It was the last day of action in the preliminaries for the third ranking event of the 2021/22 snooker season.
Tag: Jimmy White
The pair couldn’t get going in their respective second-round clashes.
After a 17-year absence the tournament returns to the calendar.
Victory came on his debut in the competition.
The Whirlwind is on a ten-match winning streak in the tournament.
The Northern Irishman bowed out at the scene of his greatest ever triumph.
A total of 16 players will be competing for the top prize.
The Whirlwind will be bidding for a fourth world seniors title and a third on the trot.
Tradition at SnookerHQ dictates that, just before the World Championship begins, we revisit this list of unlucky losers.