2001 Malta Grand Prix

Status: Professional Invitational
Season: 2000-2001
Dates: February 21st 2001 - February 25th 2001
Qualifying dates: No qualifier dates available
Location: Malta Mediterranean Conference Centre, Valetta, Malta
Sponsor: Rothmans
Broadcaster: None
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Amount 18 17 12 6 3 7 63
Frame rate 6.39 6.76 9.58 19.17 38.33 16.43 1.83
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
10 2 12
Matches: 15
Frames: 115
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 7 7
Prize fund: GBP 36,000
Points scored: 11,693
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Final Scotland Stephen Hendry 7 (13) 1 Wales Mark Williams
Played:
2001-02-25
Scores: 20-75; 74(57)-41; 147(147)-0; 79(70)-35; 61(56)-46; 77-0; 87(87)-7; 59-50
50+ Breaks:
Hendry:
147, 87, 70, 57, 56
Williams:

Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 6-1, 7-1
Referee: Malta Paul Galea
Hendry Williams Total
Points scored: 604 254 858
Avg. points/frame: 75.5 31.75 107.25
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hendry 2 - 1 1 - 1 5
Williams - - - - - - 0
Semi-final Scotland Stephen Hendry 6 (11) 4 Scotland John Higgins
Scores: 62-25; 94(57)-32; 0-98(60); 57(57)-63(63); 64-58; 64-32; 40-75(75); 100(100)-0; 36-63; 63-62
50+ Breaks:
Hendry:
100, 57, 57
Higgins:
75, 63, 60
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3, 5-4, 6-4
Hendry Higgins Total
Points scored: 580 508 1088
Avg. points/frame: 58 50.8 108.8
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hendry 2 - - - - 1 3
Higgins - 2 1 - - - 3
Semi-final Wales Mark Williams 6 (11) 4 Ireland Fergal O'Brien
Scores: 71(62)-24; 0-97(97); 41-65; 8-75(56); 17-57; 74(57)-23; 67-24; 69-48; 67-62(62); 58-5
50+ Breaks:
Williams:
62, 57
O'Brien:
97, 62, 56
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 1-3, 1-4, 2-4, 3-4, 4-4, 5-4, 6-4
Williams O'Brien Total
Points scored: 472 480 952
Avg. points/frame: 47.2 48 95.2
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Williams 1 1 - - - - 2
O'Brien 1 1 - - 1 - 3
Group Ireland Ken Doherty 5 (9) 1 Malta Alex Borg
Scores: 115(115)-0; 95(73)-28; 60-72; 132(131)-0; 90(77)-1; 92(79)-32
50+ Breaks:
Doherty:
131, 115, 79, 77, 73
Borg:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
Doherty Borg Total
Points scored: 584 133 717
Avg. points/frame: 97.33 22.17 119.5
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Doherty - - 3 - - 2 5
Borg - - - - - - 0
Group Malta Tony Drago 5 (9) 3 England Paul Hunter
Scores: 57-64; 76(65)-23; 57-48; 83-14; 64-16; 0-77(77); 0-79(57); 70-9
50+ Breaks:
Drago:
65
Hunter:
77, 57
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3
Drago Hunter Total
Points scored: 407 330 737
Avg. points/frame: 50.88 41.25 92.13
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Drago - 1 - - - - 1
Hunter 1 - 1 - - - 2
Group Scotland Stephen Hendry 5 (9) 1 Malta Joe Grech
Scores: 61-47; 85(73)-23; 78(69)-0; 27-62; 120(118)-0; 68-49
50+ Breaks:
Hendry:
118, 73, 69
Grech:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
Hendry Grech Total
Points scored: 439 181 620
Avg. points/frame: 73.17 30.17 103.33
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hendry - 1 1 - - 1 3
Grech - - - - - - 0
Group Scotland Stephen Hendry 5 (9) 3 Wales Matthew Stevens
Scores: 12-96(95); 125(118)-10; 67-55; 61-1; 69(67)-0; 42-78(60); 0-75(69); 67-45
50+ Breaks:
Hendry:
118, 67
Stevens:
95, 69, 60
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3
Hendry Stevens Total
