2000 Irish Masters

Status: Professional Invitational
Season: 1999-2000
Dates: March 21st 2000 - March 26th 2000
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 21 13 12 8 6 9 69
Frame rate 4.9 7.92 8.58 12.88 17.17 11.44 1.49
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
12 0 12
Matches: 11
Frames: 103
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 9 9
Prize fund: GBP 166,811
Points scored: 10,374
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Final Scotland John Higgins 9 (17) 4 Scotland Stephen Hendry
Scores: 66(60)-11; 139(97)-0; 0-101(101); 0-115(115); 142(128)-0; 67-19; 50-69; 116(94)-0; 66(60)-2; 56(56)-64(64); 109(109)-0; 73(73)-12; 76-1
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
128, 109, 97, 94, 73, 60, 60, 56
Hendry:
115, 101, 64
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3, 6-3, 6-4, 7-4, 8-4, 9-4
Higgins Hendry Total
Points scored: 960 394 1354
Avg. points/frame: 73.85 30.31 104.15
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins 1 2 1 - 2 2 8
Hendry - 1 - - - 2 3
Semi-final Scotland Stephen Hendry 6 (11) 1 England John Parrott
Scores: 65-44; 81(81)-0; 0-139(135); 72(72)-0; 68(63)-41; 77(73)-7; 94(94)-0
50+ Breaks:
Hendry:
94, 81, 73, 72, 63
Parrott:
135
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 6-1
Hendry Parrott Total
Points scored: 457 231 688
Avg. points/frame: 65.29 33 98.29
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hendry - 1 2 1 1 - 5
Parrott - - - - - 1 1
Semi-final Scotland John Higgins 6 (11) 3 England Ronnie O'Sullivan
Scores: 73(73)-0; 69-0; 68-44; 54(53)-66; 58-89(73); 74(61)-50; 7-66(57); 69(68)-17; 116(88)-10
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
88, 73, 68, 61, 53
O'Sullivan:
73, 57
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3, 6-3
Higgins O'Sullivan Total
Points scored: 588 342 930
Avg. points/frame: 65.33 38 103.33
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins 1 2 1 1 - - 5
O'Sullivan 1 - 1 - - - 2
Quarter-final Scotland Stephen Hendry 6 (11) 2 Scotland Alan McManus
Scores: 94(59)-0; 60-72(52); 72-13; 85(80)-13; 29-99(65); 78(55)-28; 134(88)-0; 64(63)-10
50+ Breaks:
Hendry:
88, 80, 63, 59, 55
McManus:
65, 52
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2, 6-2
Hendry McManus Total
Points scored: 616 235 851
Avg. points/frame: 77 29.38 106.38
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hendry 2 1 - 2 - - 5
McManus 1 1 - - - - 2
Quarter-final Scotland John Higgins 6 (11) 4 England Jimmy White
Played:
2000-03-24
Scores: 147(147)-0; 77(77)-0; 81-18; 56(50)-70(70); 88(82)-0; 46-67; 16-61(50); 71(53)-1; 17-61; 61(57)-51
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
147, 82, 77, 57, 53, 50
White:
70, 50
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3, 5-4, 6-4
Referee: England Colin Brinded
Higgins White Total
Points scored: 660 329 989
Avg. points/frame: 66 32.9 98.9
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins 3 - 1 1 - 1 6
White 1 - 1 - - - 2
Quarter-final England Ronnie O'Sullivan 6 (11) 4 Wales Matthew Stevens
Scores: 0-82(50); 73(53)-23; 82(65)-43; 82(82)-0; 36-86(85); 77(77)-8; 47-61(54); 81-0; 26-92(92); 98(94)-19
50+ Breaks:
O'Sullivan:
94, 82, 77, 65, 53
Stevens:
92, 85, 54, 50
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3, 5-4, 6-4
O'Sullivan Stevens Total
Points scored: 602 414 1016
Avg. points/frame: 60.2 41.4 101.6
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
O'Sullivan 1 1 1 1 1 - 5
Stevens 2 - - 1 1 - 4
Quarter-final England John Parrott 6 (11) 3 Wales Mark Williams
Scores: 73-2; 60(60)-72(54); 78-32; 50(50)-70(52); 70-17; 94(72)-16; 34-58; 67(58)-48; 61-51(50)
50+ Breaks:
Parrott:
72, 60, 58, 50
Williams:
54, 52, 50
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3, 6-3
Parrott Williams Total
Points scored: 587 366 953
Avg. points/frame: 65.22 40.67 105.89
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Parrott 2 1 1 - - - 4
Williams 3 - - - - - 3
Round 1 Scotland Alan McManus 6 (11) 4 Ireland Fergal O'Brien
Scores: 0-94; 73-38; 122(122)-4; 67-59(55); 37-71; 80-25; 59-8; 0-73(73); 0-84(84); 73-29
50+ Breaks:
McManus:
122
O'Brien:
84, 73, 55
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2, 5-3, 5-4, 6-4
McManus O'Brien Total
Points scored: 511 485 996
Avg. points/frame: 51.1 48.5 99.6
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
McManus - - - - - 1 1
O'Brien 1 - 1 1 - - 3
Round 1 England John Parrott 6 (11) 1 England Steve Davis
Scores: 20-78; 62-43; 69(69)-1; 68-54; 61-22; 93-43; 75-13
50+ Breaks:
Parrott:
69
Davis:

Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 6-1
Parrott Davis Total
Points scored: 448 254 702
Avg. points/frame: 64 36.29 100.29
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Parrott - 1 - - - - 1
Davis - - - - - - 0
Round 1 Wales Matthew Stevens 6 (11) 4 Ireland Ken Doherty
Scores: 58-22; 64-70(63); 72-56; 70(70)-0; 116(115)-1; 34-73; 5-72; 64-37; 46-55; 53-70
50+ Breaks:
Stevens:
115, 70
Doherty:
63
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3, 5-4, 5-5
Stevens Doherty Total
Points scored: 582 456 1038
Avg. points/frame: 58.2 45.6 103.8
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Stevens - - 1 - - 1 2
Doherty - 1 - - - - 1
Round 1 England Jimmy White 6 (11) 4 England Stephen Lee
Scores: 0-132(132); 1-62; 28-60(59); 78(65)-0; 79(78)-31; 99(99)-0; 71-0; 60-4; 15-71(56); 66-0
50+ Breaks:
White:
99, 78, 65
Lee:
132, 59, 56
Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 0-3, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3, 5-4, 6-4
White Lee Total
Points scored: 497 360 857
Avg. points/frame: 49.7 36 85.7
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
White - 1 1 - 1 - 3
Lee 2 - - - - 1 3