Northern Ireland Open (snooker)

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Northern Ireland Open
Tournament information
Location Belfast
Country Northern Ireland
Established 2016
Organisation(s) World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association
Format Ranking event
Total prize fund £366,000
Current champion(s) Wales Mark Williams

The Northern Ireland Open is a professional ranking snooker tournament.


On April 29, 2015, World Snooker chairman Barry Hearn announced it would be added to the main tour in 2016 as the "Northern Ireland Open"[1] at a Belfast venue, as part of a new Home Nations Series with the existing Welsh Open and new English Open and Scottish Open tournaments.[2][3]


Year Winner Runner-up Final score Sponsor Venue Season
Northern Ireland Open (ranking)
2016 England Mark King England Barry Hawkins 9–8 Coral Northern Ireland Belfast 2016/17
2017 Wales Mark Williams China Yan Bingtao 9–8 Dafabet 2017/18

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