1983 Classic

Status: Professional Invitational
Season: 1982-1983
Dates: January 9th 1983 - January 16th 1983
Qualifying dates: No qualifier dates available
Location: England Spectrum Arena, Warrington, England
Sponsor: Lada
Broadcaster: None
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Amount 16 14 6 5 1 1 43
Frame rate 7.44 8.5 19.83 23.8 119 119 2.77
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
16 0 16
Matches: 15
Frames: 119
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 1 1
Prize fund: GBP 64,000
Points scored: 12,806
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Final England Steve Davis 9 (17) 5 Canada Bill Werbeniuk
Scores: 15-103(76); 69-21; 63(54)-25; 17-76; 77-42; 71-13; 1-107(63); 51-60; 68(60)-15; 0-81(81); 53-43; 59(56)-54; 65-29; 92-20
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
60, 56, 54
Werbeniuk:
81, 76, 63
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4, 5-5, 6-5, 7-5, 8-5, 9-5
Referee: Jim Thorpe
Davis Werbeniuk Total
Points scored: 701 689 1390
Avg. points/frame: 50.07 49.21 99.29
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis 2 1 - - - - 3
Werbeniuk - 1 1 1 - - 3
Semi-final England Steve Davis 5 (9) 4 England John Spencer
Scores: 36-79; 96-15; 47-50; 45-57; 101(85)-1; 48-61; 71-43; 82-1; 71-45
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
85
Spencer:

Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 1-3, 2-3, 2-4, 3-4, 4-4, 5-4
Davis Spencer Total
Points scored: 597 352 949
Avg. points/frame: 66.33 39.11 105.44
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis - - - 1 - - 1
Spencer - - - - - - 0
Semi-final Canada Bill Werbeniuk 5 (9) 2 Canada Kirk Stevens
Scores: 104(54)-15; 105(101)-7; 4-77(55); 39-82; 77-58; 79-16; 100(76)-8
50+ Breaks:
Werbeniuk:
101, 76, 54
Stevens:
55
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
Werbeniuk Stevens Total
Points scored: 508 263 771
Avg. points/frame: 72.57 37.57 110.14
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Werbeniuk 1 - 1 - - 1 3
Stevens 1 - - - - - 1
Quarter-final England Steve Davis 5 (9) 4 Australia Eddie Charlton
Scores: 73-39; 16-66; 89-20; 82-29; 39-76; 1-78; 93-46; 60-70; 77(54)-13
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
54
Charlton:

Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4
Davis Charlton Total
Points scored: 530 437 967
Avg. points/frame: 58.89 48.56 107.44
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis 1 - - - - - 1
Charlton - - - - - - 0
Quarter-final England John Spencer 5 (9) 2 England David Taylor
Scores: 66-52; 94(94)-0; 78-32; 98(65)-6; 44-80; 49-79; 89(56)-12
50+ Breaks:
Spencer:
94, 65, 56
Taylor:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 4-1, 4-2, 5-2
Spencer Taylor Total
Points scored: 518 261 779
Avg. points/frame: 74 37.29 111.29
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Spencer 1 1 - - 1 - 3
Taylor - - - - - - 0
Quarter-final Canada Kirk Stevens 5 (9) 3 Canada Cliff Thorburn
Scores: 58-26; 32-81; 99(69)-22; 6-108(51); 79-48; 22-68; 73-42; 69-52
50+ Breaks:
Stevens:
69
Thorburn:
51
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
Stevens Thorburn Total
Points scored: 438 447 885
Avg. points/frame: 54.75 55.88 110.63
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Stevens - 1 - - - - 1
Thorburn 1 - - - - - 1
Quarter-final Canada Bill Werbeniuk 5 (9) 2 Wales Doug Mountjoy
Scores: 71-62(62); 6-91(50); 72-28; 37-66; 75-31; 77-31; 72-5
50+ Breaks:
Werbeniuk:

