17/18 Season Review

Ladbrokes World Grand Prix Draw And Format

Ronnie O’Sullivan will face Robert Milkins in the first round of the  Ladbrokes World Grand Prix in Preston next Monday.

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The world ranking event runs from February 19 to 25 at the Guild Hall with snooker’s biggest stars battling for a top prize of £100,000. The top 32 players on the one-year ranking list have qualified for the tournament.

Five-time World Champion O’Sullivan tops that list and he will face Milkins on the opening evening of the tournament. In the same session, Luca Brecel faces a match against Michael Georgiou, who earned a place with a dramatic victory in the final counting event, the Coral Shoot Out.

Other first round clashes to look out for include John Higgins against Ali Carter (Tuesday afternoon), Judd Trump taking on Michael White (Tuesday evening) and Mark Selby against Jimmy Robertson (Wednesday afternoon).

The full draw is:

Ronnie O’Sullivan v Robert Milkins
Martin Gould v Yan Bingtao
Mark Allen v Xiao Guodong
John Higgins v Ali Carter
Shaun Murphy v Ricky Walden
Ryan Day v Jack Lisowski
Stephen Maguire v Li Hang
Luca Brecel v Michael Georgiou
Judd Trump v Michael White
Graeme Dott v Joe Perry
Neil Robertson v David Gilbert
Mark Selby v Jimmy Robertson
Ding Junhui v Mark King
Kyren Wilson v Mark Joyce
Anthony McGill v Cao Yupeng
Mark Williams v Stuart Bingham

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