2019 Northern Ireland Open

Waterfront Hall (Belfast)

The 2019 Northern Ireland Open (also known as the 19.com Northern Ireland Open) was a professional ranking snooker tournament that took place from 11 to 17 November 2019 in the Waterfront Hall in Belfast, Northern Ireland. It was the sixth ranking event of the 2019/2020 season and a part of the Home Nations Series. It was the fourth edition of the Northern Ireland Open.

Defending champion Judd Trump defeated Ronnie O'Sullivan 9–7 in the 2018 final. In a rematch of the previous year's final, Trump successfully defended the championship, defeating O'Sullivan by the same scoreline.

Stuart Bingham scored the highest break of the tournament and his sixth career maximum break in the first round match with Lu Ning. It was the third maximum of the season.

Prize fund

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

  • Winner: £70,000
  • Runner-up: £30,000
  • Semi-final: £20,000
  • Quarter-final: £10,000
  • Last 16: £7,500
  • Last 32: £4,000
  • Last 64: £3,000
  • Highest break: £5,000
  • Total: £405,000

Main draw

Qualifying Round

Northern IrelandPatrick Wallace 4–0 Northern IrelandRobbie McGuigan

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
 
              
 
 
 
 
EnglandJudd Trump (1)4
 
 
 
EnglandJames Cahill3
 
EnglandJudd Trump (1)4
 
 
 
ChinaZhang Anda1
 
ChinaZhang Anda4
 
 
 
GermanySimon Lichtenberg1
 
EnglandJudd Trump (1)4
 
 
 
ChinaSi Jiahui0
 
IranHossein Vafaei (32)0
 
 
 
ChinaSi Jiahui4
 
ChinaSi Jiahui4
 
 
 
ChinaChen Zifan1
 
ChinaChen Zifan4
 
 
 
Northern IrelandPatrick Wallace2
 
EnglandJudd Trump (1)4
 
 
 
ChinaYan Bingtao (17)0
 
EnglandAli Carter (16)4
 
 
 
EnglandRobert Milkins1
 
EnglandAli Carter (16)4
 
 
 
ChinaLi Hang3
 
ChinaLi Hang4
 
 
 
EnglandElliot Slessor1
 
EnglandAli Carter (16)3
 
 
 
ChinaYan Bingtao (17)4
 
ChinaYan Bingtao (17)4
 
 
 
EnglandAndy Hicks2
 
ChinaYan Bingtao (17)4
 
 
 
Hong KongMarco Fu1
 
Hong KongMarco Fu4
 
 
Northern IrelandGerard Greene1
 

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
 
              
 
 
 
 
EnglandAshley Carty1
 
 
 
EnglandRod Lawler4
 
EnglandRod Lawler2
 
 
 
EnglandAndrew Higginson4
 
EnglandTom Ford (24)0
 
 
 
EnglandAndrew Higginson4
 
EnglandAndrew Higginson3
 
 
 
EnglandAnthony Hamilton4
 
MalaysiaThor Chuan Leong1
 
 
 
WalesJak Jones4
 
WalesJak Jones0
 
 
 
EnglandAnthony Hamilton4
 
EnglandDavid Gilbert (9)3
 
 
 
EnglandAnthony Hamilton4
 
EnglandAnthony Hamilton4
 
 
 
EnglandKyren Wilson (8)3
 
ChinaLiang Wenbo4
 
 
 
NorwayKurt Maflin1
 
ChinaLiang Wenbo2
 
 
 
ChinaTian Pengfei4
 
ChinaLyu Haotian (25)1
 
 
 
ChinaTian Pengfei4
 
ChinaTian Pengfei2
 
 
 
EnglandKyren Wilson (8)4
 
EnglandPeter Ebdon4
 
 
 
EnglandJimmy White2
 
EnglandPeter Ebdon1
 
 
 
EnglandKyren Wilson (8)4
 
EnglandKyren Wilson (8)4
 
 
ScotlandAlan McManus0
 

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
 
              
 
 
 
 
EnglandMark Selby (5)4
 
 
 
ChinaXu Si2
 
EnglandMark Selby (5)4
 
 
 
WalesMatthew Stevens1
 
WalesMatthew Stevens4
 
 
 
EnglandChris Wakelin1
 
EnglandMark Selby (5)4
 
 
 
BelgiumLuca Brecel2
 
EnglandMatthew Selt (28)4
 
 
 
WalesDaniel Wells2
 
EnglandMatthew Selt (28)0
 
 
 
BelgiumLuca Brecel4
 
PolandAdam Stefanow0
 
 
 
