1979 Irish Professional Championship

Status: Professional Non-ranking
Season: 1978-1979
Dates: March 1st 1979
Qualifying dates: No qualifier dates available
Location: Northern Ireland Ulster Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Sponsor: Smithwicks
Broadcaster: None
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Amount - - - 1 - 3 4
Frame rate - - - 33 - 11 8.25
Note: Dates tournament was held unknown. The above dates are placeholders.
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
2 0 2
Matches: 1
Frames: 33
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 3 3
Prize fund: GBP 2,000
Points scored: 3,917
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Final Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 21 (41) 12 Ireland Patsy Fagan
Scores: 112-14; 73-51; 82-30; 58-84; 60-77; 79-43; 76-49; 90-29; 27-109(88); 22-90; 96-29; 37-86; 41-82; 83-44; 98-30; 102-39; 79-1; 20-65; 79-20; 82-49; 100-34; 112(112)-19; 80-22; 122-1; 5-55; 79-40; 46-60; 56-59; 72-42; 129(124)-0; 107-7; 17-122; 67-47
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
124, 112
Fagan:
88
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2, 6-2, 6-3, 6-4, 7-4, 7-5, 7-6, 8-6, 9-6, 10-6, 11-6, 11-7, 12-7, 13-7, 14-7, 15-7, 16-7, 17-7, 17-8, 18-8, 18-9, 18-10, 19-10, 20-10, 21-10, 21-11, 22-11
Higgins Fagan Total
Points scored: 2388 1529 3917
Avg. points/frame: 72.36 46.33 118.7
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins - - - - - 3 3
Fagan - - - 1 - - 1