2016 World Grand Prix
The 2016 Ladbrokes World Grand Prix was a professional ranking snooker tournament that took place between 8 and 13 March 2016 at the Venue Cymru in Llandudno, Wales. It was the seventh ranking event of the 2015/2016 season.
|Dates||8–13 March 2016|
|Total prize fund||£300,000|
|Highest break||Joe Perry (133)|
The defending champion Judd Trump lost 2–4 against Stuart Bingham in the last 16. Shaun Murphy beat Stuart Bingham 10–9 in the final to win the £100,000 first prize. The tournament was broadcast in the UK on ITV4.
The breakdown of prize money for this year is shown below:
The "rolling 147 prize" for a maximum break was won at the previous ranking event, the Welsh Open, and so stood at £5,000. The sponsor pledged to double the prize for a 147 break and so the prize was £10,000.
|Final: Best of 19 frames. Referee: Greg Coniglio.|
Venue Cymru, Llandudno, Wales, 13 March 2016.
|Stuart Bingham (25)
|9–10||Shaun Murphy (14)|
|Afternoon: 13–76, 50–66, 96–20 (68), 26–74, 4–93 (58), 77–62, 61–29 (55), 101–5 (93), 80–56 (74)|
Evening: 69–6 (68), 40–62 (52), 19–72, 85–2, 0–94 (94), 23–79, 65–54, 0–120 (120), 84–2, 0–72
- "World Grand Prix: centuries". worldsnookerdata.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original on 13 March 2016. Retrieved 14 March 2016.