Welsh Open: Barry Hawkins faces Noppon Saengkham in semi-finals
Former World Championship finalist Barry Hawkins reached the semi-finals of the Welsh Open by defeating Yan Bingtao 5-1 in Cardiff.
Hawkins fell behind but was in high-scoring form thereafter, making breaks of 141, 137 and 74 to progress.
He faces Thailand's Noppon Saengkham, who will appear in his first ranking semi-final after beating Ian Burns 5-3.
Ronnie O'Sullivan plays John Higgins and Gary Wilson takes on Yu Delu in Friday's other quarter-finals.