The final battle of China Hebei Qinhuangdao “Bank of Qinhuangdao & JOY Cup” Hebei Belt & Road Chinese Pool International Open, World Chinese Pool Masters 7th Grand Finals took place in Qinhuangdao on Januray 21st. Chinese player YU Haitao defeated WANG Yun in the final, and became the 4th player won the title of World Chinese Pool Masters.
The previous six titles were gained respectively by British player Gareth Potts, Chinese players Yang Fan and Zheng Yubo. Whoever crowned in this final would become the new champion of World Chinese Pool Masters.
Prize money of 1 million was close at hand, both of two players felt a little bit nervous. Neither of them had a comfortable break. In the first rack, Yu Haitao took the lead with a beautiful trickshot. Wang Yun was not reconciled of being lagged behind and won the following 2 racks with superior skills. The 6th rack, Wang missed a bank shot at 8 ball. However, Yu was troubled by static in a simple situation. Wang equalized the score again to 3-3. With a dry break by Yu, Wang didn’t miss the chance. He racked and ran and took a lead of 4-3 before the first time-out.
The match went on, they made crucial mistakes successively. Wang Yun missed a shot to side pocket in a safety battle and left an easy 8-ball to Yu. Yu should have broken and run, but he left a bad position of Cue Ball and missed opportunity of equalizing the score. In the 11th rack, Yu made a vital bank shot and cleared the table successifully. Score went to 6-6, both sides returned to the draw. Two players were more cautious in the following racks. The score seesawed and came to 8-8. There was 15 minutes before the end of the match. Under the huge pressure, Yu’s courage and Wang’s sharpness were showed thoroughly on the TV table focused by worldwide audience. The match went white-hot, both of them distinguished themselves with their superb Chinese pool skills.
Yu Haitao broke and ran for the first time in the whole match between two players. But Wang Yun failed to level the score in the following rack. Finally, time was up. Yu Haitao defeated Wang Yun by 9-8 and won the prize money of 1 million with honor!
中國·河北·秦皇島 “秦皇島銀行·喬氏盃” 河北一帶一路中式台球國際公開賽-第七屆中式台球國際大師賽全球總決賽，在秦皇島迎來最終決戰，中國球員于海濤在決賽中戰勝王云，成為第四位獲得中式台球國際大師賽冠軍的球員。