Category Archive: China Open

Mar 27 2015

O’Sullivan Withdraws From China Open

Ronnie O’Sullivan has pulled out of next week’s China Open world ranking event for health reasons. O’Sullivan was due to meet either Robin Hull or Yan Bingtao in his opening match in Beijing on the evening of Tuesday March 31, so the winner of that match will receive a bye to the last 32. The …

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Mar 02 2015

Wildcards, Formats Revealed For Mumbai and Beijing

As the snooker circuit moves on to Blackpool this week for the World Seniors Championship and Shoot Out events, World Snooker have also published the draws and formats for the final stages of both the upcoming Indian Open and China Open tournaments.

Feb 09 2015

Draws Released For India/China Qualifiers

Following today’s revision to the seedings list, World Snooker have now published the draws for both the India Open and China Open tournaments, with the qualifiers set to be held between Thursday and Sunday this week at the Barnsley Metrodome. You can view the links to the draws and formats here at World Snooker, or …

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Nov 07 2014

Flat Draws And Fairness – Held Over Matches Set To Return

When it was first announced that World Snooker would move away from the traditional tiered format of events a couple of years ago, the concern amongst some was that it could lead to a situation where big names might crash out of tournaments at the qualifying stages, resulting in venues and broadcasters being left without …

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Apr 06 2014

Five Star Ding Captures China Open Title

A historic day today for Ding Junhui, who has defeated Neil Robertson 10-5 to win the China Open for a second time, in the process claiming a record-equalling fifth ranking event title of the season. Click below for a few thoughts on the event as a whole…

Mar 30 2014

Tour Survival 2013/14 – Player by Player (March Update)

With just two tournaments still to be played this season and both the European and Asian Orders of Merit now set, the battle for main tour places next season is now down to the two final events, the China Open and World Championship. Click below then for an updated look at the current position and …

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Mar 22 2014

Snooker 2013/14: The Home Straight

A season which began as far back as 11th May 2013 with the start of Q School is now into its final phase, with just three tournaments to be played between now and the end of the campaign. Following a rare week off, which has given players, fans and bloggers alike the chance to draw …

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Feb 18 2014

China Open Qualifiers 2014: Day Three Wrap

While there were not quite as many surprises as during the opening day of this week’s China Open qualifiers, play during the last couple of days has thrown up a few stories and in particular today, a potentially huge win for fan favourite Jimmy White…

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