OVERVIEW

Riga Masters 2017

Arena Riga
23-06-2017 to 25-06-2017
Total Prize Money
£227,000
Winner's Prize Money
£50,000
Current Champion
Ryan Day
Tournament Format
Ranking Event

The first ranking event of the 2017/2018 season

The 2017 Kaspersky Riga Masters is a professional ranking snooker tournament and is the first ranking event of the 2017/2018 season.

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Riga Masters 2017 Qualifiers Review

Jimmy White enjoyed a winning start to his 38th professional season with a narrow 4-3 victory over Jak Jones on the opening day of the 2017 Riga Masters Qualifiers, while Martin Gould suffered a surprise defeat by the same scoreline against Kurt Mafl...

Hawkins to end Ryan's Riga challenge

Friday, June 23, 2017 Barry Hawkins and Ryan Day meet on the opening morning of the Riga Masters in a repeat of last year's World Grand Prix final. The 2013 World Championship finalist The Hawk enjoyed another strong campaign during 2016-17, with his...

Brecel can progress in Riga

Friday, June 23, 2017 Luca Brecel faces veteran Lee Walker in the Riga Masters on Friday and the youngster should be able to claim the win. Brecel’s career perhaps hasn't progressed as quickly as many expected after he became the youngest player to q...

Doherty seeks more Riga progress

Saturday, June 24, 2017 Former world champion Ken Doherty will be aiming to continue his strong start to the new season when he faces Zhang Anda in the last 16 of the Riga Masters. The Irishman, now ranked 63rd in the world, has enjoyed impressive wi...

Williams out to end winless run

Sunday, June 25, 2017 World number 15 Mark Williams will be hoping to end his long wait for a ranking title when he takes on Mark Joyce on Sunday in the Riga Masters. Williams is the only top 16 competitor left in the tournament after he beat Luca Br...

Robertson eyes gradual progression

Monday, June 26, 2017 Jimmy Robertson says he is happy with how his game is developing at the moment and the hope is to get into a position to win tournaments on a regular basis. Robertson, who is currently ranked 38th in the world, is yet to break h...

Ryan finally has his day!

Ryan Day won the first snooker tournament of the new season by beating Scotland's Stephen Maguire 5-2 in the final of the Kaspersky Riga Masters. To reach the final both players were involved in hard fought semi-final matches. Former UK champion Magu...

England make impressive start at World Cup

England look well placed to reach the quarter-finals of the 2017 Snooker World Cup after winning their opening two Group C matches in comprehensive fashion. England last won the tournament back in 1989 and they certainly have a strong team at this ye...

Wales have Group B destiny in their own hands

Wales have their Group B fate well and truly in their own hands having completed a second whitewash of the tournament in China. Two-time world champion Mark Williams, along with teammate Ryan Day, wasted little time in flexing their muscles in Wuxi a...

McGill relieved with improvement

Anthony McGill admits he was pleased to make amends in Scotland's triumph over Israel on Wednesday at the Snooker World Cup. The 26-year-old struggled to find his rhythm in his country's opening match against Thailand, going down in both of his singl...

Northern Ireland seal progression

Northern Ireland duo Mark Allen and Joe Swall have booked their place in the quarter-finals at the Snooker World Cup following a narrow victory over Scotland on Friday. Victory for the Irish duo means that they have secured second place in Group D an...

Trump relishing World Cup pressure

Judd Trump admits he is enjoying the unique pressure of playing in the World Cup after helping England book their place in the semi-finals of the competition on Saturday. The world number three has formed a formidable partnership with team-mate Barry...

Zhou feeling confident

Zhou Yuelong insists he is feeling confident ahead of Sunday’s clash with England after he and Yan Bingtao helped China B into the semi-finals of the Snooker World Cup. The duo were too strong for Belgium in their quarter-final clash and they eventua...

Hong Kong Masters 2017

In celebration of the 20th year anniversary when sovereignty was passed to China, Hong Kong looks forward to hosting a very special and unique invitational snooker event this week at the Queen Elizabeth Stadium. The Hong Kong government allegedly put...

