2002 China Open (snooker)

The 2002 China Open was a professional ranking snooker tournament that took place from 24 February to 3 March 2002 at the International Gymnastic Centre in Shanghai, China. It was the sixth ranking event of the 2001–02 season.[1]

China Open
Tournament information
Dates24 February – 3 March 2002
VenueInternational Gymnastic Centre
CityShanghai
CountryChina
Organisation(s)WPBSA
FormatRanking event
Total prize fund£450,000
Winner's share£50,000
Final
ChampionWales Mark Williams
Runner-upEngland Anthony Hamilton
Score9–8
2000
2005

The reigning champion was Ronnie O'Sullivan, who was defeated 5–3 in the quarter-finals by Mark Selby. Mark Williams won in the final 9–8 against Anthony Hamilton.[2]

Main drawEdit

[3]

Last 32
Best of 9 frames
Last 16
Best of 9 frames
Quarter-finals
Best of 9 frames
Semi-finals
Best of 11 frames
Final
Best of 17 frames
               
1   Ronnie O'Sullivan 5
  Ali Carter 4
1   Ronnie O'Sullivan 5
11   Jimmy White 1
11   Jimmy White 5
  Nick Dyson 0
1   Ronnie O'Sullivan 3
  Mark Selby 5
10   Joe Swail 4
  Mark Selby 5
  Mark Selby 5
5   Stephen Hendry 1
5   Stephen Hendry 5
  Nick Walker 2
    Mark Selby 3
  Anthony Hamilton 6
7   Peter Ebdon 3
  Quinten Hann 5
    Quinten Hann 3
  Anthony Hamilton 5
13   Mark King 3
  Anthony Hamilton 5
  Anthony Hamilton 5
4   Ken Doherty 4
16   Fergal O'Brien 4
  Joe Perry 5
  Joe Perry 2
4   Ken Doherty 5
4   Ken Doherty 5
  Tony Drago 1
  Anthony Hamilton 8
2   Mark Williams 9
3   John Higgins 5
  John Parrott 1
3   John Higgins 5
15   Dave Harold 2
15   Dave Harold 5
  Mark Davis 0
3   John Higgins 5
  Darren Morgan 4
14   Graeme Dott 3
  Darren Morgan 5
    Darren Morgan 5
  Marco Fu 2
6   Matthew Stevens 3
  Marco Fu 5
3   John Higgins 2
2   Mark Williams 6
9   Paul Hunter 5
  Dominic Dale 0
9   Paul Hunter 3
8   Stephen Lee 5
8   Stephen Lee 5
  Ian McCulloch 1
8   Stephen Lee 4
2   Mark Williams 5
12   Alan McManus 0
  Steve Davis 5
  Steve Davis 2
2   Mark Williams 5
2   Mark Williams 5
  Anthony Davies 2

FinalEdit

Final: Best of 17 frames.
International Gymnastic Centre, Shanghai, China. 3 March 2002.[1]
Mark Williams
  Wales
9–8 Anthony Hamilton
  England
Afternoon: 2–60 (60), 92–1 (68), 5–69 (69), 63–52, 16–66, 5–113 (106), 73–16 (73), 40–72
Evening: 6–84 (84), 93–0 (93), 75–1, 0–93 (93), 0–71, 75–1, 60–14, 107–20 (107), 85–40
107 Highest break 106
1 Century breaks 1
4 50+ breaks 5

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "China Open 2002". snooker.org. Retrieved 17 January 2018.
  2. ^ "Major Snooker Events in China". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 17 November 2017.
  3. ^ "China Open". Snooker Scene. Archived from the original on 24 January 2013.