1980 Champion Of Champions

Status: Professional Invitational
Season: 1980-1981
Dates: October 2nd 1980 - October 12th 1980
Qualifying dates: No qualifier dates available
Location: England New London Theatre, London, England
Sponsor: None
Broadcaster: None
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Amount 24 16 12 6 5 7 70
Frame rate 7.88 11.81 15.75 31.5 37.8 27 2.7
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
10 0 10
Matches: 20
Frames: 189
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 7 7
Prize fund: GBP 8,000
Points scored: 19,976
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Final Wales Doug Mountjoy 10 (19) 8 England John Virgo
Scores: 51-76; 49-81(56); 26-108(54); 77-15; 57-53; 60-9; 15-83(51); 57-61(50); 101(101)-1; 69(53)-47; 98(53)-16; 31-89; 22-60(60); 74(53)-18; 40-35; 55-61; 65-5; 64-60
50+ Breaks:
Mountjoy:
101, 53, 53, 53
Virgo:
60, 56, 54, 51, 50
Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 0-3, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 3-4, 3-5, 4-5, 5-5, 6-5, 6-6, 6-7, 7-7, 8-7, 8-8, 9-8, 10-8
Mountjoy Virgo Total
Points scored: 1011 878 1889
Avg. points/frame: 56.17 48.78 104.94
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Mountjoy 3 - - - - 1 4
Virgo 4 1 - - - - 5
Group England Steve Davis 5 (9) 4 Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor
Scores: 120(81)-9; 83-32; 103-7; 67-9; 75-49; 9-61; 36-80(71); 50-66; 43-62
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
81
Taylor:
71
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0, 5-1, 5-2, 5-3, 5-4
Davis Taylor Total
Points scored: 586 375 961
Avg. points/frame: 65.11 41.67 106.78
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis - - - 1 - - 1
Taylor - - 1 - - - 1
Group England Steve Davis 5 (9) 4 Wales Ray Reardon
Scores: 34-70(55); 96(96)-12; 53-67; 51-64; 82(82)-49; 7-103; 67-23; 76-9; 80(57)-0
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
96, 82, 57
Reardon:
55
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 1-3, 2-3, 2-4, 3-4, 4-4, 5-4
Davis Reardon Total
Points scored: 546 397 943
Avg. points/frame: 60.67 44.11 104.78
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis 1 - - 1 1 - 3
Reardon 1 - - - - - 1
Group England Steve Davis 7 (9) 2 Canada Kirk Stevens
Scores: 78-36; 41-78(72); 46-67; 94(64)-15; 72(52)-38; 63-8; 77(71)-8; 59-8; 78-18
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
71, 64, 52
Stevens:
72
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2, 6-2, 7-2
Davis Stevens Total
Points scored: 608 276 884
Avg. points/frame: 67.56 30.67 98.22
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis 1 1 1 - - - 3
Stevens - - 1 - - - 1
Group Wales Terry Griffiths 5 (9) 4 Wales Doug Mountjoy
Scores: 104(69)-25; 8-70; 75-49; 83(75)-18; 16-70(55); 41-87(54); 1-86(58); 82(82)-0; 77(77)-46
50+ Breaks:
Griffiths:
82, 77, 75, 69
Mountjoy:
58, 55, 54
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 3-3, 3-4, 4-4, 5-4
Griffiths Mountjoy Total
Points scored: 487 451 938
Avg. points/frame: 54.11 50.11 104.22
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Griffiths - 1 2 1 - - 4
Mountjoy 3 - - - - - 3
Group Wales Terry Griffiths 6 (9) 3 England Graham Miles
Scores: 78-31; 83(56)-13; 55-43; 16-66; 58-50; 73(56)-33; 15-63; 49-75(68); 62-26
50+ Breaks:
Griffiths:
56, 56
Miles:
68
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 5-2, 5-3, 6-3
Griffiths Miles Total
Points scored: 489 400 889
Avg. points/frame: 54.33 44.44 98.78
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Griffiths 2 - - - - - 2
Miles - 1 - - - - 1
Group Wales Terry Griffiths 8 (9) 1 Canada Cliff Thorburn
Scores: 87-62; 74-29; 75-55; 61-21; 34-75(56); 58-38; 108(72)-17; 70(63)-16; 107(61)-8
50+ Breaks:
Griffiths:
72, 63, 61
Thorburn:
56
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 4-1, 5-1, 6-1, 7-1, 8-1
Griffiths Thorburn Total
Points scored: 674 321 995
Avg. points/frame: 74.89 35.67 110.56
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Griffiths - 2 1 - - - 3
Thorburn 1 - - - - - 1
Group Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 5 (9) 4 Canada Cliff Thorburn
Scores: 96-8; 114(114)-1; 62-37; 44-79; 7-79(58); 22-63; 63-56; 46-73; 94(94)-0
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
114, 94
Thorburn:
58
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4
Higgins Thorburn Total
Points scored: 548 396 944
Avg. points/frame: 60.89 44 104.89
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins - - - - 1 1 2
Thorburn 1 - - - - - 1
Group Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 5 (9) 4 Wales Terry Griffiths
Scores: 58-71; 65-34; 20-103(69); 35-73; 46-72; 96(58)-25; 53-35; 62-35; 65-34
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
58
Griffiths:
69
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 1-3, 1-4, 2-4, 3-4, 4-4, 5-4
Higgins Griffiths Total
Points scored: 500 482 982
Avg. points/frame: 55.56 53.56 109.11
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins 1 - - - - - 1
Griffiths - 1 - - - - 1
Group England Graham Miles 5 (9) 4 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Scores: 51-60; 9-71; 64-50; 47-70; 68-27; 69(69)-48; 28-83; 102(68)-22; 63-13
50+ Breaks:
Miles:
69, 68
Higgins:

Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 1-2, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 3-4, 4-4, 5-4
Miles Higgins Total
Points scored: 501 444 945
Avg. points/frame: 55.67 49.33 105
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Miles - 2 - - - - 2
Higgins - - - - - - 0
Group Wales Doug Mountjoy 6 (9) 3 England Graham Miles
Scores: 89(82)-18; 42-62; 1-117(80); 64-51; 70-15; 8-80; 60-14; 77-1; 84-16
50+ Breaks:
Mountjoy:
82
Miles:
80
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3, 6-3
Mountjoy Miles Total
Points scored: 495 374 869
Avg. points/frame: 55 41.56 96.56
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Mountjoy - - - 1 - - 1
Miles - - - 1 - - 1
Group Wales Doug Mountjoy 7 (9) 2 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Scores: 67-49; 108(93)-16; 21-91; 108(56)-14; 71-28; 62-9; 21-77; 64-53; 74-26
50+ Breaks:
Mountjoy:
93, 56
Higgins:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 5-2, 6-2, 7-2
Mountjoy Higgins Total
Points scored: 596 363 959
Avg. points/frame: 66.22 40.33 106.56
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Mountjoy 1 - - - 1 - 2
Higgins - - - - - - 0
Group Wales Doug Mountjoy 8 (9) 1 Canada Cliff Thorburn
Scores: 53-46; 79(79)-24; 113(66)-0; 67-16; 83-38; 96(50)-21; 69-18; 75(75)-56(56); 0-113(58,71)
50+ Breaks:
Mountjoy:
79, 75, 66, 50
Thorburn:
71, 58, 56
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0, 6-0, 7-0, 8-0, 8-1
Mountjoy Thorburn Total
Points scored: 635 332 967
Avg. points/frame: 70.56 36.89 107.44
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Mountjoy 1 1 2 - - - 4
Thorburn 2 - 1 - - - 3
Group Wales Ray Reardon 5 (9) 4 Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor
Scores: 56-46; 74-38; 76-46; 56-77; 31-71; 63-52; 86-37; 37-56; 40-73
50+ Breaks:
Reardon:

Taylor:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2, 5-3, 5-4
Reardon Taylor Total
Points scored: 519 496 1015
Avg. points/frame: 57.67 55.11 112.78
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Reardon - - - - - - 0
Taylor - - - - - - 0
Group Wales Ray Reardon 7 (9) 2 Canada Kirk Stevens
Scores: 64-43; 61-17; 58-17; 82(50)-8; 44-85; 37-71; 88(88)-0; 63-42; 91(91)-5
50+ Breaks:
Reardon:
91, 88, 50
Stevens:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 4-1, 4-2, 5-2, 6-2, 7-2
Reardon Stevens Total
Points scored: 588 288 876
Avg. points/frame: 65.33 32 97.33
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Reardon 1 - - 1 1 - 3
Stevens - - - - - - 0
Group Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor(Walkover) 0 (9) 0 Canada Kirk Stevens
Group Canada Cliff Thorburn 5 (9) 4 England Graham Miles
Scores: 58-33; 68-61; 67-49; 53-59; 83-39; 81-54; 9-83(78); 23-90(65); 27-100(62)
50+ Breaks:
Thorburn:

Miles:
78, 65, 62
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 5-2, 5-3, 5-4
Thorburn Miles Total
Points scored: 469 568 1037
Avg. points/frame: 52.11 63.11 115.22
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Thorburn - - - - - - 0
Miles - 2 1 - - - 3
Group England John Virgo 5 (9) 4 Canada Kirk Stevens
Scores: 81-22; 34-76; 64-26; 56-10; 17-51; 0-136(100); 90(90)-6; 75-24; 50-92
50+ Breaks:
Virgo:
90
Stevens:
100
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3, 5-4
Virgo Stevens Total
Points scored: 467 443 910
Avg. points/frame: 51.89 49.22 101.11
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Virgo - - - - 1 - 1
Stevens - - - - - 1 1
Group England John Virgo 5 (9) 4 Wales Ray Reardon
Scores: 12-84; 33-90(52); 15-111(63); 71-30; 66-49; 86-26; 87(72)-8; 28-64; 70-36
50+ Breaks:
Virgo:
72
Reardon:
63, 52
Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 0-3, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4
Virgo Reardon Total
Points scored: 468 498 966
Avg. points/frame: 52 55.33 107.33
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Virgo - - 1 - - - 1
Reardon 1 1 - - - - 2
Group England John Virgo 5 (9) 4 England Steve Davis
Scores: 76(63)-41; 46-56; 54-48; 95(68)-0; 64-52; 15-128(128); 102-11; 23-74(74); 1-128(100)
50+ Breaks:
Virgo:
68, 63
Davis:
128, 100, 74
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 5-2, 5-3, 5-4
Virgo Davis Total
Points scored: 476 538 1014
Avg. points/frame: 52.89 59.78 112.67
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Virgo - 2 - - - - 2
Davis - - 1 - - 2 3
Group England John Virgo 5 (9) 4 Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor
Scores: 59-65; 9-67; 51-60; 25-81; 125(119)-8; 104(100)-32; 68-15; 75(69)-51; 59-39
50+ Breaks:
Virgo:
119, 100, 69
Taylor:

Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 0-3, 0-4, 1-4, 2-4, 3-4, 4-4, 5-4
Virgo Taylor Total
Points scored: 575 418 993
Avg. points/frame: 63.89 46.44 110.33
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Virgo - 1 - - - 2 3
Taylor - - - - - - 0