Snooker's BetVictor Welsh Open world ranking event will be staged in Cardiff this season for the first time since 2004.
The tournament has been staged in Newport in recent years but now moves to the Motorpoint Arena in the Welsh capital and will run from February 16th to 22nd, 2015.
The BBC Wales-televised event will be contested by 128 players, all starting in the same round, with a top prize of £60,000.
This year's final saw Ronnie O'Sullivan thrash Ding Junhui 9-3, making an incredible 147 maximum break in the last frame. Other winners in recent years include Stephen Maguire, Ding, John Higgins, Ali Carter, Mark Selby and Neil Robertson.
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