European Tour 2014/2015 – Event 2

The European Tour 2014/2015 – Event 2 (also known as the 2014 Arcaden Paul Hunter Classic) was a professional minor-ranking snooker tournament that took place between 20–24 August 2014 in Fürth, Germany.[1]

European Tour 2014/2015
Event 2
Paul Hunter Classic 2012 Logo.png
Tournament information
Dates20–24 August 2014
VenueStadthalle
CityFürth
CountryGermany
Organisation(s)WPBSA
FormatMinor-ranking event
Total prize fund126,877
Winner's share€25,000
Highest breakIndia Aditya Mehta (147)
Final
ChampionNorthern Ireland Mark Allen
Runner-upEngland Judd Trump
Score4–2
ET1
ET3

Aditya Mehta made the 106th official maximum break during his last 32 match against Stephen Maguire. Mehta became the first Indian player to compile an official 147.[2]

Ronnie O'Sullivan was the defending champion,[3] but he lost 2–4 against Tian Pengfei in the last 16.

Mark Allen won his seventh professional title by defeating Judd Trump 4–2 in the final.[4][5]

Prize fundEdit

The breakdown of prize money of the event is shown below:[6]

Prize fund
Winner 25,000
Runner-up €12,000
Semi-finalist €6,000
Quarter-finalist €4,000
Last 16 €2,300
Last 32 €1,200
Last 64 €700
Maximum break[2] €1,877
Total €126,877

Main drawEdit

[7][8][9]

Preliminary roundsEdit

Round 1Edit

Best of 7 frames

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  
  Alexander Ursenbacher 0       Mark Selby 4  
  Dominic Dale 4       Dominic Dale 0  
  Oliver Lines 1         Mark Selby 4  
  Shaun Murphy 4         Shaun Murphy 3  
  Luke Garland 1       Shaun Murphy 4  
  Mark Joyce 4       Mark Joyce 1  
  Lu Ning 0         Mark Selby 4
  Jak Jones 4         Liang Wenbo 1
  Kishan Hirani 3       Jak Jones 2  
  Liam Highfield 4       Liam Highfield 4  
  Cao Xinlong 0         Liam Highfield 2  
  Andrew Higginson 2         Liang Wenbo 4  
  Liang Wenbo 4       Liang Wenbo 4      
  Mark Davis 4       Mark Davis 3      
  Sanderson Lam 0  
Section 2Edit
Last 128
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Last 64
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Last 32
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Last 16
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  Chris Wakelin 4  
  Eden Sharav 1       Chris Wakelin 4  
  Michael Wasley 4       Michael Wasley 2  
  David Grace 1         Chris Wakelin 3  
  Allan Taylor 4         Ricky Walden 4  
  Tom Ford 2       Allan Taylor 1  
  Ricky Walden 4       Ricky Walden 4  
  Andrew Pagett 2         Ricky Walden 4
  Ryan Day 3         Fergal O'Brien 2
  Adam Duffy 4       Adam Duffy 4  
  Gerard Greene 4       Gerard Greene 3  
  Peter Lines 2         Adam Duffy 0  
  Fergal O'Brien 4         Fergal O'Brien 4  
  David Morris 2       Fergal O'Brien 4      
  Marco Fu 4       Marco Fu 2      
  Hans Blanckaert 0  
Section 3Edit
Last 128
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Last 64
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Last 32
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Last 16
Best of 7 frames
  Judd Trump w/o  
  Zhou Yuelong w/d       Judd Trump 4  
  Anthony Hamilton 4       Anthony Hamilton 0  
  Steven Hallworth 2         Judd Trump 4  
  Tony Drago 4         Mitchell Travis 3  
  Lee Page 0       Tony Drago 1  
  Nigel Bond 0       Mitchell Travis 4  
  Mitchell Travis 4         Judd Trump 4
  Jimmy White 4         Stephen Maguire 2
  Ahmed Saif 0       Jimmy White 1  
  Stephen Maguire 4       Stephen Maguire 4  
  Hammad Miah 1         Stephen Maguire 4  
  Thepchaiya Un-Nooh 4         Aditya Mehta 2  
  Steve Mifsud 0       Thepchaiya Un-Nooh 3      
  Aditya Mehta 4       Aditya Mehta 4      
  Jeff Cundy 3  
Section 4Edit
Last 128
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Last 64
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Last 32
Best of 7 frames
Last 16
Best of 7 frames
  Matthew Selt 4  
  Alfie Burden 1       Matthew Selt 1  
  Michael Georgiou 3       Tian Pengfei 4  
  Tian Pengfei 4         Tian Pengfei 4  
  Chris Melling 4         Mike Dunn 3  
  Cao Yupeng 2       Chris Melling 0  
  Mike Dunn 4       Mike Dunn 4  
  Ian Burns 1         Tian Pengfei 4
  Noppon Saengkham 0         Ronnie O'Sullivan 2
  Ronnie O'Sullivan 4       Ronnie O'Sullivan 4  
  Robbie Williams 4       Robbie Williams 0  
  Thomas Dowling 1         Ronnie O'Sullivan 4  
  Michael Leslie 4         Barry Hawkins 1  
  Jack Bradford 2       Michael Leslie 2      
  Barry Hawkins 4       Barry Hawkins 4      
  Gareth Allen 1  

