1983 Irish Masters

Status: Professional Invitational
Season: 1982-1983
Dates: March 22nd 1983 - March 27th 1983
Qualifying dates: No qualifier dates available
Location: Ireland Goffs, Kill, Ireland
Sponsor: Benson and Hedges
Broadcaster: None
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Amount 10 5 4 1 1 2 23
Frame rate 8.8 17.6 22 88 88 44 3.83
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
12 0 12
Matches: 11
Frames: 88
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 2 2
Prize fund: GBP 30,260
Points scored: 9,119
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Final England Steve Davis 9 (17) 2 Wales Ray Reardon
Scores: 70(55)-17; 62-21; 35-57; 90-8; 60-0; 68-14; 73-1; 89-21; 81-37; 0-83(79); 63-28
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
55
Reardon:
79
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 6-1, 7-1, 8-1, 8-2, 9-2
Davis Reardon Total
Points scored: 691 287 978
Avg. points/frame: 62.82 26.09 88.91
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis 1 - - - - - 1
Reardon - - 1 - - - 1
Semi-final England Steve Davis 6 (11) 2 Wales Terry Griffiths
Scores: 64-57; 27-86; 70-54; 65-72; 62-31; 119-1; 81-57; 61-37
50+ Breaks:
Davis:

Griffiths:

Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2, 6-2
Davis Griffiths Total
Points scored: 549 395 944
Avg. points/frame: 68.63 49.38 118
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis - - - - - - 0
Griffiths - - - - - - 0
Semi-final Wales Ray Reardon 6 (11) 3 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Scores: 18-98; 58-50; 25-61; 56-22; 28-82(81); 71-38; 84(50)-17; 59-31; 76-35
50+ Breaks:
Reardon:
50
Higgins:
81
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3, 6-3
Reardon Higgins Total
Points scored: 475 434 909
Avg. points/frame: 52.78 48.22 101
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Reardon 1 - - - - - 1
Higgins - - - 1 - - 1
Quarter-final England Steve Davis 5 (9) 1 Australia Eddie Charlton
Scores: 69-67; 62-58; 67-19; 133(133)-0; 1-133(129); 84-29
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
133
Charlton:
129
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 4-1, 5-1
Davis Charlton Total
Points scored: 416 306 722
Avg. points/frame: 69.33 51 120.33
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis - - - - - 1 1
Charlton - - - - - 1 1
Quarter-final Wales Terry Griffiths 5 (9) 4 Wales Doug Mountjoy
Scores: 32-62; 71-47; 76-48; 77-2; 92(52)-8; 42-53; 38-56; 7-79(65); 75-47
50+ Breaks:
Griffiths:
52
Mountjoy:
65
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4
Griffiths Mountjoy Total
Points scored: 510 402 912
Avg. points/frame: 56.67 44.67 101.33
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Griffiths 1 - - - - - 1
Mountjoy - 1 - - - - 1
Quarter-final Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 5 (9) 2 England Jimmy White
Scores: 68-10; 18-77; 72-32; 34-73; 64-16; 71(71)-63(50); 90-1
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
71
White:
50
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
Higgins White Total
Points scored: 417 272 689
Avg. points/frame: 59.57 38.86 98.43
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins - - 1 - - - 1
White 1 - - - - - 1
Quarter-final Wales Ray Reardon 5 (9) 4 England Tony Meo
Scores: 16-95(93); 67-20; 79(66)-0; 6-90(64); 78-0; 79(52)-31; 15-80; 22-68; 90-40
50+ Breaks:
Reardon:
66, 52
Meo:
93, 64
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4
Reardon Meo Total
Points scored: 452 424 876
Avg. points/frame: 50.22 47.11 97.33
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Reardon 1 1 - - - - 2
Meo - 1 - - 1 - 2
Round 1 Australia Eddie Charlton 5 (9) 4 England David Taylor
Scores: 51-49; 31-69; 63-10; 77(57)-14; 87-36; 15-68; 8-111; 55-81(56); 85-28
50+ Breaks:
Charlton:
57
Taylor:
56
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4
Charlton Taylor Total
Points scored: 472 466 938
Avg. points/frame: 52.44 51.78 104.22
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Charlton 1 - - - - - 1
Taylor 1 - - - - - 1
Round 1 England Tony Meo 5 (9) 0 Ireland Pascal Burke
Scores: 81-27; 78-17; 72-32; 100(61)-5; 72-30
50+ Breaks:
Meo:
61
Burke:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0
Meo Burke Total
Points scored: 403 111 514
Avg. points/frame: 80.6 22.2 102.8
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Meo - 1 - - - - 1
Burke - - - - - - 0
Round 1 Wales Doug Mountjoy 5 (9) 1 England Tony Knowles
Scores: 31-72; 78-13; 70(66)-30; 95(50)-30; 55-52; 58-27
50+ Breaks:
Mountjoy:
66, 50
Knowles:

Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
Mountjoy Knowles Total
Points scored: 387 224 611
Avg. points/frame: 64.5 37.33 101.83
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Mountjoy 1 1 - - - - 2
Knowles - - - - - - 0
Round 1 England Jimmy White 5 (9) 4 Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor
Scores: 66-36; 94-36; 57(52)-70; 29-84(76); 70(56)-42; 16-87; 62-45; 38-72(72); 78-44
50+ Breaks:
White:
56, 52
Taylor:
76, 72
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4
White Taylor Total
Points scored: 510 516 1026
Avg. points/frame: 56.67 57.33 114
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
White 2 - - - - - 2
Taylor - - 2 - - - 2