European Masters returns to beautiful Lommel.

Snooker’s European Masters world ranking event will return for the second time to Lommel , in the province of Limburg, in October 2018. The tournament was staged in Belgium for the first time in 2017 after the last ranking event held in Belgium for over 2 decades ago. The event proved a great success with many of the world’s top stars competing for the trophy. Fans flocked to the De Soeverein to see players including Judd Trump, Neil Robertson, Mark Selby, John Higgins and home favourite Luca Brecel. Trump won the title by beating Stuart Bingham 9-7 in an exciting final.

The tournament will start with a 128-player flat draw in the UK and 64 winners going through to the final stages in Belgium.

List of qualifiers:

1 Judd Trump v Martin O’Donnell (held over to the venue)
2 Liam Highfield
3 Tian Pengfei
4 Li Hang
5 Marco Fu
6 Fergal O’Brien
7 Liang Wenbo
8 Alfie Burden
9 Oliver Lines
10 Joe Perry
11 Andrew Higginson
12 Neil Robertson
13 Michael Georgiou
14 Allan Taylor
15 Thepchaiya Un-Nooh
16 Kyren Wilson
17 John Higgins
18 Thor Chuan Leong
19 Anthony Hamilton
20 Zhang Jiankang
21 Luca Brecel v Daniel Wells (held over to the venue)
22 Luo Honghao
23 Yan Bingtao
24 Alan McManus
25 Duane Jones
26 Jack Lisowski
27 Peter Lines
28 Paul S Davison
29 Zhang Anda
30 Alexander Ursenbacher
31 Hossein Vafaei
32 Eden Sharav
33 Mark Selby
34 Sam Craigie
35 Scott Donaldson
36 Mark Davis
37 Ryan Day
38 Yuan SiJun
39 David Gilbert
40 Elliot Slessor
41 Zhao Xintong
42 Mark King
43 Chris Wakelin
44 Stuart Bingham
45 Rory McLeod
46 Ricky Walden
47 Craig Steadman
48 Barry Hawkins
49 Gary Wilson
50 Stuart Carrington
51 Ross Muir
52 Lee Walker
53 Mark Allen
54 Ashley Hugill
55 Jak Jones
56 Adam Duffy
57 Peter Ebdon
58 Ali Carter
59 Chris Totten
60 Anthony McGill
61 Ken Doherty
62 Zhou Yuelong
63 Jimmy Robertson
64 Mark Williams v Zhang Yong (held over to the venue)

Provisional format of play

Monday 1st October (1pm start) – L128/L64

Tuesday 2nd October (10am start) – L64

Wednesday 3rd October (1pm start) -L32

Thursday 4th October (1pm start) – L16

Friday 5th October (1pm start) – quarterfinals

Saturday 6th October (1pm & 7pm ) – semi finals x2

Sunday 7th October (1pm & 7pm ) – final

**Children under age of 6 – FREE (not guaranteed seat for the final)


For full info please visit




1-7 October 2018


Sportdienst – De Soeverein Lommel

Sportveldenstraat 10

3920   Lommel



Closest airports:

Eindhoven- 38 km
Maastricht – 70km
Antwerp – 73km
Liege – 100km
Brussels – 110km
Düsseldorf – 127km
Amsterdam – 160km

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Click here for the format


Please check our website before travelling for any updates.



Tickets are on sale NOW – click HERE for the shop



We recommend stay in Center Parks for the course of the tournament
Lommel accommodation – CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS
MOL accommodation


Tickets are on SALE NOW

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VIP tickets include free programme, meal and drinks in the exclusive VIP area.

VIP timings:

12-13 lunch bites
16-17 sweet or salty snacks
17.30-19 dinnner

On the day tickets are available in the box office.


See for more details!


