China News Service, October 17th. On the evening of the 16th, Beijing time, the Snooker England Open came to the quarter-finals. The only Chinese player left in the draw was Zhou Yuelong, who lost to world champion Selby 2:5. Trump, Higgins, Neil Robertson defeated their opponents and joined Selby to advance to the semi-finals of the English Open.
This season’s Snooker England Open will be held at the Marshall Arena in Milton Keynes, England, on 12-18 of this month. The total prize money of the event is £405,000 and the championship prize is £70,000. It is the four-stop "local series" event in the 2020-21 season. First stop.
In this game, with Yan Bingtao, Liang Wenbo, Ding Junhui and other famous players successively eliminated, the rising star of Chinese snooker and 22-year-old teenager Zhou Yuelong became the Chinese "only seedling" among the top 8.
Facing defending champion Selby, Zhou Yuelong started well. After losing the first game, Zhou Yuelong quickly tied the game with a net win of 52 points. Next, he continued his good hand feeling, scoring 51 points in a single shot in the third game, overtaking the game. In the crucial fourth game, Selby had no choice but to fully fire. Zhou Yuelong was defeated by his opponent at 124:0 and brought the score back to the same starting line.
After a break between the rounds, the hands of the two of them fully developed towards the two poles. Zhou Yuelong's state returned to cold. Only 1 point was credited in the fifth round, and he fell into passive again. The next game completely entered the rhythm of the defending champion. The defensive battle was orderly, and Zhou Yuelong, who was getting more and more impatient, made more and more mistakes. In the end, he was defeated by his opponent for four consecutive games and lost to 2:5.
On several other fields, Trump broke 100 with two strokes and defeated Karen Wilson 5:1 to advance to the semi-finals. John Higgins relied on 79 points, 71 points and 56 points to make the same 5:1. Defeat Jack Jones, who reached the top eight of the rankings for the first time, and advance to the semifinals. The two will play a 6-win 11-round match in the early morning of the 18th Beijing time to compete for the final tickets. Selby, who eliminated Zhou Yuelong, will face his old rival Robertson. (Finish)
在其他几个领域，特朗普以两杆的成绩突破100分，并以5：1的优势击败凯伦·威尔逊（Karen Wilson）晋级半决赛。约翰·希金斯（John Higgins）分别以79分，71分和56分得到5：1。击败杰克·琼斯（Jack Jones），他首次进入排名前八，并晋级半决赛。两人将在北京时间18日清晨打出6胜11轮的比赛，争夺决赛门票。淘汰了周跃龙的塞尔比将面对他的老对手罗伯逊。 （完）