Duelbits Players Championship snooker 2023 winner prize money pool breakdown, final winners, results, score

Duelbits Players Championship snooker 2023 winner prize money pool breakdown, final winners, results, score

Shaun Murphy’s persistent mission of snapping his title drought became a reality after he completely outplayed Ali Carter by score of 10-4 to clinch the 2023 Duelbits Players Championship snooker 2023, we examine the final results, score, events, champion, & winner prize money of this tournament

In the Duelbits Players Championship final in Wolverhampton, Shaun Murphy defeated Ali Carter 10-4 to snap his three-year drought without a major event title. Notably, Murphy managed all five of the week’s highest breaks including break of 145 against Carter that will bag him extra £10,000.

Duelbits Players Championship snooker 2023 winner prize money pool breakdown, final winners, results and score


2023 Duelbits Players Championship snooker Ali Carter vs Shaun Murphy final match events, score, & summary

Murphy dominated the afternoon session that saw him sprint to a 6-2 lead while producing runs of 145, 141, & 112. When the players showed up for the evening session, Murphy continued his mesmerizing series of breaks. Although Carter responded with breaks of 71 & 82 to stay in the game at 8-4 after Murphy’s century run of 103, Murphy regained the momentum by firing breaks of 88 & 130. Following his decisive 130 break, Murphy finished the match by score of 10-4 to clinch the title.

Although recently crowned German Masters champion Carter will be upset to have fallen short to an inspired Murphy today, he can take solace in the fact that he qualified for the next Duelbits Tour Championship. Both finalists have successfully locked up their spots in the top eight qualifying spots. In addition, Shaun Murphy broke John Higgins’ previous Players Championship mark of eight from back in 2021 by producing a record 11 century breaks during the competition.


2023 Players Championship: semi-final results (25th February)

  • Joe O’Connor 4-6 Ali Carter
  • Kyren Wilson 3-6 Shaun Murphy

Players Championship 2023: final result (26th February)

  • Ali Carter 4-10 Shaun Murphy

2023 Players Championship snooker: prize money distribution

Shaun Murphy will receive compensation totaling £125,000 from the $385,000 prize pool as the competition’s winner, and Ali Carter will receive compensation totaling £50,000 as the runner-up. After losing in the semifinals, Kyren Wilson & Joe O’Connor will each get £30,000 in reward money. Murphy has ended his three-year title drought after winning the 2023 Players Championship.

  • Winner: £125,000
  • Runner-up: £50,000
  • Semi-final: £30,000
  • Quarter-final: £15,000
  • Last 16: £10,000
  • Highest break: £5,000
  • Total: £385,000

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