John Higgins beat Martin Gould 9-8 in the Australian Goldfields Open final to claim the 27th ranking title of his career.
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John Higgins reached the final of the Australian Goldfields Open final after staging a superb comeback to beat Jamie Jones.
Stephen Maguire cruised to a 5-1 win over defending champion Judd Trump to reach the semi-finals of the Australian Open.
World number one Mark Selby was dumped out of the Australian Goldfields Open on Thursday by Jamie Jones,.
Judd Trump cruised into the Australian Goldfields Open quarter-finals in Bendigo following a 5-2 victory over Ian Burns.
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Neil Robertson crashed out of the Australian Goldfiends Open as he lost 5-4 to Matthew Selt.
World champion Stuart Bingham was shocked by Fergal O'Brien in the opening round of the Australian Goldfields Open.