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit
Last 128
Best of 7 frames
Last 64
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Last 32
Best of 7 frames
Last 16
Best of 7 frames
  Anthony McGill 4  
  Mitchell Mann 1       Anthony McGill 4  
  David Gilbert 4       David Gilbert 2  
  Craig Steadman 2         Anthony McGill 3  
  Neil Robertson 4         Neil Robertson 4  
  Elliot Slessor 3       Neil Robertson 4  
  Jimmy Robertson 4       Jimmy Robertson 0  
  Vinnie Calabrese 3         Neil Robertson 2
  Kyren Wilson 3         Dechawat Poomjaeng 4
  Paul Davison 4       Paul Davison 3  
  Dechawat Poomjaeng 4       Dechawat Poomjaeng 4  
  Lu Chenwei 2         Dechawat Poomjaeng 4  
  Jack Lisowski 4         Graeme Dott 1  
  Stuart Carrington 2       Jack Lisowski 3      
  Graeme Dott 4       Graeme Dott 4      
  Martin O'Donnell 1  
Section 6Edit
Last 128
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Last 64
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Last 32
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Last 16
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  Mark Williams 3  
  Rod Lawler 4       Rod Lawler 4  
  Sam Baird 4       Sam Baird 2  
  Yu Delu 1         Rod Lawler 4  
  James Cahill 4         James Cahill 3  
  Dave Harold 1       James Cahill 4  
  John Higgins 4       John Higgins 2  
  Zak Surety 2         Rod Lawler 4
  Mark King 4         Fraser Patrick 0
  Michael Collumb 2       Mark King 1  
  Jamie Jones 4       Jamie Jones 4  
  Lyu Haotian 1         Jamie Jones 1  
  Ross Muir 3         Fraser Patrick 4  
  Matthew Stevens 4       Matthew Stevens 3      
  Stuart Bingham 0       Fraser Patrick 4      
  Fraser Patrick 4  
Section 7Edit
Last 128
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Last 64
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Last 32
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Last 16
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  Alan McManus 4  
  William Lemons 1       Alan McManus 4  
  Gary Wilson 4       Gary Wilson 2  
  Steve Davis 2         Alan McManus 4  
  Kurt Maflin 0         Scott Donaldson 1  
  Li Hang 4       Li Hang 3  
  Joe Swail 2       Scott Donaldson 4  
  Scott Donaldson 4         Alan McManus 4
  Michael Holt 0         Xiao Guodong 2
  Xiao Guodong 4       Xiao Guodong 4  
  Alex Davies 0       Joel Walker 0  
  Joel Walker 4         Xiao Guodong 4  
  Jamie Cope 4         Jamie Cope 3  
  Barry Pinches 3       Jamie Cope 4      
  Ben Woollaston 2       Jamie Rhys Clarke 2      
  Jamie Rhys Clarke 4  
Section 8Edit
Last 128
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Last 64
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Last 32
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Last 16
Best of 7 frames
  Robert Milkins 4  
  Chris Norbury 1       Robert Milkins 4  
  John Astley 1       Alex Taubman 0  
  Alex Taubman 4         Robert Milkins 4  
  Martin Gould 4         Michael White 3  
  Ryan Clark 0       Martin Gould 1  
  Michael White w/o       Michael White 4  
  Marcus Campbell w/d         Robert Milkins 1
  Ian Glover 0         Mark Allen 4
  Ratchayothin Yotharuck 4       Ratchayothin Yotharuck 0  
  Luca Brecel w/o       Luca Brecel 4  
  Ken Doherty w/d         Luca Brecel 2  
  Rory McLeod 1         Mark Allen 4  
  Alex Borg 4       Alex Borg 1      
  Mark Allen 4       Mark Allen 4      
  Lee Walker 1  

FinalsEdit

Quarter-finals
Best of 7 frames
Semi-finals
Best of 7 frames
Final
Best of 7 frames
  Mark Selby 3  
  Ricky Walden 4       Ricky Walden 1  
  Judd Trump 4       Judd Trump 4  
  Tian Pengfei 3         Judd Trump 2
  Dechawat Poomjaeng 2         Mark Allen 4
  Rod Lawler 4       Rod Lawler 3
  Alan McManus 3       Mark Allen 4    
  Mark Allen 4  

Century breaksEdit

[10][11]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tournament Calendar 2014/2015". Snooker.org. Retrieved 14 August 2014.
  2. ^ a b "Mehta 147/O'Sullivan In Form". worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 22 August 2014. Retrieved 22 August 2014.
  3. ^ "Superb O'Sullivan wins Paul Hunter Classic". Eurosport UK. 25 August 2013. Retrieved 14 August 2014.
  4. ^ "Three and easy for Allen". Sporting Life. 24 August 2014. Retrieved 24 August 2014.
  5. ^ Hendon, Dave (24 August 2014). "Allen beats Trump for Paul Hunter Classic title". Inside Snooker. Retrieved 24 August 2014.
  6. ^ "European Tour 2014/2015 Entry pack for Paul Hunter Classic 2014 – Furth, Germany (ET2)" (PDF). worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 4 July 2014. Archived from the original (PDF) on 14 August 2014. Retrieved 14 August 2014.
  7. ^ "Paul Hunter Classic 2014 (ET2) draw & results" (PDF). World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 24 August 2014. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 August 2014. Retrieved 24 August 2014.
  8. ^ "European Tour 2 – The Paul Hunter Classic 2014 Format" (PDF). worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 August 2014. Retrieved 14 August 2014.
  9. ^ "European Tour Event Two (2014)". Snooker.org. Retrieved 14 August 2014.
  10. ^ "Paul Hunter Classic (ET2): century breaks". worldsnookerdata.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original on 24 August 2014. Retrieved 24 August 2014.
  11. ^ "2014 European Tour – Event 2 – Tournament Ranking". CueTracker – Snooker Database. Retrieved 24 August 2014.