Mark Selby led 5-3 after the opening session of the UK Championship final against Neil Robertson.
World champion Ronnie O'Sullivan will begin his Masters campaign against Robert Milkins at Alexandra Palace next month.
Mark Selby made snooker's 100th maximum break as he beat Ricky Walden 9-5 to reach the UK Championship final.
We look back at some of snooker's historically significant 147s after the 100th official maximum break.
Neil Robertson booked his place in the UK Championship final after edging out Stuart Bingham 9-8 in a nail-biting battle.
Ronnie O'Sullivan is out of the UK Championship after a 6-4 quarter-final defeat to Stuart Bingham.
Neil Robertson has labelled the second table at the UK Championship "unplayable" and "absolute garbage".
Ding Junhui's bid for a historic fourth straight ranking title was ended by Ricky Walden in the last 16 of the UK Championship.
Irish surprise package David Morris was able to reflect on a satisfying run at the UK Championship.
Ronnie O'Sullivan beat Scotland's Marcus Campbell to reach the last 16 of the UK Championship.