With the end of the German Masters Qualifier, Snooker has ended all matches throughout the year in 2019, and the players have ushered in a small holiday until January 6-7, 2020, the fifth group of the Champions League. game.
The Snooker Masters race will start at the Alexandra Palace in London from January 12th to 19th, 2020. China's famous Ding Junhui will take the lead in the first round against veteran Joe Perry, and Trump will play against Murphy; Selby vs. Carter; Higgins vs. Hawkins; Robertson vs. Maguire; Allen vs. Gilbert; Wilson vs. Lisovsky; Williams vs. Bingham, with a little regret that " "Rocket" O'Sullivan was absent from the Masters, missing a scene.
Immediately after the European Masters race was held in Austria from January 22 to 26, 2020, 10 Chinese players entered the race. They were Ding Junhui, Liang Wenbo, Lu Haotian, Zhou Yuelong, Yan Bingtao, Lu Ning, Zhao Xintong, and Fu Jiajun. Xiao Guodong and Tian Pengfei. From January 29th to February 2nd, 2020, the German Masters, only 4 of China advanced to the competition, namely Ding Junhui, Zhao Xintong, Yuan Sijun, Tian Pengfei
After the two qualifying rounds of the European Masters and the German Masters, among the Chinese players who have been promoted, the most worthy of mention is the Chinese teenager Zhao Xintong, first in the second round of the European Masters qualifying round, 5-4 to kill the former world Champions Dort, the second round of the German Masters Qualifier, 5-4 defeat of Karen Wilson, two finals Zhao Xintong broke a clean single shot, and won by one shot. Zhao Xintong played without dragging the ball, single ball Strong lethality and spectacle of playing. O'Sullivan also personally commented on Zhao Xintong, saying that if Zhao Xintong can put all his thoughts on playing snooker, he will achieve very good results in recent years. One thing is that we It must be acknowledged that the reason why Zhao Xintong was able to obtain unanimous praise from players such as O'Sullivan and Higgins is that Zhao Xintong's mentality is very good, because he has not experienced too many wins and losses. No worries, this has won him more opportunities to get started. Foreign media have also reported in a small space that Zhao Xintong is a snooker with a passion for playing. If you want to get better results, you have to work harder
2019 is over. We still have to congratulate Yan Bingtao for winning the first ranked championship of his career (Riga Masters). He is the fourth player to win the ranked championship after Ding Junhui, Fu Jiajun and Liang Wenbo. One person, the 65th in history, also congratulates Ding Junhui once again for winning the British Championship, and I wish the Chinese Legion excellent results in 2020, come on! Chinese Army!
Yan Bingtao, Riga Masters Champion