The first of two Q School events in England concluded on Wednesday with a quartet of happy contenders joining the World Snooker Tour.
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Alexander Ursenbacher beat Ronnie O’Sullivan to reach the last 64 of the British Open on Monday in Milton Keynes.
Tournament favourite Ronnie O’Sullivan was a major casualty on day one of the British Open in Milton Keynes.
The Swiss rolled over his round-robin opponents.
The Englishmen were the latest of the seeds to crash out of this week’s ranking event at the second hurdle.
The Irishman didn’t lose a single round-robin match as he moved forward into the last 32 stage.
It was the fifth time in the last ten years that O’Brien had participated in a deciding frame in the final qualifying round.
The first tournament since the coronavirus-enforced lockdown in the UK gets under way on Monday in Milton Keynes.
Mark Selby remains on course for a Home Nations double after reaching the Northern Ireland Open quarter-final on Thursday in Belfast.
After almost three weeks of action at the Robin Park Leisure Centre, the 2019 Q School has reached its climax in Wigan.