Johal wins tour place
Huddersfield cueman Kuldesh Johal defeated Robbie Williams 6-4 in the final of the EASB Pro Ticket play-offs to win back a place on the world tour.
Johal reclaimed the place he lost for last season by edging out his Liverpool opponent.
The Yorkshireman whitewashed Jonathon Bagley 5-0, which included breaks of 112 and 91, in the first round of the competition between the 16 leading players on the EASB's English ranking list.
He then beat Adam Duffy 5-1 before pipping Anthony Parsons 5-4 in the semi-finals at the Northern Snooker Centre in Leeds.
Stephen Craigie, dominant during the English season, fell at the first hurdle 5-1 to James McGouran.
Williams defeated McGouran in the semis after triumphing over Rob James and Dan Ward in the earlier rounds.
Stephen Craigie 1-5 James McGouran
David Craggs 5-2 Mitch Mann
Robbie Williams 5-0 Rob James
Danny Ward 5-4 Stuart Carrington
Leo Fernandez 5-3 Callum Downing
Anthony Parsons 5-3 Matt Wilson
Adam Duffy 5-2 Sean Bullock
Kuldesh Johal 5-0 Jonathon Bagley
James McGouran 5-4 David Craggs
Robbie Williams 5-4 Dan Ward
Anthony Parsons 5-3 Leo Fernandez
Kuldesh Johal 5-1 Adam Duffy
Robbie Williams 5-3 James McGouran
Kuldesh Johal 5-4 Anthony Parsons
Kuldesh Johal 6-4 Robbie Williams