Shaun at the max to reach Romania
Preston Guild Hall hosted some of snooker’s top players when it staged two rounds of qualifying matches.
Places were up for grabs at the European Masters and International Championships.
For the European Masters, it was a case of ‘From Preston to Bucharest’ – the winners going through to play in Romania this week.
The highlight was a 147 maximum from Shaun Murphy in his 4-0 victory over Allan Taylor – it earned him an £11,000 prize.
Four-times world champion John Higgins came through a tough test from Jimmy Robertson.
A shock looked on the cards as Robertson raced into a 3-0 lead with... read more
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