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The 2012 Bank of Communication Shanghai Masters was a professional ranking snooker tournament that took place between 17–23 September 2012 at the Shanghai Grand Stage in Shanghai, China. It was the third ranking event of the 2012/2013 season.[1]

Bank of Communication
Shanghai Masters
2012 Shanghai Masters poster.jpg
Tournament information
Dates17–23 September 2012
VenueShanghai Grand Stage
CityShanghai
CountryChina
Organisation(s)WPBSA
FormatRanking event
Total prize fund£410,000
Winner's share£75,000
Highest breakScotland John Higgins (147)
Final
ChampionScotland John Higgins
Runner-upEngland Judd Trump
Score10–9
2011
2013

Mark Selby was the defending champion,[2][3] but he lost in the first round 1–5 against Jamie Cope.[4]

John Higgins won his 25th ranking title by defeating Judd Trump 10–9 in the final.[5][6] During the final Higgins made the 91st official maximum break. This was Higgins's sixth 147 break and also the third maximum break of the 2012/2013 season.[7]

Contents

Prize fundEdit

The breakdown of prize money for this year is shown below:[8]

Wildcard roundEdit

These matches were played in Shanghai on 17 and 18 September 2012.[9][10][11][12]

Match Score
WC1   Mark King 5–3   Zhao Xintong
WC2   Jamie Jones 5–2   Lu Ning
WC3   Ryan Day 5–0   Wang Yuchen
WC4   Robert Milkins 5–4   Zhou Yuelong
WC5   Steve Davis 5–1   Zhu Yinghui
WC6   Fergal O'Brien 2–5   Chen Feilong
WC7   Jimmy Robertson 4–5   Jin Long
WC8   Marco Fu 4–5   Lyu Haotian

Main drawEdit

FinalEdit

Final: Best of 19 frames. Referee:   Michaela Tabb.
Shanghai Grand Stage, Shanghai, China, 23 September 2012.[9][14]
John Higgins (5)
  Scotland
10–9 Judd Trump (2)
  England
Afternoon: 0–112 (112), 0–121 (80), 12–92 (74), 16–111 (111), 50–74 (59), 147–0 (147), 37–69 (51), 62–51 (Trump 51), 0–63 (53)
Evening: 89–0 (89), 74–22 (74), 78–12, 76–0 (76), 71–0 (71), 64–58, 2–119 (105), 69–31 (64), 47–63, 66–36 (61)
147 Highest break 112
1 Century breaks 3
7 50+ breaks 9

QualifyingEdit

These matches took place between 24 and 27 July 2012 at the World Snooker Academy in Sheffield, England.[15][16][17]

  Round 1
Best of 9 frames
  Round 2
Best of 9 frames
  Round 3
Best of 9 frames
  Round 4
Best of 9 frames
                               
