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Trump Defeat Ends Reign

Judd Trump bowed out of the matchroom.live British Open with a 3-2 defeat to Elliot Slessor, meaning World Champion Mark Selby will overtake him in the rankings to become the new world number one at the end of the tournament.

Trump has occupied the summit of the world rankings since August 2019. A stunning two years have followed, in which he has racked up 11 ranking titles.

However, he will lose the £175,000 he earned for winning the 2019 International Championship at the end of this week. That means that world number two Selby, who bowed out yesterday evening against Ali Carter, will now overtake him on Monday.