2011 Wuxi Classic snooker tournament

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Wuxi Classic
2011 Wuxi Classic poster.jpg
Tournament information
Dates7–10 July 2011
VenueWuxi City Sports Park Stadium
CityWuxi
CountryChina
Organisation(s)WPBSA
FormatNon-ranking event
Total prize fund£56,000
Winner's share£20,000
Highest break137
Defending championEngland Shaun Murphy
Final
ChampionEngland Mark Selby
Runner-upEngland Ali Carter
Score9–7
2010
2012

The 2011 Wuxi Classic was a professional non-ranking snooker tournament held between 7–10 July 2011 at the Wuxi City Sports Park Stadium in Wuxi, China.

Shaun Murphy was the defending champion, but he lost in the semi-finals 3–6 against Ali Carter. Mark Selby won in the final 9–7 against Carter.[1]

Prize fund

The breakdown of prize money for this year is shown below:[2]

  • Winner: £20,000
  • Runner-Up: £10,000
  • Semi-final: £5,000
  • Quarter-final: £2,500
  • Last 12: £1,250
  • Highest break: £1,000
  • Total: £56,000

Main draw

[3][4][5]

Last 12
Best of 9 frames
Quarter-finals
Best of 9 frames
Semi-finals
Best of 11 frames
Final
Best of 17 frames
England Shaun Murphy 5
England Peter Ebdon 5 England Peter Ebdon 1
China Rouzi Maimaiti 3 England Shaun Murphy 3
England Ali Carter 6
England Ali Carter 5
Wales Matthew Stevens 4 China Yu Delu 3
China Yu Delu 5 England Ali Carter 7
England Mark Selby 9
China Ding Junhui 5
Scotland Stephen Maguire 5 Scotland Stephen Maguire 4
China Liang Wenbo 2 China Ding Junhui 5
England Mark Selby 6
England Mark Selby 5
Scotland Graeme Dott 5 Scotland Graeme Dott 0
China Cao Yupeng 2

Final

Final: Best of 17 frames
Wuxi City Sports Park Stadium, Wuxi, China, 10 July 2011.[5]
Ali Carter
 England
7–9 Mark Selby
 England
Afternoon: 0–102 (89), 61–45, 34–92 (92), 42–69, 90–38 (90), 27–81 (66), 71–46, 73–31 (72)
Evening: 84–40 (84), 0–71 (71), 0–78 (53), 35–50, 0–81 (80), 107–0 (94), 103–29 (99), 0–134 (100)
99 Highest break 100
0 Century breaks 1
5 50+ breaks 7

Century breaks

[6][7]

References

  1. ^ "Wuxi win for Selby". Sky Sports. 11 July 2011. Retrieved 11 July 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "Prize Money". www.worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Retrieved 7 July 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "2011 World Snooker Wuxi Classic" (excel). worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Retrieved 1 June 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "Selby Captures Wuxi Crown". worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original on 17 December 2010. Retrieved 10 July 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ a b "Wuci Classic (2011)". Snooker.org. Retrieved 14 June 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ "Century breaks". livescores.worldsnookerdata.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original on 10 July 2011. Retrieved 7 July 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  7. ^ "Wuxi Classic Century breaks" (PDF). worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Retrieved 7 July 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
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