1989 Irish Masters

Status: Professional Invitational
Season: 1988-1989
Dates: March 1st 1989
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 8 9 4 4 3 3 31
Frame rate 11.88 10.56 23.75 23.75 31.67 31.67 3.06
Note: Dates tournament was held unknown. The above dates are placeholders.
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
12 0 12
Matches: 11
Frames: 95
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 3 3
Prize fund: GBP 112,160
Points scored: 9,503
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Final Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 9 (17) 8 Scotland Stephen Hendry
Scores: 55-64; 44-68; 7-111(62); 1-129(105); 88(68)-30; 28-111(70); 79-20; 68-18; 101-7; 77-45; 62-15; 14-109(109); 45-55; 33-74; 86(54)-22; 66-8; 67(62)-21
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
68, 62, 54
Hendry:
109, 105, 70, 62
Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 0-3, 0-4, 1-4, 1-5, 2-5, 3-5, 4-5, 5-5, 6-5, 6-6, 6-7, 6-8, 7-8, 8-8, 9-8
Referee: England John Street
Higgins Hendry Total
Points scored: 921 907 1828
Avg. points/frame: 54.18 53.35 107.53
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins 1 2 - - - - 3
Hendry - 1 1 - - 2 4
Semi-final Scotland Stephen Hendry 6 (11) 4 England Steve Davis
Scores: 18-76(64); 136(136)-0; 32-68; 13-76(59); 58-29; 62-58; 73-30; 27-70; 62-59; 85(85)-0
50+ Breaks:
Hendry:
136, 85
Davis:
64, 59
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4, 6-4
Hendry Davis Total
Points scored: 566 466 1032
Avg. points/frame: 56.6 46.6 103.2
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hendry - - - 1 - 1 2
Davis 1 1 - - - - 2
Semi-final Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 6 (11) 4 England John Parrott
Scores: 81(53)-45; 64-56; 92(91)-12; 69(53)-24; 48-66; 41-89(89)
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
91, 53, 53
Parrott:
89
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 4-1, 4-2
Higgins Parrott Total
Points scored: 395 292 687
Avg. points/frame: 39.5 29.2 68.7
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins 2 - - - 1 - 3
Parrott - - - 1 - - 1
Quarter-final England Steve Davis 5 (9) 4 England Mike Hallett
Scores: 50-79; 79-31; 50-58; 88(69)-32; 66-39; 0-97(97); 56-64; 87-1; 93(68)-4
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
69, 68
Hallett:
97
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 3-4, 4-4, 5-4
Davis Hallett Total
Points scored: 569 405 974
Avg. points/frame: 63.22 45 108.22
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis - 2 - - - - 2
Hallett - - - - 1 - 1
Quarter-final Scotland Stephen Hendry 5 (9) 2 Wales Terry Griffiths
Scores: 105(63)-15; 9-90(64); 60-59; 83(83)-4; 39-55; 71(63)-15; 102-12
50+ Breaks:
Hendry:
83, 63, 63
Griffiths:
64
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
Hendry Griffiths Total
Points scored: 469 250 719
Avg. points/frame: 67 35.71 102.71
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hendry - 2 - 1 - - 3
Griffiths - 1 - - - - 1
Quarter-final Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 5 (9) 2 England Neal Foulds
Scores: 56-37; 56-48; 28-98(98); 66-44; 40-65; €6-43; 64-21
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:

Foulds:
98
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
Higgins Foulds Total
Points scored: 310 356 666
Avg. points/frame: 44.29 50.86 95.14
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins - - - - - - 0
Foulds - - - - 1 - 1
Quarter-final England John Parrott 5 (9) 1 England Jimmy White
Scores: 41-54; 83(76)-35; 67-44; 77-20; 54-2; 100(82)-34
50+ Breaks:
Parrott:
82, 76
White:

Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
Parrott White Total
Points scored: 422 189 611
Avg. points/frame: 70.33 31.5 101.83
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Parrott - - 1 1 - - 2
White - - - - - - 0
Round 1 Wales Terry Griffiths 5 (9) 4 Northern Ireland Jack McLaughlin
Scores: 5-98; 35-71; 87-6; 13-89; 69-28; 68-57; 84-10; 22-74; 66(54)-28
50+ Breaks:
Griffiths:
54
McLaughlin:

Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 1-2, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4
Griffiths McLaughlin Total
Points scored: 449 461 910
Avg. points/frame: 49.89 51.22 101.11
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Griffiths 1 - - - - - 1
McLaughlin - - - - - - 0
Round 1 England Mike Hallett 5 (9) 0 England Tony Knowles
Scores: 66-53; 67-53; 98-28; 79-6; 83-4
50+ Breaks:
Hallett:

Knowles:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0
Hallett Knowles Total
Points scored: 393 144 537
Avg. points/frame: 78.6 28.8 107.4
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hallett - - - - - - 0
Knowles - - - - - - 0
Round 1 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 5 (9) 4 Canada Cliff Thorburn
Scores: 53-74(51); 45-79(78); 77(51)-47; 27-63; 73-20; 77-14; 63-14; 55-59; 63-19
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
51
Thorburn:
78, 51
Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 1-2, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4
Higgins Thorburn Total
Points scored: 533 389 922
Avg. points/frame: 59.22 43.22 102.44
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins 1 - - - - - 1
Thorburn 1 - 1 - - - 2
Round 1 England John Parrott 5 (9) 1 Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor
Scores: 28-71; 61-46; 64-6; 76-35; 81(71)-43; 76(54)-30
50+ Breaks:
Parrott:
71, 54
Taylor:

Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
Parrott Taylor Total
Points scored: 386 231 617
Avg. points/frame: 64.33 38.5 102.83
Avg. shot time: 0
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Parrott 1 - 1 - - - 2
Taylor - - - - - - 0