Selby eyes further success

Mark Selby has warned his rivals that he still has plenty to achieve in the game, despite now being a three-time world champion. The 'Jester from Leicester' is the star draw at this week's Hong Kong Masters, which takes place at the Queen Elizabeth S...

Robertson happy with his game

Robertson happy with his game Neil Robertson insists he is feeling good about his game after booking his place in the semi-finals of the Hong Kong Masters on Thursday. The Australian showed his best form for many months as he overcame reigning world ...

Trump - Fu is the man to beat

Trump - Fu is the man to beat British star Judd Trump beat fellow Brit Shaun Murphy to book his place in the semi-finals of the Hong Kong Masters, but he claims Marco Fu is still the man to beat. Trump was quick out of the blocks on Friday as he stor...

Robertson Sends Fans Home Unhappy

Robertson Sends Fans Home Unhappy Neil Robertson was left to apologise to the fans at the Hong Kong Masters after defeating home favourite Marco Fu 6-4 to reach Sunday's final. The Australian was out for revenge, having been defeated by the 39-year-o...

Carter the man to beat at World Games

Carter the man to beat at World Games World number 13 Ali Carter will be one of the headline names competing at the World Games in Wroclaw this week. The two-time World Championship runner-up will be competing in his first tournament of note this sea...

Mehta aiming for Colombia repeat

Mehta aiming for Colombia repeat Aditya Mehta heads into the 2017 World Games in Poland as defending champion and the Indian will be optimistic of his chances of clinching the gold medal once again. The World Games, which is a global multi-sport fest...

Judge faces Ng On Yee in Poland

Judge faces Ng On Yee in Poland Michael Judge is one of the bigger names in the World Games in Poland but he faces a huge test against Ng On Yee in the first round on Thursday. Judge, a former professional and now a high-profile amateur, comes up aga...

Mehta fails to defend World Games

Mehta fails to defend World Games Defending champion Aditya Mehta has been taken out in the first round of the 2017 World Games by Poland's Kacper Filipiak. Indian ace Mehta was an impressive winner of the Games when they were held in Colombia 4 year...

Carter targeting World Games gold

Carter targeting World Games gold Ali Carter is targeting winning the gold medal at the 2017 World Games after he eased his way into the quarter-finals with a 3-0 victory over Shaun Dalitz. The two-time World Championship runner-up is making his debu...

Wilson books World Games date with Judge

World number 11 Kyren Wilson survived the loss of the opening frame against Estonia's Andres Petrov to win 3-1 and book his spot in the quarter-finals of the World Games in Wroclaw. Englishman Wilson now faces a tussle with Ireland's Michael Judge in...

Wilson ready for Vahedi

Kyren Wilson looks on course to reach the final of The World Games after he beat Michael Judge on Thursday to reach the final four. The 25-year-old was too strong for his rival as he recorded a 3-1 victory in Wroclaw, Poland. The Englishman beat Esto...

In-form Wilson to book India spot

Kyren Wilson marked his time in Poland recently with a gold medal and the in-form Englishman is expected to keep that form going in the 2017 Indian Open qualifiers. Wilson recently took part in the World Games for the first time and he managed to bri...

Irish delight in Indian Open qualifying

Ken Doherty booked his place in the main draw of next month's Indian Open with a 4-2 victory over Ali Carter in qualifying, while fellow Irishman Josh Boileau also progressed. Former world number two Doherty has been in resurgent form so this season ...

Whirlwind bids for European Masters spot

Jimmy White takes on Billy Joe Castle in European Masters qualification on Thursday in an intriguing match. The two players are at very different stages in their careers. White is a six-time World Championship runner-up and probably the best player n...

Experienced trio to come through in Preston

The European Masters qualifiers continue at Preston's Guild Hall on Friday and the afternoon session features some big-name players looking to make progress. Amongst them are former World Championship winners Stuart Bingham and Graeme Dott, while two...

In-form Higgins booked for more qualifier success

Four-time World Champion John Higgins should have few problems overcoming Niu Zhuang in their European Open qualifier in Preston on Friday evening. The Scot has already sealed his place in the Indian Open this week at Guild Hall, brushing aside Welsh...

