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2019 German Masters

The 2019 D88.com German Masters was a professional ranking snooker tournament, taking place from 30 January to 3 February 2019 in Berlin, Germany. The tournament was the eleventh ranking event of the 2018/2019 season.

D88.com German Masters
Tournament information
Dates30 January – 3 February 2019
VenueTempodrom
CityBerlin
CountryGermany
Organisation(s)WPBSA
FormatRanking event
Total prize fund£400,000
Winner's share£80,000
Highest breakEngland David Gilbert (139)
Final
ChampionEngland Kyren Wilson
Runner-upEngland David Gilbert
Score9–7
2018
2020
Tempodrom (Berlin)
Interior of main arena during the 2012 German Masters final

The event was won by Kyren Wilson, who won his third career ranking event, defeating David Gilbert in the final 9–7.[1]

Mark Williams was the defending champion, but he lost 5–0 to Kyren Wilson in the quarter-finals.[2]

Judd Trump made his fourth career maximum break, in the second qualifying round of the event, in his 5-0 win over Lukas Kleckers.[3] David Gilbert made the main event's highest break; with a break of 139.

Despite never previously reaching the last 16 of a ranking event, Duane Jones reached the semi-finals, defeating top 16 players Ding Junhui and Jack Lisowski.

Tournament SummaryEdit

Two rounds of qualifying took place between 18 and 21 December 2018 at the Barnsley Metrodome in Barnsley, England.[4] The main event featured 32 players, held between 30 January to 3 February 2019 on four tables.

Prize fundEdit

The breakdown of prize money for this year is shown below:[5]

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

Main drawEdit

 
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 17 frames
 
                  
 
 
 
 
  Mark Williams5
 
 
 
  Zhou Yuelong3
 
  Mark Williams5
 
 
 
  Joe Perry0
 
  Sam Baird4
 
 
 
  Joe Perry5
 
  Mark Williams0
 
 
 
  Kyren Wilson5
 
  Peter Ebdon5
 
 
 
  Shaun Murphy3
 
  Peter Ebdon2
 
 
 
  Kyren Wilson5
 
  Rory McLeod3
 
 
 
  Kyren Wilson5
 
  Kyren Wilson6
 
 
 
  Stephen Maguire1
 
  Barry Hawkins4
 
 
 
  Robert Milkins5
 
  Robert Milkins1
 
 
 
  Stephen Maguire5
 
  Stephen Maguire5
 
 
 
  Michael Georgiou1
 
  Stephen Maguire5
 
 
 
  Judd Trump2
 
  Yan Bingtao5
 
 
 
  Matthew Stevens3
 
  Yan Bingtao1
 
 
 
  Judd Trump5
 
  Li Hang2
 
 
 
  Judd Trump5
 
  Kyren Wilson9
 
 
 
  David Gilbert7
 
  John Higgins4
 
 
 
  Yuan Sijun5
 
  Yuan Sijun3
 
 
 
  Duane Jones5
 
  Jack Lisowski2
 
 
 
  Duane Jones5
 
  Duane Jones5
 
 
 
  Ding Junhui3
 
  Xiao Guodong5
 
 
 
  Ryan Day1
 
  Xiao Guodong4
 
 
 
  Ding Junhui5
 
  Fergal O'Brien3
 
 
 
  Ding Junhui5
 
  Duane Jones1
 
 
 
  David Gilbert6
 
  Neil Robertson5
 
 
 
  Kurt Maflin1
 
  Neil Robertson5
 
 
 
  Stuart Bingham0
 
  Stuart Bingham5
 
 
 
  Jimmy Robertson2
 
  Neil Robertson3
 
 
 
  David Gilbert5
 
  David Gilbert5
 
 
 
  Ben Woollaston2
 
  David Gilbert5
 
 
 
  Mark Selby4
 
  Ricky Walden1
 
 
  Mark Selby5
 

FinalEdit

Final: Best of 17 frames. Referee:   Desislava Bozhilova
Tempodrom, Berlin, Germany, 3 February 2019.
Kyren Wilson
  England
9–7 David Gilbert
  England
Afternoon: 79–25 (54), 74–0 (73), 1–92 (57), 87–0 (87), 69–41 (69), 0–95 (95), 45–80, 101–0 (91)
Evening: 24–85, 0–102 (94), 27–87 (65), 36–94 (58), 93–18 (93), 58–47 (54), 103–3 (70), 78–0
93 Highest break 95
0 Century breaks 0
8 50+ breaks 5

QualifyingEdit

Two rounds of qualifying matches took place between 18 and 21 December 2018 at the Barnsley Metrodome in Barnsley, England.[6] All matches were best of 9 frames.

Round 1Edit

Round 2Edit

Century breaksEdit

Main stage centuriesEdit

Total: 28

Qualifying stage centuriesEdit

Total: 80

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Kyren Wilson beats David Gilbert to win dramatic German Masters final". BBC. Retrieved 3 February 2019.
  2. ^ "Maguire Downs Trump To Reach Semis". World Snooker. 1 February 2019.
  3. ^ "Trump Makes 147 In German Qualifiers". World Snooker. 21 December 2018. Retrieved 21 December 2018.
  4. ^ "2018/19 Calendar" (PDF). World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 18 July 2018. Retrieved 27 September 2018.
  5. ^ "Indicative Prize Money Rankings Schedule 2018/2019 Season" (PDF). worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 18 July 2018. Retrieved 27 September 2018.
  6. ^ "Calendar 2018/2019_December". worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 18 July 2018. Retrieved 27 September 2018.