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World Open 2016

  • Location

    Yushan, China
  • Venue

    Yushan Number One Middle School
  • Start Date

    25 Jul 2016
  • Finish Date

    31 Jul 2016
  • Total Prize Money

    £520,000
  • Format

    Ranking event
  • Winner Prize Money

    £90,000
  • Current Champion(s)

    Ali Carter
  • Qualifier Location

    Preston
  • Qualifier Venue

    Guild Hall
  • Qualifier Start Date

    31 May 2016
  • Qualifier Finish Date

    02 Jun 2016

The World Open returned to the calendar in 2016 and was staged in Yushan, China. Ali Carter beat Joe Perry 10-8 in the final.

The tournament was last held in 2014 when it was won by Shaun Murphy in Haikou. Mark Allen lifted the trophy in Haikou 2012 and 2013. Prior to that, the tournament was first held in 2010 in Glasgow and won by Neil Robertson.