Aaron Canavan played at the Crucible in Sheffield (16th-18th August) defending the title he won last year.
He won his first match 3-1 against Au Chi Wai (Hong Kong) but lost 3-1 to Leo Fernandez (Republic of Ireland) in the quarter final.
On the Thursday night on the practice table playing against Tony Knowles Aaron made a 147.

We are holding another qualifier at First Tower starting at 9.00 am on Saturday 7th September. the final will be played on Sunday 8th.
About 40 players from overseas have entered including, Tony Knowles, Mike Hallett, and Leo Fernandez who defeated Aaron.