World Snooker Championship 2013 Prize Money

World Snooker Championships – Photo by Chris Downer

Here is a breakdown of the prize money payout structure for the 2013 Betfair World Snooker Championship including the highest break prize.

Tournament winner (First place): £250,000

Losing Finalist (Second Place): £125,000

Semi-finalists: £52,000

Quarter-finalists: £24,050

Final 16: £16,000

Final 32: £12,000

Final 48: £8,200

Final 64: £4,600

Highest televised break: £10,000

Highest non-televised break: £1,000

Total Prize Pool: £1,111,000

As usual, championships are being held at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, England.

This years tournament starts on Saturday, April 20 and will finish on Monday May 6, 2013 and is being broadcast in the UK on the BBC.

Last years title was won by Ronnie O’Sullivan who beat Ali Carter 18 frames to 11 in the final.