01 OCT 2018

2          13:00              Luca Brecel v Daniel Wells

5          13:00              Tian Pengfei v Li Hang

8          13:00              Oliver Lines  v Joe Perry

25        13:00              Chris Wakelin  v  Stuart Bingham

6          NB 14:00       Marco Fu v Fergal O’Brien

10        NB 14:00       Michael Georgiou v Allan Taylor

11        NB 14:00       Thepchaiya Un-Nooh v Kyren Wilson          

13        NB 14:00       Anthony Hamilton v Zhang Jiankang

1          19:00              Judd Trump v Martin O’Donnell

16        19:00              Duane Jones  v Jack Lisowski

17        19:00              Peter Lines v Paul S Davison

22        19:00              Ryan Day v Yuan SiJun

3          NB 20:00       Mark Williams v Zhang Yong

18        NB 20:00       Zhang Anda v Alexander Ursenbacher

33        NB 20:00       Chris Totten v Anthony McGill


02 OCT 2018

 9          10:00  Andrew Higginson v Neil Robertson

15        10:00  Yan Bingtao v Alan McManus

29        10:00  Ross Muir v Lee Walker

32        10:00  Peter Ebdon v Ali Carter

7          13:00  Liang Wenbo v Alfie Burden

12        13:00  John Higgins v Thor Chuan Leong

21        13:00  Scott Donaldson v Mark Davis

24        13:00  Zhao Xintong v Mark King

4          NB 14:00  Winner of Match 1 v Liam Highfield

14        NB 14:00  Winner of Match 2 v Luo Honghao

23        NB 14:00  David Gilbert v Elliot Slessor

26        NB 14:00  Rory McLeod v Ricky Walden

19        19:00  Hossein Vafaei v Eden Sharav

20        19:00  Mark Selby v Sam Craigie

27        19:00  Craig Steadman v Barry Hawkins

28        19:00  Gary Wilson v Stuart Carrington

30        NB 20:00  Mark Allen  v Ashley Hugill

31        NB 20:00  Jak Jones v Adam Duffy

34        NB 20:00  Ken Doherty v Zhou Yuelong

35        NB 20:00  Jimmy Robertson v Winner of Match 3


Terms and conditions

Conditions of Sale

This ticket is issued on behalf of the organisation responsible for the performance or event shown on the face, and is subject to Terms and Conditions below.

1. The Management reserves the right to refuse admission or to eject a ticket holder for behaviour likely to cause damage, injury, nuisance or annoyance or failure to comply with the reasonable requests of the Management. .

2. We regret that tickets cannot be exchanged or refunded after purchase. In the event of a tournament being cancelled in its entirety tickets will be refunded. This does not affect your statutory rights.

3. Players appear circumstances permitting.

4. Any complaints about the ticket holder’s ability to view the event shall be made to the Event Promoter prior to or during the event.

5. Latecomers will only be admitted to the auditorium at a suitable break in the performance and at the discretion of the management.

6. The Event Promoter reserves the right to reallocate your seat if it is not occupied 5 minutes prior to the published start time of a session.

7. The Event Promoter reserves the right to amend or make alterations to the published details of the event as shall become necessary.

8. Neither the Event Promoter nor the Venue Management shall be responsible for loss or damage to personal property brought into the Venue, unless cause by the negligence of the Event Promoter or the Venue Management.

9. The unauthorised use of cameras, video or any other form of recording equipment is strictly prohibited.

10. Mobile phones, laptop computers, pda’s and other digital transmission devices are strictly prohibited. They may be confiscated until the end of the session.

11. Patrons are permitted to re-enter the Venue after exiting for any reason upon production of a valid ticket.

12. Tickets are non-transferable and not for re-sale. Reselling a ticket for profit/commercial gain without the express permission of the Event Promoter will make it void and the holder may be refused entry to or removed from the Venue. In addition, tickets bought from unauthorised sources will not be valid and admission to the event will not be permitted.

13. By entering the Venue all persons consent to being filmed, sound recorded and photographed while at the Venue and for such content to be used by the Event Promoter and its licensees without restriction in all media worldwide in perpetuity without any payment, reward, compensation or acknowledgement being owed to the person(s) featured in the content. If any person entering the Venue is under eighteen years of age, the parent, guardian or other adult accompanying that person at the Venue is deemed to give consent on their behalf unless the Event Promoter is notified to the contrary in writing.

14. Please be aware that there are moving lights in the arena before play and during intervals. No strobe lighting is used.




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