2009 General Cup International

The 2009 General Cup was an invitational professional snooker tournament that took place between 13–17 July 2009 at the General Snooker Club in Hong Kong.[1]

General Cup
Tournament information
Dates13–17 July 2009
VenueGeneral Snooker Club
CountryHong Kong
FormatNon-ranking event
Winner's share$20,000
Highest break116
Final
ChampionEngland Ricky Walden
Runner-upChina Liang Wenbo
Score6–2
2004
2011

Ricky Walden won in the final 6–2 against Liang Wenbo.[2]

Prize fundEdit

The breakdown of prize money for this year is shown below:[1]

  • Winner: $20,000
  • Runner-up: $10,000
  • Semi-final: $7,500
  • Players 5–7: $5,000
  • Highest break: $5,000
  • Maximum break: $100,000

Group stageEdit

[1][3]

Group 1Edit

[4]

Group 2Edit

[5]

Knock-out stageEdit

[1][3]

Semi-finals
Best of 9 frames
Final
Best of 11 frames
      
  Liang Wenbo 5
  Li Yan 2
  Liang Wenbo 2
  Ricky Walden 6
  Tian Pengfei 1
  Ricky Walden 5

FinalEdit

Final: Best of 11 frames.
General Cup International, Hong Kong, 17 July 2009.[1][3]
Liang Wenbo
  China
2–6 Ricky Walden
  England
7–62 (56), 39–56, 70–8, 61–66 (Walden 58), 117–1 (116), 6–68, 34–67 (52), 0–68 (62)
116 Highest break 62
1 Century breaks 0
1 50+ breaks 4

Century breaksEdit

[1][3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Results". Global Snooker. Archived from the original on 13 April 2010. Retrieved 17 April 2010.
  2. ^ "Snooker: Ricky Walden wins General Cup International". The Flintshire Chronicle. Archived from the original on 29 July 2009. Retrieved 27 July 2009.
  3. ^ a b c d "General Cup International (2009)". Snooker.org. Retrieved 18 September 2013.
  4. ^ "General Cup International, Group 1 (2009)". Snooker.org. Retrieved 18 September 2013.
  5. ^ "General Cup International, Group 2 (2009)". Snooker.org. Retrieved 18 September 2013.