Higgins makes fourth round in Sheffield

Sun, 25 Sep 01:27:00 2011

World champion John Higgins defeated fellow Scot Alan McManus in the third round of the Players Tour Championship event five in Sheffield.

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Higgins triumphed 4-1, having already seen off Michael Wasley and David Grace.

Former world champion Neil Robertson is also in the fourth round, Robertson defeating Eden Sharav 4-0, Aditya Mehta 4-3 and then Scott McKenzie 4-2.

However, Steve Davis and Jimmy White were both eliminated in the third round.

Davis was defeated 4-1 by Michael Holt while White, who had defeated Matthew Couch and Andrew Pagett, lost 4-0 to Martin Gould.

PTC 5 Saturday results

Round 3

Barry Hawkins 4-3 Stuart Bingham

Michael White 4-1 Dechawat Poomjaeng

Neil Robertson 4-2 Scott McKenzie

Michael Holt 4-1 Steve Davis

John Higgins 4-1 Alan McManus

Ryan Day 4-0 Rod Lawler

Martin Gould 4-0 Jimmy White

Li Yan 4-1 Judd Trump

Round 2

Michael White 4-2 Anthony McGill

Dechawat Poomjaeng 4-2 Sam Baird

Barry Hawkins 4-2 Liang Wenbo

Michael Holt 4-2 Robert Milkins

Steve Davis 4-0 Adam Duffy

Rod Lawler 4-2 Mark Allen

Ryan Day 4-1 Kyren Wilson (a)

Stuart Bingham 4-1 Fergal O'Brien

Jimmy White 4-3 Matthew Couch

Alan McManus 4-0 Mitchell Travis (a)

Scott Mackenzie 4-1 Joe Swail

Li Yan 4-3 Liu Chuang

Neil Robertson 4-3 Aditya Mehta

Martin Gould 4-1 Luca Brecel

John Higgins 4-2 Michael Wasley (a)

Judd Trump 4-1 Mark King

Round 1

Anthony McGill 4-1 James McGouran (a)

Aditya Mehta 4-0 Allister Carter

Neil Robertson 4-0 Eden Sharav (a)

Rod Lawler 4-2 Rory McLeod

Judd Trump 4-2 Marco Fu

Liu Chuang 4-1 Tony Drago

Kyren Wilson (a) 4-1 Matthew Stevens

Mark Allen 4-3 Tian Pengfei

Mark King 4-1 Adrian Gunnell

Li Yan 4-0 Kacper Filipiak

Ryan Day 4-0 Kurt Maflin

Fergal O'Brien 4-1 Allan Taylor (a)

Barry Hawkins 4-1 Douglas Hogan (a)

Stuart Bingham 4-0 Stuart Carrington

Mitchell Travis (a) 4-3 Liam Highfield

Martin Gould 4-2 Ashley Wright (a)

Steve Davis 4-1 Sean O'Sullivan (a)

Robert Milkins 4-2 Mark Selby

Luca Brecel 4-1 Mitchell Mann (a)

Matthew Couch 4-2 Jamie Jones

Sam Baird 4-3 Zhang Anda (a)

Alan McManus 4-2 Alfie Burden

Michael Wasley (a) 4-2 Ken Doherty

Jimmy White 4-2 Andrew Pagett

Dechawat Poomjaeng 4-3 Daniel Wells

Michael White 4-3 John Sutton (a)

John Higgins 4-0 David Grace

Joe Swail 4-3 Dominic Dale

Adam Duffy 4-3 David Morris

Scott Mackenzie 4-1 Joe Swail

Li Yan (39) 4-3 Liu Chuang

Neil Robertson 4-3 Aditya Mehta

Martin Gould 4-1 Luca Brecel

Liang Wenbo 4-3 Matthew Selt

Michael Holt 4-1 Christopher Keogan (a)

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