2014 Shanghai Masters (snooker)


The 2014 Bank of Communications OTO Shanghai Masters was a professional ranking snooker tournament that took place between 8–14 September 2014 at the Shanghai Grand Stage in Shanghai, China. It was the third ranking event of the 2014/2015 season.[1]

Bank of Communications OTO Shanghai Masters
Tournament information
Dates8–14 September 2014
VenueShanghai Grand Stage
CityShanghai
CountryChina
Organisation(s)WPBSA
FormatRanking event
Total prize fund£450,000
Winner's share£85,000
Highest break Barry Hawkins (144)
Final
Champion Stuart Bingham
Runner-up Mark Allen
Score10–3
2013
2015

Ding Junhui was the defending champion,[2] but he lost 4–6 against Stuart Bingham in the semi-finals.[3]

Bingham won his second ranking title by defeating Mark Allen 10–3 in the final.[4][5]

Prize fund


The breakdown of prize money for this year is shown below:[6][7]

Wildcard round


These matches were played in Shanghai on 8 and 9 September 2014.[8][9][10][11]

Match Score
WC1 Liang Wenbo 1–5 Yan Bingtao
WC2 Li Hang 5–3 Chen Zifan
WC3 Michael White 5–1 Niu Zhuang
WC4 Ryan Day 5–0 Xu Si
WC5 Mark Williams 5–2 Zhang Yong
WC6 Matthew Selt 3–5 Zhao Xintong
WC7 Michael Holt 5–2 Yuan Sijun
WC8 Ken Doherty 5–3 Huang Jiahao

Main draw


[8][9][10][11]

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
               
1 Ding Junhui 5
Jack Lisowski 1
1 Ding Junhui 5
Martin Gould 3
14 Joe Perry 4
Martin Gould 5
1 Ding Junhui 5
15 Graeme Dott 2
15 Graeme Dott 5
Yan Bingtao 2
15 Graeme Dott 5
7 Shaun Murphy 3
7 Shaun Murphy 5
Joe Swail 4
1 Ding Junhui 4
11 Stuart Bingham 6
6 Judd Trump 2
Dominic Dale 5
Dominic Dale 1
11 Stuart Bingham 5
11 Stuart Bingham 5
Li Hang 3
11 Stuart Bingham 5
Alan McManus 1
13 Stephen Maguire 5
Jimmy Robertson 1
13 Stephen Maguire 1
Alan McManus 5
4 Ronnie O'Sullivan 3
Alan McManus 5
11 Stuart Bingham 10
10 Mark Allen 3
3 Neil Robertson 4
Michael White 5
  Michael White 5
Ryan Day 2
9 John Higgins 4
Ryan Day 5
Michael White 4
10 Mark Allen 5
10 Mark Allen 5
Andrew Higginson 3
10 Mark Allen 5
Mark Williams 1
5 Barry Hawkins 4
Mark Williams 5
10 Mark Allen 6
2 Mark Selby 5
8 Marco Fu 4
Zhao Xintong 5
  Zhao Xintong 3
Fergal O'Brien 5
16 Robert Milkins 1
Fergal O'Brien 5
Fergal O'Brien 0
2 Mark Selby 5
12 Ricky Walden 2
Michael Holt 5
Michael Holt 3
2 Mark Selby 5
2 Mark Selby 5
Ken Doherty 2

Final


Final: Best of 19 frames. Referee: Deng Shihao.
Shanghai Grand Stage, Shanghai, China, 14 September 2014.[11][12]
Stuart Bingham (11)
 England
10–3 Mark Allen (10)
 Northern Ireland
Afternoon: 99–0 (99), 67–52 (Allen 51), 71–19, 69–22 (68), 0–101 (97), 61–69, 64–28, 0–75 (69), 56–48
Evening: 66–57, 56–1, 78–49 (57), 81–16 (81)
99 Highest break 97
0 Century breaks 0
4 50+ breaks 3

Qualifying


These matches were held between 12 and 15 August 2014 at the Barnsley Metrodome in Barnsley, England.[13][14][15]

  Round 1
Best of 9 frames
Round 2
Best of 9 frames
Round 3
Best of 9 frames
Round 4
Best of 9 frames
                                     
