The 2021/22 snooker season is beginning to get a little busier.
The 35 year-old secured a sixth career ranking success and first on home soil.
The showdown took place amid a frenzied atmosphere in Belfast.
Both players are seeking a second career victory in the Home Nations series.
Two wins separate the remaining players from the £70,000 top prize.
Eight players remain in the chase for the £70,000 top prize.
Trump is guaranteed to return to the world number one spot ahead of Selby at the end of this tournament.
The world number two hasn’t lost in the event since 2017.
The Magician is looking to add to his career haul of nine ranking titles.