O’Sullivan defeated Mark Allen 10-6 at the Barbican in York and has chosen not to contest his first-round match in Glasgow against Daniel Wells, which was scheduled to take place on Tuesday at 1pm.

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Watch: Mark Allen wins the Scottish Open (thanks partly to a massive fluke on the pink)
16/12/2018 AT 21:50

World Snooker confirmed in a statement: “Ronnie O’Sullivan has withdrawn from the BetVictor Scottish Open in Glasgow.”

O’Sullivan’s triumph in York saw him surpass the previous record of six UK titles he shared with Steve Davis, as well as edging past Stephen Hendry to win a 19th ‘triple crown’ title – comprising the World and UK Championship and the Masters.

Coverage of day one of the Scottish Open starts at 12:45pm on Eurosport 1.

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Allen holds off Murphy charge to win Scottish Open title
16/12/2018 AT 21:49
Scottish Open
On-fire Murphy draws level with timely century break
16/12/2018 AT 20:31