2017 Shanghai Masters

The 2017 Juss Sports Shanghai Masters was a professional ranking snooker tournament that took place in Shanghai, China.[1] It was the ninth ranking event of the 2017/2018 season.

Shanghai Masters
Tournament information
Dates13–18 November 2017
VenueShanghai Grand Stage
CityShanghai
CountryChina
Organisation(s)WPBSA
FormatRanking event
Total prize fund£700,000
Winner's share£150,000
Highest breakEngland Ronnie O'Sullivan (144)
Final
ChampionEngland Ronnie O'Sullivan
Runner-upEngland Judd Trump
Score10–3
2016
2018

Qualifying for the tournament took place between 11–13 October in Wigan.

Ding Junhui was the defending champion, but withdrew from the tournament due to an eye infection.

Notably, Judd Trump won 20 consecutive frames in four matches before losing 3 frames to Jack Lisowski in the semi-finals.[2]

Ronnie O'Sullivan captured his 30th ranking title by beating Judd Trump 10–3 in the final. With his win, O'Sullivan is ranked 2nd place on the all-time list of ranking event wins, only behind Stephen Hendry.[3]

Prize fundEdit

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

The "rolling 147 prize" for a maximum break stood at £5,000

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
                  
  Mei Xiwen 5
  Adam Duffy 4
  Mei Xiwen 5
  Jimmy Robertson 3
  Tom Ford 4
  Jimmy Robertson 5
  Mei Xiwen 2
  Kurt Maflin 5
  Lee Walker 4
  Kurt Maflin 5
  Kurt Maflin 5
  Yu Delu 3
  Ryan Day 4
  Yu Delu 5
  Kurt Maflin 3
  Jack Lisowski 5
  Fergal O'Brien 5
  Mitchell Mann 4
  Fergal O'Brien 0
  Mark Allen 5
  Yan Bingtao 1
  Mark Allen 5
  Mark Allen 4
  Jack Lisowski 5
  Cao Yupeng 5
  Michael Holt 0
  Cao Yupeng 4
  Jack Lisowski 5
  Jack Lisowski 5
  Chris Totten 1
  Jack Lisowski 3
  Judd Trump 6
  Yuan Sijun 4
  Robbie Williams 5
  Robbie Williams 2
  Graeme Dott 5
  Graeme Dott 5
  Xiao Guodong 3
  Graeme Dott 4
  Luca Brecel 5
  Luca Brecel 5
  Matthew Stevens 0
  Luca Brecel 5
  Jamie Jones 0
  Mark King 2
  Jamie Jones 5
  Luca Brecel 0
  Judd Trump 5
  Rory McLeod 4
  Stephen Maguire 5
  Stephen Maguire 5
  Ali Carter 4
  Stuart Carrington 3
  Ali Carter 5
  Stephen Maguire 0
  Judd Trump 5
  Michael Georgiou 3
  Ben Woollaston 5
  Ben Woollaston 0
  Judd Trump 5
  Alfie Burden 0
  Judd Trump 5
  Judd Trump 3
  Ronnie O'Sullivan 10
  John Higgins 5
  Ian Preece 1
  John Higgins 5
  Zhou Yuelong 1
  Zhou Yuelong 5
  Sanderson Lam 4
  John Higgins 5
  Liang Wenbo 2
  Liang Wenbo 5
  John Astley 2
  Liang Wenbo 5
  David Gilbert 0
  David Gilbert 5
  Mark Joyce 0
  John Higgins 5
  Martin Gould 1
  Li Yuan 0
  Martin Gould 5
  Martin Gould 5
  Sunny Akani 0
  Sunny Akani w/o
  Stuart Bingham [nb 1]
  Martin Gould 5
  Marco Fu 2
  Robert Milkins 5
  Lyu Haotian 4
  Robert Milkins 3
  Marco Fu 5
  Hossein Vafaei 0
  Marco Fu 5
  John Higgins 2
  Ronnie O'Sullivan 6
  Barry Hawkins 5
  Daniel Wells 2
  Barry Hawkins 5
  Michael White 3
  Michael White 5
  Mark Davis 4
  Barry Hawkins 0
  Ronnie O'Sullivan 5
  Ronnie O'Sullivan 5
  Gary Wilson 2
  Ronnie O'Sullivan 5
  Joe Perry 1
  Joe Perry 5
  Matthew Selt 1
  Ronnie O'Sullivan 5
  Mark Williams 1
  Wang Yuchen 1
  Mark Williams 5
  Mark Williams 5
  Gerard Greene 0
  Soheil Vahedi 3
  Gerard Greene 5
  Mark Williams 5
  Mark Selby 3
  Dominic Dale 4
  Alan McManus 5
  Alan McManus 4
  Mark Selby 5
  Chris Wakelin 4
  Mark Selby 5
Notes
  1. ^ On 24 October 2017, Bingham was banned for 6 months due to betting breaches.

FinalEdit

Final: Best of 19 frames. Referee:   Peggy Li.
Shanghai Grand Stage, Shanghai, China, 18 November 2017.
Judd Trump
  England
3–10 Ronnie O'Sullivan
  England
Afternoon: 15–77, 0–95 (91), 31–49, 0–93 (76), 9–81 (81), 42–101 (56), 48–70 (70), 102–17 (102), 62–45
Evening: 0–108 (108), 67–33 (64), 63–65 (Trump 63), 42–68
102 Highest break 108
1 Century breaks 1
2 50+ breaks 5

QualifyingEdit

These matches were played between 11 and 13 October 2017 at the Robin Park Arena and Sports Centre in Wigan, England. All matches were the best of 9 frames.

Round 1Edit

Round 2Edit

Notes
  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i Match held over and played in Shanghai.
  2. ^ a b c d e Wildcard

Century breaksEdit

Qualifying stage centuriesEdit

Total: 37

Televised stage centuriesEdit

Total: 50

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2017 Shanghai Masters". World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 13 September 2017. Retrieved 13 September 2017.
  2. ^ https://www.vavel.com/en/snooker/848747-judd-trump-wins-his-20th-consecutive-frame-as-he-cruises-into-the-shanghai-masters-semi-finals.html
  3. ^ http://www.worldsnooker.com/osullivan-wins-30th-ranking-title/
  4. ^ "Indicative Prize Money Rankings Schedule 2017/2018 Season" (PDF). worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 30 October 2017. Retrieved 28 January 2018.