As Ronnie O’Sullivan makes his way back onto the World Snooker Tour, the Hong Kong Masters 2022 is also returning after an absence of five years. This year’s tournament will include high-profile matches between O’Sullivan and other notable players.
The tournament, which has not been held since 2017, will take place at the Hong Kong Coliseum venue over the course of four days, commencing on Thursday, October 6. A total of eight players will be fighting for the first prize of £100,000.
The Hong Kong Billiard Sports Control Council is in charge of organizing the non-ranking competition, which is slated to become the first major sporting event to be held in the city in Asia since the pandemic in the year 2020.
In October 2022, the Hong Kong Masters will include six of the best players in the history of snooker, including two of the most popular players from Hong Kong.
The World Snooker Tour and the Hong Kong Billiard Sports Control Council (HKBSCC) recently announced that the tournament would be hosted for the first time since 2017 at the Hong Kong Coliseum venue for four days, beginning on October 6 and ending on October 9.
The best-of-nine format will be used for the quarterfinals, which will take place on October 6 and 7, followed by the best-of-11 format for the semi-finals and the final, which will take place on October 8 and 9. An Exhibition Game, which will be a thrilling clash between illustrious players from other countries and the best athletes from the host country, is also anticipated.
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As one of the numerous projects supported by the Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJCapproved )’s donation of HK$630 million to the Government of the HKSAR to honour the 25th anniversary of the creation of the HKSAR, this tournament is under the sole sponsorship of The Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC). The Hong Kong Jockey Club is unwavering in its commitment to fulfilling its mission, which is to work ceaselessly toward the improvement of society and to contribute, as a whole, to the development of more robust communities.
All details about Hong Kong Masters 2022
The Hong Kong Masters will take place in the Hong Kong Coliseum beginning on Thursday, October 6 and continuing through Sunday, October 9 this year.
The Hong Kong Coliseum is the city’s largest indoor stadium, with 10,000 people. It is located in Hong Kong.
How to watch Hong Kong Masters 2022
FuboTV has the right to broadcast the Hong Kong Masters 2022, and they will do so beginning on Thursday, October 6 and continuing through Friday, October 9, at 06.30 and 12.00 each day.
discovery+ will broadcast the event in real-time for viewers.
What is the format of Hong Kong Masters 2022?
The best-of-nine format will be used for the quarterfinals, which will take place on October 6 and 7, followed by the best-of-11 format for the semi-finals and the final, which will take place on October 8 and 9.