Neil Robertson will begin the defence of his Cazoo Masters title against another Triple Crown winner, Shaun Murphy, in the opening match of the tournament at Alexandra Palace in London in January.
Tickets, starting at just £25, are still available for most sessions but fans MUST BOOK now that the schedule has been announced as certain matches are sell to sell out fast. For details CLICK HERE
The draw for the tournament has been made:
1 Neil Robertson v Shaun Murphy: Sunday January 8th at 1pm
8 Kyren Wilson v Stuart Bingham: Wednesday January 11th at 7pm
5 Mark Allen v Barry Hawkins: Tuesday January 10th at 1pm
4 Judd Trump v Ryan Day: Wednesday January 11th at 1pm
3 Mark Selby v Zhao Xintong: Sunday January 8th at 7pm
6 John Higgins v Jack Lisowski: Monday January 9th at 7pm
7 Mark Williams v Yan Bingtao: Tuesday January 10th at 7pm
2 Ronnie O’Sullivan v Luca Brecel: Monday January 9th at 1pm
Robertson and Murphy have met twice in the final of the Masters – in 2012 when the Australian won 10-6 and 2015 when Murphy took revenge with a 10-2 success.
World Champion Ronnie O’Sullivan will be up against Luca Brecel on Monday January 9th at 1pm, while Judd Trump will take on Cazoo British Open winner Ryan Day on Wednesday January 11th at 1pm.
The schedule after round one is:
Thursday January 12th 1pm: QF4 (Williams / Yan / Ding v O’Sullivan / Brecel)
Thursday January 12th 7pm: QF3 (Selby / Zhao v Higgins / Lisowski)
Friday January 13th 1pm: QF2 (Allen / Hawkins v Trump / Day)
Friday January 13th 7pm: QF1: (Robertson / Murphy v Wilson / Bingham)
Saturday January 14th 1pm: SF2
Saturday January 14th 7pm: SF1
Sunday January 15th: Final
The Cazoo Masters, running from January 8 to 15, is snooker’s biggest invitation event and has been staged every year since 1975.
There are sensational luxury packages available for the ultimate snooker experience. The VIP Sofa Booths, close to the table, include a private Baize Lounge for a two course lunch or dinner with drinks, plus drinks and snacks delivered to your seat in between frames!
And the Cazoo Century Club hospitality is unrivalled as a bespoke offering at this prestigious event. Take a seat in our high-end restaurant setting, overlooking the arena. Enjoy fine dining and drinks before the match then socialise with friends while watching the action!