Bingham S. - Xintong Z.
Former World Champion Stuart Bingham will play against Zhao Xintong in the third round of the UK Championship.
This will be the fifth match between these two players.Binghan did not lost from the young Chinese in the previous four matches, so that should remain after this match.
Bingham play at home in this tournament,he is in good shape, in both previous matches in this tournament he won 6: 4, but there was not much uncertainty, without major problems he won that tenth frame.
Bingham will certainly be closer thna Xintong to win another time in this tournament. The Chinese are talented, but in this moment, he is not expected to reach to the final of this tournament.
Bingham played many more matches in this tournament, certainly he is a better tactician than Xintong, and will force more mistakes of the young Chinese player.
Xintong does not like longer frames, it is certain that he will try to insert long balls, and that in these attempts he will make more mistakes, which experienced Bingham will be able to use, and beat Xintong for the fifth time.
*Odds are correct at the time of publishing and subject of change.
Match start: 02.12. 14:00h