China’s Si Jiahui won the 2022 World Snooker Federation Open, beating England’s Lee Stephens 5-0 in the final at the Ding Junhui Snooker Academy in Sheffield.
Si earns a two-year World Snooker Tour card and will enjoy a return to the pro circuit from next season, having played on the tour from 2019 to 2021. This season, the 19-year-old has played as a Q School top up in pro events and scored wins over the likes of Shaun Murphy, Matthew Stevens and Graeme Dott.
Breaks of 63 and 104 helped Si to a comfortable victory in the final against Stevens. Earlier in the semi-finals, Si came from 3-1 down to beat Michael White 4-3, while Stephens scored a 4-2 win over Daniel Wells.
Overall, some 280 players competed in the event, from 43 different nations. For all the results click here.