2017 Scottish Open (snooker)

The 2017 Dafabet Scottish Open was a professional ranking snooker tournament that took place from 11 to 17 December 2017 at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow, Scotland. It was the twelfth ranking event of the 2017/2018 season and a part of the Home Nations Series.

Marco Fu was the defending champion, but he lost 4–3 to Xiao Guodong in the last 16.

Cao Yupeng made his first professional maximum break in the third frame of his first round match against Andrew Higginson. It was the 134th official maximum in professional competition.

Neil Robertson won the tournament, coming from 4–8 down to win 9–8 in the final against Cao Yupeng.

Prize fund

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

The "rolling 147 prize" for a maximum break stood at £20,000

Main draw

Qualifying

ScotlandRoss Vallance 4–2 ScotlandRobert Carlisle

Top half

Section 1

 
Last 128
Best of 7 frames
Last 64
Best of 7 frames
Last 32
Best of 7 frames
Last 16
Best of 7 frames
 
              
 
 
 
 
Hong KongMarco Fu (1)4
 
 
 
WalesDuane Jones0
 
Hong KongMarco Fu (1)4
 
 
 
ChinaFang Xiongman2
 
ChinaFang Xiongman4
 
 
 
EnglandDavid Gilbert3
 
Hong KongMarco Fu (1)4
 
 
 
ChinaZhou Yuelong3
 
ChinaZhou Yuelong4
 
 
 
WalesIan Preece1
 
ChinaZhou Yuelong4
 
 
 
ChinaYu Delu2
 
WalesLee Walker2
 
 
 
ChinaYu Delu4
 
Hong KongMarco Fu (1)3
 
 
 
ChinaXiao Guodong4
 
EnglandMartin Gould (16)3
 
 
 
ThailandNoppon Saengkham4
 
ThailandNoppon Saengkham4
 
 
 
ChinaZhang Yong0
 
Republic of IrelandFergal O'Brien1
 
 
 
ChinaZhang Yong4
 
ThailandNoppon Saengkham1
 
 
 
ChinaXiao Guodong4
 
ChinaLyu Haotian2
 
 
 
EnglandGary Wilson4
 
EnglandGary Wilson3
 
 
 
ChinaXiao Guodong4
 
ChinaXiao Guodong4
 
 
ChinaLi Yuan1
 

Section 2

 
Last 128
Best of 7 frames
Last 64
Best of 7 frames
Last 32
Best of 7 frames
Last 16
Best of 7 frames
 
              
 
 
 
 
ScotlandChris Totten4
 
 
 
EnglandSam Baird1
 
ScotlandChris Totten4
 
 
 
EnglandMitchell Mann3
 
IranHossein Vafaei3
 
 
 
EnglandMitchell Mann4
 
ScotlandChris Totten0
 
 
 
AustraliaNeil Robertson (9)4
 
EnglandJohn Astley2
 
 
 
EnglandLiam Highfield4
 
EnglandLiam Highfield2
 
 
 
AustraliaNeil Robertson (9)4
 
AustraliaNeil Robertson (9)4
 
 
 
EnglandRod Lawler0
 
AustraliaNeil Robertson (9)4
 
 
 
EnglandDavid Grace2
 
EnglandDavid Grace4
 
 
 
SwitzerlandAlexander Ursenbacher1
 
EnglandDavid Grace4
 
 
 
ScotlandAlan McManus3
 
EnglandMatthew Selt2
 
 
 
ScotlandAlan McManus4
 
EnglandDavid Grace4
 
 
 
ChinaZhang Anda3
 
EnglandMark King1
 
 
 
ChinaZhang Anda4
 
ChinaZhang Anda4
 
 
 
EnglandBen Woollaston2
 
Northern IrelandMark Allen (8)3
 
 
EnglandBen Woollaston4
 

Section 3

 
Last 128
Best of 7 frames
Last 64
Best of 7 frames
Last 32
Best of 7 frames
Last 16
Best of 7 frames
 
              
 
 
 
 
ScotlandJohn Higgins (5)4
 
 
 
EnglandJack Lisowski1
 
ScotlandJohn Higgins (5)4
 
 
 
EnglandChristopher Keogan1
 
EnglandNigel Bond0
 
 
 
EnglandChristopher Keogan4
 
ScotlandJohn Higgins (5)4
 
 
 
Northern IrelandGerard Greene0
 
EnglandMike Dunn4
 
 
 
EnglandAdam Duffy0
 
EnglandMike Dunn3
 
 
 
Northern IrelandGerard Greene4
 
ChinaZhao Xintong2
 
 
 