Murphy heads big-name casualties

Shaun Murphy suffered a surprise exit at the European Masters qualifying stage whilst three more marquee names failed to make the main stage of the ranking event. Englishman Murphy was expected to comfortably dispatch compatriot John Astley in qualif...

Doherty hoping to maintain form

Former World Champion Ken Doherty will be looking to maintain his recent form when he takes on Robbie Williams in the World Open Qualifiers on Sunday. The 47-year-old comes into the contest after a win at the European Masters Qualifying event, where ...

Ricky Walden looking for a come back

Ricky Walden will be looking for a come back from his defeat in European Masters Qualifying when he goes to the table against Jamie Barrett at the World Open Qualifying. The current 23rd in the world was expected to beat fellow Englishman Alfie Burde...

Fu seals World Open spot

Marco Fu admitted that he wasn’t at his best but was delighted to defeat Sean O’Sullivan on Sunday and book his place in the main draw of the World Open. The 39-year-old returned to the table for the first time in a fortnight and he looked out of sor...

Higgins to continue impressive form

John Higgins has been in good form at the start of the 2017/18 season and he looks set to stay in that vein when taking on Joe Swail in World Open qualifying on Wednesday. Higgins suffered a narrow 5-4 loss to Ronnie O'Sullivan at the Hong Kong Maste...

Robertson eases into World Open main draw

Neil Robertson never looked in danger of missing out on a place at next month's World Open after comfortably beating Sanderson Lam 5-1 in qualifying on Tuesday. The Australian has already begun the season strongly with a triumph in the inaugural Hong...

Ebdon still hoping for more titles

Former world champion Peter Ebdon is holding onto the belief that he can compete with the world's best players ahead of the Evergrande China Championship in Guangzhou. Ebdon is into his 27th season among the professional snooker ranks and he admits i...

Robertson suffers shock exit

World number seven Neil Robertson has suffered a shock exit from the Evergrande China Championship, while Stuart Bigham and Peter Ebdon also failed to advance beyond the first round. Australian Robertson, who is priced at 12/1 to win the World Champi...

China Championship - Day 1 Review

Snooker’s new Evergrande China Championship took place for the first time in 2016, as an invitation event. It was staged in the city of Guangzhou in the Guangdong Province of South East China. John Higgins beat Stuart Bingham 10-7 in the final. This ...

Perfect start for Higgins in China defence

John Higgins made the perfect start to the defence of his Evergrande China Championship title in Guangzhou with a demolition of Lyu Haotian. The Scot was in complete control as he cruised to a 5-0 win, requiring less than an hour as he posted impress...

Ding set for McManus clash

Ding Junhui is up against Alan McManus in the second round of the China Championship in Guangzhou on Friday. Ding overcame Alfie Burden to secure his spot in the last 32 but he had to come from behind to secure his victory. Burden began their first r...

Five-star Murphy seals China progress

Shaun Murphy has booked his place in the quarter-finals of the China Championship with a resounding 5-0 victory over Stephen Maguire on Saturday. The 2005 world champion, who lost in the quarter-finals of last month's Hong Kong Masters, never looked ...

Stylish Rocket stays on target for China win

Ronnie O'Sullivan is in China to entertain snooker fans, says the five-time world champion ahead of a quarter-final clash with Luca Brecel at the China Championship. O'Sullivan required less than an hour on Saturday as he blitzed Graeme Dott with a 5...

Murphy seals Evergrande final spot

World number eight Shaun Murphy has booked his place in the final of the Evergrande China Championship courtesy of a victory over Ali Carter. The two Englishman both failed to perform to their maximum in what proved to be a very tense match in Guangz...

China victory 'dream come true' for Brecel

Belgium's Luca Brecel won his first ranking tournament as he beat Shaun Murphy 10-5 in the final of the China Championship in Guangzhou. Brecel came from 3-1 down to win nine of the last 11 frames against 2005 world champion Murphy. Victory for the 2...

