It’s the world number one’s first defeat over the short distance in more than a year.
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After each big tournament this season we’ll be reflecting on the latest action, so let’s take a look at a few things learned after the China Championship.
There are four players still in with an opportunity in this week’s ranking event with the China Championship semi-final stage set for Saturday in Guangzhou.
The China Championship is ongoing in Guangzhou but let’s have a quick recap of everything in the world of snooker from the last week.
The China Championship quarter-final stage will be played on Friday with eight players left in the hunt for glory in Guangzhou.
The Welsh Open semi-finals will be contested between two former champions and a couple of young pretenders on Saturday at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff.
Hossein Vafaei beat world number one Mark Selby to complete the Welsh Open quarter-finals octet late on Thursday in Cardiff.
The opening round of the World Championship qualifiers reached its conclusion on Saturday with the likes of Ryan Day and Stephen Maguire advancing at the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield. Indeed, every match on a busy day of action was won by a higher ranked player, following the trend[Read More…]