The 2012 Snooker Hainan World Open will be hosted in Haikou city.

The competition is being held at the Haikou sports gymnasium on Binhai Avenue, on the east side of Evergreen Park.

Contact details in Chinese:

海口体育馆. 濒海大道36号. 电话 0898 68550409.

Snooker heavyweights Ronnie O'Sullivan, Mark Williams and John Higgins are to attend, attracted by the 400k GBP prize money.

It will be held from February 27 to March 4, 2012.