Romanian Snooker Masters (Day 2) – Trump & Higgins attain QFs


The second day of the Romanian Snooker Masters noticed some very thrilling matches being performed on the Metropolitan Circus area, Judd Trump performing the third whitewash of the event, whereas the latest Welsh Open champion, John Higgins booked his place within the QFs.

Thursday appeared to be “the day” for Ryan Day because the Welshman beat Barry Hawkins 4-2, after being led by 2-1. Though the opening body bared his signature, the subsequent two had been brutally conquered by Hawkins with breaks of 72 and 61.

Nevertheless, Day stored his composure and used only a high break of 76 to win three frames in a row and e book his quarter-finals place.

Subsequent in line had been John Higgins and his fellow countryman Anthony McGill.

McGill broke the ice with a gracefully cued 64 break, however Higgins hit a kind of particular scares of his (82 and 94) to go 2-1. And though Ants caught up with him due to a 85 break, it was the 2018 Welsh Open champion who obtained the ultimate say and ended the match 4-2.

The night got here and with it “The Ace within the Pack” with a full show of his snooker abilities.

Judd Trump confronted Belgium’s Luca Brecel in a one-sided match, which he gained by hitting a myriad of breaks (101, 118, 57 and 52) for an ideal 4-0 end result.

Kyren Wilson and Mark Allen had been those that closed the second day of the event (in a match refereed by the Romanian Alex Crisan), Kyren acquiring a much-wanted and fought-for victory of 4-2.

A high break of 77 was the one who helped Kyren money the primary two frames of the match, however Allen hit  again with an excellent 130 to win his first one.

Nevertheless, the Englishman did not appear to thoughts and continued his good run with a break of 62, to which Allen responded with a 85 to go only one behind.

The sixth body noticed Wilson make a 66 break and Allen left with 2 snooker, which sadly sufficient he did not handle to acquire.

Right now order of play:

13:00 Ali Carter v Stephen Maguire
14:00 Liang Wenbo v Stuart Bingham
19:00 John Higgins v Ryan Day
20:00 Kyren Wilson v Judd Trump

*all hours are native time

Picture credit score: Romanian Snooker Masters



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