Doherty through in China

Fri, 08 Jun 23:22:00 2012

Ken Doherty beat Jack Lisowski 5-3 to move into the final stages of the Wuxi Classic in China.

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The former world champion will feature in round five in Jiangsu Province later in June for the first ranking event of the season after a comfortable win over Lisowski.

The Irishman went 2-0 up with a pair of 63 breaks, completing the win in the eighth.

Jamie Cope ended the run of rising Indian star Aditya Mehta†with an exciting 5-4 win that saw Mehta come from 4-2 down to level at 404.

Cope won the deciding frame with a break of 79.

In other results Barry Hawkins beat Jimmy Robertson 5-4 after going 3-0 down, while Marco Fu was sent packing 5-2 by Jamie Burnett.

Round four results:

Jamie Cope 5-4 Aditya Mehta

Barry Hawkins 5-4 Jimmy Robertson

Peter Ebdon 5-4 Matthew Selt

Ken Doherty 5-3 Jack Lisowski

Mark Davis 5-2 Rory McLeod

Marco Fu 2-5 Jamie Burnett

Jamie Jones 2-5 Rod Lawler

Mark King 4-5 Dave Harold

Anthony Hamilton 4-5 Michael White

Tom Ford 5-0 Barry Pinches

Fergal O'Brien 5-3 Gerard Greene

Ryan Day 0-5 Robert Milkins

Marcus Campbell 5-4 David Gilbert

Joe Perry 5-1 Passakorn Suwannawat

Michael Holt 5-4 Kurt Maflin

Dominic Dale 5-4 Peter Lines

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