With the Winmau Centre Thursday Night Champions League taking a break until January the centre is laying on a couple of knockouts the first of which saw West Midlands player Sam Guest take the top prize with a final 6-2 win over Robert Pierce.

In the last sixteen round Guest beat Shropshire player Rob Harris 4-0 and with a similar scoreline accounted for Jason Gayle in the quarter finals then booking his final spot with a 5-2 win over Matt Padgett. From the other half of the draw Pierce had 4-2 wins against Chris Fox and Mark Bayliss and reached the final with a 5-1 win against Chris Williams.

The centre in Racecourse Road, Wolverhampton, WV6 0QU will be staging the second of their knockouts tomorrow night with a guaranteed £100 for the winner. Cost of entry is £5 with all money paid in being paid out.

There is a 7.45 deadline for registration with match play getting underway at 8.00pm.