Rebecca Kenna and Tony Knowles each scored spectacular victories in spherical one in every of Q Faculty occasion three in Sheffield.
That is the third and ultimate occasion, with 4 semi-finalists to earn tour playing cards subsequent Sunday, plus two extra who end highest on the Order of Benefit.
Girls’s world quantity 4 Kenna gained a Q Faculty match for the primary time final week, earlier than shedding within the second spherical. She has one other success underneath her belt this time, beating Philip O’Connor 4-0, organising a tie with Ross Bulman on Thursday.
Veteran Knowles, who turns 66 this week, scored a 4-0 win over Garry Coulson with a high break of 39. He now meets Ryan Roberts.
Ross Muir high scored with 62 in a 4-1 defeat of Connor Benzey, whereas Sean O’Sullivan fired runs of 89, 52, 64 and 83 in a 4-0 defeat of Samuel Lee-Stevens.
Hong Kong’s Yu Kiu Chang got here from 2-0 and 3-2 all the way down to beat Harvey Chandler 4-3, taking the deciding body by potting the ultimate pink and black.
Prime break of the day was a 119 from George Pragnell, who beat Stan Moody 4-2.