Day 5 Masters Snooker Highlights


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Jason Mohammad introduces highlights from Thursday's quarter-final match at the Masters.


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Good evening and welcome back to Alexandra Palace Under 2017 Dafabet

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Masters, were at the quarterfinal stage and we will show you tonight's

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match between Marco Fu, 2011 runner-up, taking on Mark Alan from

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Northern Ireland. After the saccharine's quarterfinal between

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two heavyweights- Ronnie O'Sullivan and Neil Robertson. Out-of-the-box,

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the trademark long red by Robertson suggested the Australian was in fine

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form. But Ronnie matched his position with a fabulous part to

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level proceedings. In frame four, this effort was surely a contender

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for the shot of the tournament, all square at the interval. The middle

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frames were uncharacteristically erroneous, firstly Ronnie opening

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the door for Robertson to take the lead. Before the world number seven

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returned the gift in the next frame, 3-3 and little to separate them.

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Lady luck favouring the Londoner in his home tournament.

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Amazingly, not just once but twice in two frames, the Rocket two up

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with three left to play. Another wayward attempt by Robertson opened

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the door for O'Sullivan to seal the match and take his place in the last

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four for the fourth consecutive year, closing out a 6-3 victory.

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Today, it was not a great match but I felt I was competing, I was

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physically better in myself, I tried my hardest and it could have been

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easy for my hair to go down but I just felt, play every ball. It is so

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important until the end. He had several flukes that were crucial and

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unfortunately, it was probably the difference in the match today

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because I think if I had better luck going into the pack, I would have

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made two or three centuries and unfortunately my momentum was

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stopped at crucial points with the run of the ball. That is the way it

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is, snooker is like that. I just have to take this defeat and move

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onto the next one. I cannot chalk this up to a bad performance or

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anything like that because I don't think I did a great deal wrong.

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Ronnie O'Sullivan, two wins from his seventh Masters title, he will play

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the winner of the clash between Marco Fu and Mark Alan, who lost to

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Marco Fu in the semifinal in 2011. If you are watching earlier, on BBC

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Two, you will have seen Marco Fu taking the first frame comfortably

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and in the second frame, Marco was on course for a break of 142 but he

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missed this red. He still went on to win the frame. 2-0 Marco Fu, we can

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show you frame number three, Allen trailing by six points, commentary

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from John Virgo and Steve Davis. Fantastic shot. Where is the cue

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ball going? What a tremendous pot that was. If he mis-hit that in any

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way, he was going to collide with black or red, it had to be perfect.

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Only hitting the red in the pocket was going to find the right line.

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Unfortunately for him, he could not play the position as well. This is a

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big shot to take on as a pot. This is a tough one.

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Wow! He was absolutely delighted with that. You can see after he

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played that, that was a character builder for the rest of the match,

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even. This black to go five points in the

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lead. Which means that he needs these four

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reds with colours to clinch the frame at this visit.

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It would be nice from Mark Alan if these two red squirrel into the

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right middle. Not easy to see from the overhead.

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Just checking. He has got to be very precise, if he

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plays in the middle, which he has done... And that looks about inch

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perfect. Red would be enough to get to the required stage.

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Well, he played that with pace, he was trying to develop the other red.

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And he has missed that pot. How costly could that we? -- be? The red

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goes in if he plays out with less pace but as you say, trying to get

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that second red into play, it looks relatively easy, dropping into the

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middle pocket... It is always more of an acute angle than it looks on

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the TV screen... He will give that utmost care and attention.

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The amount of time he is taking to look at this, it is by no means a

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certainty, it is close to the pocket, looking on the television it

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looks quite easy. I thought he could have been tempted

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into playing that a little bit harder to get away from the cushion.

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He quickly looked at the blue. I think the fact that he played that

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at that pace, he was worried about missing that. He has not dropped

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position on the colour, he could pot of the pink but he could not get

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position on the reds so he's trying to get the black.

