Stephen Maguire beats Ronnie O"Sullivan in China Open

Maguire's spot of luck sees O'Sullivan ousted from China Open

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UPDATED:

20:45 GMT, 30 March 2012

Stephen Maguire triumphed on a
re-spotted black in the final frame to see off Ronnie O'Sullivan in the
quarter-finals of snooker's China Open in Beijing.

The Scot, 31, fluked a treble into
the middle pocket to seal a 5-4 win and book a semi-final place against
Stephen Lee, who beat reigning champion Judd Trump 5-3.

Spot luck: Stephen Maguire progresses in the China Open

Spot luck: Stephen Maguire progresses in the China Open

Maguire told worldsnooker.com: 'It's never easy against Ronnie. If you let him in he usually clears up.'