Ali Carter is the latest victim of the China open, being defeated 5-2 by Mark King. Ali is just one of many of the top players getting an early exit from this years tournament. Some of the players he has joined includes, Neil Robertson and Ding Junhiu.
Because of the loss of the big names early on, the draw has really opened up this year.
Judd Trump received a walkover today after his opponent Stuart Carrington withdrew from the competition. Later today world champion, Stuart Bingham and Grand Prix winner, Shaun Murphy will be in action.