But there is the potential that he could face his son, Josh in the opening round in Minehead.
'Ruthless' saw off a duo of Welshman in the latter stages in Llew Bevan and Michael Warburton to seal his spot with a 5-3 win in the final.
His son Josh who can't play Development Tour this year due to being 24 in his final year won his final ever event on the secondary tour and sealed his spot as a result through the players without a Tour Card for the UK Open. So an interesting story could yet develop.
Development Tour qualifiers for 2023 UK Open set including Bialecki, Cole, Girvan and Taylor
UK Open Riley's Qualifier Chester
James Richardson 4-3 Llew Bevan
Callum Loose 1-4 Michael Warburton
Michael Warburton 3-5 James Richardson