Snooker World Championship semifinals: Bingham vs Selby Wilson vs Murphy
China News Service Client, April 29th. Beijing time on the 29th, after the quarter-finals of the Snooker World Championships, the semi-final matchup was officially announced: Bingham vs. Selby, Wilson vs. Murphy.
Murphy in 1/ In the 4 finals, 13:11 eliminated the world’s No. 1 and champion Trump. After the two stages, Trump fell behind 6-10. In the third stage, he grabbed the first two games to narrow the difference. In the 19th inning, the two men started a safety ball fight around the last red ball. In the end, Murphy scored a difficult corner pocket and cleared the table, 11 to 8. The 20th game was also determined by the last red ball. This time Trump pushed it into the bag and continued to control the score difference in 2 innings.
Back from the intermission, Trump caught Murphy’s mistake with 67 points and chased 10-11. The latter immediately blasted a 111-point stroke, making it the second time after 6-6. The score tied. In the 23rd inning, Trump scored 9 points and lost a black ball with a thin cut upper corner pocket. Murphy took a 70-point shot and took the match point first, 12-11.
In the 24th inning, Murphy was close to overscore, but lost a difficult red ball corner pocket at 62 points. Trump had a chance to counter but only scored 14 points and suffered an offensive red. The corner pocket came out, and it proved later that this was his last shot of the entire event.
In another matchup, the last runner-up Karen Wilson defeated Neil Robertson 13:8 with a 2:5 backward in the early period. After two stages, the two sides battled 8-8. Wilson At the beginning of the third stage, Robertson had a chance to tie but only scored 23 points. Wilson took a 59-point shot and took the opportunity, and then brushed another 62 points to extend the score to 11-8. The fragmentary game was then won by Wilson, who got the match point to enter the halftime with 12-8. After coming back, Wilson scored 84 points in a single stroke and scored five consecutive wins in the third stage.
In the other two games, Selby 13: 3 Williams, Bingham 13: 12 McGill. In the semifinals, Bingham will face Selby and Wilson will fight Murphy. The game takes 33 rounds and 17 wins, divided into 3 days and 4 stages. (End)