Snooker - Bingham topples Doherty to reach Asian PTC3 semis

Stuart Bingham defeated Ken Doherty 4-1 in quarter-final action at the Asian PTC3 event as English players flooded the last four in Zhengzhou City, China.

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Bingham racked up his third victory of the day, with the eventual semi-finalists having made their way through the last-32 and last-16 stages in prior sessions, in overcoming the 1997 world champion.

Next up for Bingham in tomorrow’s penultimate round is compatriot Tom Ford, who also clinched a 4-1 success over local amateur Hu Hao.

The other semi-final will pit Robert Milkins, who whitewashed Cao Yupeng 4-0 in their last eight encounter, against the only remaining Chinese Li Hang, 4-2 conqueror of Zhang Anda.

The final will also take place on Friday, shortly following the semi-final results.

Round three results:

Stuart Bingham 4-2 Michael Holt

Zhang Yang 1-4 Li Yan

Ken Doherty 4-3 Marco Fu

Shi Hanqing 4-2 Lu Haotian

Matthew Stevens 0-4 Zhang Yong

Mei Xiwen 3-4 Tom Ford

Hu Hao 4-1 Zhu Yonghui

Ricky Walden 2-4 Xiao Guodong

Ma Yanpeng 2-4 Zhang Anda

Guan Zhen 2-4 Yu Delu

Ju Reti 4-1 Zhou Yuelong

Feng Guowei 2-4 Li Hang

Liu Chuang 0-4 Robert Milkins

Chen Ruifu 4-0 Cai Jianzhong

Cao Yupeng 4-0 Xu Xinjian

Cao Xin Long 4-3 Ding Junhui

Round four results:

Stuart Bingham 4-1 Li Yan

Ken Doherty 4-0 Shi Hanquing

Zhang Yong 1-4 Tom Ford

Hu Hao 4-2 Xiao Guodong

Zhang Anda 4-3 Yu Delu

Ju Reti 2-4 Li Hang

Robert Milkins 4-3 Chen Ruifu

Cao Yupeng 4-2 Cao Xin Long

Quarter-final results:

Li Hang 4-2 Zhang Anda

Tom Ford 4-1 Hu Hao

Stuart Bingham 4-1 Ken Doherty

Robert Milkins 4-0 Cao Yupeng

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