Peter Lines has been fined £2,500 and ordered to pay costs in excess of £5,000 after a disciplinary hearing into his conduct by the WPBSA.
Tag: Northern Ireland Open
There could be a lot of chopping and changing this season.
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.