In a one-sided final he beat Welshman Ryan Day 9-4.
This was Murphy's first major win since becoming world champion in 2005.
The win took him from 10th to fifth in the provisional rankings. Day improved from 18th to 10th. Ken Doherty (Ireland) is the new leader, followed by Graeme Dott from Scotland. They both overtook John Higgins (Scotland) who is now in third spot.
The event took place in Hilton Conference Centre, Portamoso, Malta Jan 28 - Feb 4, 2007.
- Malta Cup (official site)
- Malta Cup tournament page (World Snooker)
- 2006-7 Malta Cup (Global Snooker Centre)
- Murphy cruises to Malta victory (BBC)
- Murphy's Title Drought Over (Sporting Life)
- 2007 Malta Cup (Wheels in Motion)
- 2007 Malta Cup (Snookerimages)
- Malta Cup Snooker Ranking from Cuefactor
- SnookerManager: Malta Cup 2007
- Shaun Murphy's official website
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- Neil Robertson wins Grand Prix
- Peter Ebdon wins UK Championship
- Ronnie O'Sullivan wins Masters in style