1977 Dry Blackthorn Cup

Status: Professional Invitational
Season: 1977-1978
Dates: December 21st 1977
Qualifying dates: No qualifier dates available
Location: England Wembley Conference Centre, London, England
Sponsor: Dry Blackthorn
Broadcaster: None
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Amount 4 2 1 - - - 7
Frame rate 4.5 9 18 - - - 2.57
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
4 0 4
Matches: 3
Frames: 18
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 0 0
Prize fund: GBP 4,000
Points scored: 2,076
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Final Ireland Patsy Fagan 4 (7) 2 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Scores: 37-60; 71(52)-42; 123(62,54)-1; 40-63; 68-29; 87-39
Match Progress: 0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2
Fagan Higgins Total
Points scored: 426 234 660
Avg. points/frame: 71 39 110
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Fagan 2 1 - - - - 3
Higgins - - - - - - 0
Semi-final Ireland Patsy Fagan 4 (7) 2 England John Spencer
Scores: 78-19; 52-63; 28-102(51); 82-32; 63-49; 79(53)-33
Match Progress: 1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2
Fagan Spencer Total
Points scored: 382 298 680
Avg. points/frame: 63.67 49.67 113.33
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Fagan 1 - - - - - 1
Spencer 1 - - - - - 1
Semi-final Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 4 (7) 2 Wales Ray Reardon
Scores: 79-53; 78-49; 36-91(77); 82(64)-47; 42-66; 65-48
Match Progress: 1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2
Higgins Reardon Total
Points scored: 382 354 736
Avg. points/frame: 63.67 59 122.67
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins - 1 - - - - 1
Reardon - - 1 - - - 1