Ali Carter is planning to return to snooker in October at a low-profile tournament in Bulgaria.
Judd Trump saw off home favourite Neil Robertson in the Australian Goldfields Open final on Sunday.
Neil Robertson continued his perfect start to the new season as he sailed into the semi-finals of the Australian Goldfields Open in Bendigo.
Australian Neil Robertson won his opening match at the Australian Goldfields Open in Bendigo, beating England's Andrew Higginson 5-2.
Four-time world champion John Higgins crashed out of the Australian Goldfields Open in Bendigo, losing 5-2 to Rob Milkins in the second round.
Australia's Neil Robertson beat Joe Perry 10-9 to win the Wuxi Classic in China for the second consecutive year.
Practice partners Neil Robertson and Joe Perry will contest the first ranking event final of the season at the Wuxi Classic.
Defending champion Neil Robertson beat England's Shaun Murphy 5-4 in the battle of the former world champions to reach the semi-finals of the Wuxi Classic in China.
Defending champion Neil Robertson wasted little time in booking his place in the quarter-finals of the Wuxi Classic in China.
Stephen Lee must pay costs of £125,000 in costs after failing in his appeal to overturn a 12-year ban for match-fixing.
Ali Carter says he feels "strong and positive" after undergoing his first course of chemo treatment since being diagnosed with lung cancer.
Two-time World Championship runner-up Ali Carter has been diagnosed with lung cancer.