Biggest Upset in The History Of Snooker Hossein Vafaei Beat Judd Trump.
Hossein Vafaei Vs Judd Trump.
Hossein Vafaei has the great and the biggest win of his career, seeing off Judd Trump 5-3 to reach the semi-finals of the Bank of Beijing China Open.
Hossein Vafaei, who is Iran’s only professional player, has also confirmed his place on the tour next season by virtue of his run this week in Beijing.
Defeat for the in-form Judd Trump, who made the third maximum break of his career yesterday, ends his bid to reach a 4th consecutive final.
It was a confident opening from the 22-year-old Vafaei, who moved 2-0 ahead courtesy of breaks of 45 and 74. After Judd Trump won the third, Vafaei compiled a century run of exactly 100 to go into the interval 3-1 up.
When they returned from the break it was quick fire snooker to the finish. with none of the remaining frames stretching beyond the 20 minute mark. Trump took the fifth frame to pull within 1 and he was then level at 3-3 after making a contribution of 66 to snatch the next on the black.
Hossein appeared to be unfazed by the big match situation and responded with a contribution of 106. He then potted a clutch final pink in the eighth frame to secure a 5-3 win.