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The 2019 XingPai China Open was a professional ranking snooker tournament, that took place between 1–7 April 2019 in Beijing, China.[1] It was the nineteenth and penultimate ranking event of the 2018/2019 season.

XingPai China Open
Tournament information
Dates1–7 April 2019
VenueOlympic Sports Center Gymnasium
FormatRanking event
Total prize fund£1,000,000
Winner's share£225,000
Highest breakEngland Stuart Bingham (147)
ChampionAustralia Neil Robertson
Runner-upEngland Jack Lisowski

Neil Robertson won his second China Open title, and the 16th ranking title of his career, defeating Jack Lisowski 11–4 in the final.[2]

Mark Selby was the two-time reigning champion, having defended his 2017 title with an 11–3 win against Barry Hawkins in the 2018 final.[3] However, he lost 3–6 to Craig Steadman in qualifying.

Stuart Bingham made the highest break of the event, with his fifth 147 break of his career in his second round match with Peter Ebdon. It was the 151st 147 in snooker history.


Prize fundEdit

The breakdown of prize money is shown below.[4]

The "rolling 147 prize" for a maximum break: £20,000

Main drawEdit

Last 64
Best of 11 frames
Last 32
Best of 11 frames
Last 16
Best of 11 frames
Best of 11 frames
Best of 19 frames
Best of 21 frames
  Craig Steadman6
  Dominic Dale5
  Craig Steadman5
  Liang Wenbo6
  Liang Wenbo6
  Gary Wilson3
  Liang Wenbo2
  Sam Craigie6
  Ryan Day1
  Sam Craigie6
  Sam Craigie6
  Ali Carter4
  Ali Carter6
  Kurt Maflin5
  Sam Craigie 0
  Neil Robertson6
  Mei Xiwen6
  Marco Fu3
  Mei Xiwen3
  Neil Robertson6
  Kishan Hirani2
  Neil Robertson6
  Neil Robertson6
  Lu Ning0
  Alexander Ursenbacher1
  Mark King6
  Mark King2
  Lu Ning6
  Lu Ning6
  Barry Hawkins5
  Neil Robertson10
  Luca Brecel7
  Pang Junxu2
  Alan McManus6
  Alan McManus6
  Stuart Carrington0
  Jamie Clarke4
  Stuart Carrington6
  Alan McManus6
  Anthony McGill3
  Stephen Maguire6
  Xu Si1
  Stephen Maguire3
  Anthony McGill6
  Anthony McGill6
  Nigel Bond4
  Alan McManus1
  Luca Brecel6
  Michael Holt6
  Xiao Guodong4
  Michael Holt4
  Luca Brecel6
  Sam Baird1
  Luca Brecel6
  Luca Brecel6
  Hossein Vafaei0
  Hossein Vafaei6
  Robert Milkins2
  Hossein Vafaei6
  Joe O'Connor3
  Joe O'Connor6
  John Higgins2
  Neil Robertson11
  Jack Lisowski4
  Judd Trump5
  Robbie Williams6
  Robbie Williams4
  Li Hang6
  Zhou Yuelong3
  Li Hang6
  Li Hang4
  Jack Lisowski6
  Jack Lisowski6
  John Astley2
  Jack Lisowski6
  Gerard Greene3
  Gerard Greene6
  Chris Wakelin2
  Jack Lisowski6
  Stuart Bingham5
  Peter Ebdon6
  Yan Bingtao2
  Peter Ebdon3
  Stuart Bingham6
  Elliot Slessor0
  Stuart Bingham6
  Stuart Bingham6
  Rod Lawler1
  Thor Chuan Leong2
  Rod Lawler6
  Rod Lawler6
  Kyren Wilson4
  Yuan Sijun1
  Kyren Wilson6
  Jack Lisowski10
  Scott Donaldson1
  Ding Junhui3
  James Wattana6
  James Wattana2
  Lyu Haotian6
  Oliver Lines4
  Lyu Haotian6
  Lyu Haotian4
  Ben Woollaston6
  Adam Stefanow1
  Andrew Higginson6
  Andrew Higginson3
  Ben Woollaston6
  Ashley Carty4
  Ben Woollaston6
  Ben Woollaston4
  Scott Donaldson6
  Scott Donaldson6
  Joe Perry4
  Scott Donaldson6
  David Gilbert3
  Matthew Selt4
  David Gilbert6
  Scott Donaldson6
  Ricky Walden5
  Ricky Walden6
  Chang Bingyu4
  Ricky Walden6
  Ken Doherty1
  Ken Doherty6
  Mark Williams4


Final: Best of 21 frames. Referee:   Wang Wei.
Olympic Sports Center Gymnasium, Beijing, China, 7 April 2019.
Neil Robertson
11–4 Jack Lisowski
Afternoon: 86–32 (86), 141–0 (141), 66–13, 109–23, 13–62, 78–30 (74), 100–0 (100), 75–16 (65), 66–47, 60–77 (Robertson 52)
Evеning: 133–0 (91), 76–14 (50), 60–74 (Robertson 60, Lisowski 55), 6–73, 79–1 (79)
141 Highest break 55
2 Century breaks 0
10 50+ breaks 1


Qualifying – excluding held over matches – took place between 18 and 20 February 2019 at the Chase Leisure Centre in Cannock, England. All qualifying matches were best of 11 frames.

  1. ^ a b c d e f g Match held over and played in Beijing on 1 April 2019.

Century breaksEdit

Main stage centuriesEdit

Total: 66[5]

Qualifying stage centuriesEdit

Total: 46[6][7]


  1. ^ "2018/19 Calendar" (PDF). World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 18 July 2018. Retrieved 3 October 2018.
  2. ^ "Robertson Storms to Beijing Victory". World Snooker. 7 April 2019. Retrieved 7 April 2019.
  3. ^ "Selby Back On Form With China Open Victory". World Snooker. 8 April 2018. Retrieved 3 October 2018.
  4. ^ "Indicative Prize Money Rankings Schedule 2018/2019 Season" (PDF). World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 18 July 2018. Retrieved 3 October 2018.
  5. ^ "China Open 2019 Centuries". World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 7 April 2019.
  6. ^ "China Open 2019 Qualifiers Centuries". World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 18–20 February 2019.
  7. ^ "China Open 2019 Centuries (Heldover qualifying matches)". World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 1 April 2019.