Mark Joyce
Walsall's Mark Joyce has pulled out of the Bank of Beijing China Open as his partner is due to give birth.


World number 45 Joyce was due to face wild card Lu Haotian on Tuesday at 2.30pm (local time). Lu has been given a bye into the last 32, where he will face Mark Williams at 2.30pm on Wednesday.

 

The world ranking event starts on Monday and runs until the following Sunday.