Gilbert beats Higgins for Yushan Quarter Finals

World Cup

  • Location

    China
  • Venue

    Wuxi City Sports Stadium
  • Start Date

    03 Jul 2017
  • Finish Date

    09 Jul 2017
  • Total Prize Money

    $700,000
  • Format

    Invitation event
  • Winner Prize Money

    $200,000
  • Current Champion(s)

    China A

The 2017 World Cup ran from July 3-9 in Wuxi, China, and it was the host nation’s A Team of Ding Junhui and Liang Wenbo who took the glory, beating England 4-3 in a dramatic final.

This was China’s third consecutive victory in the World Cup as Ding and Liang won it in 2011 then the B Team of Zhou Yuelong and Yan Bingtao beat Scotland in the 2015 final