Robbie McGuigan, Liam Pullen, Michael Collumb, Mark Lloyd and Daniel Womersley may all earn a spot on the World Snooker Tour for the primary time once they play within the enterprise finish of Q Faculty occasion two on Monday.
Simply 16 gamers stay within the second of three occasions in Sheffield. The final 16 might be performed from 10am on Monday, adopted by the quarter-finals from 1pm. These 4 winners will obtain a spot on the professional circuit for the subsequent two seasons.
Promising Northern Irishman McGuigan, who turns 17 subsequent month, edged out Ross Vallance 4-3 within the final 32 with a prime break of 88. He now faces Michael Decide, who beat Soheil Vahedi 4-3.
York’s 15-year-old Pullen, enjoying in Q Faculty for the primary time, beat James Cahill 4-3 with an outstanding break of 72 within the decider. He’ll now play Scotland’s 32-year-old Collumb, a 4-2 winner over Dylan Emery.
Womersley, age 29 from Leeds, whitewashed Rod Lawler 4-0 and can now face veteran Barry Pinches, who scored a 4-1 victory over two-time rating occasion winner Michael White.
Lloyd, age 21 from Portsmouth, beat Julien Leclercq 4-2 and now meets Hammad Miah, who beat Paul Davison by the identical scoreline.
China’s Lei Peifan prime scored with 109 in a 4-1 defeat of Michael Georgiou. His subsequent opponent is Alfie Burden who got here from 3-2 all the way down to beat Joshua Thomond 4-3, making breaks of 113 and 88 within the final two frames.
Sanderson Lam edged out Harvey Chandler 4-3, organising a tie with in-form Ross Muir, who fired runs of 135 and 111 in a 4-0 win over Simon Bedford.
Craig Steadman beat Luo Honghao 4-2 and now faces Duane Jones, who prime scored with 86 in a 4-1 win over Jenson Kendrick.
John Astley noticed off Leo Fernandez 4-2 with a prime break of 96, organising a tie with Kuldesh Johal, who got here from 2-0 all the way down to beat Liam Graham 4-2.