BelgiumLuca Brecel4
 
EnglandMark Selby (5)4
 
 
 
Republic of IrelandKen Doherty1
 
EnglandJack Lisowski (12)3
 
 
 
IranSoheil Vahedi4
 
IranSoheil Vahedi0
 
 
 
Republic of IrelandKen Doherty4
 
Republic of IrelandKen Doherty4
 
 
 
CyprusMichael Georgiou2
 
Republic of IrelandKen Doherty4
 
 
 
ThailandThepchaiya Un-Nooh (21)3
 
ThailandThepchaiya Un-Nooh (21)4
 
 
 
EnglandMark King2
 
ThailandThepchaiya Un-Nooh (21)4
 
 
 
ChinaMei Xiwen2
 
EnglandPeter Lines1
 
 
ChinaMei Xiwen4
 

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
 
              
 
 
 
 
EnglandMitchell Mann4
 
 
 
EnglandLiam Highfield1
 
EnglandMitchell Mann1
 
 
 
EnglandHarvey Chandler4
 
WalesRyan Day (20)1
 
 
 
EnglandHarvey Chandler4
 
EnglandHarvey Chandler2
 
 
 
ScotlandStephen Maguire (13)4
 
EnglandMike Dunn2
 
 
 
EnglandMark Davis4
 
EnglandMark Davis2
 
 
 
ScotlandStephen Maguire (13)4
 
ScotlandStephen Maguire (13)4
 
 
 
Northern IrelandDeclan Lavery0
 
ScotlandStephen Maguire (13)3
 
 
 
ScotlandJohn Higgins (4)4
 
ChinaChen Feilong4
 
 
 
WalesKishan Hirani2
 
ChinaChen Feilong3
 
 
 
EnglandBilly Joe Castle4
 
ThailandNoppon Saengkham (29)3
 
 
 
EnglandBilly Joe Castle4
 
EnglandBilly Joe Castle1
 
 
 
ScotlandJohn Higgins (4)4
 
EnglandRiley Parsons3
 
 
 
PolandKacper Filipiak4
 
PolandKacper Filipiak1
 
 
 
ScotlandJohn Higgins (4)4
 
ScotlandJohn Higgins (4)4
 
 
ChinaChang Bingyu2
 

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
 
              
 
 
 
 
AustraliaNeil Robertson (3)3
 
 
 
EnglandMark Joyce4
 
EnglandMark Joyce4
 
 
 
WalesJackson Page2
 
WalesJackson Page4
 
 
 
EnglandBarry Pinches3
 
EnglandMark Joyce3
 
 
 
EnglandRobbie Williams4
 
ScotlandAnthony McGill (30)1
 
 
 
EnglandRobbie Williams4
 
EnglandRobbie Williams4
 
 
 
EnglandHammad Miah1
 
EnglandHammad Miah4
 
 
 
EnglandMartin Gould1
 
EnglandRobbie Williams1
 
 
 
EnglandJoe Perry (14)4
 
EnglandJoe Perry (14)4
 
 
 
ChinaZhao Xintong2
 
EnglandJoe Perry (14)4
 
 
 
Republic of IrelandRoss Bulman2
 
Republic of IrelandRoss Bulman4
 
 
 
ChinaZhang Jiankang1
 
EnglandJoe Perry (14)4
 
 
 
ScotlandGraeme Dott (19)1
 
ScotlandGraeme Dott (19)4
 
 
 
WalesDuane Jones2
 
ScotlandGraeme Dott (19)4
 
 
 
EnglandCraig Steadman1
 
ChinaBai Langning1
 
 
EnglandCraig Steadman4
 

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
 
              
 
 
 
 
WalesLee Walker3
 
 
 
EnglandMartin O'Donnell4
 
EnglandMartin O'Donnell3
 
 
 
SwitzerlandAlexander Ursenbacher4
 
ChinaXiao Guodong (22)2
 
 
 
SwitzerlandAlexander Ursenbacher4
 
SwitzerlandAlexander Ursenbacher4
 
 
 
EnglandStuart Bingham (11)2
 
Northern IrelandJordan Brown4
 
 
 
ThailandJames Wattana2
 
Northern IrelandJordan Brown1
 
 
 
EnglandStuart Bingham (11)4
 
EnglandStuart Bingham (11)4
 
 
 
ChinaLu Ning3
 
SwitzerlandAlexander Ursenbacher4
 
 
 
Northern IrelandMark Allen (6)3
 
EnglandIan Burns4
 
 
 
