European Tour 2013/2014 – Event 8

The European Tour 2013/2014 – Event 8 (also known as the 2014 Gdynia Open[1]) was a professional minor-ranking snooker tournament that took place between 6–9 February 2014 at the Gdynia Sports Arena in Gdynia, Poland.[2]

European Tour 2013/2014
Event 8
Logo Gdynia Open 2014.jpg
Tournament information
Dates6–9 February 2014
VenueGdynia Sports Arena
CityGdynia
CountryPoland
Organisation(s)WPBSA
FormatMinor-ranking event
Total prize fund125,600
Winner's share€25,000
Highest break147
Final
ChampionEngland Shaun Murphy
Runner-upRepublic of Ireland Fergal O'Brien
Score4–1
ET7
AT4

Neil Robertson was the defending champion,[3] but he lost 3–4 against Alan McManus in the last 64.

Shaun Murphy won in the final 4–1 against Fergal O'Brien.[4] This was Murphy's first title since the 2011 Brazil Masters 29 months earlier.[5][6] Murphy also made the 104th official maximum break during his last 16 match against Jamie Jones. This was Murphy's third official 147 break,[7] and the seventh in the 2013/2014 season.

Prize fund and ranking pointsEdit

The breakdown of prize money and ranking points of the event is shown below:[1][8][9]

Prize fund Ranking points1
Winner 25,000 2,000
Runner-up €12,000 1,600
Semi-finalist €6,000 1,280
Quarter-finalist €4,000 1,000
Last 16 €2,300 760
Last 32 €1,200 560
Last 64 €700 360
Maximum break[5] €600
Total €125,600
  • 1 Only professional players can earn ranking points.

Main drawEdit

[10][11][12]

Preliminary roundsEdit

Round 1Edit

Best of 7 frames

  Krzysztof Wrobel 4–1   Maciej Maciejwski

Round 2Edit

Best of 7 frames

Round 3Edit

Best of 7 frames

Main roundsEdit

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit
Last 128
Best of 7 frames
Last 64
Best of 7 frames
Last 32
Best of 7 frames
Last 16
Best of 7 frames
  Mark Selby 4  
  Chen Zhe 0       Mark Selby 3  
  Anthony Hamilton 4       Anthony Hamilton 4  
  Marcin Nitschke 1         Anthony Hamilton 0  
  Matthew Stevens 1         Matthew Selt 4  
  Allan Taylor 4       Allan Taylor 0  
  Matthew Selt 4       Matthew Selt 4  
  Ahmed Saif 2         Matthew Selt 4
  Martin Gould 4         Robert Milkins 0
  Kacper Filipiak 1       Martin Gould 4  
  Peter Lines 4       Peter Lines 1  
  Xiao Guodong 3         Martin Gould 2  
  Robert Milkins 4         Robert Milkins 4  
  Paul Davison 3       Robert Milkins 4      
  John Astley 3       Fraser Patrick 0      
  Fraser Patrick 4  
Section 2Edit
Last 128
Best of 7 frames
Last 64
Best of 7 frames
Last 32
Best of 7 frames
Last 16
Best of 7 frames
  Judd Trump 4  
  Liu Chuang 2       Judd Trump 4  
  Chris Wakelin 4       Chris Wakelin 0  
  Alexander Ursenbacher 2         Judd Trump 4  
  Mike Dunn 4         Steve Davis 3  
  Michael Leslie 2       Mike Dunn 2  
  Steve Davis 4       Steve Davis 4  
  Wojciech Przylucki 1         Judd Trump 4
  Tom Ford 4         Mark King 3
  Rafał Jewtuch 0       Tom Ford 4  
  Aditya Mehta 4       Aditya Mehta 1  
  James Wattana 0         Tom Ford 3  
  Mark King 4         Mark King 4  
  Chris Norbury 3       Mark King 4      
  Joe Perry 4       Joe Perry 1      
  Daniel Wells 1  
Section 3Edit
Last 128
Best of 7 frames
Last 64
Best of 7 frames
Last 32
Best of 7 frames
Last 16
Best of 7 frames
  Michael Holt 4  
  Li Hang 1       Michael Holt 0  
  Jamie Jones 4       Jamie Jones 4  
  Michael Collumb 2         Jamie Jones 4  
  Mark Davis 4         Martin O'Donnell 3  
  Ratchayothin Yotharuck 2       Mark Davis 1  
  Martin O'Donnell 4       Martin O'Donnell 4  
  Jak Jones 3         Jamie Jones 2
  Kyren Wilson 3         Shaun Murphy 4
  Tian Pengfei 4       Tian Pengfei 4  
  Robbie Williams 4       Robbie Williams 2  
  Li Yan 0         Tian Pengfei 1  
  Stuart Bingham 4         Shaun Murphy 4  
  Sanderson Lam 0       Stuart Bingham 1      
  Shaun Murphy 4       Shaun Murphy 4      
  Jamie O'Neil 0  
Section 4Edit
Last 128
Best of 7 frames
Last 64
Best of 7 frames
Last 32
Best of 7 frames
Last 16
Best of 7 frames
  Stephen Maguire 4  
  Cao Xinlong 0       Stephen Maguire 4  
  Ryan Day w/o       Ryan Day 0  
  Robin Hull w/d         Stephen Maguire 4  
  Gary Wilson 4         Michael Wasley 1  
  Adam Duffy 3       Gary Wilson 3  
  Michael Wasley 4       Michael Wasley 4  
  David Frew 0         Stephen Maguire 4
  Barry Hawkins 4         John Higgins 2
  Ryan Clark 1       Barry Hawkins 4  
  Thanawat Thirapongpaiboon w/d       Jimmy White 1  
  Jimmy White w/o         Barry Hawkins 3  
  John Higgins 4         John Higgins 4  
  Michael Georgiou 0       John Higgins 4      
  Anthony McGill 3       Elliot Slessor 3      
  Elliot Slessor 4  

