It is a case of head versus heart in this match between amateur James Cahill, who comes into this match in the limelight after beating Ronnie O’Sullivan, and Stephen Maguire who has all the experience required to ruin the fairy-tale.
Last year’s runner-up John Higgins stakes another claim to win his fifth World Championship to draw level with Ronnie O’Sullivan, and will fancy his chances all the more after 'The Rocket’s early exit.
Mark Williams defended his World Championship title on Saturday by defeating Martin Gould 10-7 but his hunger to replicate his feat of last year could be called into question against David Gilbert who is in the form of his life and unquestionably hungry.
It is a shame for Shaun Murphy that he should show glimpses of his best form in his first-round thrashing of Luo Honghao after such a difficult spell, only to meet Neil Robertson in the second round.
Gary Wilson must be cursing his luck after coming through the qualifying rounds to beat talented Belgian Luca Brecel to face one of the favourites for the tournament in Mark Selby.
Michael van Gerwen has looked in imperious form over the last two weeks as he closes in on yet another table-topping Premier League campaign. The Dutchman has had some blips in the 2019 Premier League season which includes a defeat against James Wade but the way he performed against Smith and Cross suggests he is really hitting top gear at the right time.
Rob Cross lost in disappointing fashion to Michael van Gerwen last Thursday and will be looking to respond in a positive way as he has done after both of his previous two losses in the 2019 Premier League.
This is a match Daryl Gurney may have to take two points from if he is to make it into the play-offs. The Northern Irishman has had a couple of blips recently to halt his momentum and he needs to pick up a win to get back on track or risk losing ground on the players ahead of him.
Mensur Suljovic has been picking up wins over the past few weeks without particularly playing as well as he was early in the campaign, where he was playing to a higher standard but coming up against opponents who raised their level.
In 2017, the Zurich Classic changed its typical format of 72-hole stroke-play to a team event, with 80 pairs making up the field. The PGA Tour wanted to introduce a team format into the regular schedule to provide a different excitement that is seen in team golf such as the Ryder Cup and World Cup. Round 1 and 3 are Four-Ball (Best-Ball) and Rounds 2 and 4 are Foursomes (Alternate Shot).
Roosevelt Roberts is looking to live up to the hype by putting away another lightweight to extend his unbeaten record. He takes on Thomas Gifford, making his UFC debut, who also has a habit of finishing his opponents.
John Lineker will have a keen eye on the bantamweight title fight between Marlon Moraes and Henry Cejudo as he is desperate for a shot at gold, but he has to get past the rising contender Cory Sandhagen to remain in the title picture.
Glover Teixeira and Ion Cutelaba finally meet after their fight fell through back in January. Teixeira overcame a lot of adversity to submit Cutelaba's replacement, Karl Roberson, and he is going to have to expect more adversity as he takes on the dangerous Moldovan.
Baku really should suit the Ferrari, with long straights and very low speed corners. They look the team to beat, but then most commentators said the same heading into China. For the good of the sport, we need to see Ferrari winning races, as Mercedes are already running away with it.