Ding Junhui pays emotional tribute to his family after UK Championship triumph

Ding Junhui paid an enthusiastic tribute to his significant other and girl subsequent to beating Stephen Maguire 10-6 in the UK Championship last. The 32-year-old was in colossal structure as he thumped in four centuries in an awesome challenge as he held off the Scot who overflowed with three tons of his own.

It is the third time Ding has lifted this trophy, however the first run through in quite a while after a droop in structure throughout the most recent two years which saw him quickly drop out of the best 16. The Chinese star currently gives off an impression of being back to his best and is additionally cherishing life off the table after the ongoing birth of his little girl, who may be too youthful to even consider taking in his accomplishment, yet will do in the coming years. 'In the interim, I was viewing my little girl's video and I can envision she's strolling near. It eases the heat off,' said Ding subsequent to lifting the trophy.

'They give me their full help. My better half watches my game. I now my little girl doesn't get this yet, yet I need to give a valiant effort so when she grows up she thinks she has the best daddy. 'It's extremely unique,' Ding proceeded. 'I've been two years sat idle. I played very well this week. 'I stress over it since I'm not progressing admirably. I'm asking myself "would I be able to win once more" the appropriate response was in every case no.

'In any case, this week I was so sure and play so well beat Ronnie O'Sullivan' while in transit to the last, beginning to put stock in myself I can lift the trophy again and really I've made it. 'Prior to the UK, I lost a couple of first adjusts, I can't trust I can play that great and been doing so well this week. It's a major success, it takes me back to the structure and to the main 16.

'It implies numerous things, individuals have been anticipating me to win titles, and for me and my family. They'll be observing medium-term so on account of everybody supporting me. Ding is back. I'll continue onward.' Ding won't have a lot of time to celebrate as he is back in real life at the Scottish Open this week.