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Hong Rui Ma Yushan World Open

  • Location

  • Venue

  • Start Date

    06 Aug 2018
  • Finish Date

    12 Aug 2018
  • Total Prize Money

  • Format

    Ranking event
  • Winner Prize Money

  • Current Champion(s)

    Mark Williams
  • Qualifier Location

  • Qualifier Venue

    Guild Hall
  • Qualifier Start Date

    06 Jul 2018
  • Qualifier Finish Date

    09 Jul 2018

The Yushan Shang Rao China 2018 Hong Rui Ma Cup Snooker World Open ran from August 6-12 in Yushan, China. It was the second ranking event of the 2018/19 season. Mark Williams came from 9-5 down to beat David Gilbert 10-9 in the final.

In 2017 home favourite Ding Junhui won the title by beating Kyren Wilson 10-3 in the final.

The tournament is promoted by Star Xing-Pai, who have worked with World Snooker for over ten years.

The 2016 Yushan World Open was won by Ali Carter, beating Joe Perry 10-8 in the final.


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