2017 German Masters

The 2017 F66.com German Masters professional ranking snooker tournament took place between 1–5 February 2017 at the Tempodrom in Berlin, Germany. It was the twelfth ranking event of the 2016/2017 season.

Martin Gould was the defending champion but he lost 2–6 against Ali Carter in the semi-finals.

Tom Ford made the 128th official maximum break and the third of his career in the second frame of his 5–2 win over Peter Ebdon in the first round. Maximum breaks had already been made in the qualifying rounds by both Ali Carter and Ross Muir.

Anthony Hamilton defeated Carter 9–6 to capture his first ranking title in his 26-year career, having trailed 2–5. Aged 45 he also became the oldest ranking event winner since Doug Mountjoy was 46 winning the Classic in 1989. He is the third oldest winner of a ranking event after Mountjoy (46) and Ray Reardon (50 and 45).

Prize fund

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

The "rolling 147 prize" for a maximum break stood at £10,000 (€13,300).

Main draw

 
Last 32
Best of 9 frames
Last 16
Best of 9 frames
Quarter Finals
Best of 9 frames
Semi Finals
Best of 11 frames
Final
Best of 17 frames
 
                  
 
 
 
 
EnglandMartin Gould5
 
 
 
WalesJamie Jones0
 
EnglandMartin Gould5
 
 
 
EnglandRicky Walden3
 
EnglandJohn Astley4
 
 
 
EnglandRicky Walden5
 
EnglandMartin Gould5
 
 
 
WalesRyan Day2
 
WalesRyan Day5
 
 
 
Northern IrelandMark Allen1
 
WalesRyan Day5
 
 
 
FinlandRobin Hull4
 
FinlandRobin Hull5
 
 
 
EnglandJimmy White4
 
EnglandMartin Gould2
 
 
 
EnglandAli Carter6
 
EnglandTom Ford5
 
 
 
EnglandPeter Ebdon2
 
EnglandTom Ford5
 
 
 
EnglandMark King2
 
EnglandRonnie O'Sullivan4
 
 
 
EnglandMark King5
 
EnglandTom Ford2
 
 
 
EnglandAli Carter5
 
ScotlandStephen Maguire1
 
 
 
EnglandAli Carter5
 
EnglandAli Carter5
 
 
 
ChinaZhao Xintong4
 
ThailandSunny Akani0
 
 
 
ChinaZhao Xintong5
 
EnglandAli Carter6
 
 
 
EnglandAnthony Hamilton9
 
EnglandStuart Bingham5
 
 
 
ChinaZhang Yong3
 
EnglandStuart Bingham5
 
 
 
EnglandDavid Gilbert4
 
Hong KongMarco Fu3
 
 
 
EnglandDavid Gilbert5
 
EnglandStuart Bingham5
 
 
 
ChinaYan Bingtao2
 
EnglandMichael Holt5
 
 
 
EnglandStuart Carrington1
 
EnglandMichael Holt1
 
 
 
ChinaYan Bingtao5
 
WalesDominic Dale2
 
 
 
ChinaYan Bingtao5
 
EnglandStuart Bingham4
 
 
 
EnglandAnthony Hamilton6
 
AustraliaNeil Robertson4
 
 
 
EnglandBen Woollaston5
 
EnglandBen Woollaston2
 
 
 
EnglandBarry Hawkins5
 
EnglandBarry Hawkins5
 
 
 
WalesMichael White1
 
EnglandBarry Hawkins4
 
 
 
EnglandAnthony Hamilton5
 
EnglandAnthony Hamilton5
 
 
 
WalesMark Williams3
 
EnglandAnthony Hamilton5
 
 
 
EnglandMark Selby2
 
ThailandThepchaiya Un-Nooh0
 
 
EnglandMark Selby5
 

Final

Qualifying

These matches were played between 6 and 9 December 2016 at the Barnsley Metrodome in Barnsley, England. All matches were best of 9 frames.

Ali Carter made the 125th official maximum break in the fourth frame of his round 1 qualifying match against Wang Yuchen. It was Carter's second professional maximum break. On the same day, Ross Muir made the 126th official maximum break in the third frame of his round 1 qualifying match against Itaro Santos. It was Muir's first professional maximum break.

Round 1

Round 2

Century breaks

Televised stage centuries

Total: 16

Qualifying stage centuries

Total: 56

External links

Uses material from the Wikipedia article "2017 German Masters", released under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license.