The England team of world number one Mark Selby and world champion Stuart Bingham were knocked out of the Snooker World Cup in Wuxi, China.
The pair finished level on points with Thailand in Group D, but went out on an inferior head-to-head record.
Wales' Mark Williams and Michael White won all five matches to top Group C and will face Thailand in the last eight.
Scotland's John Higgins and Stephen Maguire also progressed to the quarter-finals and take on China A.
|Snooker World Cup quarter-finals|
|China A v Scotland|
|India v Belgium|
|Australia v China B|
|Wales v Thailand|