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Summary

  1. Second round (Best of 11 frames)
  2. Result: Kyren Wilson 6-2 Mike Dunn
  3. Result: Barry Hawkins 6-0 Ian Burns
  4. Result: Mark Williams 6-0 Daniel Wells
  5. Result: John Higgins 5-6 Alan McManus

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All times stated are UK

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  1. Today's results and schedule

    Here are tonight's matches from the York Barbican:

    Evening results

    Mark King (Eng) 6-2 Li Hang (Chn)

    Joe Perry (Eng) 6-1 Michael Holt (Eng)

    Mark Joyce (Eng) 4-6 Lu Ning (Chn)

    Tom Ford (Eng) 6-5 Robert Milkins (Eng)

    Stuart Bingham (Eng) 6-5 Kurt Maflin (Eng)

    Kyren Wilson (Eng) 6-2 Mike Dunn (Eng)

    Barry Hawkins (Eng) 6-0 Ian Burns (Eng)

    James Cahill (Eng) 5-6 Sunny Akani (Tha)

    Afternoon results

    Zhou Yuelong (Chn) 6-4 Mark Davis (Eng)

    Jack Lisowski (Eng) 6-1 Mei Xi Wen (Chn)

    Tian Pengfei (Chn) 6-2 Jimmy Robertson (Eng)

    Ben Woollaston (Eng) 3-6 Xiao Guodong (Chn)

    Alan McManus (Sco) 6-5 John Higgins (Sco)

    Neil Robertson (Aus) 6-3 Thepchaiya Un-Nooh (Tha)

    Scott Donaldson (Sco) 4-6 Stephen Maguire (Sco)

    Daniel Wells (Wal) 0-6 Mark Williams (Wal)

  2. Best shots: McManus knocks out Higgins after tough encounter

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    Video caption: Best shots: Alan McManus knocks out John Higgins

    Watch some of the best shots as Alan McManus wins a tough encounter with four-time world champion John Higgins 6-5 in their second round match at the UK Snooker Championship.

  3. Williams hits 124 break on way to comfortable win

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    Video caption: UK Snooker Championship: Mark Williams hits 124-break on way to win

    Watch the best moments as Mark Williams hits a break of 124 to win the fifth frame before going on to beat compatriot Daniel Wells in the UK Snooker Championship second round.

  4. Williams 'not bothered' about snooker

    Mark Williams

    World champion Mark Williams says he is enjoying life too much to be bothered with snooker after winning 6-0 in the second round of the UK Championship.

    Williams 'not bothered' about snooker

    Mark Williams

    World champion Mark Williams says he is enjoying life too much to be bothered with snooker after winning 6-0 in the second round of the UK Championship.

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  5. Last time out

    UK Snooker Championship 2017

    Ronnie O'Sullivan equalled the six UK Championship titles won by Steve Davis by beating Shaun Murphy 10-5 in a high-quality final in York.

    O'Sullivan also drew level with Stephen Hendry's 18 'Triple Crown' titles of the World, UK and Masters events.

    The pair shared the first eight frames, each knocking in a century apiece, but O'Sullivan seized control with four breaks over 50 and two further tons.

    He won five frames in a row to clinch the £170,000 top prize.

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    Video caption: 'Magic' O'Sullivan too good for Murphy - five best shots
  6. What is the UK Snooker Championship?

    The UK Snooker Championship is one of Snooker's 'Triple Crown' events alongside the World Championship and the Masters.

    The 2018 edition of the UK Snooker Championship will be held at the York Barbican for the seventh successive year. The tournament was previously held in York from 2001-2006 and returned in 2011 after being held in Telford for four years.

    The event was first staged in 1977 and has seen some of the biggest names in snooker throughout the decades win the trophy.

    The Barbican Centre in York - home of the UK Snooker Championship
  7. BBC coverage times

    All times are GMT and subject to change.

    The BBC will brings you live coverage from the York Barbican on BBC One, BBC Two and BBC Red Button, plus uninterrupted coverage from Tables 1 and 2 on the BBC Sport website, app and on BBC iPlayer.

    There will also be a daily highlights round-up and further extended coverage of the day's play with UK Championship Extra each evening.

    Saturday, 1 December

    13:15-16:30, BBC One

    16:30-17:30, BBC Two

    13:00-14:30, 17:30-18:00 & 19:00-23:30, BBC Red Button

    13:00-18:00 & 19:00-23:30, Connected TV and online

    00:15-01:05, Highlights, BBC Two

    01:05-03:05, UK Championship Extra, BBC Two

  8. Get Inspired: How to get into snooker

    Get Inspired

    #GetInspired

    Whether you choose to play competitively or socially, snooker is sure to get your brain working.

    It requires skill and concentration and will improve your focus and hand-eye coordination. Anyone can play regardless of age, gender or ability and it's not an expensive sport to get into.

    To learn the rules of the game click here.

    Or locate your local snooker venue using the English Partnership for Snooker and Billiards club finder here.

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    Video caption: Davis: My 'mind-blowing' life in snooker