Baize Watch: Episode 4

Players Championship

  • Location

    Preston
  • Venue

    Guild Hall
  • Start Date

    04 Mar 2019
  • Finish Date

    10 Mar 2019
  • Total Prize Money

    £380,000
  • Format

    Ranking event
  • Winner Prize Money

    £125,000
  • Current Champion(s)

    Ronnie O'Sullivan

The 2019 Players Championship will run from March 4 to 10 at the Guild Hall in Preston.

Ronnie O’Sullivan won the title in 2018, beating Shaun Murphy 10-4 in the final.

The event is contested by the top 16 players from a money list running from the start of the season until the last qualifying event.

The tournament was first staged in 2011, won by Shaun Murphy. In 2017 Judd Trump beat Marco Fu 10-8 in the final.

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Roll of Honour