Bingham headlines Friday's action in Germany

The opening round of the Paul Hunter Classic will get underway on Friday and Stuart Bingham is one of the headline names in action. The world number ten has endured a disappointing start to the 2017-18 season, as he has been beaten in the first round...

Doherty hoping to continue recent form

Ireland’s Ken Doherty will be hoping to maintain his recent form when he takes on Ross Muir in the Paul Hunter Classic on Friday. The 47-year-old has enjoyed a strong start to the campaign so far and he will be eager to maintain his current form and ...

Brecel hoping to take the next step

Belgium's Luca Brecel will head into the Paul Hunter Classic with plenty of confidence just days after he won the Evergrande Championship. Brecel secured himself a spot in November's Champion of Champions in Coventry after beating Shaun Murphy 10-5. ...

Jet-setting no concern for in-form Magician

Shaun Murphy shrugged off a hectic travel schedule as he looks to win the Paul Hunter Classic in Germany this week. The former world champion was beaten in the final of the China Championship last week in Guangzhou by Luca Brecel, something he labels...

Wilson vows to keep on going

Kyren Wilson insists the birth of his second child won’t affect his snooker schedule as he looks to go all the way at the Paul Hunter Classic. The Englishman made easy work of his matches in Germany on Saturday as he claimed three 4-0 victories to bo...

Selby hoping to rediscover form

World number one Mark Selby is hoping he can start to get back to his best after recently spending seven weeks nursing a toe injury. The 34-year-old is yet to reach the quarter-finals at any ranking event so far this season but he is hoping to put th...

English duo set for knockout showdown

Kyren Wilson and Ricky Walden are set to go head-to-head in a winner-takes-all contest at the Six-red World Championship on Wednesday. The English duo are arguably in the tightest group of this year's tournament, locked together on one point alongsid...

Ding to topple Tom

Ding Junhui will need to get the better of Tom Ford if he is to continue his defence at the Six Red World Championship. The Chinese currently sits third in Group A and is still clawing his way back from his shock opening defeat to Noppon Saengkham. A...

Fu on the charge in Thailand

Marco Fu takes on Graeme Dott in the Six Red World Championship on Thursday and looks set to continue his bid for the title in Thailand. Fu crushed Ding Junhui 6-1 in the previous round and after dispatching of the holder, the Hong Kong star can down...

Murphy happy with consistency

Shaun Murphy says he is delighted with his recent form and is hoping to maintain a high level of consistency at next month's English Open in Barnsley. Murphy, who was crowned world champion back in 2005, is yet to pick up any silverware this season, ...

Double delight for Irish pair

Irish duo Ken Doherty and Fergal O'Brien have made it through to the second round of the Indian Open after recording narrow victories on Tuesday. Former world champion Doherty had to draw on all of his experience to see off Englishman John Astley 4-3...

Doherty continues to improve

World number 79 Ken Doherty is continuing to improve after edging past John Astley in the opening round of the Indian Open. The 47-year-old struggled for consistency last season and fell off the main tour at the end of the term before he was offered ...

Murphy enjoying new surroundings

Shaun Murphy says the unique nature of the Indian Open makes him more determined to win this week's event. The 2005 world champion began his campaign with a crushing 4-0 whitewash of Hammad Miah and followed it up with a comfortable 4-1 win over Ferg...

McGill continues Indian Open progress

Defending champion Anthony McGill has booked his place in the quarter-finals of the Indian Open with a 4-1 victory over Hossein Vafaei on Friday. The Scot, who claimed his first ever ranking title when he beat Kyren Wilson 5-2 in the final last seaso...

Higgins delighted to surpass hero Davis

John Higgins took immense pride from landing the 29th ranking title of his career at the Indian Open, and thus surpassing the tally of his boyhood idol Steve Davis. Four-time world champion Higgins beat Anthony McGill 5-1 in an all-Scottish clash at ...

Mixed bag for Welsh stars

Welsh quartet Ryan Day, Jamie Jones, Matthew Stevens and Michael White had to play with borrowed cues on a mixed day at the start of the Yushan World Open. The foursome had to rely on the kindness of others after their luggage was lost on their fligh...

