He first beat Surshrut Pandya (PJHG) 284-199 and then got the better of Chintan Jhaveri (BG) by a comfortable 204-170 margin.

Rohan Jambusaria (MCF) also enjoyed a good run winning both his matches. He had useful breaks of 84, 72, 50 and 44 en route his 312-126 win over Vishal Gehani (PCL), before going on to beat Kaizad Mehta (MG) 191-175.