Points scored: 443 360 803
Avg. points/frame: 55.38 45 100.38
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hendry - 1 - - - 1 2
Stevens - 2 - - 1 - 3
Group Scotland John Higgins 5 (9) 0 Malta Alex Borg
Scores: 91(83)-32; 73(73)-9; 104(81)-21; 63-49; 118(77)-0
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
83, 81, 77, 73
Borg:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0
Higgins Borg Total
Points scored: 449 111 560
Avg. points/frame: 89.8 22.2 112
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins - - 2 2 - - 4
Borg - - - - - - 0
Group Scotland John Higgins 5 (9) 2 Ireland Ken Doherty
Scores: 75(64)-56(56); 109(57)-0; 43-72; 93(87)-0; 14-77(66); 74-37; 78(78)-0
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
87, 78, 64, 57
Doherty:
66, 56
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
Higgins Doherty Total
Points scored: 486 242 728
Avg. points/frame: 69.43 34.57 104
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins 1 1 1 1 - - 4
Doherty 1 1 - - - - 2
Group England Stephen Lee 5 (9) 3 Northern Ireland Joe Swail
Scores: 89(50)-24; 77(51)-28; 55-71; 8-119(54); 91(86)-6; 62-75(60); 93(93)-34; 59-1
50+ Breaks:
Lee:
93, 86, 51, 50
Swail:
60, 54
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
Lee Swail Total
Points scored: 534 358 892
Avg. points/frame: 66.75 44.75 111.5
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Lee 2 - - 1 1 - 4
Swail 1 1 - - - - 2
Group Ireland Fergal O'Brien 5 (9) 3 Northern Ireland Joe Swail
Scores: 58-57; 73-68; 72-27; 31-62; 0-81(73); 136(71)-4; 1-71(62); 69-32
50+ Breaks:
O'Brien:
71
Swail:
73, 62
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3
O'Brien Swail Total
Points scored: 440 402 842
Avg. points/frame: 55 50.25 105.25
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
O'Brien - - 1 - - - 1
Swail - 1 1 - - - 2
Group Ireland Fergal O'Brien 5 (9) 4 England Stephen Lee
Scores: 121(112)-1; 48-60; 40-65; 66-16; 6-86(57); 74(54)-27; 12-72; 68-52; 64(59)-17
50+ Breaks:
O'Brien:
112, 59, 54
Lee:
57
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 2-3, 3-3, 3-4, 4-4, 5-4
O'Brien Lee Total
Points scored: 499 396 895
Avg. points/frame: 55.44 44 99.44
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
O'Brien 2 - - - - 1 3
Lee 1 - - - - - 1
Group Wales Matthew Stevens 5 (9) 3 Malta Joe Grech
Scores: 2-55; 10-89(51); 19-97(66); 69-31; 91(62)-20; 86(54)-25; 62-38; 81(80)-0
50+ Breaks:
Stevens:
80, 62, 54
Grech:
66, 51
Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 0-3, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
Stevens Grech Total
Points scored: 420 355 775
Avg. points/frame: 52.5 44.38 96.88
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Stevens 1 1 - 1 - - 3
Grech 1 1 - - - - 2
Group Wales Mark Williams 5 (9) 2 England Paul Hunter
Scores: 27-61; 66-32; 5-83(63); 69-13; 67-2; 79-8; 71-34
50+ Breaks:
Williams:

Hunter:
63
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
Williams Hunter Total
Points scored: 384 233 617
Avg. points/frame: 54.86 33.29 88.14
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Williams - - - - - - 0
Hunter - 1 - - - - 1
Group Wales Mark Williams 5 (9) 2 Malta Tony Drago
Scores: 10-58; 31-79; 67(54)-23; 65(65)-24; 72-43; 84-0; 51-2
50+ Breaks:
Williams:
65, 54
Drago:

Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
Williams Drago Total
Points scored: 380 229 609
Avg. points/frame: 54.29 32.71 87
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Williams 1 1 - - - - 2
Drago - - - - - - 0