1986 Carlsberg Challenge

Status: Professional Invitational
Season: 1986-1987
Dates: September 15th 1986 - September 17th 1986
Qualifying dates: No qualifier dates available
Location: Ireland RTE Studios, Dublin, Ireland
Sponsor: Carlsberg
Broadcaster: None
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Amount 5 5 1 - - 2 13
Frame rate 5 5 25 - - 12.5 1.92
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
4 0 4
Matches: 3
Frames: 25
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 2 2
Prize fund: GBP 31,000
Points scored: 2,788
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Final Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor 8 (15) 3 England Jimmy White
Scores: 60(59)-16; 44-85; 77(52)-52(52); 75(68)-0; 64-25; 60-42; 6-101; 61-52; 46-86; 124(66,54)-11; 138(138)-0
50+ Breaks:
Taylor:
138, 68, 66, 59, 54, 52
White:
52
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 5-2, 6-2, 6-3, 7-3, 8-3
Taylor White Total
Points scored: 755 470 1225
Avg. points/frame: 68.64 42.73 111.36
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Taylor 3 2 - - - 1 6
White 1 - - - - - 1
Semi-final Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor 5 (9) 3 England Joe Johnson
Scores: 12-88(71); 61-56; 83-19; 46-78(68); 95(68)-18; 43-75(64); 64-44; 75-62
50+ Breaks:
Taylor:
68
Johnson:
71, 68, 64
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
Taylor Johnson Total
Points scored: 479 440 919
Avg. points/frame: 59.88 55 114.88
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Taylor - 1 - - - - 1
Johnson - 2 1 - - - 3
Semi-final England Jimmy White 5 (9) 1 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Scores: 69-26; 35-83; 73-28; 61-31; 70(56)-29; 131(131)-8
50+ Breaks:
White:
131, 56
Higgins:

Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
White Higgins Total
Points scored: 439 205 644
Avg. points/frame: 73.17 34.17 107.33
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
White 1 - - - - 1 2
Higgins - - - - - - 0