Race to Southport 2020: Shoot Out Blog

  • 18th February 2020

The final field for this year’s Coral Players Championship will be decided this weekend as the BetVictor Shoot Out is contested Watford.

For full analysis of the current state of play, check out our previous analysis of the Race to Southport HERE.

It is also possible to forecast the provisional positions of players in the knockout draw for the Players Championship, which will be determined by the final positions of each player on the one-year ranking list following the Shoot Out.

Provisional Players Championship draw (23/02/2020):

Please note that this is strictly provisional and subject to event entries:

Judd Trump (1) v Michael Holt (16)

John Higgins (8) v Graeme Dott (9)

Ding Junhui (5) v Stephen Maguire (12)

Mark Selby (4) v Mark Williams (13)

—————————————-

Neil Robertson (3) v Joe Perry (14)

Yan Bingtao (6) v Kyren Wilson (11)

Mark Allen (7) v Thepchaiya Un-Nooh (10)

Shaun Murphy (2) v David Gilbert (15)

Players are marked in bold once their position can no longer change.

Latest qualification standings (23/02/2020):

14th – Joe Perry – £112,000
15th – David Gilbert – £104,000
16th – Michael Holt – £102,000
——————————————————————————
17th – Zhou Yuelong – £100,250 (F minimum)
18th – Ronnie O’Sullivan – £97,500
19th – Gary Wilson – £91,000 (SF minimum)
20th – Jack Lisowski – £83,750 (F minimum)
21st – Tom Ford – £83,250 (F minimum)
22nd – Zhao Xintong – £73,750 (title minimum)
23rd – Kurt Maflin – £72,000 (title minimum)
24th – Ali Carter – £72,000 (title minimum)
24th – Barry Hawkins – £69,250 (title minimum)
25th – Matt Selt – £65,250 (title minimum)
26th – Liang Wenbo – £64,500 (title minimum)
27th – Xiao Guodong – £63,500 (title minimum)
28th – Matthew Stevens – £62,750 (title minimum)
29th – Stuart Bingham – £62,500 (title minimum)
30th – Scott Donaldson – £62,250 (title minimum)
32nd – Anthony McGill – £52,500 (title minimum)
33rd – Ben Woollaston – £52,250 (title minimum)
34th – Li Hang – £51,500 (title minimum)
35th – Luca Brecel – £49,000 (title minimum)
36th – Ricky Walden – £47,750 (title minimum)
Players already out of the Shoot Out have been struck out