Kyren Wilson and Xiao Guodong Proceed Progress in Professional Sequence – SnookerHQ

The pair joins Ali Carter and Mark Williams within the third and ultimate group stage of the competitors.

Kyren Wilson and Xiao Guodong completed with similar data to high Group 2 of the WST Professional Sequence on Thursday in Milton Keynes.

With win-loss data of 5 and two, Wilson and Xiao additionally shared the identical body distinction having gained 12 and misplaced six frames all through the day’s motion.

Wilson’s 2-1 victory over Xiao of their round-robin encounter meant that the Kettering cueist completed above him in first place, nevertheless it didn’t actually matter as each secured their spots within the ultimate part of the Professional Sequence.

England’s Ben Woollaston boasted comparable stats however crucially misplaced two extra frames throughout the day’s play, that means he positioned in third.

Together with Woollaston, Stuart Carrington, Robert Milkins, Shaun Murphy, Zhao Xintong, and Lu Ning had been all eradicated from the occasion.

WST Professional Sequence Draw: Stage Two

GROUP 1 (March seventeenth) GROUP 2 (March 18th)
Martin O’Donnell Ben Woollaston
Sunny Akani Stuart Carrington
Lyu Haotian Robert Milkins
Louis Heathcote Shaun Murphy
James Cahill Zhao Xintong
Ben Hancorn Lu Ning
GROUP 3 (March nineteenth) GROUP 4 (March twentieth)
Jack Lisowski Judd Trump
Barry Hawkins Mark Selby
Joe Perry Stuart Bingham
Luca Brecel Zhou Yuelong
Mark Davis Ricky Walden
Sam Craigie Ryan Day
Luo Honghao Dominic Dale
Fergal O’Brien Oliver Traces

What’s the WST Professional Sequence?

The format for the WST Professional Sequence is sort of just like that which was utilised for 2 out of the three editions of the Championship League that had been staged throughout 2020.

There are 16 teams comprising eight gamers in every, with a round-robin part figuring out the highest two who will advance to the second group stage.

Eight teams within the first stage already came about in January, whereas the end result from the remaining eight teams shall be decided over the approaching days.

The 32 gamers who progress to stage two shall be break up into 4 extra teams of eight, with the highest two once more shifting ahead from every to contest the ultimate group.

That remaining set of eight gamers will subsequently battle it out in the identical style to grow to be the general champion.

There’s a complete match prize fund of £420,500, damaged down in varied methods all through the three group phases.

The winner, nevertheless, stands to gather not less than £30,000 in an occasion that comes with a dash best-of-three frames format all through.

Dwell protection shall be obtainable through an account with a number of on-line bookmakers, in addition to around the globe by way of the Matchroom.Dwell streaming service.

Click on right here to view the total draw (Instances in CET)

Featured photograph credit score: WST

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