Robertson hoping to maintain recent form

Australia’s Neil Robertson will be looking to continue his recent form when he takes on England’s Ben Woollaston on Wednesday in the Yushan World Open. The 35-year-old qualified for the tournament back in August after he beat Lam Sanderson 5-1 and he...

Interview with the Paul Hunter Classic champion Michael White after the final

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with the very happy Michael White after his Excellent 4-2 victory over Shaun Murphy in the final of the Paul Hunter Classic.  ⇦ Back to Videos  

Semi-final interview with Shaun Murphy after his victory over Jamie Jones

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Shaun Murphy after his 4-3 victory over Jamie Jones in the Paul Hunter Classic. ⇦ Back to Videos 

Interview with Mitchell Mann after his victory over Daniel Wells

Dafasnooker reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Mitchell Mann after his 4-2 victory over Daniel Wells in the Paul Hunter Classic ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Matthew Stevens after his victory over Kacper Filipiak

Dafasnooker.com reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Matthew Stevens after his 4-1 victory over Kacper Filipiak ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Shaun Murphy after his victory over Ben Woollaston

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Shaun Murphy after his Quarter final victory over Ben Woollaston in the Paul Hunter Classic ⇦ Back to Videos

Quarter final interview with Michael White after his victory over Ian Burns

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Michael White after his 4-1 victory over Ian Burns in the Paul Hunter Classic.  ⇦ Back to Videos 

Quarter final interview with Jamie Jones after his victory over Gary Wilson

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up Jamie Jones after his 4-2 victory over Gary Wilson in the Paul Hunter Classic ⇦ Back to Videos 

Interview with Shaun Murphy after his victory over Adam Stefanow | Dafasnooker

Post match interview with Shaun Murphy after his 4-2 victory over Adam Stefanow in the Paul Hunter Classic first round. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Stuart Carrington after his victory over Wang Yuchen | Dafasnooker

Post match interview with Stuart Carrington after his 4-1 victory over Wang Yuchen in the Paul Hunter Classic. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Craig Steadman after his victory over Gerard Greene | Dafasnooker

Post match interview with Stuart Carrington after his 4-1 victory over Wang Yuchen in the Paul Hunter Classic. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Shaun Murphy after his victory over Sam Baird | Dafasnooker

Former World Champion Shaun Murphy catches up with dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite after his 4-1 last 32 victory in the Paul Hunter Classic. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Martin O'Donnell after his victory over Zack Richardson | Dafasnooker

Dafasnooker reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Martin O'Donnell after his 4--3 victory over Zack Richardson in the Paul Hunter Classic. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Tom Ford after his victory over Robert Read

Dafasnooker reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Tom Ford after his 4-0 victory over Robert Read in the Paul Hunter Classic ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Ben Woollaston after his victory over Brian Cini

Post match interview with Ben Woollaston after his 4-0 victory over Brian Cini in the last 64 of the Paul Hunter Classic. ⇦ Back to Videos

Post match interview with Gary Wilson after his 4-0 victory over Rod Lawler

Post match interview with Gary Wilson after his 4-0 victory over Rod Lawler in the last 64 of the Paul Hunter Classic ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Aditya Mehta after his victory over Rory McLeod

Dafasnooker reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Aditya Mehta after his 4-2 victory over Rory McLeod in the Paul Hunter Classic ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Chris Wakelin after his 4-0 victory over Noppon Saengkham

Post match interview with Chris Wakelin after his 4-0 victory over Noppon Saengkham in the Paul Hunter Classic ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Ken Doherty after his victory over Ross Muir

Dafasnooker reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Ken Doherty after his 4-1 victory over Ross Muir in the Paul Hunter Classic ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Peter Lines after his victory over Jak Jones

Post match interview with Peter Lines after his 4-2 victory over Jak Jones in the last 64 of the Paul Hunter Classic ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Kurt Maflin after his victory over Brandon Sargeant

Dafasnooker reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Kurt Maflin after his 4-1 victory over Brandon Sargeant in the Paul Hunter Classic ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Kyren Wilson after his victory over Kurt Dunham

