Mark King can overcome Ding on Coral's +4.5 handicap, whilst Ronnie O'Sullivan and Ali Carter could be set for a marathon
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O'Sullivan's return from hiatus was highly encouraging and second round clash with Ali Carter should present him few troubles
The 13/2 Thunder From Down Under has been in excellent nick in 2013, but punters discount 10/1 John Higgins at their peril
Recent history suggests that 100-plus breaks are on the up at the World Snooker Champioship, and 2013 qualifying agrees
Hawkins, Ding and Allen all have strong head-to-head records with the 'Jester' and the Chinese cueman is 11/4 to emerge from the quarter