Trump, Robertson, Ding, and Page Advance to World Open Semi-Finals

In a thrilling day of quarter-final action at the World Open in China, Judd Trump, Neil Robertson, Ding Junhui, and Jackson Page emerged victorious to secure their spots in the semi-finals.

Trump showcased his class by reeling off three consecutive frames to secure a 5-2 victory against Kyren Wilson. The world number two, aiming for his fifth title of the season, will now face Jackson Page in the semi-finals. Page, displaying impressive form, clinched a 5-2 win over Elliot Slessor to advance in the tournament.

Meanwhile, Ding Junhui delighted the home crowd with a dominant performance, recording breaks of 135 and 102 in a commanding 5-0 victory against Hossein Vafaei. Ding will now face Neil Robertson in what promises to be a highly anticipated semi-final clash. Robertson secured his spot in the last four with a convincing 5-2 win over Barry Hawkins.

The World Open, making its return to the tour after a four-year hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic, has witnessed intense competition and captivating matches. With the semi-finals looming, fans can expect more thrilling encounters as the players vie for glory in one of snooker’s prestigious tournaments.

As Trump aims to defend his title following his victory in 2019, and with the World Championships looming next month in Sheffield, the stakes are higher than ever as the players showcase their skills and determination on the green baize.

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