Dafasnooker reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Former Shanghai Masters Champion Kyren Wilson after his 4-0 victory over Kurt Dunham in the Paul Hunter Classic ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Mark Selby after his victory over Michael Holt

Post match interview with Mark Selby after his 4-2 victory over Michael Holt in the Paul Hunter Classic ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Harvey Chandler after his victory over Li Yuan

Post match interview with Harvey Chandler after his 4-2 victory over Li Yuan in the Paul Hunter Classic ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Michael Georgiou after his victory over Josh Boileau | Dafasnooker

Post match interview with Michael Georgiou after his 4-2 victory over Josh Boileau in the Paul Hunter Classic. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Hossein Vafaei Ayouri after his victory over Ashley Hugill | World Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite Catches up with Hossein Vafaei Ayouri after his 5-4 victory over Ashley Hugill in the World Open Qualifiers. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Allan Taylor after his victory over Anthony Hamilton | World Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Allan Taylor after his 5-4 victory over Anthony Hamilton in the World Open Qualifiers. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with John Higgins after his victory over Joe Swail | World Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with 4-time World Champion John Higgins after his 5-2 victory over Joe Swail in the World Open Qualifiers. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Ben Woollaston after his victory over Peter Lines | World Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Ben Woollaston after his 5-0 victory over Peter Lines in the World Open Qualifiers. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Marco Fu after his victory over Sean O'Sullivan | World Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Marco Fu after his 5-3 victory over Sean O'Sullivan in the World Open Qualifiers. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Daniel Wells after his victory over Gerard Greene | World Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Daniel Wells after his 5-3 victory over Gerard Greene in the World Open Qualifiers. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Luca Brecel after his victory over Ross Muir | World Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Luca Brecel after his 5-4 victory over Ross Muir in the World Open Qualifiers. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Sam Craigie after his victory over Judd Trump | World Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Sam Craigie after his 5-0 victory over Judd Trump in the World Open Qualifiers. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with with Oliver Lines after his victory over Chen Zifan | World Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Oliver Lines after his 5-2 victory over Chen Zifan in the World Open Qualifiers. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Stuart Bingham after his victory over Mei Xi Wen | World Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Stuart Bingham after his 5-1 victory over Mei Xi Wen in the World Open Qualifiers. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Dominic Dale after his victory over Jackson Page | World Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Dominic Dale after his 5-0 victory over Jackson Page in the World Open Qualifiers. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Mark King after his victory over Li Yuan | World Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com catches up with Mark King after his 5-2 victory over Li Yuan in the World Open Qualifiers. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Eden Sharav after his victory over Rory McLeod | World Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up Eden Sharav after his 5-4 victory over Rory McLeod in the World Open Qualifiers. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Barry Hawkins after his victory over David John | World Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Emma Maflin catches up with former Australian Open Champion Barry Hawkins after his 5-0 victory over David John in the World Open Qualifiers. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Steven Maguire after his victory over Matthew Bolton | World Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Steven Maguire after his 5-1 victory over Matthew Bolton in the World Open Qualifiers. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Elliot Slessor after his victory over Mark Davis | World Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Elliot Slessor after his 5-4 victory over Mark Davis in the World Open Qualifiers. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Michael Georgiou after his victory over Fergal O'Brien | World Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Michael Georgiou after his 5-0 victory over Fergal O'Brien in the World Open Qualifiers. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with with Michael Georgiou after his victory over Yu Delu | European Masters

Dafasnooker reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Michael Georgiou after is 4-1 victory over Yu Delu in the European Masters qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Mitchell Mann after his victory over Jackson Page | European Masters

Dafasnooker.com reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Mitchell Mann after his 4-0 victory over Jackson page in the European Masters qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Soheil Vahedi after his victory over Mike Dunn | European Masters

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Soheil Vahedi after his 4-0 victory over Mike Dunn in the European Masters qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Mark Allen after his victory over Wang Yuchen | World Open Qualifiers | Dafasnooker.com

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Mark Allen after his 5-1 victory over Wang Yuchen in the World Open Qualifiers. ⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Alfie Burden after his victory over Ricky Walden | European Masters

