The Players Championship 2021 snooker tournament draws to a close today, with finalists Ronnie O’Sullivan and John Higgins battling it out for top spot, silverware and a hefty slice of prize money.
Now both players will compete in the best-of-19 final to take home the £125,000 prize money – and fans will be eager to see whether Higgins can unseat the top-rated O’Sullivan.
Check out our comprehensive guide to the 2021 Players Championship including TV and live stream details and the full schedule.
When is the Players Championship 2021?
The Players Championship runs between Monday 22nd February and Sunday 28th February.
It will be held during its usual week, the same as 2020, without disruption, as snooker has grappled with lockdown restrictions.
How to watch Players Championship 2021 on TV
Fans can tune in to watch the tournament for free on ITV4.
Coverage begins at 12:45pm and 6:45pm each day of the tournament on the free-to-air channel.
Live stream Players Championship 2021 online
You can also live stream the tournament via ITV Hub on a range of devices including laptops, smartphones and tablets.
Players Championship 2021 schedule
Sunday 28th February
F: Ronnie O’Sullivan v John Higgins
Players Championship 2021 scores
Monday 22nd February
Judd Trump 5-6 Stuart Bingham
Kyren Wilson 6-1 Ryan Day
Tuesday 23rd February
Jack Lisowski 6-3 Martin Gould
Neil Robertson 6-1 Lu Ning
Zhou Yuelong 5-6 Barry Hawkins
Ronnie O’Sullivan 6-5 Ding Junhui
Wednesday 24th February
Jordan Brown 0-6 John Higgins
Mark Selby 6-4 Mark Williams
Stuart Bingham 2-6 Barry Hawkins
Thursday 25th February
Neil Robertson 2-6 Kyren Wilson
Jack Lisowski 1-6 Ronnie O’Sullivan
Friday 26th February
QF: John Higgins 6-0 Mark Selby
SF: Barry Hawkins 4-6 Ronnie O’Sullivan
Saturday 27th February
SF: Kyren Wilson 1-6 John Higgins
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Players Championship 2021 prize money
Players are in line for a decent windfall should they progress through the rounds at the Players Championship in 2021:
Last 16: £10,000
Highest break: £10,000