition for amateur snooker players.
Ross Muir triumphed in the EBSA European Amateur Snooker Championship on Saturday with a 5-1 defeat of Michael Collumb.
Every year 16 amateur players are invited by the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association to compete in the World Championship qualifiers.
Ashley Carty emerged with a two-year professional card after winning the Q Tour playoff event in Darlington on Sunday.
Ma Hailong has triumphed in the 2023 WSF Championship after a 5-0 defeat of Stan Moody in Australia on Saturday.
Ma Hailong has guaranteed his professional main tour card for the next two seasons.