Mountjoy:
62, 50
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
Werbeniuk Mountjoy Total
Points scored: 410 314 724
Avg. points/frame: 58.57 44.86 103.43
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Werbeniuk - - - - - - 0
Mountjoy 1 1 - - - - 2
Last 16 Australia Eddie Charlton 5 (9) 2 England John Virgo
Scores: 68-43; 26-74(61); 81-46; 24-112(69); 50-49; 68-11; 62-58
50+ Breaks:
Charlton:

Virgo:
69, 61
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
Charlton Virgo Total
Points scored: 379 393 772
Avg. points/frame: 54.14 56.14 110.29
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Charlton - - - - - - 0
Virgo - 2 - - - - 2
Last 16 England Steve Davis 5 (9) 2 Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor
Scores: 12-99; 64-30; 95(50)-7; 80(80)-29; 20-92(67); 89-5; 74(74)-0
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
80, 74, 50
Taylor:
67
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
Davis Taylor Total
Points scored: 434 262 696
Avg. points/frame: 62 37.43 99.43
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis 1 - 1 1 - - 3
Taylor - 1 - - - - 1
Last 16 Wales Doug Mountjoy 5 (9) 1 Wales Terry Griffiths
Scores: 94(68)-4; 85-36; 89-29; 46-70; 76-1; 85(66)-56
50+ Breaks:
Mountjoy:
68, 66
Griffiths:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
Mountjoy Griffiths Total
Points scored: 475 196 671
Avg. points/frame: 79.17 32.67 111.83
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Mountjoy - 2 - - - - 2
Griffiths - - - - - - 0
Last 16 England John Spencer 5 (9) 3 Wales Ray Reardon
Scores: 105(65)-7; 37-92; 12-70; 54-68; 74-49; 74-16; 80-39; 76-37
50+ Breaks:
Spencer:
65
Reardon:

Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
Spencer Reardon Total
Points scored: 512 378 890
Avg. points/frame: 64 47.25 111.25
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Spencer - 1 - - - - 1
Reardon - - - - - - 0
Last 16 Canada Kirk Stevens 5 (9) 0 England Tony Knowles
Scores: 55-47; 103-22; 129(69,60)-0; 88(61)-31; 75(55)-48
50+ Breaks:
Stevens:
69, 61, 60, 55
Knowles:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0
Stevens Knowles Total
Points scored: 450 148 598
Avg. points/frame: 90 29.6 119.6
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Stevens 1 3 - - - - 4
Knowles - - - - - - 0
Last 16 England David Taylor 5 (9) 3 England Jimmy White
Scores: 54-63; 93-36; 81(53)-37; 63-26; 30-78; 73(51)-14; 10-104(51); 87-13
50+ Breaks:
Taylor:
53, 51
White:
51
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3
Taylor White Total
Points scored: 491 371 862
Avg. points/frame: 61.38 46.38 107.75
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Taylor 2 - - - - - 2
White 1 - - - - - 1
Last 16 Canada Cliff Thorburn 5 (9) 3 Wales Cliff Wilson
Scores: 22-109; 80(79)-20; 10-62; 97(72)-46; 69-7; 95(83)-1; 63-71; 73(55)-38
50+ Breaks:
Thorburn:
83, 79, 72, 55
Wilson:

Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3
Thorburn Wilson Total
Points scored: 509 354 863
Avg. points/frame: 63.63 44.25 107.88
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Thorburn 1 - 2 1 - - 4
Wilson - - - - - - 0
Last 16 Canada Bill Werbeniuk 5 (9) 4 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Scores: 90-25; 67-44; 4-76; 92-38; 51-52; 79(54)-1; 0-116(87); 8-118(50); 85(77)-43
50+ Breaks:
Werbeniuk:
77, 54
Higgins:
87, 50
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4
Werbeniuk Higgins Total
Points scored: 476 513 989
Avg. points/frame: 52.89 57 109.89
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Werbeniuk 1 - 1 - - - 2
Higgins 1 - - 1 - - 2