LADBROKES PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIP 2017
The Ladbrokes Players Championship is contested by the top 16 players from a money list running from the start of the season until the last qualifying event, which in 2017 is the Gibraltar Open. In 2017 the world ranking event will run from March 6-12 and staged at Venue Cymru in Llandudno for the first time.
The tournament was first staged in 2011, won by Shaun Murphy. In 2016 it was held in Manchester and won by Mark Allen, who beat Ricky Walden 10-6 in the final.