Wow what a day of play seeing the next set of 30 players competing at the BetVictor Northern Ireland Open at Belfast’s Waterfront Hall which is hosting the tournament until the 17th October. With a prize cheque of £70,000 for the winner every player was clearly bringing everything they had to the table.

Here is a breakdown from todays matches competing in the best of 7 Frames

Stephen Maguire4v2Steven Hallworth
Stuart Bingham4v1Ben Hancorn
Yan Bingtao4v0Hossein Vafaei
Jack Lisowski4v3Ashley Hugill
John Higgins4v2Joe O’Connor
Mark Selby4v1Mark Lloyd
Mark Allen4v1Si Jiahui
Robert McCullough1v4Sam Craigie
Neil Robertson4v0Barry Pinches
Judd Trump4v1Andrew Pagett
Kyren Wilson4v0Jamie Clarke
Gary Wilson4v0Jordan Brown
Ronnie O’Sullivan4v0Stuart Carrington
Barry Hawkins4v1Iulian Boiko
Mark Williams4v1Mark Joyce

It all commences again tomorrow at 10am when the next 28 players compete such as Shaun Murphy versus Bai Langning , Liang Wenbo versus Luca Brecel , John Higgins versus Farakh Ajaib and Oliver Lines versus Ben Woollaston to name just a few.