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That miss from Mark Alan has not cost him the frame. He might still

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have caused the problem. This is arguably a red ball game. A 20 point

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lead that Mark has doesn't count for anything if Marco Fu gets the first

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chance at this red, he can hit that red but then he could run into the

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yellow. That cue ball was very close and

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that is not the best safety. So, Marco Fu gets another chance to

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steal this frame. It is more difficult because the green has gone

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to the side cushion. It is not that difficult.

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He could not risk playing that slow to keep on the baulk colours so he

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had to get up the table. Some more mileage for the cue ball from this

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blue. Just about kept away from snookering

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himself. He has got the ideal angle to Stan across for the yellow.

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Off the yellow for the green. He played that perfectly.

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Still leading. Up to and including the black, I always feel the key

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shot in this type of clearance is primed to blue, if he gets perfect

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on the blue you would think this is a formality. -- brown to the blue.

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And that is perfect on the blue. Blue, pink and black. What a steal.

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So, Mark Alan did not have much of a chance for the first two frames but

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he had plenty of a chance that one. And this, a trick or two and Marco

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Fu stretches his lead, 3-0 in front. And this is remarkable stuff from

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Marco Fu, in his first round against Judd Trump he was behind but somehow

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got himself back into the match to win 6-5. Frame four and he is in

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front again. Not easy but has he got it? Great Charter! -- great shot!

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Going into the middle pocket, they just drop into the near jaw. That

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was a good shot. He needs to make the most of this opportunity.

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Particularly with Marco Fu having the first chance. That he can

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somehow win the frame at this visit. Fu will go into the dressing room,

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albeit 3-1 in front but thinking what could have been, as he is right

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now. Nicely judged to get the correct

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side of the blue. I think there is only one red available. And then he

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has to start looking at spitting the pack, he could go into the pink and

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two reds and be aggressive here. He chose not to. I'm not saying that

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was the wrong shot at all. But he has to play a shot to split up the

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pack, I think. Unless another red goes into the middle of the pack.

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Obviously with two reds into the middle, they could also go.

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6-point lead to build upon. It is not going to be straightforward. He

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needs to open up that little cluster of five reds. If he has any thoughts

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on winning at this visit. He doesn't have a good angle on the pink to do

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that this time. That red in the middle of the pack of five, if that

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goes, if it goes into the corner, I don't think so... Maybe the other

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middle. But not from this position. A bit of a misjudgement. He is going

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to leave this and hold the spot, I think. The pink was not on the spot.

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Desperately looking for a good angle on the black to go into that cluster

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of five. He has played that well! It all depends on this cannon. Whatever

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you do, don't take your eyes off the pot.

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Well, he got the cannon on the red that he wanted to, but Nasr is half

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ball on the left-hand side, rather than full. -- but he hit it half

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ball. Obviously he did not play the

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cannon, he would like to be low on this red, and he is. That would

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bring the other three reds into play. He just needs to be wary of in

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off in the left middle if he plays it with pace. Is the red going to

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cover the path for the blue? Not quite, he is OK, still on to win the

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frame at this visit now. He has got to avoid a kiss on the red near the

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baulk cushion. That is the only thing that can go wrong with this

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shot. Just missed it. And played it well.

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Red and black would put him 45 in front with just 43 remaining.

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He has got its first frame on the scoreboard now, and Marco Fu will go

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in with a 3-1 lead, but disappointed. He should not be

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overly disappointed, of course, but when you get in first, in a frame

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that could give you a 4-0 lead... He will be a little aggrieved that he

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did not clinch it. Well, he has missed it. So but for

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three snookers, Mark Allen will be 3-1 behind.

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He needed that frame, he is still in it 3-1 at the mid-session interval,

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frame five, Allen with a chance to narrow the lead.

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This link will put in 32 points in front. -- pink. That means he can

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win this frame with the two reds in the open, he doesn't need the two

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reds together near the top cushion. Fairly tight on the positional part

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of that. Red and pink would put him 46 in front with only 43 remaining.

