In the second round of the Shanghai Masters (the 2007-08 season opener) Mark Selby has gained revenge for his world final defeat to John Higgins in May. Selby won the match 5-3 to progress into the 1/4 finals.
The other big shock of the day was Steve Davis being thumped 5-1 by a resurgent Dave Harold. Harold has now beaten two former world champions en route to the 1/4 finals.
Stuart Bingham (Eng) 5-4 Stuart Pettman (Eng)
John Higgins (Sco) 3-5 Mark Selby (Eng)
Dave Harold (Eng) 5-1 Steve Davis (Eng)
Ian McCulloch (Eng) 3-5 Ryan Day (Wal)