Snooker - PTC finals line-up in place

The 32 players to contest the Players Tour Championship Grand Finals in Galway in March have been confirmed.

Mark Selby, Judd Trump, John Higgins, Neil Robertson, Ding Junhui and Ireland’s Ken Doherty are among the star names who will appear at the Bailey Allen Hall at the National University of Ireland, in the world ranking event, which runs from March 12 to 17.

A top prize of £100,000 will be up for grabs in the Eurosport-televised snooker spectacular.

The PTC series has seen players battling for Order of Merit points over the past six months in events across the planet, in locations including China, Bulgaria, Poland, Germany, Belgium and the UK. Now the eyes of the world will be on Galway for the showpiece conclusion.

The 32 players who have qualified for the Grand Finals are:

Mark Selby

Judd Trump

Stephen Maguire

John Higgins

Neil Robertson

Rod Lawler

Mark Allen

Martin Gould

Ben Woollaston

Graeme Dott

Jamie Burnett

Jack Lisowski

Andrew Higginson

Barry Hawkins

Ken Doherty

Anthony McGill

Joe Swail

Ali Carter

Joe Perry

Marco Fu

Mark Williams

Kurt Maflin

Mark Davis

Alfie Burden

Mark Joyce

Stuart Bingham

Stephen Lee

Ding Junhui

Li Hang

Robert Milkins

Tom Ford

Cao Yupeng