Judd Trump defends European Masters title with Stuart Bingham victory
Judd Trump defended his European Masters title on Sunday with a 9-7 victory over Stuart Bingham.
The pair exchanged the opening four frames evenly with Bingham notching the game's first half-century break with 73 in the third before Trump responded with 90.
However, Bingham then turned on the style as he knocked in back-to-back centuries.
Trump battled back to 4-4 before Bingham landed another century, this time a huge 130.
Then it was Trump's turn as he won three in a row, that started with his first century to make it 7-5 going into the final session.
Any hopes Trump had of a quick victory were dashed as Bingham came out fighting, bringing it back to 7-7.
Trump made it 8-7 before nothing his second ton of the match to seal a memorable victory.
Trump remains fourth in the world rankings whilst Bingham is up to 9th.