1980 Canadian Open

Status: Professional Non-ranking
Season: 1980-1981
Dates: August 13th 1980 - August 31st 1980
Qualifying dates: No qualifier dates available
Location: Canada Canadian National Exhibition, Toronto, Canada
Sponsor: Dufferin Cue
Broadcaster: None
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Amount 3 5 3 - 1 6 18
Frame rate 106.67 64 106.67 - 320 53.33 17.78
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
16 8 24
Matches: 23
Frames: 320
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 6 6
Prize fund: GBP 9,822
Points scored: 5,607
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Final Canada Cliff Thorburn 17 (33) 10 Wales Terry Griffiths
Scores: 59-36; 63-27; 64-41; 83-39; 62-22; 35-92; 70-8; 64-6; 42-70; 70-62; 42-59; 62-29; 85(69)-0; 93(68)-18; 66-9; 66-24; 38-55; 23-62; 98(94)-12; 91(74)-48; 43-55; 8-129(121); 0-88(58); 31-65; 42-84(60); 58-16; 82-6
50+ Breaks:
Thorburn:
94, 74, 69, 68
Griffiths:
121, 60, 58
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0, 5-1, 6-1, 7-1, 7-2, 8-2, 8-3, 9-3, 10-3, 11-3, 12-3, 13-3, 13-4, 13-5, 14-5, 15-5, 15-6, 15-7, 15-8, 15-9, 15-10, 16-10, 17-10
Thorburn Griffiths Total
Points scored: 1540 1162 2702
Avg. points/frame: 57.04 43.04 100.07
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Thorburn - 2 1 - 1 - 4
Griffiths 1 1 - - - 1 3
Semi-final Wales Terry Griffiths 9 (17) 6 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Scores: 59-52; 60-2; 64-60; 88(68)-39; 58-64; 79(79)-43; 14-78; 18-66; 81-18; 79(65)-17; 35-54; 53-66(58); 31-80(74); 72-14
50+ Breaks:
Griffiths:
79, 68, 65
Higgins:
74, 58
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 4-1, 5-1, 5-2, 5-3, 6-3, 7-3, 7-4, 7-5, 7-6, 8-6
Griffiths Higgins Total
Points scored: 791 653 1444
Avg. points/frame: 52.73 43.53 96.27
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Griffiths - 2 1 - - - 3
Higgins 1 - 1 - - - 2
Semi-final Canada Cliff Thorburn 9 (17) 5 Canada Kirk Stevens
Scores: 23-82; 23-81; 129(109)-6; 31-68; 66-42; 102-16; 78-0; 50-17; 76-39; 52-16; 22-96(56); 45-62; 74-55; 60-50
50+ Breaks:
Thorburn:
109
Stevens:
56
Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 1-2, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3, 6-3, 7-3, 7-4, 7-5, 8-5, 9-5
Thorburn Stevens Total
Points scored: 831 630 1461
Avg. points/frame: 59.36 45 104.36
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Thorburn - - - - - 1 1
Stevens 1 - - - - - 1
Quarter-final Wales Terry Griffiths 9 (17) 2 England Steve Davis
Quarter-final Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 9 (17) 7 England Tony Meo
Quarter-final Canada Kirk Stevens 9 (17) 5 Canada Frank Jonik
Quarter-final Canada Cliff Thorburn 9 (17) 5 Canada Mario Morra
Last 16 England Steve Davis 9 (17) 3 England Willie Thorne
50+ Breaks:
Davis:

Thorne:

Match Progress:
Last 16 Wales Terry Griffiths 9 (17) 4 Canada John Bear
Last 16 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 9 (17) 7 England Jimmy White
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:

White:

Match Progress:
Last 16 Canada Frank Jonik 9 (17) 7 England John Spencer
Last 16 England Tony Meo 9 (17) 1 Canada Bernie Mikkelsen
Last 16 Canada Mario Morra 9 (17) 3 Canada Jim Wych
Last 16 Canada Kirk Stevens 9 (17) 4 Canada Kenny Shea
Last 16 Canada Cliff Thorburn 9 (17) 1 Canada Eddy Agha
Round 1 Canada Eddy Agha 9 (17) 3 England Tony Knowles
Round 1 Canada John Bear 9 (17) 4 Canada R Tammett
50+ Breaks:
Bear:

Tammett:

Match Progress:
Round 1 Canada Frank Jonik 9 (17) 6 Canada Jim Bear
Round 1 Canada Bernie Mikkelsen 9 (17) 1 Canada Gilles Boismenu
Round 1 Canada Mario Morra 9 (17) 2 England Jason Whittaker
Round 1 Canada Kenny Shea 9 (17) 8 Canada Paul Thornley
Round 1 England Willie Thorne 9 (17) 3 England Terry Whitthread
Round 1 Canada Jim Wych 9 (17) 8 England Vic Harris