  Hossein Vafaei w/d     Dechawat Poomjaeng 0     Mike Dunn 0     Jamie Cope 5
  Thanawat Thirapongpaiboon w/o     Thanawat Thirapongpaiboon 5     Thanawat Thirapongpaiboon 5     Thanawat Thirapongpaiboon 4
  Chen Zhe 4     Yu Delu 3     Nigel Bond 5     Tom Ford 5
  Scott Donaldson 5     Scott Donaldson 5     Scott Donaldson 1     Nigel Bond 1
  Paul Davison 2     James Wattana 2     Matthew Selt 4     Mark King 5
  Aditya Mehta 5     Aditya Mehta 5     Aditya Mehta 5     Aditya Mehta 3
  Craig Steadman 3     Andy Hicks 5     Anthony McGill 5     Dominic Dale 5
  Luca Brecel 5     Luca Brecel 1     Andy Hicks 4     Anthony McGill 0
  Jamie O'Neill 4     Michael White 5     Jimmy White 5     Jamie Jones 5
  Tony Drago 5     Tony Drago 4     Michael White 1     Jimmy White 1
  Ian Burns 5     Alan McManus 4     Jamie Burnett 5     Ryan Day 5
  Pankaj Advani 1     Ian Burns 5     Ian Burns 4     Jamie Burnett 4
  Liam Highfield 5     Passakorn Suwannawat 3     Robert Milkins 5     Michael Holt 3
  Zhang Anda 3     Liam Highfield 5     Liam Highfield 4     Robert Milkins 5
  David Grace 5     Li Yan 4     Xiao Guodong 2     Peter Ebdon 5
  Michael Leslie 2     David Grace 5     David Grace 5     David Grace 4
  Robbie Williams w/o     David Gilbert 5     Gerard Greene 2     Mark Davis 5
  Floyd Ziegler w/d     Robbie Williams 2     David Gilbert 5     David Gilbert 0
  Sam Baird 2     Alfie Burden 5     Steve Davis 5     Andrew Higginson 0
  Ben Judge 5     Ben Judge 3     Alfie Burden 1     Steve Davis 5
  Martin O'Donnell 4     Barry Pinches 5     Ben Woollaston 3     Joe Perry 5
  Fraser Patrick 5     Fraser Patrick 4     Barry Pinches 5     Barry Pinches 4
  Rod Lawler 5     Liu Chuang 1     Liang Wenbo 4     Fergal O'Brien 5
  Gareth Allen 0     Rod Lawler 5     Rod Lawler 5     Rod Lawler 0
  Daniel Wells 1     Peter Lines 2     Ken Doherty 5     Marcus Campbell 5
  Thepchaiya Un-Nooh 5     Thepchaiya Un-Nooh 5     Thepchaiya Un-Nooh 4     Ken Doherty 4
  Sean O'Sullivan 4     Jimmy Robertson 5     Jack Lisowski 1     Anthony Hamilton 3
  Tian Pengfei 5     Tian Pengfei 4     Jimmy Robertson 5     Jimmy Robertson 5
  Kurt Maflin w/o     Mark Joyce 5     Rory McLeod 4     Marco Fu 5
  Mohamed Khairy w/d     Kurt Maflin 2     Mark Joyce 5     Mark Joyce 4
  Joel Walker 0     Adam Duffy 1     Dave Harold 5     Barry Hawkins 5
  Cao Yupeng 5     Cao Yupeng 5     Cao Yupeng 3     Dave Harold 4

Century breaksEdit

Qualifying stage centuriesEdit

[18]

Televised stage centuriesEdit

[19]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tournament Calendar 2012/2013". Snooker.org. Retrieved 4 June 2012.
  2. ^ "Mark Selby beats Mark Williams to win Shanghai Masters". BBC Sport. 11 September 2011. Retrieved 12 September 2011.
  3. ^ Kane, Desmond. "Selby exploits Williams error to win in Shanghai". Eurosport UK. Retrieved 11 September 2011.[permanent dead link]
  4. ^ "Cope Sinks Champ Selby". worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Retrieved 18 September 2012.
  5. ^ "Shanghai Masters: John Higgins edges Judd Trump in final". BBC Sport. Retrieved 23 September 2012.
  6. ^ "Higgins wins Shanghai thriller". ESPN. Retrieved 23 September 2012.
  7. ^ a b "Higgins Makes Maximum In Shanghai". worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 23 September 2012. Archived from the original on 26 September 2012. Retrieved 23 September 2012.
  8. ^ "Prize Money". worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Retrieved 23 July 2012.
  9. ^ a b c "Bank of Communication Shanghai Masters (2012)". Snooker.org. Retrieved 13 July 2012.
  10. ^ a b "Shanghai Masters 2012 Draw and Format" (PDF). worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Retrieved 14 September 2012.
  11. ^ a b "Shanghai Masters 2013 results" (PDF). World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original (PDF) on 31 March 2013. Retrieved 23 June 2013.
  12. ^ a b "Shanghai Masters 2012: schedule and results". BBC Sport. Archived from the original on 21 September 2012. Retrieved 22 September 2012.
  13. ^ "Shanghai Masters 2012 Draw". worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Retrieved 15 September 2012.
  14. ^ "Final – Match 39 – John Higgins v Judd Trump". worldsnookerdata.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original on 23 June 2013. Retrieved 23 June 2013.
  15. ^ "2012 Shanghai Masters Qualifiers Draw and Format" (PDF). worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Retrieved 13 July 2012.
  16. ^ "Shanghai Masters Qualifiers 2012 Results" (PDF). World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original (PDF) on 23 June 2013. Retrieved 23 June 2013.
  17. ^ "Bank of Communication Shanghai Masters Qualifiers (2012)". Snooker.org. Retrieved 13 July 2012.
  18. ^ "Shanghai Masters qualifiers – Centuries". worldsnookerdata.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original on 27 July 2012. Retrieved 27 July 2012.
  19. ^ "Shanghai Masters – Centuries". worldsnookerdata.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original on 23 September 2012. Retrieved 23 September 2012.

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