2015 World Pool Masters

The 2015 World Pool Masters, also known as World Pool Masters XXIII, was a nine-ball pool tournament that took place in Manchester, England, between 14–16 August 2015. It was the 23rd edition of the invitational tournament organised by Matchroom Sport.[2]

World Pool Masters XXIII
Tournament information
Dates14–16 August 2015
VenueVictoria Warehouse[1]
CityManchester
CountryEngland
Organisation(s)Matchroom Sport
FormatInvitational event
Total prize fund$70,000
Winner's share$20,000
Final
ChampionUnited States Shane Van Boening
Runner-upEngland Darren Appleton
Score8–2
2014
2017

The event was won by Shane Van Boening, who defeated Darren Appleton in the final 8–2, to win his second Pool Masters title.[3][4] This was Van Boening's second straight championship, having won the title before in 2014.[5][6]

Event prize moneyEdit

Prize money[7][8]
Winner 20.000 US$
Runner-up 9.000 US$
Semi-finalist 4.500 US$
Quarter-finalist 3.000 US$
Last 16 2.500 US$
Total 70.000 US$

Tournament bracketEdit

[9][10][11]

Round 1
14–15 August
Quarter-final
15–16 August
Semi-final
16 August
Final
16 August
            
1   Shane Van Boening 8
  John Morra 6
1   Shane Van Boening 8
8   Waleed Majid 5
8   Waleed Majid 8
  Jayson Shaw 4
1   Shane Van Boening 8
5   Liu Haitao 0
4   Niels Feijen 8
  Marcus Chamat 6
4   Niels Feijen 6
5   Liu Haitao 8
5   Liu Haitao 8
  Karl Boyes 7
1   Shane Van Boening 8
3   Darren Appleton 2
3   Darren Appleton 8
  Mateusz Śniegocki 4
3   Darren Appleton 8
6   Johnny Archer 5
6   Johnny Archer 8
  James Georgiadis 2
3   Darren Appleton 8
  Mark Gray 4
7   Nikos Ekonomopoulos 2
  Ralf Souquet 8
  Ralf Souquet 6
  Mark Gray 8
2   Ko Pin-yi 5
  Mark Gray 8

ReferencesEdit

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