Northern IrelandGerard Greene4
 
ScotlandJohn Higgins (5)4
 
 
 
EnglandAshley Hugill0
 
EnglandAli Carter (12)4
 
 
 
EnglandAnthony Hamilton0
 
EnglandAli Carter (12)3
 
 
 
EnglandAshley Hugill4
 
EnglandAshley Hugill4
 
 
 
ScotlandRoss Vallance3
 
EnglandAshley Hugill4
 
 
 
EnglandPeter Lines1
 
ChinaTian Pengfei2
 
 
 
AustraliaKurt Dunham4
 
AustraliaKurt Dunham2
 
 
 
EnglandPeter Lines4
 
ChinaYuan Sijun0
 
 
EnglandPeter Lines4
 

Section 4

 
Last 128
Best of 7 frames
Last 64
Best of 7 frames
Last 32
Best of 7 frames
Last 16
Best of 7 frames
 
              
 
 
 
 
ThailandJames Wattana0
 
 
 
WalesMichael White4
 
WalesMichael White4
 
 
 
ScotlandScott Donaldson2
 
ScotlandScott Donaldson4
 
 
 
Republic of IrelandJosh Boileau2
 
WalesMichael White4
 
 
 
EnglandKyren Wilson (13)1
 
WalesDominic Dale4
 
 
 
EgyptBasem Eltahhan1
 
WalesDominic Dale1
 
 
 
EnglandKyren Wilson (13)4
 
EnglandKyren Wilson (13)4
 
 
 
ChinaChen Zhe2
 
WalesMichael White1
 
 
 
EnglandRonnie O'Sullivan (4)4
 
ThailandThepchaiya Un-Nooh3
 
 
 
EnglandJamie Curtis-Barrett4
 
EnglandJamie Curtis-Barrett1
 
 
 
ChinaLi Hang4
 
EnglandSean O'Sullivan1
 
 
 
ChinaLi Hang4
 
ChinaLi Hang3
 
 
 
EnglandRonnie O'Sullivan (4)4
 
EnglandRobert Milkins4
 
 
 
EnglandOliver Lines2
 
EnglandRobert Milkins1
 
 
 
EnglandRonnie O'Sullivan (4)4
 
EnglandRonnie O'Sullivan (4)4
 
 
CyprusMichael Georgiou1
 

Bottom half

Section 5

 
Last 128
Best of 7 frames
Last 64
Best of 7 frames
Last 32
Best of 7 frames
Last 16
Best of 7 frames
 
              
 
 
 
 
ChinaDing Junhui (3)4
 
 
 
WalesJak Jones2
 
ChinaDing Junhui (3)4
 
 
 
EnglandChris Wakelin2
 
EnglandChris Wakelin4
 
 
 
MalaysiaThor Chuan Leong2
 
ChinaDing Junhui (3)3
 
 
 
EnglandRory McLeod4
 
EnglandRory McLeod4
 
 
 
ScotlandGraeme Dott2
 
EnglandRory McLeod4
 
 
 
ChinaNiu Zhuang0
 
ChinaNiu Zhuang4
 
 
 
ChinaWang Yuchen3
 
EnglandRory McLeod3
 
 
 
EnglandRicky Walden4
 
ChinaLiang Wenbo (14)4
 
 
 
EnglandSanderson Lam2
 
ChinaLiang Wenbo (14)3
 
 
 
EnglandMark Joyce4
 
EnglandMark Joyce4
 
 
 
EnglandMartin O'Donnell2
 
EnglandMark Joyce1
 
 
 
EnglandRicky Walden4
 
EnglandRicky Walden4
 
 
 
EnglandBilly Joe Castle2
 
EnglandRicky Walden4
 
 
 
Northern IrelandJoe Swail2
 
GermanyLukas Kleckers0
 
 
Northern IrelandJoe Swail4
 

Section 6

 
Last 128
Best of 7 frames
Last 64
Best of 7 frames
Last 32
Best of 7 frames
Last 16
Best of 7 frames
 
              
 
 
 
 
EnglandIan Burns1
 
 
 
EnglandTom Ford4
 
EnglandTom Ford4
 
 
 
EnglandHammad Miah0
 
WalesMatthew Stevens1
 
 
 
EnglandHammad Miah4
 
EnglandTom Ford4
 
 
 
EnglandStuart Carrington0
 
EnglandJoe Perry4
 
 
 
ChinaChen Zifan2
 
EnglandJoe Perry2
 
 
 
EnglandStuart Carrington4
 
WalesJackson Page1
 
 
 
EnglandStuart Carrington4
 
EnglandTom Ford0
 
 
 
