Stuart Bingham cruised to a 10-3 final victory over Mark Allen to win the Shanghai Masters.
Stephen Maguire ended a victory drought of more than a year with victory in the final of the SangSom Six Red World Championship.
Mark Allen won his third European Tour title within the past year by beating Judd Trump 4-2 in the Paul Hunter Classic.
Ali Carter is planning to return to snooker in October at a low-profile tournament in Bulgaria.
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