Alfie Burden pulled off the biggest win of his pro career so far, beating world no.1 Judd Trump 4-3 at the Dafabet PTC Grand Finals in Galway, which included a 113 in the decider from the Londoner.
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It's the first day of action at the Betfair German Masters 2013 in Berlin and the big story of the day was the surprise exit of John Higgins to Peter Lines. Andrew Higginson & Norway's Kurt Maflin also beat higher ranked opponents to progress.
Thursday sees the first two quarter-finals of the Betfair Masters played at Alexandra Palace as Mark Allen takes on Neil Robertson in the afternoon session, and John Higgins clashes with Shaun Murphy in the evening.
Judd Trump is named bookies favourite to land the 2013 Betfair Masters title at Alexandra Palace despite his shock first round exit at the UK Championship a few weeks back.
2nd day of professional matches at the fifth European Tour (EPTC5, Scottish Open 2012) in Ravenscraig and former world champions Steve Davis & Ken Doherty rolled backed the years to qualify for the last 16 on Sunday.
Day 5 at the Williamhill.com UK Championship and the final match of the last 16 was a thriller as Mark Davis beat John Higgins 6-5 despite the Scot making his 7th pro maximum break. Belgium's Luca Brecel also won another match, beating Mark King 6-4.
Day 1 of the williamhill.com snooker UK Championship in York and for the second successive BBC tournament Ryan Day has beaten Ding Junhui in the first round and Mark Selby battled through against another Welshman, Michael White.
John Higgins came from 2-1 down to beat new world no.1 Judd Trump in the final to win the Kay Suzanne Memorial Trophy (UKPTC4) the last World Snooker event to be staged at the South West Snooker Academy.
Veterans Steve Davis & Tony Drago were amongst the big names to win three matches and reach the last 16 of the Kay Suzanne Memorial Trophy (UKPTC4) at the South West Snooker Academy yesterday.
Day one of the Betfred.com World Snooker Championship at the Crucible theatre and defending champion John Higgins fought back to come through a tense decider Liang Wenbo. And in his match against Stuart Bingham, seven-times champion Stephen Hendry makes a magical maximum 147 break.