1986 Irish Masters

Status: Professional Invitational
Season: 1985-1986
Dates: April 8th 1986 - April 13th 1986
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 20 9 5 2 1 3 40
Frame rate 4.1 9.11 16.4 41 82 27.33 2.05
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
11 0 11
Matches: 10
Frames: 82
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 3 3
Prize fund: GBP 77,583
Points scored: 8,712
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Final England Jimmy White 9 (17) 5 England Willie Thorne
Scores: 24-93(68); 62-57; 61-68(52); 77(73)-0; 81-19; 38-80(53); 54-64(50); 77(62)-22; 113(105)-0; 86-31; 72(54)-41; 62-6; 28-83(71); 74-17
50+ Breaks:
White:
105, 73, 62, 54
Thorne:
71, 68, 53, 52, 50
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 3-4, 4-4, 5-4, 6-4, 7-4, 8-4, 8-5, 9-5
White Thorne Total
Points scored: 909 581 1490
Avg. points/frame: 64.93 41.5 106.43
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
White 1 1 1 - - 1 4
Thorne 3 1 1 - - - 5
Semi-final England Willie Thorne 6 (11) 4 Canada Cliff Thorburn
Scores: 15-77; 67(58)-48; 60-51; 23-63; 49-30; 56-65; 72(72)-23; 69-10; 82(57)-48; 71-40
50+ Breaks:
Thorne:
72, 58, 57
Thorburn:

Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3, 6-3, 7-3
Thorne Thorburn Total
Points scored: 564 455 1019
Avg. points/frame: 56.4 45.5 101.9
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Thorne 2 - 1 - - - 3
Thorburn - - - - - - 0
Semi-final England Jimmy White 6 (11) 0 Ireland Patsy Fagan
Scores: 113(108)-0; 75-50; 91(91)-0; 87(58)-8; 64(56)-50; 72(68)-50
50+ Breaks:
White:
108, 91, 68, 58, 56
Fagan:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0, 6-0
White Fagan Total
Points scored: 502 158 660
Avg. points/frame: 83.67 26.33 110
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
White 2 1 - - 1 1 5
Fagan - - - - - - 0
Quarter-final Ireland Patsy Fagan 5 (9) 4 England Tony Knowles
Scores: 69-50; 19-93(52); 51-41; 80-43; 108-32; 35-34; 9-67; 7-72; 64-51
50+ Breaks:
Fagan:

Knowles:
52
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 5-2, 5-3, 6-3
Fagan Knowles Total
Points scored: 442 483 925
Avg. points/frame: 49.11 53.67 102.78
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Fagan - - - - - - 0
Knowles 1 - - - - - 1
Quarter-final Canada Cliff Thorburn 5 (9) 1 Ireland Eugene Hughes
Scores: 79-38; 12-85(57); 82(55)-43; 122(35)-8; 74(53)-9; 81(81)-50(50)
50+ Breaks:
Thorburn:
81, 55, 53, 35
Hughes:
57, 50
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
Thorburn Hughes Total
Points scored: 450 233 683
Avg. points/frame: 75 38.83 113.83
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Thorburn 2 - - 1 - - 3
Hughes 2 - - - - - 2
Quarter-final England Willie Thorne 5 (9) 2 Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor
Scores: 0-73(58); 80-45; 83(57)-13; 54-63; 74(51)-17; 126(112)-6; 69(69)-22
50+ Breaks:
Thorne:
112, 69, 57, 51
Taylor:
58
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
Thorne Taylor Total
Points scored: 486 239 725
Avg. points/frame: 69.43 34.14 103.57
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Thorne 2 1 - - - 1 4
Taylor 1 - - - - - 1
Quarter-final England Jimmy White 5 (9) 2 England Tony Meo
Scores: 1-85(78); 22-85(86); 75-25; 53-41; 71(57)-21; 53-47; 81-25
50+ Breaks:
White:
57
Meo:
86, 78
Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
White Meo Total
Points scored: 356 329 685
Avg. points/frame: 50.86 47 97.86
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
White 1 - - - - - 1
Meo - - 1 1 - - 2
Round 1 Ireland Patsy Fagan(Walkover) 0 (9) 0 Canada Kirk Stevens
Round 1 Ireland Eugene Hughes 5 (9) 2 Wales Ray Reardon
Scores: 62-65; 64-51; 75-22; 96-34; 96-35; 19-86; 87-0
50+ Breaks:
Hughes:

Reardon:

Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 5-2
Hughes Reardon Total
Points scored: 499 293 792
Avg. points/frame: 71.29 41.86 113.14
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hughes - - - - - - 0
Reardon - - - - - - 0
Round 1 England Tony Meo 5 (9) 4 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Scores: 58(52)-69(64); 45-72; 86(50)-2; 79(61)-37; 77-42; 42-73; 74-44; 45-98(66); 71-16
50+ Breaks:
Meo:
61, 52, 50
Higgins:
66, 64
Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4
Meo Higgins Total
Points scored: 577 453 1030
Avg. points/frame: 64.11 50.33 114.44
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Meo 2 1 - - - - 3
Higgins - 2 - - - - 2
Round 1 England Willie Thorne 5 (9) 2 Wales Terry Griffiths
Scores: 70(58)-10; 56-66; 58-3; 0-106(78); 104(64)-33; 69(69)-13; 76-39
50+ Breaks:
Thorne:
69, 64, 58
Griffiths:
78
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
Thorne Griffiths Total
Points scored: 433 270 703
Avg. points/frame: 61.86 38.57 100.43
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Thorne 1 2 - - - - 3
Griffiths - - 1 - - - 1