Ronnie O'Sullivan
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The Dafabet World Championship runs from April 19 to May 5. It's snooker's biggest tournament, with 32 players chasing the famous trophy and record £300,000 top prize. Tickets for many sessions have already sold out but for the latest availability call 0844 65 65 147 or visit


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Here's the full draw:


Ronnie O'Sullivan v Robin Hull


Joe Perry v Jamie Burnett


Shaun Murphy v Jamie Cope


Marco Fu v Martin Gould


Barry Hawkins v Dave Gilbert


Ricky Walden v Kyren Wilson


Mark Davis v Dominic Dale


Ding Junhui v Michael Wasley


Mark Selby v Michael White


Ali Carter v Xiao Guodong


John Higgins v Alan McManus


Stuart Bingham v Ken Doherty


Judd Trump v Tom Ford


Stephen Maguire v Ryan Day


Mark Allen v Michael Holt


Neil Robertson v Robbie Williams


The Dafabet World Championship is supported by Sheffield City Council.