Snooker: Ronnie O'Sullivan faces Michael Holt in Llandudno

Ronnie O'Sullivan lines up a shot
Ronnie O'Sullivan is currently ranked fourth in the world
Snooker: World Grand Prix
Date: 8-13 March Venue: Venue Cymru, Llandudno

Ronnie O'Sullivan will face Michael Holt in the first round of the Ladbrokes World Grand Prix in Llandudno.

The Welsh Open champion was beaten by Judd Trump in last year's final.

Trump begins his defence against Wales' two-time World Champion Mark Williams.

He tournament features 32 of the best players in the world with Neil Robertson, beaten 9-5 by O'Sullivan in the Welsh Open, facing Peter Ebdon in his first round match.

Entry is based on rankings running from the start of the season to last weekend's Gdynia Open.

THE DRAW:

John Higgins v Stephen Maguire

Matthew Selt v Ryan Day

Judd Trump v Mark Williams

David Gilbert v Stuart Bingham

Mark Selby v Tom Ford

Luca Brecel v Ali Carter

Joe Perry v Barry Hawkins

Kyren Wilson v Jamie Jones

Martin Gould v Tian Pengfei

Shaun Murphy v Michael White

Ronnie O'Sullivan v Michael Holt

Liang Wenbo v Graeme Dott

Mark Allen v David Grace

Marco Fu v Thepchaiya Un-Nooh

Ben Woollaston v Ding Junhui

Neil Robertson v Peter Ebdon

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