Ronnie to play Michael Holt in World Grand Prix last 32

Worldsnooker has released the draw and format of the World Grand Prix 2016 today.

Ronnie who needed to win the Welsh Open to qualify – and duly did – will play his first match on the first day of the tournament, Tuesday, 8 March 2016, at 8pm local time. He will face Michael Holt. Should he win, he will play again on Thursday, 10 March 2016, at 8pm, and will face either Liang Wenbo or Graeme Dott.

All matches up and including the Quarter Finals are the best of 7 frames, Semi Finals are the best of 11 frames and the Final is the best of 19 frames (9/10).