Callum Wraight successfully defended his title as he beat surprise package Martin Gaut in the final 16. He has now won it three times, he won it 2012 now, and earned himself an early place at the Champion of Champions. Callum had been in imperious form all day after having a walkover first game against Dave Rhodes, beating Steve Bodley 6, Sam Millward 13 and Paul Evans 10. Martin had also impressed on the day, reaching his first major final as he defeated Lee Woodfield 17, Adam Jones 17, St Georges Open winner Ryan Prosser 18 and Josh Mordue 16. In the Quarter Finals Paul Evans had got past Craig Gant 12 and Josh Mordue beat Colin Beaman 13.
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