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit
Last 128
Best of 7 frames
Last 64
Best of 7 frames
Last 32
Best of 7 frames
Last 16
Best of 7 frames
  Ricky Walden w/d  
  Christopher Keogan w/o       Christopher Keogan 1  
  Marcus Campbell 4       Marcus Campbell 4  
  Andrew Higginson 1         Marcus Campbell 4  
  Joel Walker 1         Gareth Allen 3  
  Gareth Allen 4       Gareth Allen 4  
  Andrew Norman 4       Andrew Norman 2  
  Dave Harold 3         Marcus Campbell 1
  Joe Swail 4         Alfie Burden 4
  Ross Muir 0       Joe Swail 3  
  Michael White 3       Craig Steadman 4  
  Craig Steadman 4         Craig Steadman 2  
  Alfie Burden 4         Alfie Burden 4  
  Noppon Saengkham 3       Alfie Burden 4      
  Jimmy Robertson 4       Jimmy Robertson 1      
  Andrew Pagett 3  
Section 6Edit
Last 128
Best of 7 frames
Last 64
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Last 32
Best of 7 frames
Last 16
Best of 7 frames
  Marco Fu 4  
  Robert Valiant 0       Marco Fu 0  
  Nigel Bond 4       Nigel Bond 4  
  Hammad Miah 1         Nigel Bond 3  
  Sam Baird 4         Sam Baird 4  
  Vinnie Calabrese 2       Sam Baird 4  
  Luca Brecel 1       Jamie Rhys Clarke 0  
  Jamie Rhys Clarke 4         Sam Baird 4
  Barry Pinches 4         Barry Pinches 2
  Nathan Jones 3       Barry Pinches 4  
  Pankaj Advani 2       Alex Borg 1  
  Alex Borg 4         Barry Pinches 4  
  Ian Burns 4         Ian Burns 3  
  Yu Delu 0       Ian Burns 4      
  Scott Donaldson 4       Scott Donaldson 1      
  James Cahill 3  
Section 7Edit
Last 128
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Last 64
Best of 7 frames
Last 32
Best of 7 frames
Last 16
Best of 7 frames
  David Gilbert 4  
  Cao Yupeng 1       David Gilbert 4  
  David Grace 4       David Grace 1  
  Matthew Day 0         David Gilbert 3  
  Mark Joyce 4         Zhang Anda 4  
  Ken Doherty 3       Mark Joyce 1  
  Gerard Greene 3       Zhang Anda 4  
  Zhang Anda 4         Zhang Anda 4
  Kurt Maflin 2         Rod Lawler 1
  Lee Page 4       Lee Page 2  
  Rod Lawler 4       Rod Lawler 4  
  Marcin Kolibski 0         Rod Lawler 4  
  Ben Woollaston 1         Jamie Cope 0  
  Rory McLeod 4       Rory McLeod 1      
  David Morris w/d       Jamie Cope 4      
  Jamie Cope w/o  
Section 8Edit
Last 128
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Last 64
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Last 32
Best of 7 frames
Last 16
Best of 7 frames
  Graeme Dott 4  
  Peter Ebdon 3       Graeme Dott 4  
  Stuart Carrington 3       Patrick Einsle 2  
  Patrick Einsle 4         Graeme Dott 1  
  Neil Robertson 4         Alan McManus 4  
  Adam Stefanow 1       Neil Robertson 3  
  Alan McManus 4       Alan McManus 4  
  Sean O'Sullivan 3         Alan McManus 1
  Fergal O'Brien 4         Fergal O'Brien 4
  Alex Davies 1       Fergal O'Brien 4  
  Tony Drago 4       Tony Drago 3  
  Liam Highfield 0         Fergal O'Brien 4  
  Dominic Dale 4         Dominic Dale 3  
  Dechawat Poomjaeng 1       Dominic Dale 4      
  Mark Williams 3       Liang Wenbo 1      
  Liang Wenbo 4  

