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2017 Riga Masters

The 2017 Kaspersky Riga Masters was a professional ranking snooker tournament that took place between 23–25 June 2017 at the Arena Riga in Riga, Latvia.[1] It was the first ranking event of the 2017/2018 season.[2] The tournament was broadcast by Eurosport.

Riga Masters
Tournament information
Dates23–25 June 2017
VenueArena Riga
FormatRanking event
Total prize fund£227,000[1]
Winner's share£50,000
Highest breakEngland Andrew Higginson (140)
ChampionWales Ryan Day
Runner-upScotland Stephen Maguire

Neil Robertson was the defending champion, but he lost in the first round to Lukas Kleckers.[3]

Ryan Day claimed the first ranking title of his career by defeating Stephen Maguire 5–2 in the final.

Prize fundEdit

The breakdown of prize money for this year is shown below:[4]

The "rolling 147 prize" for a maximum break stood at £10,000

Main drawEdit

Last 64
Best of 7 frames
Last 32
Best of 7 frames
Last 16
Best of 7 frames
Best of 7 frames
Best of 9 frames
Best of 9 frames
  Thepchaiya Un-Nooh4
  Michael Georgiou1
  Thepchaiya Un-Nooh3
  Anthony McGill4
  Stuart Carrington3
  Anthony McGill4
  Anthony McGill4
  Jimmy White1
  Kurt Maflin4
  Alan McManus3
  Kurt Maflin2
  Jimmy White4
  Eden Sharav3
  Jimmy White4
  Anthony McGill2
  Ken Doherty4
  Gary Wilson0
  Ken Doherty4
  Ken Doherty4
  Robin Hull2
  Robin Hull4
  Rodion Judin2
  Ken Doherty4
  Zhang Anda2
  Alex Borg1
  Zhang Anda4
  Zhang Anda4
  Hammad Miah3
  Hammad Miah4
  Tom Ford0
  Ken Doherty4
  Stephen Maguire5
  Jimmy Robertsonw/d
  John Astleyw/o
  John Astley1
  Andrew Higginson4
  Jamie Curtis-Barrett0
  Andrew Higginson4
  Andrew Higginson4
  Mark Davis3
  Stuart Bingham0
  Mark Davis4
  Mark Davis4
  Sam Craigie2
  Sam Craigie4
  Jamie Jones3
  Andrew Higginson3
  Stephen Maguire4
  Matthew Stevens1
  Jack Lisowski4
  Jack Lisowski4
  Lukas Kleckers2
  Neil Robertson3
  Lukas Kleckers4
  Jack Lisowski0
  Stephen Maguire4
  Oliver Lines4
  Christopher Keogan1
  Oliver Lines3
  Stephen Maguire4
  Stephen Maguire4
  Gerard Greene0
  Stephen Maguire2
  Ryan Day5
  Hossein Vafaeiw/o
  Mark Kingw/d
  Hossein Vafaei0
  Paul Davison4
  Paul Davison4
  Zhou Yuelong2
  Paul Davison1
  Joe Perry4
  David Gilbert3
  Joe Perry4
  Joe Perry4
  Tian Pengfei0
  Tian Pengfei4
  Ben Jones1
  Joe Perry0
  Ryan Day4
  Wang Yuchenw/d
  Robert Milkinsw/o
  Robert Milkins1
  Ryan Day4
  Barry Hawkins3
  Ryan Day4
  Ryan Day4
  Kyren Wilson3
  Craig Steadmanw/o
  Chen Zifanw/d
  Craig Steadman3
  Kyren Wilson4
  Ben Woollaston2
  Kyren Wilson4
  Ryan Day5
  Mark Williams4
  Nigel Bond4
  Jackson Page1
  Nigel Bond2
  Mark Joyce4
  Xiao Guodong1
  Mark Joyce4
  Mark Joyce4
  Sam Baird2
  Noppon Saengkham4
  Cao Yupeng2
  Noppon Saengkham2
  Sam Baird4
  Sam Baird4
  Michael White0
  Mark Joyce1
  Mark Williams4
  Alexander Ursenbacher4
  Elliot Slessor0
  Alexander Ursenbacher2
  Robbie Williams4
  Robbie Williams4
  Ashley Carty0
  Robbie Williams2
  Mark Williams4
  Mark Williams4
  Peter Ebdon1
  Mark Williams4
  Luca Brecel1
  Luca Brecel4
  Lee Walker3


Final: Best of 9 frames. Referee:   Ben Williams.
Arena Riga, Riga, Latvia, 25 June 2017.
Stephen Maguire
2–5 Ryan Day
33–78 (59), 50–76, 0–77 (77), 46–74, 123–11 (119), 77–0, 41–75 (58)
119 Highest break 77
1 Century breaks 0
1 50+ breaks 3


These matches were played between 31 May and 2 June 2017 at the Preston Guild Hall in Preston, England. All matches were best of 7 frames.[5]

  1. ^ a b c Match held over and played in Riga.
  2. ^ a b Wildcard

Century breaksEdit


  1. ^ a b "Kaspersky Riga Masters 2017". World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Retrieved 30 May 2017.
  2. ^ "Calendar 2017/2018". Retrieved 30 May 2017.
  3. ^ "Robertson Rules in Riga". World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Retrieved 24 June 2016.
  4. ^ "Indicative Prize Money Rankings Schedule 2017/2018 Season" (PDF). World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 14 July 2017. Retrieved 14 July 2017.
  5. ^ "2017 Riga Masters Qualifying". Retrieved 30 May 2017.