1988 Masters

Status: Professional Invitational
Season: 1987-1988
Dates: January 24th 1988 - January 31st 1988
Qualifying dates: No qualifier dates available
Location: England Wembley Conference Centre, London, England
Sponsor: Benson and Hedges
Broadcaster: None
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Amount 24 8 8 2 3 2 47
Frame rate 5.04 15.13 15.13 60.5 40.33 60.5 2.57
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
16 0 16
Matches: 15
Frames: 121
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 2 2
Prize fund: GBP 225,000
Points scored: 12,480
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Final England Steve Davis 9 (17) 0 England Mike Hallett
Scores: 68(51)-55; 130(126)-0; 87-25; 75-20; 99(72)-28; 98-27; 70(53)-33; 59-46
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
126, 72, 53, 51
Hallett:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0, 6-0, 7-0, 8-0
Match was broadcast
Davis Hallett Total
Points scored: 686 234 920
Avg. points/frame: 76.22 26 102.22
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis 2 - 1 - - 1 4
Hallett - - - - - - 0
Semi-final England Steve Davis 6 (11) 3 England Joe Johnson
Scores: 46-58; 69-7; 74-22; 42-54; 117(64,53)-12; 73-10; 68-10; 25-82; 70-39
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
64, 53
Johnson:

Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2, 5-3, 6-3
Match was broadcast
Davis Johnson Total
Points scored: 584 294 878
Avg. points/frame: 64.89 32.67 97.56
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis 1 1 - - - - 2
Johnson - - - - - - 0
Semi-final England Mike Hallett 6 (11) 5 England John Parrott
Scores: 94(53)-41; 25-70; 84-0; 24-73(68); 81-54; 51-64; 93-28; 93(62)-0; 26-74; 45-62; 71-65
50+ Breaks:
Hallett:
62, 53
Parrott:
68
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3, 5-4, 5-5, 6-5
Match was broadcast
Hallett Parrott Total
Points scored: 687 531 1218
Avg. points/frame: 62.45 48.27 110.73
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hallett 1 1 - - - - 2
Parrott - 1 - - - - 1
Quarter-final England Steve Davis 5 (9) 0 Wales Terry Griffiths
Scores: 75-32; 68(58)-32; 75(53)-!; 68-54(54); 45-42
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
58, 53
Griffiths:
54
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0
Match was broadcast
Davis Griffiths Total
Points scored: 331 160 491
Avg. points/frame: 66.2 32 98.2
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis 2 - - - - - 2
Griffiths 1 - - - - - 1
Quarter-final England Mike Hallett 5 (9) 2 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins
Scores: 45-68; 107-14; 78-18; 46-65; 67-16; 66-38; 85(53)-20
50+ Breaks:
Hallett:
53
Higgins:

Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
Match was broadcast
Hallett Higgins Total
Points scored: 494 239 733
Avg. points/frame: 70.57 34.14 104.71
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hallett 1 - - - - - 1
Higgins - - - - - - 0
Quarter-final England Joe Johnson 5 (9) 3 England Jimmy White
Scores: 63-52; 51(50)-88; 0-98(98); 73-23; 62-39; 76(54)-14; 18-66(56); 79-54
50+ Breaks:
Johnson:
54, 50
White:
98, 56
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3
Match was broadcast
Johnson White Total
Points scored: 422 434 856
Avg. points/frame: 52.75 54.25 107
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Johnson 2 - - - - - 2
White 1 - - - 1 - 2
Quarter-final England John Parrott 5 (9) 4 Canada Cliff Thorburn
Scores: 1-119; 45-56; 84(60)-33; 34-54; 70-56; 67-36; 99(80)-19; 34-82(75); 58-46
50+ Breaks:
Parrott:
80, 60
Thorburn:
75
Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 1-2, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4
Match was broadcast
Parrott Thorburn Total
Points scored: 492 501 993
Avg. points/frame: 54.67 55.67 110.33
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Parrott - 1 - 1 - - 2
Thorburn - - 1 - - - 1
Last 16 England Steve Davis 5 (9) 2 England Dean Reynolds
Scores: 93(64)-25; 10-88; 42-85(80); 98(95)-21; 83(51)-13; 67-56; 59(57)-13
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
95, 64, 57, 51
Reynolds:
80
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
Match was broadcast
Davis Reynolds Total
Points scored: 452 301 753
Avg. points/frame: 64.57 43 107.57
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis 2 1 - - 1 - 4
Reynolds - - - 1 - - 1
Last 16 Wales Terry Griffiths 5 (9) 3 South Africa Silvino Francisco
Scores: 88(68)-17; 60-39; 62-69; 50(50)-71; 70(70)-11; 92(61)-13; 4-67; 69-44
50+ Breaks:
Griffiths:
70, 68, 61, 50
Francisco:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3
Match was broadcast
Griffiths Francisco Total
Points scored: 495 331 826
Avg. points/frame: 61.88 41.38 103.25
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Griffiths 1 2 1 - - - 4
Francisco - - - - - - 0
Last 16 England Mike Hallett 5 (9) 3 Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor
Scores: 96(74)-0; 78(50)-54; 69-20; 4-90(51); 53-82; 1-67; 76-0; 80(53)-46
50+ Breaks:
Hallett:
74, 53, 50
Taylor:
51
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
Match was broadcast
Hallett Taylor Total
Points scored: 457 359 816
Avg. points/frame: 57.13 44.88 102
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hallett 2 - 1 - - - 3
Taylor 1 - - - - - 1
Last 16 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins 5 (9) 4 England Tony Knowles
Scores: 23-98; 30-84; 72-55; 17-69(50); 94-10; 59-34; 8-88; 60-12; 82(75)-0
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
75
Knowles:
50
Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 1-2, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 3-4, 4-4, 5-4
Match was broadcast
Higgins Knowles Total
Points scored: 445 450 895
Avg. points/frame: 49.44 50 99.44
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins - - 1 - - - 1
Knowles 1 - - - - - 1
Last 16 England Joe Johnson 5 (9) 4 England Willie Thorne
Scores: 11-97(91); 76(54)-13; 0-106(66); 77(53)-40; 65-58; 62-22; 8-79(73); 24-65(58); 69-61
50+ Breaks:
Johnson:
54, 53
Thorne:
91, 73, 66, 58
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4
Match was broadcast
Johnson Thorne Total
Points scored: 392 541 933
Avg. points/frame: 43.56 60.11 103.67
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Johnson 2 - - - - - 2
Thorne 1 1 1 - 1 - 4
Last 16 England John Parrott 5 (9) 4 England Neal Foulds
Scores: 22-81; 36-82(76); 85-30; 16-60; 12-87; 105(105)-0; 76-9; 60-28; 68-60(58)
50+ Breaks:
Parrott:
105
Foulds:
76, 58
Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 1-2, 1-3, 1-4, 2-4, 3-4, 4-4, 5-4
Match was broadcast
Parrott Foulds Total
Points scored: 480 437 917
Avg. points/frame: 53.33 48.56 101.89
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Parrott - - - - - 1 1
Foulds 1 - 1 - - - 2
Last 16 Canada Cliff Thorburn 5 (9) 3 England Rex Williams
Scores: 55-15; 82-20; 10-65; 12-72; 67-42; 80-6; 4-75(59); 60-7
50+ Breaks:
Thorburn:

Williams:
59
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3
Match was broadcast
Thorburn Williams Total
Points scored: 370 302 672
Avg. points/frame: 46.25 37.75 84
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Thorburn - - - - - - 0
Williams 1 - - - - - 1
Last 16 England Jimmy White 5 (9) 0 Wales Doug Mountjoy
Scores: 69-51; 93(73)-8; 63-56; 80-37; 67(56)-55
50+ Breaks:
White:
73, 56
Mountjoy:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0
Match was broadcast
White Mountjoy Total
Points scored: 372 207 579
Avg. points/frame: 74.4 41.4 115.8
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
White 1 - 1 - - - 2
Mountjoy - - - - - - 0