World No 2 Mark Selby booked his place in the Australian Goldfields Open quarter-finals in comfortable fashion with victory over Zhang Anda.
Neil Robertson reached the quarter-finals of the Australian Goldfields Open for the first time with a routine 5-3 victory over Jamie Cope.
Ali Carter has revealed he is "not out of the woods yet" after being told his testicular cancer scare requires further investigation.
World number two Mark Selby survived a scare in the opening round of the Australian Open before beating resilient Scot Ian Burns.
Home favourite Neil Robertson eased into the second round of the Australian Open on day one in Bendigo.
Two-time world finalist Ali Carter has undergone surgery after he was diagnosed with testicular cancer.
Two-time World Championship finalist Ali Carter is ready for the fight ahead after being diagnosed with testicular cancer.
World champion Ronnie O'Sullivan has indicated he is set to play in the end-of-year UK Championship as well as January's Masters.
Neil Robertson exacted a measure of revenge on John Higgins as he won the battle of the game's form players to lift the Wuxi Classic.
Neil Robertson comfortably saw off Robert Milkins to set up a Wuxi Classic final showdown with former world champion John Higgins.
John Higgins will face Matthew Stevens in the semi-finals of the Wuxi Open after the four-time world champion defeated Joe Perry 5-2.
Neil Robertson and John Higgins cruised into the Wuxi Classic quarter-finals with 5-0 whitewashes on Thursday - but Ali Carter was a casualty.