Michael Georgiou 5   Jack Lisowski 5
Ryan Clark 0   Michael Georgiou 4     Jack Lisowski 5     Matthew Stevens 3
Barry Pinches w/o   Cao Yupeng 5   Cao Yupeng 4     Jack Lisowski 5
Thanawat Thirapongpaiboon w/d   Barry Pinches 0
Oliver Lines 1   Mike Dunn 5
Allan Taylor 5   Allan Taylor 3     Mike Dunn 5     Martin Gould 5
David Grace 4   Alfie Burden 4   Tian Pengfei 1     Mike Dunn 4
Tian Pengfei 5   Tian Pengfei 5
Alex Davies 5   Peter Lines 3
Mitchell Mann 4   Alex Davies 5     Alex Davies 5     Liang Wenbo 5
Liam Highfield 5   Anthony McGill 5   Anthony McGill 4     Alex Davies 2
Sydney Wilson 2   Liam Highfield 3
Kyren Wilson 5   David Gilbert 1
Daniel Wells 3   Kyren Wilson 5     Kyren Wilson 4     Peter Ebdon 1
Joe Swail 5   Jimmy White 4   Joe Swail 5     Joe Swail 5
Zak Surety 4   Joe Swail 5
Ross Muir 2   Jamie Burnett 4
Ian Burns 5   Ian Burns 5     Ian Burns 0     Dominic Dale 5
Fraser Patrick 4   Gerard Greene 2   Michael Wasley 5     Michael Wasley 4
Michael Wasley 5   Michael Wasley 5
Li Hang w/o   Nigel Bond 2
Zhang Anda w/d   Li Hang 5     Li Hang 5     Mark Joyce 2
Chris Norbury 3   David Morris 5   David Morris 2     Li Hang 5
Eden Sharav 5   Eden Sharav 3
Lyu Haotian 5   Jimmy Robertson 5
Chris Melling 1   Lyu Haotian 4     Jimmy Robertson 5     Xiao Guodong 3
Craig Steadman w/o   Ben Woollaston 5   Ben Woollaston 4     Jimmy Robertson 5
John Sutton w/d   Craig Steadman 4
Tony Drago 5   Jamie Jones 5
Ahmed Saif 3   Tony Drago 2     Jamie Jones 5     Alan McManus 5
Hammad Miah 5   Rod Lawler 5   Rod Lawler 1     Jamie Jones 3
Michael Leslie 3   Hammad Miah 3
Robin Hull 5   Rory McLeod 5
Oliver Brown 2   Robin Hull 2     Rory McLeod 3     Michael White 5
Ratchayothin Yotharuck 4   Dechawat Poomjaeng 5   Dechawat Poomjaeng 5     Dechawat Poomjaeng 3
James Wattana 5   James Wattana 1
Lee Page 5   Robbie Williams 5
James Cahill 4   Lee Page 3     Robbie Williams 2     Ryan Day 5
Alex Borg 5   Luca Brecel 5   Luca Brecel 5     Luca Brecel 3
Joe O'Connor 3   Alex Borg 1
Andrew Pagett 4   Kurt Maflin 5
Joel Walker 5   Joel Walker 3     Kurt Maflin 0     Tom Ford 4
Scott Donaldson 5   Andrew Higginson 5   Andrew Higginson 5     Andrew Higginson 5
Jamie Clarke 3   Scott Donaldson 4
Andrew Norman 4   Dave Harold 2
Steven Hallworth 5   Steven Hallworth 5     Steven Hallworth 3     Mark Williams 5
Zhou Yuelong w/o   Thepchaiya Un-Nooh 5   Thepchaiya Un-Nooh 5     Thepchaiya Un-Nooh 3
Steve Davis w/d   Zhou Yuelong 3
Vinnie Calabrese 5   Matthew Selt 5
Ian Glover 4   Vinnie Calabrese 1     Matthew Selt 5     Mark Davis 2
Chris Wakelin 5   Aditya Mehta 4   Chris Wakelin 1     Matthew Selt 5
Alexander Ursenbacher 1   Chris Wakelin 5
Noppon Saengkham 5   Yu Delu 1
Ashley Carty 2   Noppon Saengkham 5     Noppon Saengkham 1     Fergal O'Brien 5
Elliot Slessor 2   Jamie Cope 5   Jamie Cope 5     Jamie Cope 2
Lee Walker 5   Lee Walker 2
Sam Baird 5   Gary Wilson 4
Lu Ning 3   Sam Baird 5     Sam Baird 4     Michael Holt 5
Stuart Carrington 5   Anthony Hamilton 2   Stuart Carrington 5     Stuart Carrington 4
Lu Chenwei 2   Stuart Carrington 5
Cao Xinlong 2   Ken Doherty 5
Jak Jones 5   Jak Jones 4     Ken Doherty 5     Mark King 0
John Astley 5   Marcus Campbell 3   John Astley 2     Ken Doherty 5
Alex Pagulayan 2   John Astley 5

Century breaks


Qualifying stage centuries

[16]

Televised stage centuries

[17]

References


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