All eight remaining contenders understand what it takes to win a ranking event.
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The seventh and eighth players to reach phase two of the competition were confirmed on Wednesday.
The 2005 world champion was in the Algarve for the funeral of his former manager Brandon Parker last week.
Ahead of the upcoming World Championship, let’s have a look at how the top 16 seeds have been getting on during the interrupted 2019/20 campaign.
The ranking tournament was originally supposed to be staged in March but got cancelled as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
The World Snooker Tour’s decision on Friday to postpone the World Snooker Championship means that there’ll be no action on the baize for the foreseeable future.
UPDATE: The Tour Championship has been postponed. Judd Trump may be celebrating a record sixth ranking event title in a single season but the next tournament is scheduled to begin on Tuesday.
This week was another that saw a ranking event end and another begin as Michael Holt bagged his first title at this level on Sunday in Watford.
The first Players Championship semi-final gets under way later on Friday with the contest between Judd Trump and Stephen Maguire.