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It looks a formality now, if he has an angle on the pink, he may be able

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to serve the reds, but he will be making certain he popped the pink,

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that is for sure. -- he pots. So Marco Fu's missed black off the spot

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looks to have cost him the frame. That is definitely the case now, no

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way back. Just the way he has been striking

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the ball, he must have come out after the interval with a little bit

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more aggression, getting the cue through a little bit better. Yeah,

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in some respects, sometimes when you are behind in a match, you can play

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with a little bit more freedom, perhaps the nerves were jangling

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right at the start of the match. Quite an interesting matchup between

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these two at the best of times, but even more of a matchup, Terry

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Griffiths coaching Mark Allen, Wayne Griffiths coaching Marco Fu.

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Terry Griffiths, it is like Mini-Me, isn't it? Like the Lion King, the

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circle of life, Wayne coming up on the inside. Yes, Wayne Griffiths,

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who works at the academy in Hong Kong. He comes over for all the

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major tournaments with Marco. So in goes the pink, and Marco Fu will be

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disappointed, he looked like he could be 4-0 at the mid-session

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interval, he is now only one in front.

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A quarterfinal tie on our hands, can Mark Allen draw level? Early stages

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of the next frame. Well, he has left a pot on here.

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Nicely knocked in. This will be a test of Marco's cue

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power. Most players here would try to get on the red that is just above

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the black. He looks to have the angle on the yellow to screw back

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and get there, but has he got it in his armoury?

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Well, he has played through the gap, assuming the second red goes and the

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first one didn't. If they both go, then that was easy-peasy, really,

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wasn't it? He didn't have to screw back off the red. No, I didn't

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realise both of them would go. Easy-peasy, Lemon squeezy!

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Not too sure where it is going to go once it is potted.

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It looks like it will go back on its spot.

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Well, I think he is on a red to the left middle.

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He is not the greatest power player in the game, sort of launching

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himself, the cue goes up in the air a bit. But he has got enough cue

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power for these cloths. You might be found out a little bit more on a

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slower cloth against a player with a range shots, I don't know, only an.

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Yeah, I think it is if there was. -- only an observation. He used all the

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pocket there but struggled it in, nicely on the red.

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He would be delighted to right the wrongs of the last frame, make a

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frame-winning contribution here. I think perhaps it is worthwhile going

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the pack here. I think a hard stun into the apex of the red might reap

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rewards. Screwed it a bit, but looks good.

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Yes, he is on a red - the only thing is the red to the left middle, which

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would be his choice, is hampered. It just makes cueing a little bit

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awkward, but has he found an alternative?

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He has got a cut red into the right middle, but he would much rather

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play the straight red into the left middle, other than the fact, as you

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said, John, he's cueing over the top of that red. And it is not one he

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can just rot in, he has got to put a little bit of pace on it to get the

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angle on the pink. Good reasons to go for the cut red to the middle

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pocket, this is a lot tougher. He has got to be happy with that.

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Yeah, I suppose, by dropping it in, by virtue of the fact that he has a

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red close to the right middle, he did not have to get the potting

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angle on the pink. Didn't mind going up into the baulk end, because this

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red was always going to be available, Andy Redwood nicely

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spread. He has got a good lead, he does not have to bother with the

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ones on the side cushions. -- and the reds are nicely spread. A bit of

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a bounce off the top cushion, he thought he was perfect on the black.

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Just went that extra couple of inches.

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Played that nicely. This cue action, he basically just points the cube, a

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couple of little waggles and then delivers it, ideal for these

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situations where you just play little stuns and screws.

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This blue will put him 62 points in front, 75 remaining, so a couple of

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reds, a couple of colours required. It is a big watch, that, isn't it?!

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In my day you never bought a watch on your left wrist because it could

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get reflection from the lights. That could be off-putting. -- never wore.

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In goes the black, everybody knows that Mark Allen needs snookers. The

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red has gone in and that will be followed by the black. There is no

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way back to the table for the man from Northern Ireland.

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May be put to blue in and go for the red that is near the ball line. --

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may be put. He try to get closer to that. And he misjudged that.

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But we might still see a century here. Good pot.

