Michael Judge from Ireland curtailed former World Champion Muhammad Asif of Pakistan in the Last-32 stage and defeated him out 5-3 to move in the pre-quarter finals of 2016 IBSF World Snooker Championship here at Doha, Qatar.
Judge gave a good start to the match and further accelerated well to take up 3-1 lead. He also crafted two breaks of 63 and 66 in the procession to mount some pressure on Asif.
Winner and Runner-up of this year's World 6Reds championship have lost their respective matches in the last 32 stage of this 15 reds snooker championship. Both the players, Duane Jones (Wales) and Michael Judge (Ireland), lost to Irishmen, Brenden O'Donoghue and David Hogan.