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Betway Shoot-Out Day One Summary


Jimmy White, Mark Williams, Judd Trump and Shaun Murphy were among the winners on a thrilling opening evening at the Betway Shoot-Out in Blackpool.

Fans at the Circus Arena enjoyed a night of drama on the table as players battled for a place in the last 32 of the exciting one-frame knockout event.

Defending champion Dominic Dale fell in the opening match, beaten by Belgian whizz-kid Luca Brecel.

Trump then saw off Matthew Selt with a run of 60, and Murphy beat Jamie Burnett with the same break.

Former Shoot-Out winner Barry Hawkins beat Joe Swail with a last-gasp brown to black clearance, then in-form Mark Williams dominated a battle of two former World Champions, beating John Higgins with breaks of 60 and 63.

Whirlwind White played the last match of the evening and delighted his supporters by beating Dechawat Poomjaeng.

There were also wins for Rory McLeod, Anthony Hamilton, Jamie Jones, Sam Baird, Graeme Dott, Rod Lawler, Fraser Patrick, Joe Perry, Chris Wakelin and Tom Ford.

The action resumes from 2pm on Thursday with the remainder of first round matches.