Joe Perry was a winner in his opening match in the Champion of Champions tournament in Coventry today (November 11).
The Chatteris potter beat Michael White 4-2 at the Ricoh Arena in a competition which brings together the winners of certain events over the previous year.
The tournament starts with a quartet of four-man groups with the winner of each group progressing to the semi-finals. The final will be staged on Sunday (November 15) over 19 frames while the tournament will also receive extensive coverage on ITV4.
Perry’s best breaks were 66 and 68 and he will now play John Higgins in his group final.