Stephen Hendry made it through to the Haikou World Open with a win over Mike Dunn in qualifying in Sheffield.
Hendry beat Dunn 5-2 to earn a spot in the tournament, which will take place from February 27 to March 4 in Hainan, China.
Marco Fu also made it into the draw with a 5-2 win over Matthew Selt, but Ryan Day lost out on a spot as he was whitewashed 5-0 by Rob Milkins.
World number 82 Sam Baird sprang the biggest shock of the day, coming through a thriller against world number 17 to win 5-4 and make the main draw of the tournament.
Barry Hawkins also came through a close match, beating Ian McCulloch 5-4.
Final qualifying round results
Marco Fu 5-2 Matthew Selt
Jamie Cope 5-1 Jamie Burnett
Mark Davis 4-5 Sam Baird
Ryan Day 0-5 Rob Milkins
Barry Hawkins 5-4 Ian McCulloch
Marcus Campbell 5-3 Alfie Burden
Stephen Hendry 5-2 Mike Dunn
Rory McLeod 3-5 Jimmy Robertson
Dominic Dale 5-4 Dave Harold
Mark King 5-4 Liang Wenbo
Tom Ford 5-4 Jamie Jones
Andrew Higginson 5-3 Yu Delu
Joe Perry 5-1 Anthony Hamilton
Ricky Walden 5-4 Gerard Greene
Peter Ebdon 3-5 Michael Holt
Fergal O'Brien 4-5 Nigel Bond