Ross Muir made the best break of 2021 Q College as far as he thrashed Fergal Quinn 4-0 to maneuver into the fourth spherical of occasion two in Sheffield.
Scotland’s Muir performed on the professional tour from 2013 to 2019 and can earn a return if he can win three extra matches on Sunday and Monday.
His break of 140 towards Quinn tops the century charts, and he additionally fired runs of 53, 63 and 64 in an excellent show. He now meets Simon Bedford, who made a 103 in a 4-3 defeat of Ross Bulman.
Two-time rating occasion winner Michael White got here from 3-2 all the way down to edge out Ben Fortey 4-3. He now faces Barry Pinches, who got here from 3-1 all the way down to beat Ryan Davies 4-3 in a marathon match which lasted 5 hours.
Michael Georgiou compiled runs of 93, 62, 66, 85 and 68 in a 4-3 defeat of Samuel Lee-Stevens. Alfie Burden’s high break was 77 at he noticed off Mark Ganderton 4-0.
Belgium’s promising Julien Leclercq high scored with 80 in a 4-1 win over Niel Vincent, whereas James Cahill made a 105 in a 4-1 win over Dave Finbow.
Veteran Rod Lawler beat Chen Feilong 4-2 with a high run of 82, whereas World Seniors champion David Lilley suffered a 4-1 defeat towards Jenson Kendrick.