Masters Ding Junhui advances to the second round, Trump is out
On December 19th, the first round of the EuropeanQualifying Tournament was all over. 5-1 Usenbach and Trump 3-5 Burns were upset.
The European Masters Qualifying Tournament is divided into two rounds. Ding Junhui’s opponent in the first round is Usenbach. Ding Junhui fired up the entire game, scoring 83 points in a single shot in the first game, and then two shots with 74 points, leading 3-0. In the fourth game, Usenbach pulled one back, but in the fifth game Ding Junhui scored a high score again, leading 5-0 after 102 points. After winning the sixth game, the opponent was eliminated by a big score 5-1 to advance to the second round of the qualifying round. Ding Junhui will play against veteran Alberton today.
The young player Lei Peifan lost to Higgins 2-5. In the game, Le Peifan had three strokes of 50+, one of which was 99 points. Higgins is also a three-shot 50+.
Other Chinese players, Zhang Anda 4-5 Alberton, Liang Wenbo 5-1 Walkerlin, Yan Bingtao 5-2 Baird, Fu Jiajun 5-3 Walton, Fan Zhengyi 2-5 Wollaston, Yuan Sijun 5 2 Wahedi, Xiao Guodong 5-3 Andy Lee, Xu Si 1-5 Kleike Coles, Lu Ning 5-3 Oliver Lines, Zhao Xintong 5-0 Kleigi.
The biggest upset came from Trump, who was upset 3-5 and lost to Burns. Selby, who had just won the Scottish Championship, narrowly defeated former World Championship champion Dahdi 5-4, veteran Jimmy White eliminated Miaha 5-4, and Lisowski defeated Wafi 5-4. British Championship runner-up Maguire lost to Gould 3-5, Murphy 5-2 Katie, Allen 5-2 Mark King.