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To make that century he is going to have to sort out this difficult,

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what will be the difficult last red on the side cushion. He has got the

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angle, can he disturb this and bring it into play? He has! Very well

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played. Dear me! It doesn't matter. He has

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got his two frame advantage back again, it is now 4-2. Marco Fu two

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frames away from a Saturday afternoon semifinal showdown with

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Ronnie Sullivan. -- Ronnie O'Sullivan. Frame seven, Allen to

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play and there is no score. He has to be careful with this safety shot,

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he cannot guarantee playing this if he can keep all of the reds away

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from the right corner. It could be that the red threads its way through

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the pack. He played that extra thin because of

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that. There was far too much pace on the cue ball. Although I think he

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has got away with it. Or is there a plant? Not the dreaded plant! The

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longer he looks at this, the more it is on. It is on! It is guaranteed,

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as well! That is when you know it is not your night. Marco has

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apologised, I don't know why. Was he saying, you were unlucky? It did not

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flick off the other red, it went into the pocket. What is that about?

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I mean, there is friendly and friendly.

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Unless he is just saying, unlucky that you left the plant? I suppose

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that is all that it was, yes. It is not ideal, he is short of pace. He

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has to play that back-up for the blue and he has done that very well.

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Inch perfect. You get the feeling normal service has been resumed from

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the perspective of Marco Fu. But for a couple of awkward positional

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shots, this is a great chance, he has to pick out the right red and he

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has spotted the one that opens it up, if he gets straight onto this

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and trundles through... He is on the black and it opens up. OK, he would

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have liked that to be a little bit straighter but not much difference.

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The red he would love to play for is to the left of the black. He can

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stun from the cushion for that, the reason I say that JC could have

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caused the position for the black to be blocked but with the black in the

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open, nicely available to both corners. He is usually very good in

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these positions. Pot success from both is very good,

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92% from Mark Allen, that is nothing to be ashamed of. He could elect

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going into the pack, playing both reds with some screw back, that

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would be guaranteed to be on a ball and he would open up the reds

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further as well. He chooses not to do that, I suppose

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it could have gone wrong but that was an option. At some stage he does

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need to go into those pack of five or six reds. Perhaps from this one?

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Well, he would be unlucky not to be on the red on the same pocket as the

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black. Yes, he has played it and the timing was perfect. He has opened up

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all the reds, the frame is at his mercy.

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We have all of the stats but we look at and I think one of the telling

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ones that I have noticed and this is how the player gets in, it is safety

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success. If you look at the safety success of both players, 95% for

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Marco Fu. 76% for Mark Allen. That is why Marco is getting these

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opportunities. Mark's safety has just not been good enough. Not so

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far. He had a chance earlier this evening

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to better the high break of 113 and, held by Mark Selby. -- 139. ?10,000

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prize for that, if he takes black through the remaining reds, there is

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a possible 143. No think Mark Allen can do. He knows this frame is gone.

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This red will clinch it. No attempt to get to the right side

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of the blue, there. Our possible 141, if he takes lax with his

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remaining reds and there is no reason why he should not attempt

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that. You assume that he knows what the highest breakers and if he has

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done the Marbs, it is not guaranteed that he has... -- the Marbs. -- the

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mathematics. He just wants to get on with it. Will he ask the referee but

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the highest breakers? If he can get 140 with the pink... Can he tell

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him? If he asks him. Yes. He would tell him, wouldn't he? He is asking

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him. Still 139? He is asking. The referee didn't know! He is asking

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somebody else! That is good mathematics from Marco,

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you have to pay the pink otherwise you cannot get 113. -- 139. Still

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on. Stuart Bingham, sitting at home right now... Yes, he helped that

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with 132, Mark Selby beating that with 139. Possible 140. Well, busy

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on any red? Can he avoid the kiss on the green? He played it!

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APPLAUSE That is for the century. Can he

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corrupt? And get the highest break? -- clear up. He is running around

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the table. He took no time in sorting that red into the pocket and

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you fancy he is going to pot these. Five remaining colours. To set the

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new high break of 140. And put himself in line for the ?10,000

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prize. Ooh from the crowd and quite like --

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quite rightly! Superb! Absolutely superb, that

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second last red was brilliant. And it took him and has given him the

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5-2 lead with the highest break so far, 140. One frame away from a

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place in the semifinal. Listen to the crowd, they enjoyed that.