Post match interview with Alfie Burden after his 4-3 victory over Ricky Walden in the European Masters qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Mark Davis after his victory over Kurt Dunham | European Masters

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Mark Davis after his 4-0 victory over Kurt Dunham in the European masters Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Alexander Ursenbacher after his victory over Li Hang | European Masters

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up Alexander Ursenbacher after his 4-1 victory over Li Hang in the European Masters qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Eden Sharav after his victory over Elliot Slessor | European Masters

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Eden Sharav after his 4-1 victory over Elliot Slessor in the European Masters qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Post match interview with Peter and Oliver Lines after their European Masters victories

Dafasnooker.com reporters Emma Maflin and Curtis Braithwaite catch up with father and son peter and Oliver Lines after their European Masters victories.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Stuart Bingham after his victory over Tian Pengfei | European Masters

Dafasnooker.com reporter Emma Maflin catches up with former World Champion Stuart Bingham after his 4-1 victory over Tian Pengfei in the European Masters qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Hossein Vafaei Ayouri after his victory over Gary Wilson | European Masters

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Hossein Vafei Ayouri after his 4-3 victory over Gary Wilson in the European Masters Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Mark King after his victory over Kurt Maflin | European Masters Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Mark King after his 4-2 victory over Kurt Maflin in the European Masters Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Kyren Wilson after his victory over Xu Si | European Masters Qualifiers

Dafasnooker reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Kyren Wilson after his 4-0 victory over Xu Si in the European Masters Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Ben Woollaston after his victory over Ian Burns | European Masters Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Ben Woollaston after his 4-0 victory over Ian Burns in the European Masters Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Martin O'Donnell after his victory over Rory Mcleod | European Masters Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Martin O'Donnell after his 4-1 victory over Rory McLeod in the European Masters Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview David Gilbert after his victory over Allan Taylor | Indian Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with David Gilbert after his 4-2 victory over Allan Taylor in the Indian Open Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Sean O'Sullivan after his victory over Xiao Guodong | Indian Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Sean O'sullivan after his 4-3 victory over Xiao Guodong in the Indian Open Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Ben Woollaston after his victory over Sam Craigie | Indian Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Ben Woollaston after his 4-2 victory over San Craigie in the Indian Open Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Kurt Maflin after his victory over James Wattana | Indian Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches With Kurt Maflin after his 4-2 victory over James Wattana in the Indian Open Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Hossien Vafaei Ayouri after his victory over Sanderson Lam | Indian Open

Dafasnooker.com reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Hossien Vafaei Ayouri after his 4-3 victory over Sanderson Lam in the Indian Open Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Anthony Hamilton after his victory over Alex Borg | Indian Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker reporter Emma Maflin catches up with the reigning German masters champion Anthony Hamilton after his 4-3 victory over Alex Borg in the Indian Open Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Soheil Vahedi after his victory over Martin Gould | Indian Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Soheil Vahedi after his 4-1 victory over Martin Gould in the Indian Open Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview w/ Matthew Selt after his comeback victory over Chen Zhe | Indian Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Matthew Selt after his 4-3 victory over Chen Zhe in the Indian Open Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Adam Duffy after his victory over Noppon Sangkeam | Indian Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Adam Duffy after his 4-2 victory over Noppon Sangkeam in the Indian Open Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Daniel Wells after his victory over Billy Joe Castle | Indian Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Daniel Wells after his 4-2 victory over Billy Joe castle in the Indian Open Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Stuart Bingham after his victory over Chen Zifan | Indian Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Stuart Bingham after his 4-1 victory over Chen Zifan in the Indian Open Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview w/ Jimmy Robertson after his victory over Jak Jones | Indian Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite does a post-match interview with Jimmy Robertson after his 4-2 victory over Jak Jones in the Indian Open Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Martin O'Donnell after his victory over Peter Ebdon | Indian Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Emma Maflin catches up with Martin O'Donnell after his 4-2 victory over Peter Ebdon in the Indian Open Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Interview with Mark King after his victory over Nigel Bond | Indian Open Qualifiers

Dafasnooker.com reporter Curtis Braithwaite catches up with Mark King after his 4-2 victory over Nigel Bond in the Indian Open Qualifiers.⇦ Back to Videos

