Players Championship: Mark Allen loses to Stuart Bingham
Mark Allen lost 4-2 to Stuart Bingham in the second round of the Players' Championship in Bangkok on Thursday.
The Antrim player had reached the quarter-finals of the tournament in Thailand for the last two years.
Allen beat Welshman Ryan Day 4-3 in the first round earlier this week thanks to a break of 94 in the deciding frame.
The world number 11 will compete in the China Open, before beginning his preparations for next month's World Championship at Sheffield.