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Fantastic to watch, it was a joy to be there and see Marco Fu getting

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that 140. Into the next frame and Mark Allen is fighting for his

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Masters life. Mark Allen comes to the table, 28 points behind. He will

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play no mistakes snooker from here on in.

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And believe me, he can do that, I have seen him do that, I have seen

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him stringing friends together with big breaks on numerous occasions. --

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stringing big breaks. Can he produced this tonight?

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That is your answer, I'm afraid. Well, he was short of pace on the

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red, which was a little bit of an unforgivable mistake. He had a lot

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of room for error the other way and he left himself with a very thin cut

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Brian. Another ideal opportunity for Marco Fu. He should convert this. He

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is already 34 points in front. The pink. Nicely in the open. Four reds

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and the high colours and he is over the line.

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I cannot see him slipping up, already this evening with breaks of

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140, 97, 83, 74... Just one more good contribution and he is in the

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semifinal. He just held that a little bit too

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much but that should not cause so much of a problem, already has the

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42 point lead, those three reds below the pink or be enough to get

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to snookers required. -- would be enough. It will help if he can get

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through the gap and apart from that blip in the middle and a spirited

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recovery from Mark Allen, it has been very much the Marco Fu show

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tonight. Nothing like a bit of confidence after that win in

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Scotland, that certainly seems to have risen his stock. I suppose,

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should he convert this chance... The questions become, not are you

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playing well enough to win events, it is, are you playing well enough

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to win the Masters? And how do you feel about the Welsh Championship?

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All of those questions will make him very good. -- the World

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Championship. The next time Mark Allen gets out of his seat it'll be

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shake the hand of Marco Fu. Interesting, for many years we have

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considered that Ding Junhui will be the first Asian player possibly to

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win the World Championship but if Marco Fu wins the Masters playing

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the best snooker at his career... Puts himself in the frame, he is

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turning over some good players at the moment. He did get to the finals

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of this great tournament. Andy played Ding Junhui in the final. He

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finished runner-up. But he certainly is playing at the top of his game at

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the moment. APPLAUSE

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Disappointing for Mark Allen. His safety play has not been tight

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enough. He missed one or two chances you would not expect. And with Marco

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Fu in this form... It was always going to be difficult. Leaving him

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too many chances. He cannot make the century here, not

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enough points on. But he has certainly shown some tremendous

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break-building here this evening. And of course he will leave the

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arena with the highest break of the tournament so far, 140. Well,

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whatever, somebody shouted, Mark Allen warmly congratulate him, Mark

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Allen will be disappointed, he was no match for Marco Fu tonight, who

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continues the role, he is in confident mood, Marco, and he

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certainly is one of the men to beat. What a matchup with Ronnie

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O'Sullivan Saturday afternoon, he runs at a very comfortable winner,

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6-2, he is in the semifinal. I played very well right from the

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start, I went 3-0 up, and I could have gone 4-0, but I missed a couple

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of chances, but overall very happy with the way I was playing, any time

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I got in the balls, I was scoring heavily, didn't miss any easy shots.

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I wasn't thinking of the highest break until the frame was won,

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because the first priority is to win the frame, but when the frame was

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won, I could play with more freedom, less pressure, and everything worked

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out really well. The highest break is a bonus, the first priority is to

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win the match. I have played Ronnie in the past at the Masters,

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everybody knows what the atmosphere is going to be like, and I am under

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pressure because I am playing the play and the crowd. The semifinal of

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the Masters playing Ronnie, it doesn't get much bigger than that, I

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am looking forward to another great match. Yes, you are superb tonight,

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they are both through, they meet on Saturday afternoon, what a match

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that promises to be. That is it from us, another terrific

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day at the Masters 2017, Hazel is up next with extended highlights of

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Ronnie O'Sullivan, from all other sea, bye for now. -- from all of us

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here. Returning soon to BBC Two -

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Insert Name Here, a comedy panel show

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all about people. Each week, everyone we talk about

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will share the same name. Our captains and panellists of

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course have different names. Promise. It's very simple

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and not at all confusing. So, join me, Sue Perkins... Me, Sue

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Jason Mohammad introduces highlights from Thursday's quarter-final match at the Masters.