Selby spanks Doherty as round one of shoot-out ends
Mark Selby did not give Ken Doherty a sniff as his 125 break put him in the last 32 of the Betfair Shoot-out in Blackpool.
World number one Selby, the current UK and Masters champion, cleared the table at the start of Saturday’s play to set up a clash with Nigel Bond on Saturday night.
The first round of the one-frame knockout event started on Friday and concluded at the end of the Saturday afternoon session.
Others to go through were Ryan Day, who beat Xiao Goudong 62-0, and Peter Lines, who dumped out former world number one John Higgins 96-1.
Mark Joyce also went though with a 51-46 win over Aditya Mehta, while Stephen Maguire went through 47-32 over Liang Wenbo.
Saturday afternoon results (round 1):
Mark Selby 125-0 Ken Doherty
Ryan Day 62-0 Xiao Goudong
Peter Lines 96-1 John Higgins
Mark Joyce 51-46 Aditya Mehta
Stephen Maguire 47-32 Liang Wenbo
Nigel Bond 44-40 Cao Yupeng
Robbie Williams 115-1 Ding Junhui
Mark Davis 52-29 Yu Delu
Kurt Maflin 71-14 Jamie Cope
Martin Gould 49-45 Jamie McLeod
Liu Chang 64-29 Shaun Murphy
Dave Harold 67-0 Rod Lawler
Gerard Greene 80-42 Alfie Burden
Andrew Higginson 52-40 Andy Hicks
Anthony McGill 101-11 Barry Pinches
Last 32 match-ups:
Michael Holt v Ryan Day
Anthony Hamilton v Jimmy Robertson
Mark Williams v Jamie Jones
Jack Lisowski v Robbie Williams
Mark Davis v Kurt Maflin
Liu Chuang v Ricky Walden
Mark Joyce v Martin Gould
Mark Allen v Peter Lines
Nigel Bond v Mark Selby
Barry Hawkins v Anthony McGill
Dave Harold v Gerard Greene
Alan McManus v Thepchaiya Un-Nooh
Marcus Campbell v Dominic Dale
Robert Milkins v Andrew Higginson
Ben Woollaston v Michael White
Stephen Maguire v Matt Selt