Maria Catalano from England shocked 2012 World Snooker Championship's quarter finalist Daria Sirotina (Russia) by defeating 3 frames to 1 in 6Reds event.
After losing two consecutive matches on day one and two, Mario Van Herk from Belgium finally registered first win in 6Red event of IBSF World 6Reds Championship here at Ivy Rooms in Carlow today.
Pakistan's Muhammad Asif started well against Daniel Dempsey of Ireland in opening frame of Men's team event on day three.
With a break of 68 points where Asif used maximum pink pots was looking to cleared the table, but fall short when he went out of position on second last red. The cue ball landed too close to red leaving no option for Asif to pot that. He, however, tried in centre pocket but missed.
On third day's first session match of World Team Championship (Women), Russia 1 defeated Ireland 3 by a huge point difference in all thee frames. Anastasia Nechaeva dominated from the first frame only and scored high points to defeat Catherine Fitzsimons 69-14.
After losing first match today, Robert Murphy bounced back and defeated Juha Lehto of Finland 4-1 in last session of the day.
Murphy took one frame to recover which went in favour of Lehto 47-07 but after that Murphy won the subsequent frames 45-15, 35-33, 63-09, 45-08.