China Open qualifiers

The 19th ranking event of the season will feature 64 of the world’s top players battling it out in Beijing from April 1-7.


All main tour professionals are required to win one qualifying round match in order to book their place in the main event, while a selection of ties are held over to the venue.


Newly-crowned Welsh Open champion Neil Robertson is among the notable names in qualifying action, alongside Masters Champion Judd Trump, John Higgins and Kyren Wilson.


Matches involving Mark Selby, Ding Junhui, Mark Williams and Mark Allen have been held over to the main venue on April 1.


The qualifiers take place from February 18-20 at the Chase Leisure Centre in Cannock, with all matches to be contested over the best of 11 frames.