ChinaCao Yupeng4
 
EnglandAllan Taylor4
 
 
 
IranSoheil Vahedi3
 
EnglandAllan Taylor3
 
 
 
ChinaCao Yupeng4
 
ChinaCao Yupeng4
 
 
 
EnglandAndrew Higginson0
 
ChinaCao Yupeng4
 
 
 
WalesDaniel Wells3
 
EnglandJimmy White4
 
 
 
ThailandSunny Akani1
 
EnglandJimmy White1
 
 
 
WalesDaniel Wells4
 
EnglandShaun Murphy (6)3
 
 
WalesDaniel Wells4
 

Section 7

 
Last 128
Best of 7 frames
Last 64
Best of 7 frames
Last 32
Best of 7 frames
Last 16
Best of 7 frames
 
              
 
 
 
 
EnglandBarry Hawkins (7)2
 
 
 
WalesJamie Jones4
 
WalesJamie Jones0
 
 
 
ChinaYan Bingtao4
 
AustraliaMatthew Bolton0
 
 
 
ChinaYan Bingtao4
 
ChinaYan Bingtao3
 
 
 
ScotlandStephen Maguire4
 
Republic of IrelandLeo Fernandez1
 
 
 
PakistanHamza Akbar4
 
PakistanHamza Akbar2
 
 
 
ScotlandStephen Maguire4
 
MaltaAlex Borg0
 
 
 
ScotlandStephen Maguire4
 
ScotlandStephen Maguire4
 
 
 
ChinaXu Si1
 
WalesMark Williams (10)w/d
 
 
 
ChinaXu Siw/o
 
ChinaXu Si4
 
 
 
EnglandJimmy Robertson2
 
EnglandPaul Davison3
 
 
 
EnglandJimmy Robertson4
 
ChinaXu Si4
 
 
 
EnglandCraig Steadman2
 
Republic of IrelandKen Doherty1
 
 
 
EnglandCraig Steadman4
 
EnglandCraig Steadman4
 
 
 
EnglandAlfie Burden2
 
EnglandAlfie Burden4
 
 
ScotlandRoss Muir2
 

Section 8

 
Last 128
Best of 7 frames
Last 64
Best of 7 frames
Last 32
Best of 7 frames
Last 16
Best of 7 frames
 
              
 
 
 
 
ChinaMei Xiwen4
 
 
 
NorwayKurt Maflin0
 
ChinaMei Xiwen1
 
 
 
EnglandElliot Slessor4
 
ScotlandRhys Clark2
 
 
 
EnglandElliot Slessor4
 
EnglandElliot Slessor4
 
 
 
EnglandPeter Ebdon3
 
IndiaAditya Mehta2
 
 
 
EnglandPeter Ebdon4
 
EnglandPeter Ebdon4
 
 
 
ScotlandAnthony McGill (15)1
 
ScotlandAnthony McGill (15)4
 
 
 
WalesRyan Day0
 
EnglandElliot Slessor3
 
 
 
EnglandJudd Trump (2)4
 
ScotlandEden Sharav4
 
 
 
EnglandMark Davis3
 
ScotlandEden Sharav3
 
 
 
EnglandMichael Holt4
 
EnglandRobbie Williams0
 
 
 
EnglandMichael Holt4
 
EnglandMichael Holt0
 
 
 
EnglandJudd Trump (2)4
 
EnglandSam Craigie4
 
 
 
ThailandBoonyarit Keattikun2
 
EnglandSam Craigie2
 
 
 
EnglandJudd Trump (2)4
 
EnglandJudd Trump (2)4
 
 
FinlandRobin Hull0
 

Finals

 
Quarter-finals
Best of 9 frames
Semi-finals
Best of 11 frames
Final
Best of 17 frames
 
          
 
 
 
 
ChinaXiao Guodong4
 
 
 
AustraliaNeil Robertson (9)5
 
AustraliaNeil Robertson (9)6
 
 
 
ScotlandJohn Higgins (5)3
 
ScotlandJohn Higgins (5)5
 
 
 
EnglandRonnie O'Sullivan (4)0
 
AustraliaNeil Robertson (9)9
 
 
 
ChinaCao Yupeng8
 
EnglandRicky Walden3
 
 
 
ChinaCao Yupeng5
 
ChinaCao Yupeng6
 
 
 
EnglandJudd Trump4
 
ScotlandStephen Maguire2
 
 
EnglandJudd Trump5
 

Final

Century breaks

A total of 73 century breaks were made during the competition.

Uses material from the Wikipedia article "2017 Scottish Open (snooker)", released under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license.