The draw and format for the 2021 BetVictor English Open is now available.
Click here for the draw
Click here for the format
The qualifying round will run from September 17 to 22 at the Barnsley Metrodome, followed by the final stages at the Marshall Arena in Milton Keynes from November 1 to 7. The matches involving the top 16 seeds and the two wild card nominations will be held over to the final venue.
For ticket details for Milton Keynes click here and note that the special offer, with tickets from as little as £5, ends this Friday (August 27th).
Judd Trump, who beat Neil Robertson 9-8 in the final last year, will start the defence of his title against Matthew Selt.
Ronnie O’Sullivan has been drawn against Brazil’s top player Igor Figueiredo, while World Champion Mark Selby will take on Sanderson Lam.
British Open champion Mark Williams faces amateur Paul Deaville while top female player Reanne Evans will be up against Barry Hawkins.