The Englishman pockets a champion’s cheque worth £500,000.
It’s the last day of the Betfred World Snooker Championship.
World Snooker Championship Draw
Two former world champions will battle for the £500,000 top prize.
By the end of the day’s action, the two finalists will be known.
A total of 35 frames needs to be won before a player lands this year’s title.
The seven-time world champion wasn’t impressed by the world number three’s display.
There are six former world champions left in the hunt for glory this year.
It’s the 11th ranking event quarter-final that he has reached this season.