Winner of the 2017 Grand Prix in Preston


2016 Scottish Open Last 16

2016 UK Championship Last 64

2016 Northern Ireland Open Runner-up

2016 International Championship Last 128

2016 English Open Semi-final

2016 European Masters Last 16

2016 Shanghai Masters Last 16

2016 World Open Last 32

2016 Indian Open Last 16

Barry Hawkins put on an incredible display of break building, making four centuries, to open up a commanding 6-3 lead over Ryan Day in the final of the Ladbrokes World Grand Prix in Preston. Taking it right through to a win of 10-7 to Barry Hawkins for this 2017 World Grand Prix Snooker competition.

Hawkins took the opening frame this afternoon and had looked set to snatch the second, before a missed red down the bottom cushion. The two-time ranking event winner made the first of his century breaks to take the third frame, compiling a run of 114. He then crafted a break of 102 to double his advantage at the interval with the score at 3-1.

Winning a massive £100,000 and the crown of this years Grand Prix. Hawkins says:

That is probably the best i have played in a while getting to 9-3 but all credit to Ryan. I was 9-3 down and Ryan came back to take a few frames from me, however i was delighted to get another chance to steal the frame to take the crown. I was really struggling throughout the final and toward the end i was worried. I am absolutely over the moon for wining this.

wins his third ranking title, taking home £100,000 top prize .

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