1985 Irish Masters

Status: Professional Invitational
Season: 1984-1985
Dates: March 26th 1985 - March 31st 1985
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 19 9 2 4 - 2 36
Frame rate 4.84 10.22 46 23 - 46 2.56
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
12 0 12
Matches: 11
Frames: 92
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 2 2
Prize fund: GBP 69,025
Points scored: 9,647
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Final England Jimmy White 9 (17) 5 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Scores: 70(50)-47; 66-45; 7-75; 60-35; 120(120)-0; 52-72; 43-47; 12-46; 65-40; 57-44; 70(57)-44; 18-100; 72-32; 91(70)-33
50+ Breaks:
White:
120, 70, 57, 50
Higgins:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4, 6-4, 7-4, 7-5, 8-5, 9-5
White Higgins Total
Points scored: 803 660 1463
Avg. points/frame: 57.36 47.14 104.5
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
White 2 - 1 - - 1 4
Higgins - - - - - - 0
Semi-final Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 6 (11) 2 England Steve Davis
Scores: 35-64; 67-54; 42-70; 80(51)-25; 88-25; 72(56)-4; 102(68)-1; 50-24
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
68, 56, 51
Davis:

Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2, 6-2
Higgins Davis Total
Points scored: 536 267 803
Avg. points/frame: 67 33.38 100.38
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins 2 1 - - - - 3
Davis - - - - - - 0
Semi-final England Jimmy White 6 (11) 4 England Tony Knowles
Scores: 18-67; 107(89)-8; 21-65; 55-66; 20-84; 70-53; 63-45; 68-55; 58-57(57); 58-38
50+ Breaks:
White:
89
Knowles:
57
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 1-3, 1-4, 2-4, 3-4, 4-4, 5-4, 6-4
White Knowles Total
Points scored: 538 538 1076
Avg. points/frame: 53.8 53.8 107.6
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
White - - - 1 - - 1
Knowles 1 - - - - - 1
Quarter-final England Steve Davis 5 (9) 4 Ireland Eugene Hughes
Scores: 33-89(65); 42-62; 36-81; 85(52)-9; 66-56; 79-34; 54-14; 43-76(66); 80-21
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
52
Hughes:
66, 65
Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 0-3, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4
Davis Hughes Total
Points scored: 518 442 960
Avg. points/frame: 57.56 49.11 106.67
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis 1 - - - - - 1
Hughes - 2 - - - - 2
Quarter-final Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 5 (9) 3 Canada Kirk Stevens
Scores: 57-54; 61-30; 58-70; 67-52; 87-52; 7-84(84); 39-67; 73(54)-1
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
54
Stevens:
84
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3
Higgins Stevens Total
Points scored: 449 410 859
Avg. points/frame: 56.13 51.25 107.38
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins 1 - - - - - 1
Stevens - - - 1 - - 1
Quarter-final England Tony Knowles 5 (9) 3 Australia Eddie Charlton
Scores: 99(50)-25; 79-8; 61-36; 36-89; 65-29; 0-89(55); 7-127(89); 77-22
50+ Breaks:
Knowles:
50
Charlton:
89, 55
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3
Knowles Charlton Total
Points scored: 424 425 849
Avg. points/frame: 53 53.13 106.13
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Knowles 1 - - - - - 1
Charlton 1 - - 1 - - 2
Quarter-final England Jimmy White 5 (9) 3 Canada Cliff Thorburn
Scores: 7-57(57); 127(101)-0; 63(56)-16; 28-88; 78(57)-44; 13-71(62); 86(63)-0; 66(51)-6
50+ Breaks:
White:
101, 63, 57, 56, 51
Thorburn:
62, 57
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
White Thorburn Total
Points scored: 468 282 750
Avg. points/frame: 58.5 35.25 93.75
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
White 3 1 - - - 1 5
Thorburn 1 1 - - - - 2
Round 1 Australia Eddie Charlton 5 (9) 4 Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor
Scores: 104-12; 75-26; 77-37; 5-88(51); 66-35; 4-68; 0-93(57); 28-75; 82(69)-7
50+ Breaks:
Charlton:
69
Taylor:
57, 51
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4
Charlton Taylor Total
Points scored: 441 441 882
Avg. points/frame: 49 49 98
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Charlton - 1 - - - - 1
Taylor 2 - - - - - 2
Round 1 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 5 (9) 2 Wales Terry Griffiths
Scores: 67(61)-28; 30-100(52); 28-90(74); 70-43; 80-66(54); 81(81)-12; 79(52)-45
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
81, 61, 52
Griffiths:
74, 54, 52
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
Higgins Griffiths Total
Points scored: 435 384 819
Avg. points/frame: 62.14 54.86 117
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins 1 1 - 1 - - 3
Griffiths 2 - 1 - - - 3
Round 1 Ireland Eugene Hughes 5 (9) 0 Wales Ray Reardon
Scores: 75(66)-26; 64-62; 87-2; 63-57; 77(59)-38
50+ Breaks:
Hughes:
66, 59
Reardon:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0
Hughes Reardon Total
Points scored: 366 185 551
Avg. points/frame: 73.2 37 110.2
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hughes 1 1 - - - - 2
Reardon - - - - - - 0
Round 1 England Jimmy White 5 (9) 1 England Tony Meo
Scores: 89(64)-0; 92-31; 73-51; 64-33; 28-73; 97-4
50+ Breaks:
White:
64
Meo:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 4-1, 5-1
White Meo Total
Points scored: 443 192 635
Avg. points/frame: 73.83 32 105.83
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
White - 1 - - - - 1
Meo - - - - - - 0