British Championships: Pang Junxu was defeated, Selby was swept, Xiaote was promoted, the driver overturned, and tonight's 7-crown champion debuted
On the morning of November 28, Beijing time, the 2023 Snooker UK Championship ended on the third day of competition, with four seeded players playing, three wins and one loss.
1. Battle situation: Pang Junxu lost to Xiaote 1-6, Hawkins reversed, Master Sai swept, and the little driver overturned
In the evening, Pang Junxu challenged ace Judd Trump. In the first game, Xiao Teh came up and broke 100 with one shot. In the second game, after Pang Junxu scored 51 points in a single stroke, he fainted into a super red ball and equalized the score. But this was also Pang Junxu's only win in this match. In the 3rd game, when he was about to overscore, Pang Junxu lost the green ball, and Xiaote finally turned the bag and scored the black ball, reversing in a single game. In this game, Pang Junxu lost a little regrettable. In the 4th game, Xiaote added another shot to break 100, 3-1. During this period, the game was interrupted for a while because of the physical condition of some spectators.
After a short break, in the 5th game, Xiaote won with 68 points. In the 6th game, Xiaote started for the second time, and completed the super score with 50 points in a single stroke, 5-1 to the match point. In the 7th game, Xiaote firmly held on to his advantage, got started many times, won 5 games in a row, and won the game 6-1.
Pang Junxu was defeated, in addition to his failure to grasp some opportunities, mainly because of the gap in strength.
At the same time, in the game between Hawkins and Wollaston, Wollaston broke 100 in the first game and once led 3-1. But after a short break, Hawkins began to fight back, winning 3 games in a row and overtaking the score. After the two sides drawn, in the 9th game, Wollaston's single stroke of 51 points was interrupted, and Hawkins started on the long platform and reversed with a 70-point shot. At the end of the game, Hawkins won with 59 points and advanced 6-4.
Hawkins played an average game with a goal success rate of only 86%, which was not as high as his opponent.
In the early morning, Selby played against Joyce, Master Cypriot chopped melons and vegetables, shot 60+ for 4 consecutive shots, won many times in the end game, and swept the opponent 6-0 to advance. Joyce didn't even score more than 70 points overall.
At the same time, Lisowski's match against Jamie Jones was much tougher, with the two sides battling until nearly 7 a.m.
After the driver started the game with a single shot of 86 and led 2-0, Jones hit two shots to break 100 and overtake 3-2. After that, you went back and forth, and the score alternated between them, and in the ninth game, Jones won several times, and reached the match point first 5-4. In the final game, the driver made an offensive mistake and a defensive error, giving Jones two easy layups, Jones cleared the stage, and eliminated the driver 6-4. Throughout the game, Lisowski's goal success rate was only 84%, and after the exit, the young driver "successfully" avoided Xiaote.
2. Draw the schedule
Tonight will be the last day of the first round, with Rocket O'Sullivan and Chinese player Zhou Yuelong on the field.
The specific schedule is as follows:
◆ November 28, 9 p.m. Beijing time:
O'Sullivan v McGill
Higgins v O'Connor
3 a.m. the next day:
Milkins v Tychaia
Robertson v Zhou Yuelong
In addition, let me preview that the second round of the main competition will start tomorrow night, and Ding Junhui will play against Ford at 9 o'clock tomorrow night.
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