FinalsEdit

Quarter-finals
Best of 7 frames
Semi-finals
Best of 7 frames
Final
Best of 7 frames
  Matthew Selt 4  
  Judd Trump 1       Matthew Selt 1  
  Shaun Murphy 4       Shaun Murphy 4  
  Stephen Maguire 3         Shaun Murphy 4
  Alfie Burden 3         Fergal O'Brien 1
  Sam Baird 4       Sam Baird 1
  Zhang Anda 2       Fergal O'Brien 4    
  Fergal O'Brien 4  

Century breaksEdit

[13]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "European Tour 2013/2014 Entry pack for the Gdynia Open (ET8)" (PDF). worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original (PDF) on 28 December 2013. Retrieved 28 December 2013.
  2. ^ "Tournament Calendar 2013/2014". Snooker.org. Retrieved 7 November 2013.
  3. ^ "Robertson wins thrilling Poland final". Eurosport UK. Retrieved 28 December 2013.
  4. ^ "Murphy claims final European Tour title of season". Eurosport UK. 9 February 2014. Retrieved 9 February 2014.
  5. ^ a b "Shaun Murphy makes maximum break on way to Gdynia Open win". BBC Sport. 10 February 2014. Retrieved 11 February 2014.
  6. ^ "Murphy ends trophy drought". Sporting Life. 10 February 2014. Retrieved 11 February 2014.
  7. ^ "Murphy Makes 147 In Gdynia". worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 9 February 2014. Retrieved 9 February 2014.
  8. ^ "Prize Money Breakdowns 2013/14". worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 1 May 2013. Archived from the original on 12 October 2013. Retrieved 28 December 2013.
  9. ^ "The Tour Ranking Points Schedule 2013/2014 Season" (PDF). worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original (PDF) on 9 May 2013. Retrieved 28 December 2013.
  10. ^ "Gdynia Open (ET8) draw and results" (PDF). World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 9 February 2014. Archived from the original (PDF) on 9 February 2014. Retrieved 9 February 2014.
  11. ^ "Gdynia Open (ET8) format" (PDF). worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original (PDF) on 28 December 2013. Retrieved 28 December 2013.
  12. ^ "European Tour Event Eight (2014)". Snooker.org. Retrieved 28 December 2013.
  13. ^ "Gdynia Open (ET8): century breaks". worldsnookerdata.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original on 9 February 2014. Retrieved 9 February 2014.

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