For results from the recent event: Shanghai Masters 2009

The Shanghai Masters, also known as the World Snooker Roewe Shanghai Masters for sponsorship purposes, is a professional snooker tournament. It is one of a number of ranking tournaments.

The event was introduced in the 2007/08 season and is the second ranking event to be held in China as a result of the growth of the sport in the country. Like the China Open, an extra wildcard round was included before the first round proper, featuring eight promising Chinese players.

The tournament currently takes place at the Shanghai Grand Stage, Shanghai in September and is the first ranking event of the season.


Year Winner Opponent Final score Season
2007 Flag of Wales Dominic Dale Flag of Wales Ryan Day 10 - 6 2007/08
2008 Flag of England Ricky Walden Flag of England Ronnie O'Sullivan 10 - 8 2008/09
2009 Flag of England Ronnie O'Sullivan Flag of the People's Republic of China Liang Wenbo 10 - 5 2009/10