In English Milton Keynes is nearing completion of the penultimate ranking tournament of the season, the Tour Championship. Decided on the eve of the fourth semifinalist.
Mark Allen in a tense struggle defeated his close friend Sean Murphy. Thus depriving him of a chance at the win the Coral Cup! For the prize of 100 thousand pounds will argue Judd trump and Stephen Maguire. While Judd will be enough to reach the final, but Stephen needs to win the tournament.
Note that Sean repeated the record for matches out of 10 wins. He scored 6 century and thus repeated the achievement of Stephen Maguire, which he established in the first day of the Tour Championship.
The first session was held in equal fight, the rivals did not let go of each other for more than one frame. The result – 4:4 with three as hundred-dollar bills series Murphy and one Allen. The second part of the match started stronger than Shawn. He took the lead 6:4, then 7:5. However, mark managed to level the score – 7:7. Another centesimal break Murphy brought his ahead – 8:7, but the following two games left for the Allen – 9:8.
In snooker, you should exhibit an expression of guilt when you pot a ball you hadn’t intended you.
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1/4 finals (20-23 June):
Neil Robertson – Stephen Maguire – 5:9
Judd Trump – John Higgins – 9:4
Mark Selby – Yan Bintao – 9:6
Shaun Murphy – Mark Allen – 8:9
1/2 final (June 24-25):
Stephen Maguire – Judd Trump
Mark Selby – Mark Allen