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British Open: Hammad Miah shocks former world champion Judd Trump to succeed in third spherical in Cheltenham


World number 113 Hammad Miah
Hammad Miah beat Judd Trump on the 2015 Ruhr Open

World quantity 113 Hammad Miah shocked former world champion Judd Trump on the ultimate black to succeed in the third spherical of the British Open in Cheltenham.

Trump led 2-1 and 3-2 in an exhilarating match that noticed each gamers hit two centuries, however was taken to a deciding body and a black ball decider.

Miah then took benefit of a poor security shot by the world quantity 4 to pot the black and seal one of many greatest wins of his profession.

“It feels superb,” stated Miah, 30.

Talking to World Snooker Tour, Miah added: “I have not had begin like that in a match for a really very long time.

“It felt good to maintain up with Judd and it provides you the additional perception that you would be able to actually do it when you simply focus.”

With world primary Ronnie O’Sullivan absent and world champion Luca Brecel already eradicated, the match on the Centaur feels large open.

One other upset noticed 2010 world champion Neil Robertson effectively overwhelmed 4-1 by final season’s World Championship semi-finalist Si Jiahu of China.

Australian Robertson took the primary body with a break of 59, however 21-year-old Si reeled off 4 straight frames, together with a break of 107, to comfortably progress.

Elsewhere, three-time world champion Mark Williams overcame Stephen Maguire 4-2, whereas there have been additionally victories for Fergal O’Brien, David Gilbert, Hossein Vafaei, Ali Carter, Jack Lisowski and former Crucible winner Graeme Dott.

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