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Zhou Yuelong and Yan Bingtao will be in the Chinese team

The new Camsing Global BVC International Challenge will take place in Shenzhen, China, later this month.

The invitation tournament, sanctioned by World Snooker, will run from July 27-29 at Shenzhen Nanshan Sports Centre in China’s Guangdong Province.

It will be a team event with the British quintet of Ronnie O’Sullivan, Mark Williams, Joe Perry, Michael Holt and Graeme Dott taking on China’s Ding Junhui, Liang Wenbo, Yan Bingtao, Zhou Yuelong and Zhao Xintong.

It will be the most important snooker event in recent years in Shenzhen, the metropolitan city in China with huge number of snooker fans.

The event will be televised on Shenzhen TV and GDTV only.