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The 2016 BAIC Motor China Open was a professional ranking snooker tournament, that took place between 28 March and 3 April 2016 at the Beijing University Students' Gymnasium in Beijing, China. It was the ninth ranking event of the 2015/2016 season.[1]

BAIC Motor China Open
Tournament information
Dates28 March–3 April 2016
VenueBeijing University Students' Gymnasium
CityBeijing
CountryChina
Organisation(s)WPBSA
FormatRanking event
Total prize fund£510,000
Winner's share£85,000
Highest breakEngland Stuart Bingham (143)
Final
ChampionEngland Judd Trump
Runner-upEngland Ricky Walden
Score10–4
2015
2017

Mark Selby was the defending champion, but he withdrew for personal reasons.[2]

Judd Trump defeated Ricky Walden 10–4 in the final to win his fifth career ranking title.

Prize fundEdit

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

The "rolling 147 prize" for a maximum break stood at £15,000, but was not won.

Wildcard roundEdit

These matches were played in Beijing on 28 March 2016.

Match Score
WC1   Martin O'Donnell 5–0   Wang Yuchen
WC2   Andrew Higginson 3–5   Yuan Sijun
WC3   Tian Pengfei 5–1   Niu Zhuang
WC4   Ian Burns 5–3   Guan Zhen

Main drawEdit

Last 64
Best of 9 frames
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 19 frames
                  
  Darryl Hill 5
  James Wattana 3
  Darryl Hill 3
  Dominic Dale 5
  Jamie Jones 1
  Dominic Dale 5
  Dominic Dale 1
  Stephen Maguire 5
  Michael White 1
  Jack Lisowski 5
  Jack Lisowski 2
  Stephen Maguire 5
  Stephen Maguire 5
  Gary Wilson 3
  Stephen Maguire 5
  Alfie Burden 1
  Rhys Clark 5
  Mark Davis 4
  Rhys Clark 4
  Alfie Burden 5
  Alfie Burden 5
  Joe Perry 0
  Alfie Burden 5
  Rory McLeod 1
  Mike Dunn 5
  Alan McManus 4
  Mike Dunn 2
  Rory McLeod 5
  Rory McLeod 5
  Mitchell Mann 0
  Stephen Maguire 0
  Judd Trump 6
  Judd Trump w/o
  Stuart Carrington w/d
  Judd Trump 5
  Jimmy Robertson 1
  Anthony McGill 3
  Jimmy Robertson 5
  Judd Trump 5
  Marco Fu 1
  Marco Fu 5
  Yu De Lu 2
  Marco Fu 5
  Robert Milkins 0
  Robert Milkins 5
  Ross Muir 4
  Judd Trump 5
  Mark King 3
  Chris Wakelin 4
  Matthew Selt 5
  Matthew Selt 1
  Martin O'Donnell 5
  Joe Swail 2
  Martin O'Donnell 5
  Martin O'Donnell 0
  Mark King 5
  Mark King 5
  Ali Carter 2
  Mark King 5
  Shaun Murphy 3
  David Grace 3
  Shaun Murphy 5
  Judd Trump 10
  Ricky Walden 4
  Neil Robertson 3
  Noppon Saengkham 5
  Noppon Saengkham 5
  Ben Woollaston 4
  Ben Woollaston w/o
  Adam Duffy w/d
  Noppon Saengkham 5
  Graeme Dott 1
  Martin Gould 0
  Yuan Sijun 5
  Yuan Sijun 2
  Graeme Dott 5
  Graeme Dott 5
  Matthew Stevens 1
  Noppon Saengkham 3
  John Higgins 5
  Gerard Greene 1
  David Gilbert 5
  David Gilbert 5
  Lee Walker 1
  Li Hang 3
  Lee Walker 5
  David Gilbert 3
  John Higgins 5
  Mark Joyce 5
  Luca Brecel 2
  Mark Joyce 1
  John Higgins 5
  Zhou Yuelong 2
  John Higgins 5
  John Higgins 5
  Ricky Walden 6
  Barry Hawkins 4
  Tian Pengfei 5
  Tian Pengfei 5
  Michael Holt 2
  Michael Holt 5
  Nigel Bond 2
  Tian Pengfei 4
  Ricky Walden 5
  Ricky Walden w/o
  Robin Hull w/d
  Ricky Walden 5
  Ryan Day 3
  Ryan Day 5
  Dechawat Poomjaeng 4
  Ricky Walden 5
  Stuart Bingham 1
  Tom Ford 3
  Kyren Wilson 5
  Kyren Wilson 1
  Rod Lawler 5
  Rod Lawler 5
  Peter Lines 1
  Rod Lawler 2
  Stuart Bingham 5
  Ian Burns 5
  Peter Ebdon 0
  Ian Burns 3
  Stuart Bingham 5
  Sam Baird 3
  Stuart Bingham 5

FinalEdit

Final: Best of 19 frames. Referee:   Jan Verhaas.
Beijing University Students' Gymnasium, Beijing, China, 3 April 2016.
Judd Trump
  England
10–4 Ricky Walden
  England
Afternoon: 25–75 (71), 53–63, 65–33, 0–108 (108), 96–4 (90), 60–22, 72–60, 67–28 (59)
Evening: 67–40, 68–36, 65–35, 91–35 (69), 8–97 (64), 75–6 (55)
90 Highest break 108
0 Century breaks 1
4 50+ breaks 3

QualifyingEdit

These matches were played from 9–11 February 2016 at the Barnsley Metrodome in Barnsley, England, except for 4 matches which were held over to be played in Beijing on 28 March 2016. All matches were best of 9 frames.

Century breaksEdit

Qualifying stage centuriesEdit

[3]

Televised stage centuriesEdit

[4]

NotesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Match held over and played in Beijing.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "China Open - World Snooker". World Snooker.
  2. ^ "Selby Withdraws From Two Ranking Events". World Snooker.
  3. ^ "China Open Qualifiers: centuries". worldsnookerdata.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original on 14 March 2016. Retrieved 14 March 2016.
  4. ^ "China Open: centuries". worldsnookerdata.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original on 31 March 2016. Retrieved 28 March 2016.