31-year-old player who managed to defeat Kyren Wilson with a score of 10-7, has achieved the greatest victory of his career.
Mark Allen, who defeated Kyren Wilson 10-7 in the finals of the 2018 Snooker Masters, has reached the championship. The two players, who played for the first time in the Masters, were very excited. The first session came from Kyren Wilson with 89 and resulted 4-4.
Mark Allen played very well. He had also the pot success during the tournament. He started to show himself to his unpracticed opponent after a score of 5-5 in the second session. Northern Irish player won with a score of 6-5 with his 73 series. In the 12th frame he won with a score of 7-5.
Allen scored 8-5 in the 13th frame, which was played after the break. He took a great advantage on the way of championship. At this point, Wilson won two frames. But Allen did not lose his concentration, so he managed to finish the match by taking two frames that were played later.
Mark Allen, who defeated the last champion Ronnie O’Sullivan and another important name John Higgins, at the Alexandra Palace, reached the biggest success of his career with this championship. Allen also became the first Northern Irish snooker player that to reach the Masters championship after Dennis Taylor’s victory in 1987.