2013 Snooker Shoot-Out snooker tournament

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Betfair Snooker Shoot Out
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Tournament information
Dates25–27 January 2013
VenueCircus Arena
CityBlackpool
CountryEngland
Organisation(s)WPBSA
FormatNon-ranking event
Total prize fund£130,000
Winner's share£32,000
Highest breakMark Selby (125)
Final
ChampionMartin Gould
Runner-upMark Allen
Score1–0 (104–0)
2012
2014

The 2013 Betfair Snooker Shoot Out was a professional non-ranking snooker tournament that took place between 25–27 January 2013 at the Circus Arena in Blackpool, England. It was played under a variation of the standard rules of snooker.

Barry Hawkins was the defending champion,[1] but he lost 38–58 against Stephen Maguire in the quarter-finals.

Martin Gould won the final 1–0 (104–0) against Mark Allen.[2][3]

Prize fund

The breakdown of prize money for this year is shown below:[4]

  • Winner: £32,000
  • Runner-up: £16,000
  • Semi-finals: £8,000
  • Quarter-finals: £4,000
  • Last 16: £2,000
  • Last 32: £1,000
  • Last 64: £500
  • Highest break: £2,000
  • Total: £130,000

Draw

The draw for round 1 was made on 9 November 2012 and was broadcast live by Talksport.[5] The draw for each round including the semi-finals was random, conducted live at the venue. The shot clock was reduced from 20 to 15 seconds per shot for the first 5 minutes and from 15 to 10 seconds for the last 5 minutes.[6][7] There has been only one century break in the tournament. Mark Selby compiled a 125 break against Ken Doherty in round 1.[8] All times are UTC.[9][10]

Round one

Round two

Round three

Quarter-finals

Semi-finals

Final

Century breaks

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References

  1. ^ "Hawkins wins Snooker Shoot-Out". Eurosport UK. Archived from the original on 11 July 2012. Retrieved 29 January 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "Gould beats Allen in shoot-out final". Eurosport UK. Archived from the original on 30 December 2013. Retrieved 27 January 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "Gould is top gun in Shoot Out". Sporting Life. Retrieved 27 January 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "Prize Money". worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Retrieved 24 January 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ "Betfair Shoot Out draw". worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Retrieved 5 December 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ "Rules". worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original on 9 June 2012. Retrieved 20 January 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  7. ^ "Rules". worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original on 14 April 2013. Retrieved 24 January 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  8. ^ "Betfair Shoot Out 2013: century breaks". worldsnookerdata.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original on 6 February 2013. Retrieved 19 February 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  9. ^ "Betfair Shoot Out 2013 Playing Schedule". worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Retrieved 5 December 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  10. ^ "Betfair Snooker Shoot-Out (2013)". Snooker.org. Retrieved 5 December 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  11. ^ "Betfair Shoot Out Day One". worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Retrieved 25 January 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  12. ^ a b c "Betfair Shoot Out Day Two". worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Retrieved 26 January 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  13. ^ a b c d e f "Betfair Shoot Out Day Three". worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Retrieved 27 January 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  14. ^ http://cuetracker.net/tournaments/snooker-shootout/2013/594
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