It’s the 11th ranking event quarter-final that he has reached this season.
The Welshman is through to the last eight for the tenth time in his career.
The Australian has reached the last eight at the Crucible Theatre for the third year on the trot.
The Scot knocked out a reigning world champion at the Crucible for the second time in his career.
Another record could be heading the Rocket’s way in this year’s tournament.
There was only a slim chance of him not finishing in top spot after the 2020/21 campaign.
The former champion is through to the last 16 for the third year in a row.
Only one qualifier has made it through to the last 16 so far.
The Welshman is through to the last 16 for the third time in his career.
The Englishman has triumphed at the Crucible on six occasions, but there have been several painful defeats as well.