Hong KongAndy Lee0
 
EnglandIan Burns3
 
 
 
ScotlandScott Donaldson (27)4
 
ScotlandScott Donaldson (27)4
 
 
 
EnglandAlfie Burden1
 
ScotlandScott Donaldson (27)0
 
 
 
Northern IrelandMark Allen (6)4
 
EnglandJamie O'Neill4
 
 
 
ThailandSunny Akani2
 
EnglandJamie O'Neill0
 
 
 
Northern IrelandMark Allen (6)4
 
Northern IrelandMark Allen (6)4
 
 
EnglandSam Craigie1
 

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
 
              
 
 
 
 
EnglandShaun Murphy (7)4
 
 
 
ScotlandFraser Patrick0
 
EnglandShaun Murphy (7)4
 
 
 
ChinaLuo Honghao1
 
WalesDominic Dale2
 
 
 
ChinaLuo Honghao4
 
EnglandShaun Murphy (7)4
 
 
 
EnglandRicky Walden (26)3
 
EnglandRicky Walden (26)4
 
 
 
MaltaAlex Borg0
 
EnglandRicky Walden (26)4
 
 
 
EnglandSam Baird1
 
EnglandSam Baird4
 
 
 
EnglandNigel Bond2
 
EnglandShaun Murphy (7)4
 
 
 
EnglandBarry Hawkins (10)2
 
EnglandBarry Hawkins (10)4
 
 
 
IsraelEden Sharav3
 
EnglandBarry Hawkins (10)4
 
 
 
EnglandMichael Holt3
 
EnglandMichael Holt4
 
 
 
WalesMichael White2
 
EnglandBarry Hawkins (10)4
 
 
 
Republic of IrelandFergal O'Brien2
 
EnglandJimmy Robertson (23)4
 
 
 
BrazilIgor Figueiredo3
 
EnglandJimmy Robertson (23)3
 
 
 
Republic of IrelandFergal O'Brien4
 
ChinaFan Zhengyi2
 
 
Republic of IrelandFergal O'Brien4
 

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
 
              
 
 
 
 
EnglandBrandon Sargeant2
 
 
 
EnglandJoe O'Connor4
 
EnglandJoe O'Connor2
 
 
 
ChinaYuan Sijun4
 
EnglandGary Wilson (18)2
 
 
 
ChinaYuan Sijun4
 
ChinaYuan Sijun4
 
 
 
EnglandBen Woollaston3
 
WalesJamie Clarke2
 
 
 
EnglandBen Woollaston4
 
EnglandBen Woollaston4
 
 
 
EnglandDavid Lilley2
 
ChinaDing Junhui (15)2
 
 
 
EnglandDavid Lilley4
 
ChinaYuan Sijun1
 
 
 
EnglandRonnie O'Sullivan (2)4
 
EnglandJohn Astley1
 
 
 
EnglandStuart Carrington4
 
EnglandStuart Carrington4
 
 
 
ChinaZhou Yuelong (31)0
 
ChinaZhou Yuelong (31)4
 
 
 
EnglandDavid Grace0
 
EnglandStuart Carrington1
 
 
 
EnglandRonnie O'Sullivan (2)4
 
EnglandLouis Heathcote2
 
 
 
ChinaLei Peifan4
 
ChinaLei Peifan2
 
 
 
EnglandRonnie O'Sullivan (2)4
 
EnglandRonnie O'Sullivan (2)4
 
 
EnglandOliver Lines2
 

Finals

 
Quarter-finals
Best of 9 frames
Semi-finals
Best of 11 frames
Final
Best of 17 frames
 
          
 
 
 
 
EnglandJudd Trump (1)5
 
 
 
EnglandAnthony Hamilton1
 
EnglandJudd Trump (1)6
 
 
 
ScotlandJohn Higgins (5)3
 
EnglandMark Selby (5)4
 
 
 
ScotlandJohn Higgins (4)5
 
EnglandJudd Trump (1)9
 
 
 
EnglandRonnie O'Sullivan (2)7
 
EnglandJoe Perry (14)5
 
 
 
SwitzerlandAlexander Ursenbacher3
 
EnglandJoe Perry (14)1
 
 
 
EnglandRonnie O'Sullivan (2)6
 
EnglandShaun Murphy (7)1
 
 
EnglandRonnie O'Sullivan (2)5
 

Final

Century breaks

A total of 76 century breaks were made during the competition. The highest break was a maximum break scored by Stuart Bingham.

Uses material from the Wikipedia article 2019 Northern Ireland Open, released under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license.