The preliminaries for the third ranking event of the season are taking place this week at the Morningside Arena.
Tag: Ken Doherty
The Irishman is beginning his 32nd season on the professional Main Tour.
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.
It’s the last event before the £150,000 bonus is awarded.
Eight players remain in with a shot of glory in the revamped round-robin competition.
The Irishman has taken full advantage of the short format to move to within the brink of a place in the final.
The latest chapter in a series of articles looking back at each campaign from the Crucible era.
The Irishman didn’t lose a single round-robin match as he moved forward into the last 32 stage.