A star-studded field assembles in Bolton for the 2021 Champion of Champions, and you can follow the latest results and schedule of play here.
The ninth staging of the prestigious Champion of Champions event features 16 of the world’s top stars competing from November 15-21 at the Bolton Whites Hotel.
The line-up is comprised of 12 tournament winners from over the past 12 months, as well as four world ranking qualifiers.
Mark Allen claimed the title behind closed doors in Milton Keynes last year but has withdrawn from this year’s event due to personal reasons.
Newly-crowned English Open champion Neil Robertson is bidding for a third Champion of Champions title, while crowd favourite Ronnie O’Sullivan is eyeing his fourth since 2013.
John Higgins and Shaun Murphy make up the other former champions in action, while Welsh Open champion Jordan Brown and World Seniors champion David Lilley are making their debut.
Reigning World Champion Mark Selby and former World Champions Judd Trump and Mark Williams are also eyeing a tilt at the title, while Kyren Wilson, Yan Bingtao, David Gilbert and Ryan Day also feature.
Stephen Maguire, Ding Junhui and Stuart Bingham join O’Sullivan as qualifiers via the world rankings.
Group Semi-Finals are to be contested over the best of seven frames, with Group Finals best of 11, overall Semi-Finals best of 11 and the final best of 19.
Champion of Champions 2021 Schedule of Play
Monday November 15
1 Judd Trump 4-1 David Lilley
2 Stephen Maguire 2-4 Ryan Day
9 Judd Trump 6-0 Ryan Day
Tuesday November 16
3 Neil Robertson 4-2 Mark Williams
4 Kyren Wilson 4-2 Jordan Brown
10 Neil Robertson 4-6 Kyren Wilson
Wednesday November 17
5 Mark Selby 4-3 David Gilbert
6 Shaun Murphy 1-4 Yan Bingtao
11 Mark Selby 3-6 Yan Bingtao
Thursday November 18
7 Ronnie O’Sullivan 4-2 Stuart Bingham
8 John Higgins 4-3 Ding Junhui
12 Ronnie O’Sullivan 1-6 John Higgins
Friday November 19
Judd Trump 6-0 Kyren Wilson
Saturday November 20
Yan Bingtao 5-6 John Higgins
Sunday November 21
1pm & 7pm
Judd Trump 10-4 John Higgins
Semi-Final losers: £30,000
Group runner-up: £17,500
First Round losers: £12,500