[Single Challenge] Zheng Yubo scored 10 consecutive rounds to set a winning semifinal starter
Watch the heads-up and witness more one-shot clearing with the Xingpai pool table! The Chinese billiards heads-up competition jointly launched by Xingpai, Kangxi Shengshi and China Sports will open the semi-finals on the evening of July 22. Zheng Yubo defeated Yu Haitao 21-11 and took the lead in the two wins of three games.
In the first stage of the heads-up, Yu Haitao and Zheng Yubo were both 5 wins and 2 losses. In the direct dialogue between the two, it was Zheng Yubo who made a strong effort in the second half and won 21-13. In this game, Zheng Yubo hit the climax again at halftime-Yu Haitao, who took the lead in rushing the ball, caught Zheng Yubo’s ups and downs and got a 3-0 start. However, afterwards, Zheng Yubo scored 10 games in a row, and instead led by 10-3. Yu Haitao stopped the bleeding in two consecutive rounds, but his flat performance could not allow him to further narrow the score. At the end of the first half, Zheng Yubo led 13-7.
Entering the second half, Yu Haitao pursued with all his strength, but Zheng Yubo performed steadily and did not give a chance to chase points continuously. Starting from the 27th game, the game entered into Zheng Yubo’s time again. He repeatedly succeeded with one stroke and played a small climax of 5-1, and finally won 21-11.
In the whole game, Zheng Yubo had a good performance of 4 bombs and 8 picks, and Yu Haitao had 1 bomb and 3 picks.
At 7 pm on July 23, Zheng Yubo and Yu Haitao played the second round of the semi-final. If Zheng Yubo wins, he will be the first to advance to the heads-up finals starting on August 22. If Yu Haitao wins, the two sides will play a decisive battle on the evening of the 24th. Chinese sports zhibo.tv continues to bring exclusive live broadcasts.
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