Meanwhile, last week's ABF Tour Hong Kong leg third runner-up, Pan Yu-Fen of Chinese Taipei ammased a total of 1338 from two best 3-games series of 692 and 646 to lead the Ladies' Open division and the local pool.
Last year's defending champion, Huang Chiung-Yao finished in a distant second with 1251 while Wang Ting-Wen took third spot with 1246. The top 3 local qualifiers will earn a bye and automatically advance to the Men's Open Round 2 finals as well.
2018 World Championships Singles bronze medallist, Chan Shuk Han of Hong Kong topped the overseas pool with a moderate 1158. Filomena Choi of Macau finished second with 1061 while 2013 Asia Youth All Events bronze medalloist, Joan Cheng took third spot with 1045.
The top 3 overseas qualifiers will earn a bye and automatically advance to the Men's Open Round 2 finals. Qualifiers positioned 4 to 10 in the overseas pool, qualifiers positioned 4 to 10 in the local pool, qualifiers position 1 to 9 in the mixed pool together with the defending champion (total 24) will contest Round 1 Finals on July 6 over 8 games.