Post match interview with Stephen Maguire after his 4-3 victory over Andrew Higginson

Dafasnooker catches up with Stephen Maguire after winning against  Andrew Higginson in the Riga Masters.⇦ Back to Videos

Post match interview with Ken Doherty after his 4-2 victory over Anthony McGill

Dafasnooker catches up with Ken Doherty after his win against Anthony McGill in the Riga Masters.⇦ Back to Videos

Post match interview with Ryan Day after his 4-0 victory over Joe Perry

Dafasnooker catches up with Ryan Day after his win against Joe Perry in the Riga Masters⇦ Back to Videos

Semi final post match interview with Ryan Day after his 5-4 victory over Mark Williams

Dafasnooker catches up with Ryan Day after his match against Mark Williams in the Riga Masters.⇦ Back to Videos

Semi final post match interview with Stephen Maguire after his 5-4 victory over Ken Doherty

Dafasnooker catches up with Stephen Maguire after his match against Ken Doherty in the Riga Masters Semi Final.⇦ Back to Videos

Post match interview with Ryan day after his 5-2 victory over Stephen Maguire in the final

Dafasnooker catches up with Riga Masters 2017 champion Ryan Day after his sensational win against Stephen Maguire in the final session.⇦ Back to Videos

Post match interview with Kurt Maflin after his 4-3 victory over Alan McManus in the Riga masters

Dafasnooker catches up with Kurt Maflin after his victory against Alan McManus in the Riga Masters 2017⇦ Back to Videos

Post match interview with Sam Craigie after his 4-3 victory over Jamie Jones

Dafasnooker catches up with Sam Craige for a post match interview during the Riga Masters 2017.⇦ Back to Videos

Post match interview with Oliver Lines after his 4-1 victory over Christopher Keogan

Dafasnooker catches up with Oliver Lines after his victory over Christopher Keogan in the Riga Masters 2017⇦ Back to Videos

Post match interview with Mark Davis after his 4-0 win over Stuart Bingham

Dafasnooker catches up with Mark Davis after his victory over Stuart Bingham in the Riga Masters 2017⇦ Back to Videos

Post match interview with Jimmy White after his 4-3 victory over Eden Sharav

Dafasnooker catches up with Jimmy White after his victory against  Eden Sharav in the Riga Masters 2017⇦ Back to Videos

Post match interview with Joe Perry after his 4-3 victory over David Gilbert

Dafasnooker catches up with Joe Perry after his match against David Gilbert in the Riga Masters 2017.⇦ Back to Videos

Post match interview with Jimmy White after his 4-2 victory over Kurt Maflin

Dafasnooker catches up with Jimmy White after his match with Kurt Maflin and defeating him in the Riga Masters 2017's Last 32.⇦ Back to Videos

Players
John Astley
Alex Borg
Luca Brecel
Nigel Bond
Sam Baird
Stuart Bingham
Cao Yupeng
Jamie Curtis-Barrett
Sam Craigie
Stuart Carrington
Ken Doherty
Mark Davis
Paul Davison
Ryan Day
Peter Ebdon
David Gilbert
Michael Georgiou
Andrew Higginson
Barry Hawkins
Robin Hull
Jamie Jones
Mark Joyce
Christopher Keogan
Mark King
Jack Lisowski
Oliver Lines
Alan McManus
Kurt Maflin
Robert Milkins
Stephen Maguire
Joe Perry
Jimmy Robertson
Craig Steadman
Eden Sharav
Elliott Slessor
Noppon Saengkham
Tian Pengfei
Thepchaiya Un-Nooh
Hossein Vafaei Ayouri
Ben Woollaston
Gary Wilson
Jimmy White
Kyren Wilson
Lee Walker
Mark Williams
Michael White
Robbie Williams
Wang Yuchen
Xiao Guodong
Zhang Anda
Past Champions
Date
Winner
Prize Money
June 24, 2016
Neil Robertson
£50,000
August 2, 2015
Barry Hawkins
€25,000
June 26, 2017
Ryan Day
£50,000
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