Alex Higgins - Season 1987-1988 - Professional Results


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Last 32 Malta Tony Drago 10 (19) 2 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Scores: 117(63)-12; 96(62)-36; 111-24; 49-40; 64-47; 9-66; 73-7; 78-30; 7-84(78); 57-2; 61-32; 69-33
50+ Breaks:
Drago:
63, 62
Higgins:
78
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0, 5-1, 6-1, 7-1, 7-2, 8-2, 9-2, 10-2
Match was broadcast
Drago Higgins Total
Points scored: 791 413 1204
Avg. points/frame: 65.92 34.42 100.33
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Drago - 2 - - - - 2
Higgins - - 1 - - - 1
Quarter-final England Dean Reynolds 3 (5) 2 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Scores: 90(51)-18; 53-70; 115(56)-20; 36-74; 68(53)-17
50+ Breaks:
Reynolds:
56, 53, 51
Higgins:

Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2
Reynolds Higgins Total
Points scored: 362 199 561
Avg. points/frame: 72.4 39.8 112.2
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Reynolds 3 - - - - - 3
Higgins - - - - - - 0
Last 16 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 2 (3) 0 China Wang Lin
Scores: 74-27; 82-26
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:

Lin:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0
Higgins Lin Total
Points scored: 156 53 209
Avg. points/frame: 78 26.5 104.5
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins - - - - - - 0
Lin - - - - - - 0
Semi-final England Steve Davis 6 (11) 2 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Scores: 80-18; 62(61)-59; 47-57; 51-60; 130(72,58)-0; 52-20; 65-41; 67-57
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
72, 61, 58
Higgins:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2, 6-2
Davis Higgins Total
Points scored: 554 312 866
Avg. points/frame: 69.25 39 108.25
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis 1 1 1 - - - 3
Higgins - - - - - - 0
Quarter-final Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 5 (9) 3 Canada Cliff Thorburn
Scores: 119(63)-1; 71-44; 45-56; 46-75; 67-23; 29-84; 56-50; 90-4
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
63
Thorburn:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
Higgins Thorburn Total
Points scored: 523 337 860
Avg. points/frame: 65.38 42.13 107.5
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins - 1 - - - - 1
Thorburn - - - - - - 0
Round 1 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 5 (9) 3 Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor
Scores: 64-41; 29-92(61); 79(71)-1; 33-74; 76-62; 7-70; 91-35; 77(57)-29
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
71, 57
Taylor:
61
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
Higgins Taylor Total
Points scored: 456 404 860
Avg. points/frame: 57 50.5 107.5
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins 1 - 1 - - - 2
Taylor - 1 - - - - 1
Last 64 England Tony Jones 5 (9) 3 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Scores: 38-54; 61-59; 65-26; 50-59; 64-14; 25-73; 104(104)-27; 70-44
50+ Breaks:
Jones:
104
Higgins:

Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
Jones Higgins Total
Points scored: 477 356 833
Avg. points/frame: 59.63 44.5 104.13
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Jones - - - - - 1 1
Higgins - - - - - - 0
Quarter-final Ireland Joe O'Boye 6 (11) 4 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Scores: 29-74; 69-30; 67-52(52); 49-23; 76-67(58); 16-70; 30-63; 91(54)-0; 41-80; 91(57)-45
50+ Breaks:
O'Boye:
57, 54
Higgins:
58, 52
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3, 5-4, 6-4
O'Boye Higgins Total
Points scored: 559 504 1063
Avg. points/frame: 55.9 50.4 106.3
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
O'Boye 2 - - - - - 2
Higgins 2 - - - - - 2
Quarter-final England Mike Hallett 5 (9) 2 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Scores: 45-68; 107-14; 78-18; 46-65; 67-16; 66-38; 85(53)-20
50+ Breaks:
Hallett:
53
Higgins:

Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
Match was broadcast
Hallett Higgins Total
Points scored: 494 239 733
Avg. points/frame: 70.57 34.14 104.71
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hallett 1 - - - - - 1
Higgins - - - - - - 0
Last 16 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 5 (9) 4 England Tony Knowles
Scores: 23-98; 30-84; 72-55; 17-69(50); 94-10; 59-34; 8-88; 60-12; 82(75)-0
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
75
Knowles:
50
Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 1-2, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 3-4, 4-4, 5-4
Match was broadcast
Higgins Knowles Total
Points scored: 445 450 895
Avg. points/frame: 49.44 50 99.44
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins - - 1 - - - 1
Knowles 1 - - - - - 1
Last 16 England Steve Davis 5 (9) 0 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Scores: 66-32; 130(74)-0; 82(56)-37; 88(54)-21; 67-49
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
74, 56, 54
Higgins:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0
Davis Higgins Total
Points scored: 433 139 572
Avg. points/frame: 86.6 27.8 114.4
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis 2 - 1 - - - 3
Higgins - - - - - - 0
Last 32 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 5 (9) 3 England Tony Meo
Scores: 56-65; 7-78(76); 81(59)-34; 84(74)-23; 61-47; 18-69; 86-20; 54-40
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
74, 59
Meo:
76
Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
Higgins Meo Total
Points scored: 447 376 823
Avg. points/frame: 55.88 47 102.88
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins 1 - 1 - - - 2
Meo - - 1 - - - 1
Last 64 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 5 (9) 0 England Tony Jones
Scores: 106(64)-28; 83-20; 57-46; 75-22; 52-41
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
64
Jones:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0
Higgins Jones Total
Points scored: 373 157 530
Avg. points/frame: 74.6 31.4 106
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins - 1 - - - - 1
Jones - - - - - - 0
Last 16 England Steve Davis 9 (17) 2 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Scores: 75(75)-47; 32-58; 100-13; 59-67; 103(52)-11; 78(50)-42; 83(55)-0; 82-17; 97-24; 78(58)-0; 77(64)-44
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
75, 64, 58, 55, 52, 50
Higgins:

Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2, 6-2, 7-2, 8-2, 9-2
Davis Higgins Total
Points scored: 864 323 1187
Avg. points/frame: 78.55 29.36 107.91
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis 4 1 1 - - - 6
Higgins - - - - - - 0
Last 32 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 9 (17) 6 England David Taylor
Scores: 40-68; 69(60)-8; 71-12; 38-50; 67-41; 45-67; 65-42; 57-44; 44-45; 48-69; 69(62)-25; 86(51)-1; 66-44; 42-67; 79-41
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
62, 60, 51
Taylor:

Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3, 5-4, 5-5, 6-5, 7-5, 8-5, 8-6, 9-6
Higgins Taylor Total
Points scored: 886 624 1510
Avg. points/frame: 59.07 41.6 100.67
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins 1 2 - - - - 3
Taylor - - - - - - 0
Last 64 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 9 (17) 4 England Steve Duggan
Scores: 42-71; 66-18; 80-48; 83(55)-37; 80(70)-3; 57-42; 17-65; 95(66)-9; 88(73)-33; 38-66; 106(106)-0; 24-70; 70-29
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
106, 73, 70, 66, 55
Duggan:

Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 5-2, 6-2, 7-2, 7-3, 8-3, 8-4, 9-4
Higgins Duggan Total
Points scored: 846 491 1337
Avg. points/frame: 65.08 37.77 102.85
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins 1 1 2 - - 1 5
Duggan - - - - - - 0
Quarter-final England Jimmy White 5 (9) 3 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Scores: 86(68)-35; 53-66; 68(67)-56; 20-69; 36-69; 72-1; 54-53; 88(88)-0
50+ Breaks:
White:
88, 68, 67
Higgins:

Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
Referee: Wales John Williams
White Higgins Total
Points scored: 477 349 826
Avg. points/frame: 59.63 43.63 103.25
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
White - 2 - 1 - - 3
Higgins - - - - - - 0
3rd Place Playoff Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 3 (5) 2 Australia Eddie Charlton
Semi-final Scotland Stephen Hendry 3 (5) 2 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Quarter-final Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 4 (7) 0 England John Parrott
Centuries:
Higgins:
115
Parrott:

Last 16 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 3 (5) 1 Australia Warren King


Player Information

Country: Northern Ireland Northern Ireland
Date of birth: March 18th 1949
Date of death: July 24th 2010 (age 61)
Turned professional: 1971
Seasons as professional: 26

Matches & Frames

Matches
Played: 21
Won: 11 (52.38%)
Lost: 10 (47.62%)
Drawn: 0 (0%)
Frames
Played: 160
Won: 77 (48.13%)
Lost: 83 (51.88%)

Additional Pages

Finishes

Tournaments played: 10
Category Winner Final Semi Quarter Last 16 Last 32
Ranking 0 0 0 0 2 1
Minor Ranking 0 0 0 0 0 0
Non-ranking 0 0 0 2 0 0
League 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invitational 0 0 2 2 0 0
Tour Qualifier 0 0 0 0 0 0
6-reds 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 0 0 2 4 2 1

Match Statistics

This season
Deciding frames: Played: 4 Won: 2 (50%)
Whitewashes: Played: 4 Won: 3 (75%)
First match in tournament: Played: 10 Won: 6 (60%)
Points scored:
For: 6,966 Against: 7,903
Average shot time:
High: 0 Low: 0
Biggest single prize: GBP 12,000 - Quarter-final
England 1988 Masters

Match lengths played:
Best of Played Won
19 1 0 (0%)
17 3 2 (66.67%)
11 2 0 (0%)
9 9 5 (55.56%)
7 1 1 (100%)
5 4 2 (50%)
3 1 1 (100%)
Rounds played:
Round Played Won
3rd Place Playoff 1 1 (100%)
Semi-final 2 0 (0%)
Quarter-final 6 2 (33.33%)
Last 16 5 3 (60%)
Last 32 3 2 (66.67%)
Last 64 3 2 (66.67%)
Round 1 1 1 (100%)

Breaks


50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Breaks 6 5 6 - - 2 19
Frame rate 26.67 32 26.67 - - 80 8.42

Centuries

Tournament Centuries Rate
England 1987 UK Championship 1 39
Australia 1987 Australian Masters 1 18
Total 2 80

Prize money

Tournament Finish Prize Money
(GBP)
England 1988 World Championship Last 32 4,008
China 1988 Kent Cup Quarter-final 8,750
Ireland 1988 Irish Masters Semi-final 10,870
England 1988 British Open Last 64 1,313
Northern Ireland 1988 Irish Professional Championship Quarter-final 625
England 1988 Masters Quarter-final 12,000
England 1988 Classic Last 16 3,750
England 1987 UK Championship Last 16 5,250
Scotland 1987 Scottish Masters Quarter-final 3,125
Australia 1987 Australian Masters Semi-final 10,221
Total 59,912